LMS Drosophila Cooled Incubator for Fruit Fly Research, 120 Litres Capacity

Drosophila is a genus of flies, belonging to the family Drosophilidae, whose members are often called "small fruit flies" or pomace flies, vinegar flies, or wine flies, a reference to the characteristic of many species to linger around overripe or rotting fruit  


  • Temperature Range -10°C to +50°C 
  • Programmable - Yes
  • Exterior - White Stove Enamelled Mild Steel
  • Interior - White
  • Insulation - Foamed Polyurethane
  • External Dimensions (mm) (HWD) - 1080 x 520 x 680
  • Shelf Size - 420 x 386mm
  • Capacity - 120 Litres
  • Number of Shelves - 3

The LMS Series 1A Cooled Incubator is a reliable and accurate Temperature controlled cabinet (-10°C to +50°C) designed for optimum performance and reliability. The design of the purpose built incubator facilitates the addition of optional extras to provide greater flexibility for individual use, making it suitable for a wide range of applications including:-

  • The study of growth patterns of plants and insects
  • B.O.D.Tests
  • Seed germination & vernalisation
  • Tissue culture
  • Enzyme testing
  • Serum studies
  • Immunology
  • Fruit fly culture
  • Sample storage
  • Product shelf life tests
  • £3720.00

The LMS Series 1A Cooled Incubator is a reliable and accurate Temperature controlled cabinet (-10°C to +50°C ) which has proved its worth over many years in laboratories both in the UK and overseas. This bench top or under bench model is purposely designed to facilitate small workloads, whilst maintaining the full functionality of the larger models. With space being a premium within most laboratories the model 80 with its small footprint will fit almost anywhere.


  • Digital control with digital readout
  • Fan assisted air circulation via premixing chamber
  • Full P.I.D. heating/cooling control to ensure stable internal temperature
  • Pre-set 70C safety cutout for total cabinet protection
  • Electronics RF and TV suppressed
  • Hermetically sealed refrigeration system
  • Self-evaporating condensate drip-tray
  • Door Lock White plastic coated wire shelves
  • RS 232 interface 


  • Controls easy to read and simple to use
  • Temperature range -10C to +50C (excluding interior illumination) with average variation of +/- 0.5C
    and fluctuation of 0.1C with average workload 
  • Temperature set by direct reading digital controller 

Optional Extras

  • Automatic dual temperature control
  • Interior Fluorescent/u.v. lighting
  • Inner clear perspex door
  • Built in chart recorder
  • Manual high/low temperature audible and visual alarm system with safety cut-out
  • Access porthole
  • Special evaporator for corrosive conditions
  • Internal socket outlet
  • RS485 interface
  • Fully programmable controller 
  • Configuration software for Windows (for use with fully programmable controller
  • Pre-programming service, up to 5 different programs
    • SKU
    • Commodity Codes
  • Gross Capacity (L)
  • Dimensions HxWxD (mm)
    1080 x 520 x 680
  • Temperature Range (°C)
    -10°C to +50°C
  • Construction
    White Interior and White Stove Enamelled Mild Steel Exterior
  • Manufacturer

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