This compact centrifuge is ideal for most protocols calling for fast spins (up to 12,500 rpm / 9,800 rcf) and quick spindowns. Useful for PCR, microfilter cell separation, clinical applications, and HPLC protocols. Operation is extremely simple for this high-level of sophistication. For duplicate spins, simply reload rotor and push Start. Designed with quick-spin option for commonly used 20-second spins. Includes a toolfree, quick-change rotor system. Safety features ensure the unit will not operate with an open lid, a jammed rotor or when out of balance. Efficiently designed for minimum bench top space.