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Blood bank 8KBS

Blood bank  8KBS

Blutbank 8KBS: Compact, refrigerated floor standing centrifuge for blood banks

The Sigma 8KBS stand-alone refrigerated centrifuge is optimised for the needs of blood banks. The motorized lid lock and its patented one-button control (Spincontrol S) make it especially easy to use.

The maximum capacity is 12 blood bags on the swing-out rotor. The centrifuge can optionally be equipped with functions for professional data handling in blood banks, based on the ISBT 128 barcode standard.
The centrifuge has a low loading height, is pleasantly quiet in operation, and has low power consumption The centrifuge is optionally available with water cooling.


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Performance characteristics

  • Compact refrigerated floor standing centrifuge for use in blood banks
  • Capacity up to 12 blood bags in swing-out rotor
  • Solid construction, suitable for continous use
  • Maintenance-free drive, high imbalance tolerance up to approx. 80 g
  • Speed range 100 - 10.500 rpm
  • Automatic rotor identification prevents spinning rotors overspeed
  • Efficient refrigeration; temperature adjustable between -20 °C and +40 °C, standstill cooling, with refrigerant R404a
  • Stainless steel chamber
  • The lid is hinged on the left hand side
  • Easy open the centrifuge lid via pneumatic springs
  • Two motorized lid locks provide safe, assured lid-locking
  • Power failure, emergency lid opening
  • Ergonomic loading height of just 88 cm
  • The user friendly control unit is integrated in the front panel
  • Centrifuge fits through a door opening of only 82 cm
  • The centrifuge stands on movable castors an adjustable feet to even out the floor
  • Easily serviceable
  • All international standards are met, e.g. IEC 1010, CE, WEEE

Contact Sales Switzerland

Mr. Jörg Kellerhals

Sales Manager

Basel, Bern, Luzern and Ticino

Contact Western Switzerland (Office Lausanne)

Mrs. Véronique Miano

Sales representative Western Switzerland

Contact Eastern Switzerland (Office Zurich)

Mrs. Sabine Kleinhans

Sales representative Eastern Switzerland

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