Optimizing Centrifugation to Reduce Centrifugation Time

Centrifugation recommendations below may be dependent on the inserts and specific rotor in use. Be sure to refer to the centrifuge user manual.
N/C = Not Compatible

Abbott

Product line Model 5.5mL 5.0mL 4.5mL 3.5mL 3.0mL
Abbott Accelerator 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min

Beckman Coulter

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
Allegra X-15R 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Allegra X-12, X-12R N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Allegra X-6, X-6R, X-6KR 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Allegra X-30, X-30R 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Allegra X-64R N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Allegra X30 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Allegra 800 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min
Product line Model 5.5mL 5.0mL 4.5mL 3.5mL 3.0mL
Automate 800 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min
Avanti J-26S 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Avanti J-26XP 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Avanti J-E 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Avanti J-301 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Avanti J6-M1 N/C N/C 2556G for 7 min 2556G for 7 min 2556G for 7 min
Avanti J-HC 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Product line Model 5.5mL 5.0mL 4.5mL 3.5mL 3.0mL
Microfuge 18 N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Microfuge 22R N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Power Express Power Express N/C N/C N/C 1912G for 10 min N/C
Power Processor Power Processor N/C N/C N/C 1912G for 10 min N/C
Spinchron DLX 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Product line Model 5.5mL 5.0mL 4.5mL 3.5mL 3.0mL
Statspin Express 2 N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Statspin Express 3 N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Statspin Express 4 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min

Drucker

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
Clay Adams Dynac III (Fixed Rotor) N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Clay Adams Dynac III (Swing Bucket) N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Dash Apex 6 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Dash Apex 12 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Dash Apex 24 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min
Product line Model 5.5mL 5.0mL 4.5mL 3.5mL 3.0mL
Horizon 642B N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Horizon 642E N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Horizon 642VES N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Horizon 642VFD N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Horizon 653V N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Product line Model 5.5mL 5.0mL 4.5mL 3.5mL 3.0mL
Horizon 755 N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Horizon 755V N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Horizon 842HS (Microhematocrit tubes) N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Horizon 842 VES Standard N/C 2800G for 7 min 2800G for 7 min 2800G for 7 min 2200G for 10 min
Horizon 853 VES Standard N/C N/C N/C 2400G for 10 min 2400G for 10 min
Product line Model 5.5mL 5.0mL 4.5mL 3.5mL 3.0mL
Horizon 842 VES Performance Plus N/C N/C N/C N/C 4000G for 3 min
Horizon 853 VES Performance Plus 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Horizon 755VES 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 2630G for 7 min
Horizon 842 E 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Horizon 853 E 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min

Eppendorf

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
Eppendorf 5702 N/C 2800G for 7 min 2800G for 7 min 2800G for 7 min 2800G for 7 min
Eppendorf 5804 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Eppendorf 5430 N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C

Herexi

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
Herexi TDL 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Herexi LRM (Fixed) N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Herexi LRM (Swing Bucket) 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min

Hettich

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
EBA 21 3300G for 5 min 3300G for 5 min 3300G for 5 min 3300G for 5 min 3300G for 5 min
EBA 20 N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
EBA 270 N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
EBA 280 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Product line Model 5.5mL 5.0mL 4.5mL 3.5mL 3.0mL
Haematocrit 210 N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Rontine 380 3913G for 3 min 3913G for 3 min 3913G for 3 min 3913G for 3 min 3913G for 3 min
Rotanta 460 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Rotixa 50S 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Rotofix 32A 2683G for 7 min 2683G for 7 min 2683G for 7 min 2683G for 7 min 2683G for 7 min
Universal 320 3913G for 3 min 3913G for 3 min 3913G for 3 min 3913G for 3 min 3913G for 3 min

Inpeco

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
FlexLab FlexLab 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min

KUBOTA

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
KUBOTA

4000

2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min
KUBOTA

5500

4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
KUBOTA

4200

2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min
KUBOTA

5911

2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min
KUBOTA

5922

2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min 2300G for 10 min
KUBOTA

H-19 FMR

3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min

Nuaire

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
Nuaire C20 3500G for 5 min 3500G for 5 min 3500G for 5 min 3500G for 5 min 3500G for 5 min
Nuaire C48 3800G for 5 min 3800G for 5 min 3800G for 5 min 3800G for 5 min 3800G for 5 min
Nuaire MF 20 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Nuaire MF 48 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min

Nüve

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
Nüve NF800 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min
Nüve NF1200 R 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min
Nüve NF200 N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C

OrthoClinical Diagnostics

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
OrthoClinical Diagnostics enGen 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min

Roche

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
Cobas 8100 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min
Modular MPA N/C N/C N/C 1885G for 10 min 1885G for 10 min
Roche p512 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Roche p612 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min

Siemens

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
Siemens LabCell 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Siemens WorkCell 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Siemens StreamLab 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Siemens Aptio 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min

Tecan

MakeModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
Genesis FE500 Workcell 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min

Texas

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
GFMD Silencer S2410 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min
GFMD Silencer S2510 3200G for 5 min 3200G for 5 min 3200G for 5 min 3200G for 5 min 3200G for 5 min
GFMD Silencer S2610 3200G for 5 min 3200G for 5 min 3200G for 5 min 3200G for 5 min 3200G for 5 min

ThermoFisher

Product lineModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
Heraeus Labofuge 200 N/C N/C N/C N/C N/C
Heraeus Labofuge 300 N/C N/C N/C 2000G for 10 min 2000G for 10 min
Heraeus Labofuge 400 3500G for 5 min 3500G for 5 min 3500G for 5 min 3500G for 5 min 3500G for 5 min
Heraeus Megafuge 16 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Heraeus Megafuge 40 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Heraeus Multifuge X3 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Product line Model 5.5mL 5.0mL 4.5mL 3.5mL 3.0mL
Jouan BR4i 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min 3000G for 5 min
Sorvall Legend X1R 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min
Sorvall RC3C Plus 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min

Tomy

MakeModel5.5mL (13x100mm tube)5.0mL (13x100mm tube)4.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.5mL (13x100mm tube)3.0mL (13x75mm tube)
Tomy AX 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min 4000G for 3 min