BSD Galaxy A9

(Dried Blood Spot Puncher)

Our newest instrument, the BSD Galaxy A9 is built on fourth generation BSD technology with advanced features to suit high-throughput screening and health laboratories using dried blood spots (DBS). Up to 9 assays of mixed types can be simultaneously prepared owing to features that allow uncompromised molecular and biochemical test preparation. Designed for user comfort and open-systems integration, BSD Studio and BSD Integrator software enable system automation to save time.

BSD Galaxy A9 Features

Galaxy A9 Features

Turn Table Design
Ergonomic Monitor Arm
User Comfort & Controls
Transparent Covers


Model BSD Galaxy A9
(DBS Puncher)

Product Code:
Plate Deck:
Nine plate capacity.
Plate Compatibility:

Compatible with ANSI SLAS 1-2004 microplate dimensions. Suits standard 14mm high microplates, PCR formats, deep well and tube racks up to 44mm height.

Sample Compatibility:
Compatible with all sample collection filter paper. Dried samples on filter paper, framed or unframed cards. e.g. Whatman FTA Card, FTA PlantSaver Card, Protein Saver Card, Guthrie card, Bode Buccal DNA Collector.
Punch Head:
Dual punch size selections from 1.0, 1.2, 1.5, 2.0, 3.0, 3.2, 3.8, 4.0, 4.7 to 6.0mm combinations.
Punch Activation:
4 ways to punch: (1) Footswitch, (2) Push button, (3) Auto-trigger function, or (4) Software control screen.
One license copy of BSD Studio software.
47 KG / 103 lbs
855mm W x 575mm D x 385mm H


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