Sorvall RC-3B Plus High Capacity Centrifuge

Sorvall RC-3B Plus High Capacity Centrifuge

  • Large capacity, low-heat operations
  • CFC-free refrigeration systems
  • Analog display for easy readout
  • Outstanding rotor compatibility
  • Built-in temperature and speed indicators
  • Maximum biosafety and biohazard protection
  • Built-in w2dt integrator

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The Sorvall RC 3B Plus high capicity centrifuge offers reliable performance run after run with its large capacity, low-heat operation, and CFC-free refrigeration system. The model provides a range of innovative features including dial controls used for setting run parameters, an analog display for easy readout, dial-control deceleration, and overspeed protection.

Often paired with the H6000A 6 x 1 liter rotor, or the kid brother H4000A 4 x 1 liter rotor (quoted separately)

Equipped with a built-in temperature indicator, the Sorvall RC 3B Plus centrifuge is capable of indicating chamber temperature from -20°C to +40°C in 1°C increments. This Sorvall centrifuge features a speed indicator which gives continuous and accurate direct readout of rotor speed. The RC 3B Plus system is also equipped with a brake switch, door light, run light, and over temperature light to ensure easy and economical operation.

Other notable attributes of the Sorvall RC 3B Plus centrifuge include maximum biosafety and biohazard protection features, automated RCF determination technology, a built-in w2dt integrator, and a lower maintenance brushless motor. The RC 3B Plus is also compatible with 12 different Sorvall rotors: 1 bio-containment rotor, 1 tube rack rotor, 4 slow-speed swinging bucket rotors, 4 fixed angle and 2 swinging bucket superspeed rotors from the RC-5x family.

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Sorvall RC-3B Plus High Capacity Centrifuge Specifications

Height (Top of Deck)94 cm (37 in)
Height (Top of Panel)121 cm (48 in)
Width76 cm (30 in)
Depth102 cm (40 in)
Rotor Chamber Diameter58 cm (23 in)
Weight (Uncrated)308 kg (678 lbs.)
Maximum Rotor Capacity6 x 1400 mL
Motor SystemHigh-torque gyro-action direct drive, 2.5 HP , brushless
Maximum Speed6000 rpm
Maximum Force7200 g
Speed Control150 rpm to 6000 rpm
Speed Control Range100 rpm increments
Speed Control Accuracy±20 rpm or 1%
Automatic Rate ControlUnavailable
Braking SystemVariable Dynamic
Imbalance Detector50 gram tolerance
Temperature Control Range-0.2 to 3.0A
Temperature Control Accuracy±3 ˚C of set temperature
Operating Temperature Range20˚C to 40˚C
Overtemperature Protection7˚c above pre-set
Timer0 to 30 minutes with hold 1 minute increments
w2dt Integratorstandard
RCF Determinationvisible, cool!
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