Beckman GS-6 Centrifuge

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The Beckman GS-6 Centrifuge is a highly recommended, versatile and high-performance instrument used for general purpose separations as well as for separations of a large variety of plasma and cell culture. These centrifuges are available in three different variants of refrigerated tabletop, ambient tabletop and refrigerated knee-well models.

All the Beckman centrifuge models have an ergonomic design with optimized space utility. They are compact in design, easy-to-use and access and deliver excellent performance.

The Beckman GS-6 Series Centrifuge Models can be used with a variety of adapter and rotor combinations which can be used to handle almost any kind of applications. The rotor options include a high capacity GH-3.8 swinging bucket rotor or two fixed-angle rotors. These rotors can be used with different variety of adapters in order to spin bottles and tubes of variable sizes.

The GS-6 Centrifuges can deliver quick process results with sample capacity of as much as three litres. Additionally, the centrifuges offer a soft start feature that offer optimised acceleration while taking enough care of protecting delicate gradients. The instrument also comes with a two-stage dynamic disk brake that controls rapid and smooth deceleration.

Application Areas

The Beckman GS-6 Centrifuges are being used for a wide array of industrial applications Like:

  • Isolation of viruses

  • Isolation of cells

  • Useful in routine laboratory processes like sample extractions, sample preparations, pelleting, sample concentrations, sample purifications, receptor binding, phase separations, and column configurations.

  • Useful in preparations of sub-cellular organelles like crude microsomes, mitochondria and granules.

  • Rapid sedimentation of cell debris, protein precipitates and large particles.

Product Specifications

  • Maximum speed (RPM): Fixed angle rotor: 6,100, Swing bucket rotor: 4,730

  • Maximum g-Force (RCF): Fixed angle: 5,710, Swing bucket rotor: 4,560

  • Maximum noise output: <60dB

  • Maximum capacity: 4 x 750 ml

  • Run Time: 0 – 30 minute


Is the Beckman GS-6 good for routine processing?:  Yes, this centrifuge is excellent for pelleting, extractions, purifications, etc.

Can you process large numbers of samples?:  Yes, this centrifuge is made for large numbers of small-volume samples.

Will this centrifuge do virus isolation?:  Yes.


Manual: Beckman GS-6 Centrifuge




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