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Reader Systems


Colony counting on multiple plate formats

The AID bacSpot, a single plate Colony Counter and Zone Sizer was designed for low to medium throughput labs.

The system can be obtained either as a single reader or in a hardware package together with one of the robotic systems.

Plate formats to be analyzed can be various, ranging from 60 mm, 90 mm and 150 mm round agar plates to a maximum of 10 cm x 10 cm square agar plates.

Analysis time is less than 5 seconds per plate.

Barcode reader on demand.




  • Various plate formats from 60 mm to 90 mm agar plates + square plates
  • High resolution images with a firewire connected digital camera
  • Transmitted and reflected long life LED illumination
  • Controlled by a high-end PC
  • Data export to Excel, LIMS, .txt-files

Here you can download our current product overview.