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Universal Centrifuges Heraeus™ Megafuge™ 40 / 40 R

3 l universal centrifuges of Heraeus™ Megafuge™ 40 series deliver a very high capacity and ergonomics. Ideal for routine processing needs, daily preparation of probes, incl. clinical protocols, cell culture applications and processing of microtitration plates. Very high productivity and throughput. Optionally with or without cooling available.
  • Motorised lid latch.
  • Little space and height, rounded construction.
  • High energy efficiency and probe capacity.
  • Power saving option.
  • User-friendly control element (glove- and detergent-friendly), dedicated programme keys.
  • Easy programming (6 programmes).
  • Highly visible, backlit display.
  • With pulse short run.
  • Technical standards: IEC 61010-1, IEC 61010-2-020, IEC 61010-2-101, EN 292, EN 61326, EN 55011B.
  • Certifications: UL listed, CSA certified, CE marked, IVD compliant, certified Biosafety.

Auto-Lock III rotor system:
Secure locking system, delivers quick installation / exchange of rotors between applications, easy chamber access for quick cleaning for less risk of contaminations.

SMARTSpin technology:
Rotor management system, optimises acceleration / braking and residual load imbalance, maximising safety and improving separation particularly in pelleting applications.
Technical Data:
Max. capacity:4 x 1000 ml (with swing bucket rotor)
6 x 100 ml (with fixed angle rotor)
Max. speed:5300 min-1 (with swing bucket rotor)
15200 min-1 (with fixed angle rotor)
Max. RCF:5590 x g (with swing bucket rotor)
25314 x g (with fixed angle rotor)
Max. power consumption:40: 1700 W
40 R: 1950 W
Max. heat output:40: 5800 kJ / h
40 R: 6653 kJ / h
Acceleration / deceleration rates:9 / 10
Dimensions (H x W x D):40: 36 x 56.5 x 67 cm
40 R: 36 x 74.5 x 67 cm
Weight:40: 86 kg
40 R: 116 kg
Only 40 R:
Temperature range:- 10 to + 40 °C
Pre-cooling function:with direct button
 Video Auto Lock
Thermo Scientific  Universal Centrifuges Heraeus™ Megafuge™ 40 / 40 R
CoolingPUOrder No. Price/Unit/GBP 
Heraeus™ Megafuge™ 40230without15421785-6,499.95Order
Heraeus™ Megafuge™ 40 R230with15421786-10,469.03Order
Rotors for universal centrifuges Heraeus Multifuge X3 / X3 R / X1 / X1 R and Megafuge 16 / 16 R / 40 / 40 R / Thermo Scientific
Repair & maintenance of laboratory equipment / OMNILAB