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Centrifuges, bench top, ventilated/refrigerated, Mega Star 600 / 600R

Supplier: VWR Collection
These small bench top centrifuges are ideal for research and clinical applications in pharmaceutical and biotechnical industries, as well as for academic research. They offer good capacity in a compact design with a smart and simple interface.

  • Auto-Lock® III rotor system: Tool-free rotor exchange system enables quick rotor exchange; with just the push of a button users can quickly change rotors and easily access the rotor chamber for cleaning
  • Aerosol-tight ClickSeal® bucket caps and rotor lid sealing system: Glove friendly one handed open/close capability
  • Time saving pulse function for short runs
  • Highly visible backlit display for easy reading of parameters across the lab

Mega Star 600 centrifuges are available as a ventilated or a refrigerated version. The refrigerated version, with pre-cooling function, is suitable for temperature-sensitive sample processing with control between −10 and +40 °C.

TX-150 swing-out rotor: This rotor is designed for a broad range of swing-out processing needs. It offers high speed and high capacity (e.g. 24×5/7 ml blood tubes or 8×15 ml conical tubes) combined with the flexibility of a wide range of adapters.

MicroClick 24x2 angle rotor: This high speed rotor has a max. capacity of 24×1,5/2,0 ml microtubes and reaches a max. RCF of 30279 ×g. Ideal for micro volume protocols such as nucleic acid preparation, PCR reaction set-up and filtration columns. The lightweight, ergonomic and certified ClickSeal® biocontainment lid allows sample viewing. Additional adapters for 0,2 ml PCR tubes and 0,25/0,5 ml microtubes are available on request.

Ordering information: Mega Star 600 / 600R are supplied with rotor TX-150, set of four round buckets and four ClickSeal® caps. The Mega Star 600R is also available in a package with MicroClick rotor incl. ClickSeal® biocontainment rotor lid. All packages come with two power cords (EU and UK plug). Adapters need to be ordered separately. Additional rotors are available on request.



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Description Pk VWR Catalog Number Quantity
Ventilated bench top centrifuge, Mega Star 600, package incl. TX-150 rotor, buckets and caps 1 521-1893
Refrigerated bench top centrifuge, Mega Star 600R, package incl. TX-150 rotor, buckets and caps 1 521-1894
Refrigerated bench top centrifuge, Mega Star 600R, micro package incl. MicroClick rotor and ClickSeal® rotor lid 1 521-1895
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Model Mega Star 600R Mega Star 600
Max. capacity - swing-out rotor 4×145 ml
Max. speed - swing-out rotor (min-1) 4350 (with TX-150 rotor) / 17850 (with MicroClick rotor)
Max. RCF - swing-out rotor (×g) 3046 (with TX-150 rotor) / 30279 (with MicroClick rotor)
Temperature (°C) −10...+40 -
Acceleration/braking ramps 2/2 (standard and soft)
Motor Brushless induction motor
Control Microprocessor
Functions Auto-Lock III rotor locking system, pre-cooling and CFC-free refrigeration, ClickSeal® sealing system Auto-Lock® III rotor locking system, ClickSeal® sealing system
Programs 3 (direct access) + 96 additional (via folder) 4 (direct access)
Timer 9 h 99 min 50 s + continuous
Anti-unbalance system Continuous vibration measurement, with rotor mass correction
Display Large, bright LCD
Languages English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch and Russian
Noise level (dB(A)) <56 (with TX-150 rotor) / <52 (with MicroClick rotor) <58 (with TX-150 rotor)
Power supply 230 V / 50 - 60 Hz
Power consumption (W) 750 310
W×D×H (mm) 460×670×320 370×490×310
Weight (kg) 74 (centrifuge only) 35 (centrifuge only)


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Description Pk VWR Catalog Number Quantity
Adapter for 1×100 ml round bottom tube (Ø×L: 45×117 mm) 4 521-1792
Adapter, 1×50 ml conical or skirted tube (Ø×L: 29,5×120 mm) 4 521-1793
Adapter, 2×15 ml conical tubes (Ø×L: 17×122 mm) 4 521-1794
Adapter, 4×14 ml urine tubes (Ø×L: 18×124 mm) 4 521-2206
Adapter, 7× 3 / 5 ml blood collection tubes (Ø×L: 12×124 mm) 4 521-1797
Adapter, 6× 5 / 7 ml blood collection tubes (Ø×L: 13×116 mm) 4 521-1796
Adapter, 10× 1,5 / 2 ml microtubes (Ø×L: 11×65 mm) 4 521-1798
Adapter, 1×25 ml universal flat/skirted tube (Ø×L: 25×199 mm) 4 521-1799
Adapter for MicroClick rotors 30×2 and 24×2; 0,2 ml PCR tube (Ø×L: 6,5×20 mm) 30 521-1800
Adapter for MicroClick rotors 30×2 and 24×2; 0,25 ml microtube (Ø×L: 6×46 mm) 30 521-1816
Adapter for MicroClick rotors 30×2 and 24×2; 0,5 ml microtube (Ø×L: 8×44 mm) 30 521-1815
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