Beckman Spinchron Benchtop Centrifuge

Beckman Spinchron Benchtop Centrifuge

  • Accepts Samples from 1.5 to 750mL
  • Exclusive Rotor with Automatic Rotor Imbalance Equilibrium System (ARIES)
  • Smart Balance Technology
  • Spins Tubes Bottles Microplates Specialty Bottles and Blood Bags

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The Beckman Coulter Spinchron Series Benchtop Centrifuge is one of the most versatile centrifuges in the market today with a range of applications including cell culture, plasma and general purpose separations. This Beckman Coulter centrifuge line boasts of basic and optimized user interface with its convenient analog controls and digital speed display for quick programming and ease of use. The models include the Beckman Spincron and Beckman Spinchron R.

The Beckman Spinchron Benchtop Centrifuge is designed to operate with interchangeable rotors, depending on your application. The Swinging-bucket Rotor with the Exclusive ARIES Smart Balance System features automatic correction of up to 50 grams per bucket set for any rotor imbalance. Featuring 11 different adapters, this benchtop centrifuge spins from 1.5 mL tubes to 750 mL bottles.The Allegra™ 6 series benchtop centrifuge offers high-throughput screening with the MicroPlus Carriers, processing up to 12 standard microplates and accommodating four 1.8 mL Deep-well or 2.0 mL Square-well Plates.

Beckman Spinchron Centrifuge Force & Speed Specifications:

Allegra 6R
  • 5710 x g (6100 rpm) with Fixed Angle Rotor
  • 4560 x g (4730 rpm) with optional Swinging Bucket Rotor (4 bucket x 750ml each with GH 4.7)
  • 3200 x g (3800 rpm) with Swinging Bucket Rotor (4 bucket x 750ml each with GH 3.8 Rotor, this is standard quoted rotor for the GS 6 and Allegra™ centrifuge)

Beckman Coulter Spinchron centrifuge models have different features to better suit your applications. Models differ in refrigeration type, operating temperature, size, and weight. The Beckman Spinchron centrifuge operates at an ambient temperature for general applications. The Beckman Spinchron centrifuge has CFC-free refrigeration with automatic door interlock, rugged drive and fine-tuned suspension features. Capable of CFC-free refrigeration, the Beckman Spinchron R features the largest dimensions of the three models.

When equipped with the right rotors and the right g-force, the Beckman Coulter Spinchron Series Benchtop Centrifuge delivers top-notch performance and is perfect for high-volume laboratories. The simple and durable design of the Spinchron Benchtop Centrifuge makes for your easy operation and long-term utility.

Allegra 6R

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Beckman Coulter Spinchron Series Benchtop Centrifuge Specifications

RefrigerationYes, CFC-FreeNo
Maximum Speed (rpm)6,100 (Fixed-angle)
3,750 (Swinging-bucket)
6,100 (Fixed-angle)
3,750 (Swinging-bucket)
Maximum g-Force (x g)5,710 (Fixed-angle)
3,210 (Swinging-bucket)
5,710 (Fixed-angle)
3,210 (Swinging-bucket)
Maximum Capacity (mL)4 x 7504 x 750
Run TimeTimed (0-30 min),
Timed (0-30 min),
DriveDirect, Brush TypeDirect, Brush Type
Noise at Max Speed= 65 dBa=65 dBa
Operating Temperature (ºC)-5 to +25Ambient
Set Temperature Range (ºC)-10 to +40N/A
(cm, H x W x D), Lid Closed
39.4 x 76 x 6640.6 x 54.6 x 66
(in, H x W x D), Lid Closed
15.5 x 30 x 2616 x 21.5 x 26
Weight without Rotor75.8 kg (167 lbs)51.7 kg (114 lbs)
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