Scan 500

Automatic colony counter

Ref. 436 000


- Efficiency

Scan 500 is an automatic color colony counter that offer quick, and traceable counting results. Widely used in food microbiology, it counts colonies and automatically saves all data to Excel™. Equipped with a digital camera and a powerful software, it connects to a PC via a USB connection.

-Traceability & High-performance


Key features

1. HIGH RESOLUTION AND PERFORMANCE
- Minimum colony size: 0.1 mm
- 1000 colonies CFU detected in 1 second
- Live image (zoom x28)
- Counts 30 dishes in 5 minutes (in real conditions with presettings)

2. COUNTS ON:

Petri dishes
Petri dishes
Chromogenic Petri dish
Chromogenic Petri dish
Boîte de Petri ensemencé en Spiral®
Boîte de Petri ensemencé en Spiral®
Inhibition zones
Inhibition zones

3. SOFTWARE EFFICIENCY
- All functions in 1 window
- Automatic optimization of the contrast, luminosity and sensitivity
- Automatic corrections of the agar defects
- Automatic separtion of confluent colonies
- Automatic elimination of counting grids
- Cross on each counted colony
- Polygonal exclusion areas
- Automatic adjustment of the counting area
- Automatic settings for more than 20 pres-set media (PCA/TSA, MRS, VRBL, TBX, TSC, Baird Parker, GVPC, L.Mono, YM and more…)

4. INHIBITION ZONE, AGAR WELL
- Rapid detection: up to 8 antibiotic sensitivities in 1 click
- Inhibition zones and agar wells can be manually added or deleted
- Built-in antibiotic database (CA-SFM, French Society of Microbiology)
- Precision of inhibition zone measurement: 0.3 mm
- Precision of agar well measurement: 0.3 mm

5. FULL TRACEABILITY
- Harmonization of the results within a team
- Automatic archiving and printing of data: pictures, comments & results
- External traceability (Session saved, Excel™, PDF, JPEG, BMP, Scan printed report)
- Internal traceability (Barcode, file archive, LIMS connection)
- Securization of the sessions (Compliance with 21 CFR part 11: system securization, operational controls and documentation management)

6. EXCELLENT REPRODUCIBILITY AND REPEATABILITY
- GLP (Good laboratory Practice)
- 21 CFR Part 11

Scan® SOFTWARE
Scan automatic colony counters use an exclusive software developped by INTERSCIENCE: evolutive, user-friendly and powerful.

There are numerous advantages in using Scan® counting software:
- Only one clic to count
- Only one setting cursor
- Traceability: automatic saving of data, Excel™ export

To try the demo version with your samples, please identify below or register here
  Download Scan® demo software

1. VISUALISATION WINDOW
Detected colonies are highlighted and marked with a cross.

2. PARAMETERS WINDOW
Only one cursor to optimize counting. customizable settings adaptable to any kind of agar.

3. RESULTS WINDOW
All previously recorded data can be checked anytime.

EASY DATA EXPORT
Scan software provides easy ways to export quickly your results:
- Work sessions saving
- PDF export
- JPEG, BMP export
- Results exported to Excel™
- Scan printed report

EXAMPLE OF A SCAN PRINTED REPORT
Check in a glance images before and after counting, complete sample information, comments and results.

Videos

 

Technical specifications

Technical specifications of the model.
Scroll down for the comparison with other models of the range.

Scan 500
Reference
436 000
Camera
CMOS color camera
Lens
M12 lens
Digital zoom
x 28
Resolution
1 megapixels
Counting time
Up to 1000 colonies per second
Minimum size colony
0.1 mm
Lighting
Long-life white LEDs / Dark Field
Lighting system
Automatic: 6 combinations, top and/or bottom light white or black background
Counting
Automatic, with manual control
Counting on Petri dishes
55-90 mm
Counting on pour, surface, Spiral and circle plated dishes
oui
Counting on chromogenic dishes
oui
Inhibition zone reader
oui
Results /Data export
Recountable Scan session, PDF report, JPEG, PNG, BMP, Excel™
Color detection
7 colors on the same dish
LIMS/SIL connection
oui
USB connection
oui
Languages
English, French, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Spanish, German
Dimensions (w x d x h)
28.5 x 26.5 x 29 cm
Weight
8.4 kg
Voltage
100-240 V ∼ 50/60 Hz
Power
20 W
Processor
(Quad-core recommended) Intel i3 or i5 or i7 or AMD FX 6000 or superior or better
Operating systems
Windows™: Seven™ (Service Pack 1) or 8 or 10
Frequency
2.4 Ghz or superior
RAM
4 Go minimum (8 Go recommended)
Graphic card
AMD or NVIDIA (chipsets are not recommended)
Equipment
USB 2.0 port
Screen
1280 X 1024 pixels and superior
Computer
Desktop recommended
Hardware
Stainless steel
Software update (after registration)
3 years
Guarantee (after registration)
3 years
In conformity with
21 CFR part 11, ISO 7218 and AOAC 977.27

Delivered with : 1 Scan software / 1 15 V power supply / 1 connection cables / 3 control dishes / 1 user’s manual / 1 quick user guide

Comparison with other models of the range
Scan 300Scan 500Scan 1200Scan 4000
Reference
436 300
436 000
437 000
438 000
Camera
Color camera
CMOS
Color camera
HD CCD
Color camera
ultra HD CMOS
Lens
M12 lens
HD japanese lens
Ultra HD japanese lens
Digital zoom
x 28
x 69
Resolution
1 megapixels
1.2 megapixels
5 megapixels
Counting time
Up to 1000 colonies per second
Minimum size colony
0.1 mm
0.05 mm
Lighting technology
Long-life white LEDs / Dark Field
White LED Dome
Lighting system
Automatic 6 combinations, white top and/or bottom lighting, black background
Automatic 7 combinations, white top and/or bottom lighting, black background
Counting
Automatic with manual control
Counting on Petri dishes
Ø 55-90 mm
Round Petri dishes : Ø 55-150 mm
120 mm square Petri dishes
Counting on pour, surface, Spiral and circle plated dishes
oui
Counting on chromogenic dishes
-
oui
Inhibition zone reader
-
oui
Counting on PetriFilm™
-
oui
Counting on MC-Media Pads™
-
oui
Counting on Compact Dry™
-
oui
Counting on filtration membranes
-
oui
Automatic separation of clustered colonies
oui
Data export
Printed report, PDF, jpg, png, bmp, Excel™ recountable session
Color detection
-
7 colors on the same dish + 1 color to exclude
Creation of polygonal exclusion zones
oui
Manual control to add or substract colonies
oui
LIMS connection
oui
USB connection
oui
Compatible with DataLink traceability system
oui
Languages
French, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Spanish, German
Dimensions (w x d x h)
28.5 x 26.5 x 29 cm
28.5 x 26.5 x 37.5 cm
47 x 47 x 64 cm
Weight
8.4 kg
9.4 kg
25 kg
Voltage and frequency
100-240 V∼ 50-60 Hz
Max power
20 W
140 W
Processor
(Quad-core recommended) Intel i3 or i5 or i7 or AMD FX 6000 or superior
or better
(Quad-core recommended) Intel i5 or i7
or AMD FX 6000 or superior
Operating system
Windows™: Seven™ (Service Pack 1) or 8 or 10
Frequency
2.4 Ghz or superior
2.8 Ghz or superior
RAM
4 Go minimum (8 Go recommended)
8 Go or more
Graphic card
AMD ou NVIDIA (chipsets are not recommended)
Equipement
USB 2.0 port
USB 2.0 port, USB 3.0 port
Screen
1280 X 1024 pixels and superior
Computer
Desktop recommended
Hardware
All stainless steel
Softare update
3 year
Warranty
3-year
In conformity with
21 CFR part 11, ISO 7218 and AOAC 977.27

Certified

  • Products made for INTERSCIENCE by Interlab, an ISO 9001 certified company.

Accessories

410 100 - dataLink
410 100 - dataLink
410 110 - Sticker for printer
410 110 - Sticker for printer
436 005 - Adaptor for Petri dish (55 mm)
436 005 - Adaptor for Petri dish (55 mm)
No picture
522 000 - Bar-code reader
522 000 - Bar-code reader
DataLink™ Sticker for printer Adaptor for Petri dish (55 mm) Computer for automatic counters Bar-code reader
Ref. 410 100 Ref. 410 110 Ref. 436 005 Ref. 436 100 Ref. 522 000

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Downloads

Please go to the Download section for :
High-definition photos / Illustrations / Videos / Scientific articles / Various marketing tools

- DEMO VERSION
To try the Scan demo version with your samples, please identify below or register here:
  Download Scan® demo software

- TECHNICAL FILE
Scan Technical file

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- BROCHURE
Scan range brochure

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