Ideal for routine processing, the new Thermo Scientific Heraeus™ Megafuge™ 16 centrifuge series combines exceptional capacity, ergonomics and value with marketing-leading capabilities including unparalleled productivity and throughput as well as exceptional ergonomics.
The Heraeus™ Megafuge™ 16 general purpose centrifuge series is ideal for everyday sample processing, including clinical protocols, cell culture applications and microplate processing. Compact dimensions optimize work area and ergonomic height and curved design ensure easy sample loading/unloading and cleaning. Outstanding energy efficiency, with up to 40% energy consumption savings on industry standard protocols, such as standard blood separation or conical tubes processing. The refrigerated version is designed for handling temperature-sensitive sample processing between -10° and +40°C. CFC-free.
Easy to use, with intuitive controls to simplify operation and provide detailed information on a wide range of operating parameters and processing status for optimal performance. A patented motorized lid latch enables one finger downward motion for easiest closing and locking of centrifuge lid, even on tall benches. The secure Auto-Lock™ III Rotor System allows easy push-button installation and exchange of rotors and saves time switching between applications. Easy access to rotor chamber for quick cleaning, a healthier working environment and longer unit life. The CAMR certified Click-Seal™ Bucket Sealing System seals with a snap and eliminates screw caps and complicated clips. Glove-friendly, one-handed open/close capability. SMARTSpin™ advanced rotor management system maximizes acceleration, braking and residual load imbalance for each rotor and bucket option, while optimizing safety and improving separations.
A wide range of rotors are available for your daily routine processing requirements. Maximize performance with lighter-weight Thermo Scientific Fiberlite™ carbon fiber rotors that offer versatility, speed and robust, corrosion-free design. All rotors and adapters are sold separately.