Category: Centrifuges | Subcategory: Floor Models

Sorvall RC5C Refrigerated Superspeed Centrifuge

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The Sorvall RC5C Refrigerated Superspeed Centrifuge offers simplicity of operation and durability for intensive use. User-friendly controls make set-up simple even for inexperienced users, speeding up parameter setting and reducing errors.

Features' the industry's widest rotor range spanning fixed angle, swinging bucket, vertical, microtube, zonal, and continuous flow types.

Other benefits include reliable, dependable operation and the durable, high capacity refrigeration system maintains precise operating temperatures without the need for a vacuum. Direct drive motors, with no belts or gears, reduce maintenance and system noise; and the patented gyro system protects the drive from damage should rotor imbalance occur.


Max Speed21-000 rpm
Max Force51070 G
Max Rotor Capacity3 liters
Drive SystemHigh torque direct-drive
DC motor1.86 kW (2.5 hp)
Braking SystemDynamic electric brake
Refrigeration SystemHeavy duty sealed compressor 1.49kW (2 hp)
Temperature Set Range-20°C to +40°C
Temperature Control Range+2°C to +37°C at maximum rotor speed
Temperature Control Accuracy±1°C of set temperature (after stabilization)
Speed Control Range±100 rpm
TimerSynchronous motor driven; 0-120 minutes in 1-minute increments
Dimensions30" W x 39" D x 45" H (76 x 99 x 114 cm)
Weight780 lbs (354 kg)

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