SCF3 SCF3 Lid open

Microcentrifuge, SCF3

Variable speed microcentrifuge
Maximum speed 15,000rpm (15,596 x g)
Timer and pulse start
12 tube capacity
Compact and quiet
Lid safety mechanism
BioCote® antimicrobial protection

The SCF3 is a compact microcentrifuge for centrifugation of up to 12 x 1.5ml or 2.0ml microtubes or two strips of 8 x 0.2ml tubes* at speeds of up to 15,000rpm. Measurement parameters can be easily tracked via the large backlit LCD display. Simple control is achieved through the easy to use interface. The SCF3 is supplied with two sets of adaptors for use with the fixed angle rotor to securely hold smaller tube sizes of 0.2-0.3ml and 0.4-0.5ml tubes. The unit features a convenient last run memory feature, allowing quick and easy resumption of the last used parameters.

Centrifugation speed can be displayed as either rpm or rcf, runs can be continuous or timed between 1 and 999 minutes. The unit includes a USB port for connection to a PC for remote operation, programmable run profiles can be created in the included software.

In addition, a short spin or pulse button enables a rapid spin down by accelerating the rotor to the preset rpm then promptly decelerating.

For safety, the door of the SCF3 remains locked while the rotor is in motion and automatically releases when the rotor comes to a halt.

*An accessory strip tube rotor is also available separately, which can accommodate 2 x 0.2ml 8-tube strips.

Model SCF3 Fixed SCF3 Strip
Maximum speed, rpm 15,000rpm 15,000rpm
Maximum RCF 15,596 x g 15,596 x g
Maximum capacity 12 x 1.5 or 2.2ml tubes 2 x 0.2ml 8-tube strips
Timer 30 sec to 999 mins 30 sec to 999 mins
Acceleration time 30s (to full speed) 30s (to full speed)
Deceleration time 40s (fully stopped) 40s (fully stopped)
Noise level 60dB 60dB
Safety Door lock Door lock
Power 220V, 5060Hz 220V, 5060Hz
Dimensions, mm (w x d x h) 262 x 230 x 131 262 x 230 x 131
Weight, kg 4kg 4kg

Model Description
SCF3 Microcentrifuge, (0 to 15,000rpm)
SCF3/ 2 Strip tube rotor, 2 x 0.2ml 8-tube strips
SCF3/ 1/ 05 0.5ml tube adaptors
SCF3/ 1/ 02 0.2ml tube adaptors

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