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Lab Centrifuges

Laboratory Centrifuge specifications


Your ACTIDYN lab centrifuges are high performance, high precision centrifuges allowing you to study the most advanced and varied subjects, such as:

  • the mechanical behavior of individual mechanical precision components, sub-assemblies or systems under acceleration-induced constraints, sometimes in a combination with thermal constraints or vacuum,
  • medical or biological research,
  • rockets engine testing,
  • vibration simulation under increased gravity.

Your Unit Under Test (UUT) can vary in weight from a few grams to many tons, applied accelerations can reach 20,000 g, your chosen giration radius can exceed 10 m or be as small as 0.1m, and acceleration accuracy can range from 10-2 to 10-6.

The DD denomination indicates that your machine has a “Direct Drive” mechanism as opposed to a belt-driven mechanism. A Direct Drive eliminates de facto certain vibratory noise as well as the use of belts. Performances are significantly enhanced and maintenance of the driving system is virtually eliminated.

Here is a brief overview of the characteristics of your machines:

General Chacracteristics of ACTIDYN Lab Centrifuges



LC400/LC600 LC700/LC1000 LC1100/LC2500 LC3000 LC4000 LC5000 LC6000
Radius (m) 0.25/0.35 0.4/0.6 0.7/1.0 1.1/2.5 3.0 4.0 5.0 6.0
Payload (Kg) 20 40 100 120/250 500/1500 500/1500 500/1500 500/2500
Maximum  nominal Acceleration (g) 500 400 100 100 50 200 200 200

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