Surface Cleaning and Care
Category: Care & Maintenance
Topic: Preventative Maintenance
The outer surfaces of Hettich centrifuges are constructed of various painted metal surfaces and molded plastics. These surfaces stand up to most regular cleaning products such as "409", "Fantastic", "Simple Green", "Windex", etc.
Hettich suggests to avoid cleaners with ammonia as they may interact with LCD screens.
Tacho Errors 1, 2, 96; -1- (EBA 20, EBA 20S, EBA 270, ROTOFIX 32_A only)
Category: Operation & Use
Topic: Centrifuge Operation
Tacho (tachometer) errors are errors in the system that recognizes motion of the rotor.
To clear Tacho Errors 1, 2, & 96:
Open lid, turn power off. Make sure rotor is properly attached to the motor.
Use of glass tubes and containers in a centrifuge
Category: Quality & Safety
Topic: Centrifugation Safety
Hettich centrifuges are designed to spin a variety of centrifuge tubes and accessories. Particular attention should be used when spinning glass tubes and containers to avoid breakage within the centrifuge's main chamber.