ThermoFisher Fiberlite™ F9-6 X 1000 LEX

Manufacturer
ThermoFisher Scientific
Model
Fiberlite™ F9-6 X 1000 LEX
Platform
Sorvall Lynx 60000
Type
  • Fixed Angle
Angle
20°
Materials
Carbon fiber composite
Weight
15.70 kg
Tube Number
6
Tube Volume
1000.0 ml
Tube Diameter
98.0 mm
Tube Length
195.0 mm
Max. Capacity
1000 ml
rMAX
194.0 mm
rMIN
65.0 mm
rAV
129.5 mm
Max. Speed
9,000 rpm
Max. RCF
17,568 x g
k Factor
3,415
Acceleration Time
135 sec.
Deceleration Time
140 sec.
Outside Source
Vendor Catalog No.
ThermoFisher Scientific 096-061075

RCF and k-Factor Calculator 

7000 rpm
rpm
At 7000 rpm, the RCF equals 10,628 x g at rMAX and 7,094 x g at rAV.
The k Factor (adjusted) is 5,645.

RPM Calculator (from RCF) 

4000 x g
x g
To achieve an RCF of 4000 x g at rMAX, set the speed to 4,294 rpm.
To achieve an RCF of 4000 x g at rAV, set the speed to 5,256 rpm.

Centrifugation Time at Max. Speed (to match reference rotor based on k factors) 

ThermoFisher Fiberlite™ F12- 6 x 1000 LEX
6790 rpm
rpm
2.00 min.
min.
To match 2 min. in a ThermoFisher Fiberlite™ F12- 6 x 1000 LEX at 6790 rpm,
centrifuge for 1 min. in a ThermoFisher Fiberlite™ F9-6 X 1000 LEX at 12000 rpm.

Centrifugation Time at Specified Speed (to match reference rotor based on k factors) 

ThermoFisher Fiberlite™ F12- 6 x 1000 LEX
6790 rpm
rpm
2.00 min.
min.
ThermoFisher Fiberlite™ F9-6 X 1000 LEX
7000 rpm
rpm
To match 2 min. in a ThermoFisher Fiberlite™ F12- 6 x 1000 LEX at 6790 rpm,
centrifuge for 2 min. in a ThermoFisher Fiberlite™ F9-6 X 1000 LEX at 7000 rpm.