Synbiosis ProtoCOL 2 Colony Counter and Zone Sizing System


2 in stock



The attached photos represent a Synbiosis ProtoCol 2 Colony Counting and Zone Sizing System being sold as is with the understanding that we sell quality products and equipment that have been tested and operate as intended unless otherwise stated.


  • Construction: Ergonomic housing constructed in high density foam, Integral microprocessor, Integral CCD camera and lens, 17 in mounted touch screen monitor

  • Light Shield: 2 sliding doors to prevent excessive ambient light

  • Camera: 1.4 m pixel scientific grade CCD camera, USB integral camera with f1.2 lens

  • Monitor: 17 in mounted touch screen

  • Resolution: For standard 90mm Petri dish, smallest detectable colony is 43 microns

  • Imaging: 3 channel capture for color images

  • Lighting: Unique 3 channel (red, green, blue) LED lighting (patent pending), Multi-array LED lighting (computer controlled), Lower lighting with upper reflective lighting for all applications

  • Processor: Integral microprocessor, Operating system Windows XP embedded

  • Storage: 120 GB minimum internal hard disk

  • External connections: DVD RW, USB ports for mouse, keyboard and camera, 2 additional USB ports, External monitor connection, Ethernet, Sound output, 1394 firewire connection

  • Detection mode: Fully automatic with manual over-ride

  • Measurement modes: PC2 Count: Colony counting, pour plates; PC2 Zone: SRD zone sizing, inhibition zones, antibacterial susceptibility

  • Count modes: Separation of touching colonies, discrimination by area, exclude areas, color mode, shape mode

  • Software: Integral ProtoCOL 2 software,Touch screen input

  • Database: SQL database stores all data and images


Our business hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Eastern Time. If you have questions, offers, or any other concerns regarding a listing outside our normal business hours, please allow for us to respond on the following business day. In the event you have any issues with your purchase, please contact us first. Customer satisfaction is our highest priority.


Although we do not offer a warranty, we highly encourage you to contact us directly if this unit does not perform as advertised. Should you wish to return your purchase, please pay return shipping and have your purchase shipped directly to our warehouse. As soon as the item is back in our possession, we will refund your money within 24 hours.


Code: R1 G2 P51


Additional information

Weight 24.95 lbs
Dimensions 28 × 20 × 22 in

Modified Item

Custom Bundle



Intended Use/Discipline


260 Interstate Circle
Suite 2A
Frederick , MD 21704

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301 803 9722
240 375 6333