IKA Magnetic Stirrers: RCT Basic

IKA’s bestselling magnetic stirrer; the RCT basic offers a powerful motor for a greater range of speeds coupled with an additional temperature control mode for quicker heating of the medium.

Key Features

  • Integrated temperature control
  • PT 1000 temperature sensor (PT 1000.60) included as standard
  • Exact temperature and speed can be set via digital display, even when switched off
  • Assigned safety temperature limit is digitally displayed
  • Hot Top indicator highlights hot surfaces to prevent risk of burns
  • Digital error code display
  • Protection cover (H 100) included as standard
  • Aluminum heating plate, developed for optimum heat transfer
  • Adjustable safety circuit of heating plate, allowing for temperatures of 50 °C - 360 °C
  • Safety magnetic stirrer with heating, allowing for unsupervised operation
  • Bushing according to DIN 12878 for connecting a contact thermometer (for example ETS-D5) to enable precision temperature control
  • Improved heat control technology delivers a high level of safety
  • Enclosed assembly (IP 42) guarantees long service life with minimum maintenance
  • Improved magnetic adhesion
  • Maximum stirring quantity (H2O) of 20 liters
  • Speed range of 50 – 1,500 rpm
  • Temperature range of RT - 310 °C

Package Includes

  • RCT basic
  • ETS-D5
  • H 44 Boss head clamp
  • H 38 Holding rod
  • H 16 V Support rod

Technical Data

  • Heating temperature max.: 310 °C
  • Heating rate heating plate: 6.5 K/min
  • Heating temperature min.: Room temp. + device self heating °C
  • Adjustable safety circuit min.: 50 °C
  • Adjustable safety circuit max.: 360 °C
  • Heat output: 600 W
  • Speed min.: 50 rpm
  • Speed max.: 1500 rpm
  • Frequency: 50/60 Hz
  • Stirring quantity max. per stirring position (H2O): 20 l
  • Stirring bar length max.: 80 mm
  • Motor rating output: 9 W
  • Set-up plate dimensions: Ø 135 mm
  • Self-heating of the hotplate by max. stirring (RT: 22 °C/duration: 1 h): 28+K
  • Height: 85 mm
  • Depth: 270 mm
  • Weight: 2.5 kg
  • Power input: 650 W
  • Voltage: 220 - 230/115/100 V
  • Width: 160 mm
  • Setting accuracy speed: 10 rpm
  • Temperature setting range min.: 0 °C
  • Stirring bar length min.: 20 mm
  • Temperature setting range max.: 310 °C
  • Temperature setting resolution of heating plate: 1 K
  • Temperature setting resolution of medium: 1 K
  • Permissible relative humidity: 80%
  • Permissible ambient temperature max.: 40 °C
  • Intermittend mode: no
  • Automatic reverse rotation: no
  • pH measurement: no
  • Graph function: no
  • Programs: no
  • Speed display set-value: LED
  • Direction of rotation: right
  • Speed control: Turning knob
  • Timer: no
  • Weighing function: no
  • Viscosity trend measurement: no
  • Break detection stirring bar: no
  • RS 232 interface: no
  • Analog output: no
  • Temperature display actual-value: LED
  • Temperature display set-value: LED
  • Temperature unit: °C
  • Sensor in medium detection (Error 5): yes
  • Permissible ambient temperature min.: 5 °C
  • Speed display actual-value: LED
  • Set-up plate material: Aluminium alloy
  • USB interface: no
  • Protection class according to DIN EN 60529: IP 42
  • Heat control: Turning knob
  • Connection for ext. temperature sensor: PT1000
  • Number of stirring positions: 1

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