Semi-automated serial dilutions

Dilucup® System makes serial dilutions easier, faster and more cost-effective.

Easy as 1-2-3

  1.  Add 1 mL sample to the first Dilucup®
  2.  Dilushake it
  3.  Collect and release 1 mL from the first cup to the next or plate
serial dilution dilucup

How to use the Dilucup® System:

  1. Place the blister with Dilucups on the shaker.
  2. Open the Dilucups by tearing off the protective film.
  3. Add 1 mL sample to the first Dilucup®.
  4. Start the shaking by moving your hand in front of the optic sensor or by using the footpedal. The 1:10 dilution is now ready.
  5. With a new sterile pipette tip, collect 1 mL from the first cup and release it into the second cup in order to perform the next dilution 1:100.
  6. Start the shaking.
  7. Repeat this operation until the final dilution rate is reached.
serial dilution dilucup

How to start?

Pick your diluent
How many samples?




  • MRD (Maximum Recovery Diluent)
  • BPW (Buffered Peptone Water)
  • NaCl, 0.85%
  • Dilugent Shaker or Dilushaker III
  • Blisters of 7 x 6 or 7 x 3 Dilucups
  • Footswitch
  • Transport suitcase
  • Scanner

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