Swift™ MaxPro Thermal Cyclers
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Swift MaxPro is the Esco's Most Popular 2nd Generation Thermal Cyclers, which Combines Outstanding Flexibility and Ease of Use with Excellent Temperature Performance.

Swift MaxPro thermal cyclers offer 5 interchangeable blocks designed to meet critical requirements for Gradient PCR, Touch Down PCR, High Throughput PCR and In Situ PCR; using a variety of PCR tubes, strips, plates and slides. Swift MaxPro Thermal cyclers feature precisely tuned and tested AeonStarTM peltier modules, and unique IsoHeatTM temperature control technology with proprietary control algorithms. They deliver high heating and cooling rates, with excellent temperature accuracy and uniformity. SmartDriveTM automatic block recognition increases user convenience. MaxManagerTM software enables the remote control of up to 30 MaxPro thermal cyclers via one PC.

Key Benefits:
  • Flexibility
  • Uniformity 
  • Humanistic design
  • Information secured

  • Humanistic Design
    • The Peltier module, electronics and sensors are precision tuned and tested to ensure the longest operating lifespan possible. 
    • Pre-programmed methods provide easy choice. 
    • Easy, graphical programming for temperature, holding time, ramp rate, pause and other functions. 
    • Large memory stores up to 100 individual methods in equipment; unlimited methods on USB memory stick or PC. 
    • Large-screen interface for all functions. 
    • Multi-block capability with automatic block recognition software minimizes the need for manual settings. 
    • Automatic restart saves set points and resumes process in the event of power interruption. 
  • Information Secured
    • Password protection guarantees secure system access. 
    • PC management software allows you to control up to 30 MaxPro thermal cyclers via one PC. 
  • Uniformity
    • Adjustable hot lid temperature and ramp rate. 
  • Flexibility
    • Powerful software meets a variety of experimental requirements, such as gradient PCR, Touch down PCR, time release PCR, In Situ PCR and others. 
    • Software updates can be downloaded via Internet. 
    • Industry leading warranty for Peace of Mind.
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General Specifications, Swift MaxPro Thermal Cycler (SWT-MXP)
Block CodeSWT-MXP-BLC1SWT-MXP-BLC2SWT-MXP-BLC3SWT-MXP-BLC4SWT-MXP-BLC5
Sample Capacity96 × 0.2mL48 × 0.2mL + 30 × 0.5mL384 wells48 × 0.2mL + 48 × 0.2mL4 Slides
Applicable Consumables0.2mL tubes
96-Well Microplate
12 x 8 strips
8 x 12 strips
0.2 mL tubes
0.5 mL tubes
4 x 12 strips
384-well microplates0.2mL tubes
6 x 8 strips
4 In Situ Slides
Temperature Range4°C ~ 99°C
Max. Heating Rate4.0°C/sec2.8°C/sec2.8°C/sec4.0°C/sec1.8°C/sec
Max. Cooling Rate4.0°C/sec2.8°C/sec2.8°C/sec4.0°C/sec1.8°C/sec
Temperature Uniformity+0.2°C
Temperature Accuracy+0.2°C
Max. Gradient30°C-30°C--
Min. Gradient1°C-1°C--
Hot Lid Temp. range30°C ~ 110°C
Temp. Control ModeBlock mode or tube mode
Display5.7" graphical LCD
Protocol Capacity100 protocols in internal memory; unlimited with use of USB memory stick and/or PC (optionally password protected)
PC InterfaceRJ45
Dimensions (WxDxH)306 × 386 × 295 mm (12" × 15" × 11.6")
Weight8 kg / 17.6 lbs
Electrical100-240 VAC 50 / 60 Hz 600W
Fuse250V 8A ø5 × 20
Warranty3 years for main body, 2 years for blocks