Site Prep/Lab Environment

Site Prep/Lab Environment

Instrument Dimensions

The HiSeq and dedicated workstation have the following dimensions after installation:

Measurement

Instrument

Workstation

Width

118.6 cm (46.7 in.)

The waste bottle extends an additional
10 cm (4 in.) on the right side of the instrument.

21.6 cm (8.5 in.)

Height

94 cm (37 in.) Minimum height

The instrument height is adjustable to an additional 1.27 cm (0.5 in.).

57 cm (22.3 in.)

Depth

76 cm (30 in.)

The keyboard tray extends an additional
19 cm (7.5 in.) from the front panel.

55.4 cm (21.8 in.)

Weight

221.4 kg (488 lbs.)

34 kg (75 lbs.)

Power Specifications

Type

Specification

Line Voltage

100–240 Volts AC @ 50/60 Hz

Power Consumption

Maximum 1500 Watts

Lab Bench Guidelines

Bench-Craft (www.bench-craft.com), part # HS-30-60-30 P2 with casters.

Width

Height

Depth

Locking Casters

152.4 cm (60 in.)

76.2–91.4 cm (30–36 in.)

76.2 cm (30 in.)

Yes

User-Supplied Equipment

Item

Source

Balance, top-loading, digital, 420 g capacity

Sartorius, Model CPA423S

(or similar)

Bottle rack, 6-position 250 ml centrifuge tube, epoxy-coated

LabScientific, catalog # CBR 200

Freezer, -15° to -25°C

General lab supplier

Ice bucket

General lab supplier

Refrigerator, 2° to 8°C

General lab supplier

Tweezers, square-tip plastic

McMaster-Carr, catalog # 7003A22
(or similar)

User-Supplied Consumables

Consumable

Supplier

Purpose

Tween 20, viscous liquid

Sigma-Aldrich, catalog # P7949

Instrument maintenance wash.

ProClin 300, 50 ml Sigma-Aldrich, catalog # 48912-U Instrument maintenance wash.

Alcohol wipes,
70% Isopropyl

or

Ethanol, 70%

VWR, catalog # 95041-714

 

General lab supplier

Cleaning the flow cell and flow cell stage.

Centrifuge tube, 250 ml

Corning, catalog # 430776

Instrument and monthly maintenance wash.

Conical tubes, 15 ml

Corning, catalog # 430052

Collecting and measuring waste volumes.

Conical tubes, 50 ml,
self-standing (optional)

Corning, catalog # 430921

Storing flow cells.

Carboy, at least 6 liters General lab supplier Maintenance wash solution.

Disposable gloves, powder-free

General lab supplier

General use.

Lab tissue, low-lint

VWR, catalog # 21905-026

Cleaning the flow cell holder.

Lens paper, 4 x 6 in.

VWR, catalog # 52846-001

Cleaning the flow cell.

Pipette tips, 200 µl

General lab supplier

Preparing and aliquoting reagents.

Pipette tips, 1000 µl

General lab supplier

Preparing and aliquoting reagents.

Water, laboratory-grade

Millipore

SBS reagent rack, position 2.

Instrument wash.

For more information, see the HiSeq Site Preparation Guide.