Vernon Hills, Ill.— For the very first time, and with the use of an online configurator, customers can customize their own colorful, sleek, and technology-rich Stuart hotplate stirrer. Individuals can select from a variety of parameters including model type, interface, surface, and color. Each unit can be designed to unique specifications, built for its specific application, and is personal to the owner.

Cole-Parmer's Stuart® customizable hotplate stirrersCole-Parmer's Stuart® customizable hotplate stirrers come in a variety of colors.Credit: Cole-ParmerThe range comprises three versions: hotplate, stirrer, or hotplate stirrer, and three interfaces to choose from analog, digital, and premium, with the latter boasting enhanced versatility. The former two are available in white, black, and blue, while the premium is supplied in an additional five colors: pink, avocado, tangerine, red, and ultraviolet.

All three versions offer minimal storage and footprint, accommodation for a retort stand to receive an external temperature probe, while an independent hot light LED clearly shows when instrument temperature is over 50°C, making it safe even when the unit is unplugged. These latest additions mean researchers have even greater control over their experiments and processes, while making their lab safer.

Each unit is robust and has a host of user-friendly features that will keep individuals safe including chemically toughened glass interface, glass ceramic, or ceramic-coated aluminum hotplate, and an independent hot-warning light. They also have temperature sensor compatibility, programming with built-in timer (Premium version only), and 50 to 2000 rpm.

Since 1955, Cole-Parmer has been a leading global source of fluid handling, test & measurement, and biosciences products, instrumentation, equipment, and supplies. We are proven experts in the fields of temperature measurement, spectroscopy, fluid handling, sample preparation & handling, and chromatography. Our products and instruments are used extensively in the industrial, pharmaceutical, life sciences, environmental, and food & beverage industries. Our portfolio of unique industry-leading brands includes Argos Technologies®, Digi-Sense®, Electrothermal®, Environmental Express®, Ismatec®, Jenway®, Kinesis®, Masterflex®, Oakton®, PCRmax®, Stuart®, Techne®, TELOS®, Traceable®, Vaplock,™ and partner with a number of key suppliers with industry leading products. 

Cole-Parmer is globally renowned for our highly responsive customer service and experienced application specialists providing exceptional technical support. Pipette service and calibration and instrument service facilities are also available in our North America and European locations. For more information, contact Cole-Parmer, 625 East Bunker Court, Vernon Hills, IL 60061. In the US, call 1-800-323-4340. International customers call 1-847-549-7600.