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MC-12 High Speed Microcentrifuge with rotor for 12 x 1.5/2.0 mL tubes

AC/DC input 230 V AC, EuroPlug

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Benchmark Scientific centrifuge, compact high speed microcentrifuge, high speed personal centrifuge


CE compliant
incremental 100 rpm 100 rcf
timer 20 sec to 99 min
to hold 12 1.5/2.0 mL tubes
12 sec acceleration; 10 sec deceleration


pkg of 1


Benchmark Scientific C1612-E


15500 rpm speed (16100 g)
15500 rpm
16100 × g


centrifugation: suitable


10.6 in. (27 cm) × 8.7 in. (22 cm) × 5.9 in. (15 cm)


10.5 lb (4.8 kg)

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General description

  • MC-12 High-Speed Microcentrifuge with the rotor is a compact unit designed for molecular biology/DNA experiments.
  • It delivers quick acceleration/deceleration times with noiseless operation.
  • Cold room safe for applications requiring sub-ambient temperatures.
  • LCD display for indication of time and rpm or g-force.
  • The spin button facilitates instant spin downs.
  • The computer-controlled airflow patterns maintain optimal temperature during high-speed centrifugation.
Benchmark′s MC-12 High Speed Microcentrifuge is the first and only personal centrifuge capable of speeds up to 16,000 xg (15,500 rpm); meaning it is the most affordable and compact option available that meets standard molecular biology and DNA protocols. Includes: 12 x 1.5/2.0mL rotor.

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MC-12 is a trademark of Benchmark Scientific, Inc.

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