Conforming to the latest safety standards, the Megafuge 8 is a compact bench centrifuge that satisfies many sample running options. The secure push-button Auto-Lock® rotor exchange system with glove-friendly design allows you to change out rotors with ease, requiring only one hand! Choose from several rotor types, including: the Fiberlite carbon rotor— with a fifteen year warranty it is one of the most robust rotor options available; the swinging bucket rotor for microplates or buckets; or the standard fixed angle rotor which holds up to 600-mL capacities. The rotors with ClickSeal™ (sealed) lids provide ultimate chemical resistance and biocontainment protection while eliminating the need for screw caps and clips. The SMARTSpin imbalance detection system optimizes acceleration, braking, and load imbalance for smooth runs and reproducible separations.
Centrifuge features one-touch operation and pre-saved programming with password protection. The control panel with highly visible backlit display is glove- and detergent-friendly. Brushless motor provides quiet performance and a stress free work environment.
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Q:Is this item new,used or refurbished?
A:This is a new unit.
Q:what is the size of this centrifuge
A:This centrifuge can hold 11 mL to 145 mL tubes. It can also hold two standard or one deep well plate. Please see the English catalog under the technical resources section or the accessory section of this page to find all of the rotor and tube adapter options.
Q:What are the dimensions on the Heraeus Megafuge 8 small benchtop centrifuge?
A:Dimensions: Height (lid open) 67 cm (26.8 in) Height (lid closed) 31 cm (12.2 in) Width 37 cm (14.6 in) Depth 48 cm (18.9 in)
Q:I am interested in the Heraeus_Megafuge_8_Centrifuge but I can't seem to find any information on rotors that can be used with this instrument. I need to centrifuge 50 mL tubes.
A:There is an option for a TX-150 rotor option as catalog number 17701-30 that can be used with the Megafuge 8 centrifuge option of catalog number 17701-20. This is a swing out bucket rotor and would need to be used with the bucket adapters of 17701-31, which is sold as a set of bucket adapters for 50 mL tubes. This combination will accommodate up to 8 50 mL tubes.
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