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EBA 270

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Emergency Release

Category: Quality & Safety
Topic: Centrifugation Safety

During a power failure, centrifuges with a motorized lid cannot be unlocked. For access to items locked inside a centrifuge, an emergency release of the lid has to be executed by hand.

Radioactive Decontamination

Category: Care & Maintenance
Topic: Decontamination

Hettich suggests using a cleaning agent specifically labeled as being an agent for the removal of radioactive material, as noted in the Hettich Product Manual.

Pathogenic Decontamination

Category: Care & Maintenance
Topic: Decontamination

For Pathogenic decontamination, Hettich suggests using surface decontaminants such as "BDD" or "Bacdown" from Decon Laboratories (www.deconlabs.com). Please refer to the manufacturer's instructions regarding safe use of any product used for cleaning and decontamination.

Hettich Centrifuge Statement on Leakage Current

Category: Other
Topic: General

Hettich Centrifuges use brushless DC motors controlled by a device known as a Frequency Converter.

Approved Rotors and Accessories

Category: Quality & Safety
Topic: Centrifugation Safety

Only approved, Hettich manufactured rotors and accessories should be used in Hettich centrifuges. All rotors and accessories are designed to fit and work properly and safely in each designated centrifuge. Hettich does not endorse the use of other manufacturers' rotors and accessories in Hettich equipment.

Disposal of Centrifuge

Category: Symbols & Markings
Topic: Symbols

Before disposal, the centrifuge must be decontaminated and free of any bio- or radioactive hazard to protect people, the environment and property.

Repairs

Category: Quality & Safety
Topic: Centrifugation Safety

In the rare instance a Hettich centrifuge needs repair, please contact us at 1.866.370.4388 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Hettich USA in Beverly, MA, is a fully authorized depot repair facility with spare parts in stock.

Changing Centrifugation Parameters During a Run

Category: Operation & Use
Topic: Centrifuge Operation

The running time, the speed, the relative centrifugal force (RCF), the centrifuging radius, the run-up and run-down parameters as well as the temperature (for centrifuges with cooling only) can all be changed while the centrifuge is running.

Clean, Inspect & Lubricate

Category: Care & Maintenance
Topic: Preventative Maintenance

It is important to regularly clean, inspect and lubricate the rotor and accessories in all Hettich centrifuges. General maintenance procedures will ensure proper operations, provide optimal and consistent results plus extend the life span of all components. Regular inspection and lubrication can reduce the operational noise, decrease potential vibrations and prevent imbalance errors from occurring.

Continuous Operation

Category: Operation & Use
Topic: Centrifuge Operation

The run time can be set to continuous using the following steps:

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