OT-2: Hardware

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Written by Laura Cox, Opentrons, Ojas Patel and 8 others
Pipettes

OT-2 pipette information

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Written by Ethan Jones
Updated over a week ago

Do I have a GEN1 pipette or a GEN2 pipette?

How to tell which generation of pipette you have.
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Written by Max Marrone
Updated over a week ago

Finding your pipette's serial number

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Written by Adrian Sullivan
Updated over a week ago

Why does my 8-Channel pipette pick up tips so forcefully?

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Written by Max Marrone
Updated over a week ago

My P300 8-Channel GEN2 is making a loud noise

It's normal to hear a loud noise from the pipette while it "unsticks"
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Written by Nick Crider
Updated over a week ago

Chemical resistance of Opentrons pipettes

Opentrons pipettes are made for use with aqueous solutions. Be careful when using your pipettes with solvents and other chemicals.
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Written by Nick Crider
Updated over a week ago

Leveling 8-Channel pipettes

Attach 8-Channel pipettes perfectly level to improve their reliability.
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Written by Max Marrone
Updated over a week ago

GEN2 pipette compatibility

Handling "Pipette Mismatch" and "Pipette Missing" warnings
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Written by Opentrons
Updated over a week ago

Preparing older OT-2s for GEN2 pipettes

Older OT-2s need to be adjusted before you can attach GEN2 pipettes to them.
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Written by Mehdi Zaidi
Updated over a week ago

Replacing the O-rings on your 8-Channel GEN2 pipette

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Written by Max Marrone
Updated over a week ago

Leveling 8-Channel pipettes on the OT-2R

The pipette mounts on the OT-2R incorporate a new mechanism to more easily level your multi-channel pipettes.
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Written by Matthew Zwimpfer
Updated over a week ago