Welcome to Techtrader

Techtrader Pty Ltd is Australia's largest independent marketplace for used and surplus scientific laboratory equipment.

Techtrader offers an unmatched inventory of quality refurbished laboratory equipment; our online service aggregates all surplus laboratory equipment providing you with a single source for locating the instrument you want to buy or sell. We have an unprecedented product inventory allowing us to offer an unbiased approach to your requirements. View our Used Equipment – Online Catalogue where you may also review photos and information.

A diverse range of equipment and instrumentation commonly used within the scientific industry is currently available in our Artarmon warehouse. However, if you cannot find the specific item you are after from the listing, please contact us and we will place your request in our database for checking against incoming shipments.

What we do

Laboratory Equipment Marketplace

Since our inception in 1992 Techtrader has undertaken a commitment to provide the scientific industry within Australia with a unique laboratory equipment recycling service. Through our facility, your surplus scientific equipment may be converted into something more useful for the laboratory, and at the same time freeing up space and capital for your immediate use. Don't throw good equipment away - call us directly 02 9966 5477.

NOTE: If you wish to register surplus equipment for sale you may use the submissions form on our web site at: Buy/Sell page or email a listing to

Techtrader is about providing professional services to customers and fully supporting everything that is sold. We have always believed that your relationship with us should not end with your purchase. Our experienced staff continually strives to supply you with the most innovative & cost-effective solutions for your needs.