Ergonomic aspects are now part of every new product development, for little sample vessels as well as for heavy ULT freezers. These aspects differ as e.g. the weight is of high impact for a constantly used pipette but nonrelevant for a big shaker or freezer.
In respect to the ergonomic aspects of an instrument, there are two major topics:
- Physical improvements like usage forces, weight, or optimized handles/ grips
- Mental improvements like color codes for fitting parts or intuitive software interfaces
Ergonomics for mixers
There are some aspects in regard to mixing instruments which should be taken into account when looking for a new mixer instrument: