HettCube Incubator Series

On this page, you will find a detailed list of specifications unique to the HettCube 400 incubator. The HettCube series of incubators and cooled incubators share a robust set of features and benefits standard to all models in the series.

HettCube series of incubators

See the complete list of features and learn more about the HettCube series.

Hettich HettCube 400 incubator with glass door

Glass door

Optional glass door allows for easy visual inspection of your cultures.

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Hettich HettCube Controllable, 4-way external socket


Controllable, 4-way external socket.

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rails on Hettich tray system incubators

Hettich Tray System (HTS)

The Hettich Tray System, which fits in all three incubator sizes, allows the internal space of the HettCube to be used optimally.

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Hettich tubes in incubator

Loewenstein shelf

Stainless steel shelf with 81 piece capacity.

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Hettich HettCube Petri Rack accessory

Petridish rack

Hold up to 180 dishes per shelf

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Hettich HettCube Rack accessory

Large and XL racks

Convenient racks with angle adjustment

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Standard Equipment

HettCube models come complete with an extensive list of standard equipment.

4.3 inch Touchscreen

Our intuitive touchscreen offers many features providing optimal flexibility and user control.

Dual control panel and door lock

USB service interface

Stainless steel interior (W-St. 1.4301) (ASTM 304)

Ø 42 mm bushing on rear panel

Potential-free alarm output

Compensation for unneeded standard shelves - please inquire

2 standard stainless steel shelf and 1 HTS

HettCert factory certificate

9-point temperature validation according to DIN 12880: 2007-05


Hettich HettCube 400 incubator
HettCube 400 | R
Internal volume (cuft)
Internal volume (L)
Validated usable volume (L)
Validated usable volume / internal volume
Temp. range: incubators | cooled incubators
1K above ambient temp. up to +65 °C | 0 °C up to +65 °C
Temp. fluctuation at +37 °C
± 0.1 K
Temp. uniformity at +37 °C
± 0.2 K
Temp. uniformity at +25 °C
± 0.1 K
Exterior dims. (WxDxH) in
28 x 32.5 x 56
Exterior dims. (W x D x H) mm
710 x 825 x 1425
Interior dims. (WxDxH) in
21 x 27 x 33.5
Interior dims. (W x D x H) mm
535 x 690 x 850
Weight (lbs.)
269 | 293
Weight (kg)
123 | 133
5 years
Recovery time door opened for 30 s at +37 °C
≤ 4.5 min
Footprint (m²)
Footprint (cu.ft.)
Trays provided as standard
3 (2 standard + 1 HTS)
Noise level dB(A)
≤42 | ≤44
Power supply
120 V
Energy consumption at +37 °C
0.05 kWh
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HettCube Resources

Below are resources to help you get familiar with HettCube line of incubators.

Hettich HettCube incubators product sheet

HettCube 400 | R Product Sheet

This product sheets provides a comprehensive overview of the unique product features specific to the model. (more…) read more...

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HettCube Operator’s Manual

HettCube operator's manual for models 200 | R, 400 | R, 600 | R. When using Hettich equipment, please refer to your product operator's manual for important safety and product-use instructions. read more...

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HettCube Brochure

This brochure provides a detailed overview of the product features, benefits and components. (more…) read more...

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About Hettich HettCube Incubators | Animated Video

About Hettich HettCube Incubators | Animated Video Learn why HettCube is the new benchmark in standard and cooled incubators. HettCube incubators make efficient use of valuable space by providing up to 30% more validated useable space for cultures than incubators with similar capacity. Incubators without cooling operate at just 1°C read more...

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