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Outstanding performance spin after spin

Separations are a critical step in your workflow; thus it’s important to consider the centrifuge requirements and technical specifications for your applications, from selecting the appropriate speed and g-force to exploring the latest trends in centrifugation. A wide array of Thermo Scientific™ centrifuges and their innovative rotors are available for all your processing needs, supporting labware from microplates and microtubes to large-capacity bottles—all designed to deliver outstanding performance spin after spin.

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Benchtop Centrifuges

Thermofisher small benchtop, routine benchtop and high performance benchtop centrifuges is designed to meet the needs of your specific applications.

Floor Model Centrifuges

Floor Model Centrifuges

Set the standard for quality and productivity in the lab with thermofisher floor model centrifuges

mini centrifuges

Mini Centrifuges

Thermo Scientific mySPIN 12 and 6 mini centrifuges are designed for quick and pulse spins and offer convenience at your personal workstation

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Micro Centrifuges

Accelerate your micro-volume separations with thermofisher compact, safe, and easy-to-use microcentrifuges

Sorvall Centrifuges

Sorvall Centrifuges

For your processing needs—spanning protein and cell biology to molecular biology and others

Heraeus Centrifuges

Heraeus Centrifuge

Thermo Scientific Heraeus centrifuges and their innovative rotors meet your processing needs—spanning protein and cell biology to molecular biology and other applicaion

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Centrifuge Rotors

Supporting applications ranging from clinical and blood banking, microbiology, tissue culture, molecular biology and genomics, drug discovery and proteomics,

Floor Model Centrifuges

Set the standard for quality and productivity in the lab with our floor model centrifuges. For high-speed or high-capacity sample processing, our advanced superspeed, ultracentrifuges, micro-ultracentrifuges and large capacity centrifuges meet your critical research needs.

 

Large Capacity Centrifuges

High Speed Centrifuges

Ultracentrifuges

 
 

Especially ideal for high-throughput blood banking and bioprocessing applications.

  • Enhanced capacity plus an ergonomic design
  • Flexibility to select higher capacity rotors or match existing workflows

High speed superspeed centrifuges with maximized capacity up to 6 liters for application flexibility.

  • High speed separations ideal for shared lab settings
  • Fiberlite carbon fiber rotors plus Auto-Lock rotor exchange and Auto-ID

Specially designed for high-performance applications in cellular biology, drug discovery, nanotechnology and others.

  • Small footprint ideal for space-challenged labs
  • Fiberlite carbon fiber rotors for unequalled durability and performance
Max capacity

16 x 500mL blood bags or
8 x 2000mL bottles

6 x 1000mL bottles

24 x 1.5mL microtubes to 6 x 250mL bottles

Max RCF8,500 x g100,605 x g1,048,680 x g
Max speed5,400rpm29,000rpm150,000rpm
Rotors11 optional rotors19 optional rotors37 optional rotors
Dimensions (H x W x D)Lid closed:
39.9 x 32.1 x 35.4 in.
(101.5 x 81.6 x 90.0cm)
Lid closed:
36.6 x 27.6 x 31.7 in.
(93 x 70 x 80.5cm)
Lid closed:
34.6 x 31.1 x 27.2 in.
(88 x 79 x 69cm)
Display typeCentri-Touch touchscreen interfaceTouchscreen interfaceTouch screen LCD panel
Performance rangeSpeed 300-5,400rpm
RCF 29-8,500 x G
Speed 500-29,000rpm
RCF 7,068-100,605 x G
1,000 to 150,0000rpm
RCF 201,046 to 1,048,680 x G
Weight230V: 1047.2 lbs. (475kg)
400V: 1091.3 lbs. (495kg)
644 lbs. (293kg)859.8 lb. (390kg)
 Most popular:
Sorvall BP 8 and 16 Blood
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Most popular:
Sorvall LYNX Superspeed
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Most popular:
Sorvall MTX 150
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Benchtop Centrifuges

Choose from a growing family of benchtop centrifuges designed to meet the needs of your specific applications. With careful attention to your space, process and protocol requirements, we continue to innovate our line of centrifuges that stand out for their performance, reliability, consistency and safety. Whether performing clinical protocols, cell culture procedures, microplate processing, or anything in between, Thermo Scientific centrifuges fulfill a variety of separation needs.

 
 

Compact

Routine (General Purpose)

High Performance (General Purpose)

 compact benchtop centrifuge
 

Our small benchtop centrifuges offer maximized capacity in a compact footprint, accommodating multi-laboratory settings with the flexibility to adapt to your evolving needs.

High safety, solid reliability and consistent results.

Our routine benchtop centrifuges are designed for mid-performance needs of basic research and clinical applications, often requiring repetitive and consistent protocols. With a focus on quality, throughput and reliability, they provide a robust solution to less technical applications.

Safe, simple, comfortable operation with optimized performance, innovative design and enhanced ergonomics.

Our high performance benchtop centrifuges, including touch screen options for efficient programming and faster results, are ideal for applications requiring more flexibility, speed and programming. A wider array of rotor choices, higher speeds and up to 100 stored programs ensure compatibility with a wide array of protocols, even across multiple applications.

Versatility and unparalleled processing performance with constant focus on improved safety and durability.

Max capacity4 x 145mL4 x 400mL (1.6L)
4 x 1000mL (4L)
4 x 400mL (1.6L)
4 x 1000mL (4L)
Max speed17,850rpm15,200rpm15,200rpm
Max RCF30,279 x g25,830 x g25,830 x g
Number of rotors14 optional rotors10 optional rotors (1.6L)
12 optional rotors (4L)
14 optional rotors (1.6L)
17 optional rotors (4L)
Dimensions (H x W x D)Ventilated:
12.2 x 14.6 x 18.9 in.
(31 x 37 x 48cm)
Refrigerated:
12.6 x 18.1 x 26.4 in.
(32 x 46 x 67cm)

1.6L:
Ventilated:
14.2 x 17.3 x 23.8 in.
(36 x 44 x 60.5cm)
Refrigerated:
14.2 x 24.5 x 23.8 in.
(36 x 62.3 x 60.5cm)
4L:
Ventilated
14.3×22.3×35.0 in.
(36.2×56.6×69.0cm)
Refrigerated
14.2×29.4×35.0 in.
(36.1×74.6×69.0cm)

X1 (1.6L):
Ventilated:
14.2 x 17.3 x 23.8 in.
(36 x 44 x 60.5cm)
Refrigerated:
14.2 x 24.5 x 23.8 in.
(36 x 62.3 x 60.5cm)

X4 (4L) Series
Ventilated
14.3×22.3×35.0 in.
(36.2×56.6×69.0cm)
Refrigerated
14.2×29.4×35.0 in.
(36.1×74.6×69.0cm)
Floor standing:
33.2 x 22.2 x 26.4 in.
(84 x 56.5 x 67cm)

Display typeLCDLCDFull Color Touch Screen

Mini Centrifuges

Thermo Scientific mySPIN 12 and 6 mini centrifuges are designed for quick and pulse spins and offer convenience at your personal workstation. Tool-free rotors, duplicate spin function, and ergonomic design promotes both efficiency and ease of use. Safety features help ensure they will not operate when the lid is open.

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 mySPIN 6
mySPIN 12
Catalog #7500406175004081
Max RCF2,000 xg (not adjustable)9,800 xg (100 xg increments)
Max speed6,300 xg (not adjustable)12,500 xg (100 rpm increments)
Max capacity6 x 2mL12 x 2mL
Rotors & adapters included
  • 6 x 1.5/2.0mL circular rotor
  • 16 x 0.2mL rotor (singles or 2 x 8 strip)
  • 0.2mL tube adapters (set of 6)
  • 0.5mL tube adapters (set of 6)
  • 12 x 1.5/2.0mL rotor
  • 32 x 0.2mL rotor (singles or 4 x 8 strip)
  • 0.2mL tube adapters (set of 12)
  • 0.5mL tube adapters (set of 12)
Max noise level51–53 dBA51–53 dBA
Available timer settingsNA1 sec to 30 min (1 sec increments), and quick-spin
Dimensions
(H x W x D)
4.1 x 5.0 x 6.0in (10.4 x 12.8 x 15.3cm)4.4 x 6.7 x 8.0in (11.4 x 17.1 x 20.3cm)
Weight0.74 kg (1.6 lb)1.41 kg (3.1 lb)
Certifications
  • CSA certified
  • CE marked
  • UL listed

Micro Centrifuges

Choose between our standard rotor (spinning 24 tubes per run) for basic microtube processing to mini-preps and spin-columns, and the flexibility of 6 additional rotor choices to accommodate 0.5mL to 5mL microtubes, PCR tubes and hematocrit capillaries. These high performance engineered polymer rotors are designed for outstanding chemical resistance to minimize corrosion from aggressive reagents.

 

Ventilated

Refrigerated

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 2121R
Max RCF21,100 x g21,100 x g
Max speed14,800 rpm14,800 rpm
Included rotor24 x 1.5/2.0mL rotor (additional rotors available)
Max noise level56 dBA50 dBA
Time set range1 min to 99 min; 1 min increments + HOLD mode
Temperature rangeAmbientSet from –9°C to +40°C in 1°C increments
Certifications           • CSA certified
                • CE marked        
     • UL listed
             • IVD compliant
Technical standardsIEC 61010-1, IEC 61010-2-020 (refer to manual for more details)
Dimensions
(H x W x D)
8.9 x 9.6 x 13.8in. (22.5 x 24.3 x 35.2cm)12.9 x 11.6 x 17.5in. (33.0 x 29.5 x 44.5cm)
Product name
  • MicroCL 21
  • Sorvall Legend Micro 21
  • Heraeus Pico 21
  • MicroCL 21R
  • Sorvall Legend Micro 21R
  • Heraeus Fresco 21

Sorvall Centrifuges

Thermo Scientific Sorvall centrifuges and their innovative rotors are available for your processing needs—spanning protein and cell biology to molecular biology and drug discovery to clinical research, and supporting labware from microplates and microtubes to large-capacity bottles. Sorvall products are designed to deliver outstanding performance, spin after spin.

Thermo Scientific compact and general purpose centrifuges provide exceptional capacity (up to 4 liters) in compact designs with a smart, simple interface. Featuring innovative Thermo Scientific technologies such as Auto‐Lock rotor exchange and Click Seal biocontainment lids, and the flexibility to adapt to evolving clinical and research applications.

Sorvall ST 8 Small Benchtop Centrifuge

Sorvall™ ST 8 Small Benchtop Centrifuge
  • 4 x 145mL (with TX-150 rotor), 6 x 50mL (with HIGHConic III rotor)
  • Simplified routine operating interface
  • Performance drive
  • Ventilated and refrigerated options
  • 13 available rotors
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  • Sorvall ST 8 Centrifuge Series
 

Sorvall ST 16 Centrifuge Series

Sorvall™ ST 16 Centrifuge Series
  • 1.6-liter capacity (4 x 400mL)
  • Simplified routine operating interface
  • Mid-performance drive
  • Ventilated and refrigerated options
  • 12 available rotors
 

Sorvall Legend X1 Centrifuge Series

Sorvall™ Legend™ X1 Centrifuge Series
  • 1.6-liter capacity (4 x 400mL)
  • Advanced research operating interface
  • High-performance drive
  • Ventilated and refrigerated options
  • 14 available rotors
 
Sorvall ST4 Plus Centrifuge Series
Sorvall ST4 Plus Centrifuge Series
  • 4-liter capacity (4 x 1,000mL)
  • Simplified routine operating interface
  • Mid-performance drive
  • Ventilated and refrigerated options
  • 13 available rotors
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Sorvall X4 Pro Centrifuge Series

Sorvall X4 Pro Centrifuge Series
  • 4-liter capacity (4 x 1,000mL)
  • Advanced research operating interface
  • High-performance drive
  • Ventilated and refrigerated options
  • 17 available rotors

Perform high-speed separations in shared lab settings with Thermo Scientific superspeed and ultracentrifuges. Advanced rotor innovations including Thermo Scientific Auto-Lock rotor exchange and lightweight and durable Thermo Scientific Fiberlite carbon fiber rotors shorten run set-up time and increase rotor security.

Sorvall LYNX Superspeed Centrifuges

Sorvall™ LYNX Superspeed Centrifuges
  • Up to 6 L capacity (6 x 1L bottles)
  • 100,605 x g max RCF
  • 19 available rotors with an additional 44 supported adapters for maximum versatility
  • Auto-Lock rotor exchange and Auto-ID instant rotor detection and programming
  • Touchscreen interface supporting up to 120 programs
  • Mobile app connectivity for setup and monitoring via our Centri-Vue application 
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Sorvall WX+ Ultracentrifuges

Sorvall™ WX+ Ultracentrifuges
  • 802,000 x g max RCF
  • Available in 80,000, 90,000, and 100,000 rpm models
  • 38 available rotor choices with support for ultra rotors from other manufacturers as well
  • Small footprint with non-bolt down design, simplifying installation
 

Sorvall MX+ and MTX 150 Micro-Ultracentrifuges

Sorvall™ MTX 150 Micro-Ultracentrifuges
  • 1,048,000 x g max RCF
  • 150,000 rpm max speed
  • 180 mL capacity
  • 17 available rotors supporting our self locking rotor system

Improve the productivity and performance of your separation and purification methods with the Sorvall BIOS series centrifuges designed for high throughput bioprocessing. With a unique capacity of up to 16 Liters of sample volume and an enhanced performance of up to 12,000 x g, a compact footprint and innovative features to simplify operations, maximizing productivity and efficiency is simplified.

Sorvall BIOS 16 Bioprocessing Centrifuge

Sorvall™ BIOS 16 Bioprocessing Centrifuge
  • 16L max capacity (8 x 2,000mL)
  • 8,200 x g max RCF
  • 4 available rotors
  • Touchscreen interface supporting up to 120 programs
  • Mobile app connectivity, monitoring and data collection via our Centri-Track, Centri-Vue and Centrilog Plus features
 

Sorvall BIOS A Bioprocessing Centrifuge

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  • 10L max capacity (10 x 1,000mL)
  • 12,000 x g max RCF
  • 1 carbon fiber rotor
  • Touchscreen interface supporting up to 120 programs
  • Mobile app connectivity, monitoring and data collection via our Centri-Track, Centri-Vue and Centrilog Plus features

Heraeus Centrifuge

Thermo Scientific Heraeus centrifuges and their innovative rotors meet your processing needs—spanning protein and cell biology to molecular biology and drug discovery to clinical research, and supporting labware from microplates and microtubes to large-capacity bottles. Heraeus products are designed to deliver outstanding performance, spin after spin.

Accelerate your micro-volume separations with our compact, safe, and easy-to-use microcentrifuges, offering power and versatility for routine laboratory work as well as high-end applications. Available in two speed options with both refrigerated and ventilated models, including ready-to-use configurations, find the reliability, flexibility and convenience you need to maximize your lab’s productivity.

Heraeus Pico and Fresco 17 and 21 Microcentrifuges

Heraeus Pico and Fresco Microcentrifuges
  • 17,000 / 21,100 x g max RCF
  • 13,300 / 14,800 rpm max speed
  • 7 available rotors for 0.2–5mL tube volumes, spin columns, PCR strips, and capillary tubes
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Learn more:

  • Heraeus Pico 17
  • Heraeus Fresco 17 (refrigerated)
  • Heraeus Pico 21
  • Heraeus Fresco 21 (refrigerated)

Thermo Scientific compact and general purpose centrifuges provide exceptional capacity (up to 4 liters) in compact designs with a smart, simple interface. Featuring innovative Thermo Scientific technologies such as Auto‐Lock rotor exchange and ClickSeal biocontainment lids, Fiberlite rotors and the flexibility to adapt to evolving clinical and research applications.

Heraeus Megafuge 8 Small Benchtop Centrifuge Series

Heraeus Megafuge 8 Small Benchtop Centrifuge
  • 4 x 145mL (with TX-150 rotor), 6 x 50mL (with HIGHConic III rotor)
  • Maximum g-force up to 30,279 x g
  • Compact footprint
  • Ventilated and refrigerated options
  • 13 available rotors
 

Heraeus Megafuge 16 Centrifuge Series

Heraeus Megafuge 16 Centrifuge
  • 1.6-liter capacity (4 x 400mL)
  • Simplified routine operating interface
  • Mid-performance drive
  • Ventilated and refrigerated options
  • 12 available rotors
  •  Heraeus Multifuge and Megafuge General Purpose Centrifuges
 

Heraeus Multifuge X1 Centrifuge Series

Heraeus Multifuge X1 Centrifuge
  • 1.6-liter capacity (4 x 400mL)
  • Advanced research operating interface
  • High-performance drive
  • Ventilated and refrigerated options
  • 14 available rotors
  •  Heraeus Multifuge and Megafuge General Purpose Centrifuges
 

Megafuge ST4 Plus Centrifuge Series

Megafuge ST4 Centrifuge Series
  • 4-liter capacity (4 x 1,000mL)
  • Simplified routine operating interface
  • Mid-performance drive
  • Ventilated and refrigerated options
  • 13 available rotors
  • NEWLY LAUNCHED! Multifuge Pro and Megafuge Plus Centrifuge Series
  • STILL AVAILABLE! Heraeus Multifuge and Megafuge General Purpose Centrifuges
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Multifuge X4 Pro Centrifuge Series

Multifuge X4 Pro Centrifuge Series
  • 4-liter capacity (4 x 1,000mL)
  • Advanced research operating interface
  • High-performance drive
  • Ventilated, refrigerated and floor models
  • 17 available rotors

Introducing the Heraeus Cryofuge 8 and 16 centrifuges designed for flexible, large capacity blood banking. Enhanced ergonomics, glove-friendly touchscreen interface for quick run set-up and standardization, and improved capacity maximizes your lab’s productivity.

Heraeus Cryofuge 8 and 16 Blood Banking Centrifuges

Heraeus Cryofuge 8 and 16 blood banking centrifuges
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  • 16 x 500mL max blood bag capacity with available configurations supporting 6, 8, 12, or 16 bags
  • 7,295 x g max RCF
  • 5,000 rpm max speed
  • Touchscreen interface supporting up to 120 programs
  • Mobile app connectivity for setup and monitoring via our Centri-Vue application