25 Mar Specialized laboratory stands [Downloadable 3D models]
Prototype laboratory stands dedicated to COPAN Floqswabs for testing for SARS-CoV-2 virus.
The aim of the project was to quickly manufacture stands for the Warsaw Genomics laboratory, which currently performs up to 1000 tests per day. The purpose of the 96-slot stands is to facilitate and secure (stabilize) the test-tubes when working with samples. The stands are foldable and very easy to print / modify.
Based on this solution, we’ve built more models dedicated to other types of test-tubes used in the sample testing process.
We will constantly update our solutions according to the feedback from research laboratories.
2020-03-26 UPDATE model no 3
2020-03-27 UPDATE model no. 1 is also available in version 1.9 (changed holes) + optional numbers from 1 to 50 to mark individual stands
One middle bracket and 10 side brackets ensuring stability
No. of parts
Overall print time
model no 1 – 19 h
model no 2 – 13,3 h
model no 3 – 12,5 h
model no 4 – 9 h
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– Keep the maximum possible caution and sterility of production. Use preventive measures in accordance with the current recommendations of the Chief Sanitary Inspectorate.
– Inform the person/company for which you deliver the parts of the conditions in which you manufacture the laboratory stands.
– Do not store all prints in one place. Limit the possibility of contamination.
model no. 1
The diameter of the tube ~ 12 mm with stickers
Tube height 17.5 mm
Height without screw cap 14.8 mm
model no. 1.9
The hole in the stand has a diameter of 17.5 mm
Print the foot x 10
Other elements x 1
to model no. 1.9
We put in instead of two legs.
One from the front from the long side and the second from the right from the short side.
model no. 2
Tube diameter 15.4 mm
Screw cap diameter 18 mm
The height of the tube without screw cap 48.7 mm
Height with screw cap 60.7 mm
model no. 3
Tube diameter 12.7 mm
Screw cap diameter 15.7 mm
Height without screw cap 81.5 mm
Height with screw cap 106.3 mm
model no. 4
Total height 46.25 mm
(or with rounded bottom 42 mm)
Height without screw cap about 38 mm
(or with rounded bottom about 38 mm)
Tube diameter 10.6
(or with rounded bottom 10.6 mm)
Screw cap diameter 12.7 mm
(or with rounded bottom 19.4 mm at its widest point, narrowest 13 mm)
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