ThermoFisher TX-100S

Manufacturer
ThermoFisher Scientific
Model
TX-100S
Platform
Megafuge 8 and 8R; Sorvall 8 and ST 8R; Sorvall SL 8 and 8R
Type
  • Swinging Bucket
Angle
90°
Weight
3.10 kg
Tube Number
8
rMAX
144.0 mm
rMIN
45.0 mm
rAV
94.5 mm
Max. Speed
4,500 rpm
Max. RCF
3,260 x g
k Factor
14,813
Acceleration Time
20 sec.
Deceleration Time
30 sec.
Outside Source
Vendor Catalog No.
ThermoFisher Scientific 75005704

RCF and k-Factor Calculator 

rpm
To calculate "RCF" and "k factor", enter "Speed" above.

RPM Calculator (from RCF) 

700 x g
x g
To achieve an RCF of 700 x g at rMAX, set the speed to 2,085 rpm.
To achieve an RCF of 700 x g at rAV, set the speed to 2,574 rpm.

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

rpm
min.
To use the k Factor to calculate the "Time at Max Speed" needed to match the centrifugation with another rotor, enter the "Reference Rotor," "Speed" and "Time."

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

rpm
min.
ThermoFisher TX-100S
rpm
To use k factors to calculate the "Time" at a "Specified Speed" needed to match the separation with another rotor, enter the "Reference Rotor," "Speed" and "Time." and the "Specified Speed."