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Top Brands to Consider When Buying Refurbished Analytical Equipment

September 12, 2023

When considering a lab equipment purchase, turning to a reputable manufacturer has many benefits. Lab equipment from a top brand can be trusted to deliver accurate, reliable results – helping to ensure compliance and mitigate risk. Top brands also tend to offer more durable products with longer useful life expectancy – making these instruments top candidates to purchase used and refurbished. 

ALT offers a broad range of products from the following top brands:

Agilent Technologies: Founded in 1999, Agilent is a global leader in the analytical instrument industry, offering high-quality equipment for chromatography, mass spectrometry, and spectroscopy. Through ALT’s partnership with Agilent, we offer certified pre-owned Agilent HPLCs, GCs, and MS systems – provided directly from the Agilent factory. Each instrument is refurbished by Agilent engineers using Agilent parts – and includes a one-year warranty from Agilent.

Thermo Fisher Scientific: Established in 1956 and headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, Thermo Fisher Scientific, offers a broad range of analytical equipment for a variety of applications, including chromatography, mass spectrometry, and spectroscopy. Since 1999, ALT has refurbished thousands of instruments manufactured by this well-known manufacturer.

Waters: Waters is a leading brand in the analytical equipment industry, offering a host of products for chromatography and mass spectrometry.

Bruker: Headquartered in Billerica, Massachusetts, Bruker is a leading manufacturer of analytical equipment, specializing in Raman molecular spectroscopy and infrared (IR) technologies, including Fourier transform (FT-IR) and near-infrared (NIR).  

Mettler Toledo: Founded in 1945, Mettler Toledo is a multinational manufacturer of laboratory scales and analytical laboratory instruments. With a majority of its operations in America, it is the largest known US provider of weighing equipment built to lab or industry specifications.

Bio-Rad: Bio-Rad is a leading manufacturer of equipment for electrophoresis, imaging and flow cytometry.

Molecular Devices: Molecular Devices is a leading provider of high-performance bioanalytical measurement solutions for life science research, pharmaceutical and biotherapeutic development. They are well-known for their superior microplate readers and lab automation equipment.

Applied Biosystems: Applied Biosystems manufacturers analytical instruments including thermal cyclers, genetic analyzers and PCRs.

Beckman Coulter: Beckman Coulter offers a wide range of products used in the life science industry, including: centrifuges, particle counters, cell counters, liquid handlers, flow cytometers and TOC analyzers.

Eppendorf: Founded in 1945 in Hamburg, Germany, Eppendorf is a leading manufacturer of liquid handling, cell handling, and sample handling products. They are well known for their pipettes, micropipettes, automated pipetting systems and milliliter pipette controllers. Their cell handling line includes fermenters, bioreactors and cell culture supplies. Their sample handling line includes centrifuges, PCR equipment, and laboratory freezers.

Shimadzu: Founded in Kyoto, Japan in 1875, Shimadzu is well known for its high-performance analytical equipment for chromatography and mass spectrometry.

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