Model 260
Model 260
Option: Quick sample access
Variant: divided inner door
Fail-safe CO₂ automatic diagnosis system for protecting the pH of cell cultures
DuoDoor™ system: Unit door and glass door can be opened with one handle
Accessories: stacking frame, stacking adapter, base frame
Accessories: Shaker Professional and Universal
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Model CB 260 | CO2 incubators with hot air sterilization and heat sterilizable CO2 sensor

  • Safe – cell cultures receive maximum protection against contamination
  • Reliable – constant well-being conditions for the cells
  • Smart – simple routine cleaning and convenient operation
  • Economical – efficient operation without consumables

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Product description

The powerful and versatile CB CO₂ incubator is suitable for cell-based assays in drug and medical research. This BINDER incubator is even suitable for complex cultivation experiments or individual environments with hypoxic conditions thanks to its comprehensive assortment of options and accessories.

Important characteristics

  • Optimized double-pan humidification system with condensation protection
  • Tried-and-tested anti-contamination concept with 180°C hot air sterilization
  • Hot-air sterilizable CO₂ sensor with single-beam infrared technology
  • Seamless inner chamber made of stainless steel with flanges as shelf support system
  • Fanless interior with Venturi CO₂ gas mixing nozzle
  • Intuitive touchscreen controller
  • Internal data recording, can be read out in open format via USB interface
  • Fault diagnosis system with visual and acoustic alarm
  • Interfaces: Ethernet, USB, zero-voltage alarm contact
  • Fail-safe CO₂ system for protecting the pH of cell cultures

Technical specifications






Article Number9640-00139640-00149640-00159640-0016
Option modelStandard

with O2 control 0.2–20%


with O2 control 0.2–20%

Performance Data Temperature
Temperature range+5 °C above ambient temperature to 60 °C+6 °C above ambient temperature to 60 °C+5 °C above ambient temperature to 60 °C+6 °C above ambient temperature to 60 °C
Temperature uniformity at 37°C0.4 ± K0.4 ± K0.4 ± K0.4 ± K
Temperature fluctuation at 37°C0.1 ± K0.1 ± K0.1 ± K0.1 ± K
Recovery time after door was opened for 30 s at 37°C6 min6 min6 min6 min
Performance Data Climate
Humidity range90 ...95 % r.F.90 ...95 % r.F.90 ...95 % r.F.90 ...95 % r.F.
Gas Data
CO₂ range0 ...20 Vol.-% CO20 ...20 Vol.-% CO20 ...20 Vol.-% CO20 ...20 Vol.-% CO2
CO₂ measuring technologyIRIRIRIR
CO₂ recovery time after door was opened for 30 s at 5 vol. % CO₂5 min5 min5 min5 min
Standard O₂ control range0.2 ...20 Vol.-% O20.2 ...20 Vol.-% O2
O₂ control ranges with option: O₂ range10 ...90 Vol.-% O210 ...90 Vol.-% O2
O₂ recovery time after door was opened for 30 s at 5 vol. % O₂15 min15 min
Electrical data
Rated Voltage200...230 V200...230 V100...120 V100...120 V
Power frequency50/60 Hz50/60 Hz50/60 Hz50/60 Hz
Nominal power1,5 kW1,5 kW1,5 kW1,5 kW
Unit fuse10,0 A10,0 A16,0 A16,0 A
Phase (Nominal voltage)1~1~1~1~
Interior volume267 L267 L267 L267 L
Net weight of the unit (empty)125 kg125 kg125 kg125 kg
Load per rack10 kg10 kg10 kg10 kg
Permitted load40 kg40 kg40 kg40 kg
Wall clearance back100 mm100 mm100 mm100 mm
Wall clearance sidewise50 mm50 mm50 mm50 mm
Housing dimensions not incl. fittings and connections
Width net740 mm740 mm740 mm740 mm
Height net1,020 mm1,020 mm1,020 mm1,020 mm
Depth net785 mm785 mm785 mm785 mm
Internal Dimensions
Interior width620 mm620 mm620 mm620 mm
Interior height750 mm750 mm750 mm750 mm
Interior depth575 mm575 mm575 mm575 mm
Inner doors1111
Unit doors1111
Environment-specific data
Sound-pressure level41 dB(A)41 dB(A)41 dB(A)41 dB(A)
Energy consumption at 37°C65 Wh/h65 Wh/h65 Wh/h65 Wh/h
Number of shelves (std./max.)3/83/83/83/8


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