Ultra Centrifuge

Preventing Undesirable Outcomes

Please complete the required training to receive user privileges:

  • Click on Required Training link to watch a short presentation.
  • Click on Howard Hughes link to watch a short video.
  • Complete the presentation and the short video.
  • Complete and return the Quiz.
  • A username and pin will be issued upon completion of the training.

Please be aware the use of the high speed and ultra centrifuge requires a username and pin.

XPN-100 User Manual

There are four available rotors:

             1) SW 32 Ti: Swinging Bucket, 32,000 rpm, 175,000 x g, 6 x 38.5ml
             2) SW 41 Ti: Swinging Bucket, 41,000 rpm, 288,000 x g, 6 x 13.2 ml
             3) Type 70 Ti: Fixed Angle, 70,000 rpm, 504,000 x g, 8 x 39 ml
             4) Type 70.1 Ti: Fixed Angle, 70,000 rpm, 450,000 x g, 12 x 13.5ml 

Please refer to the Rotor Tech Document for resources concerning rotor selection and care, tubes, bottles, and accessories for the Beckman Ultracentriguges.

Please refer to Rotor Calculations for conversions between revolutions per minute, relative centrifugal force and the clearing factor. Simply select the appropriate rotor from the dropdown menu and enter the known quantities.

Multiple Locations: 

  • HSRB E-263
  • HSRB E-497
  • ECC 510 Bench A

J-26 XP User Manual

There are three available rotors:

              1) JLA 10.500: Fixed Angle, 10,000 rpm, 18,600 x g, 6 x 500ml
              2) JLA 16.250: Fixed Angle, 16,000 rpm, 38,000 x g, 6 x 250ml
              3) JA 25.50: Fixed Angle, 25,000 rmp, 76,600 x g, 8 x 50ml

Please refer to the Rotor Tech Document for resources concerning rotor selection and care, tubes, bottles, and accessories for the Beckman Ultracentriguges.

Please refer to Rotor Calculations for conversions between revolutions per minute, relative centrifugal force and the clearing factor. Simply select the appropriate rotor from the dropdown menu and enter the known quantities.

Multiple Locations: 

  • HSRB E-263
  • HSRB E-497
  • ECC 510 Bench A