Ultracentrifuge Training

Training in the safe use of ultracentrifuge

CVS Ultracentrifuge

In the CVS, we have a Sorvall WX 80+ Ultracentrifuge. This has a maximum speed of 100,000rpm (802006 x g).

There are two rotors

  1. TH-641 (swinging bucket rotor - capacity 6x13.2ml, Max RCF 287,660xg or Max Speed 41,000rpm)
  2. Thermo Scientific Surespin 630 (swinging bucket rotor - capacity 6x17ml, Max RCF 166,880xg or Max Speed 30,000rpm).










Once inducted, you will be given access to book this equipment via CVS Core on PPMS

Please see attached manual for further information.