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Sorvall RC5C Plus Refrigerated Centrifuge
Sorvall RC5C Plus Refrigerated Centrifuge

Our Price: $10,350.00

Condition: Fully Recertified and Tested to Perform at Manufacturer Specifications
Warranty: 180-Day Full Parts and Labor (Click for Info)
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Product Code: SO-RC5C

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Sorvall RC5C Plus Refrigerated Centrifuge

The Sorvall RC5C Plus Refrigerated Floor Centrifuge offers a user-friendly interface for large-capacity efficient centrifugation. The refrigeration system on the RC5C Plus offers temperatures from -20C to +40C with an automatic temperature compensation system and auto slow start and stop for rate control. Reach speeds up to 21,000 RPM with maximum RCF of 51,427 x g. This high-performance centrifuge combines the flexibility of microprocessor control with the durability, reliability, and convenience of a heavy-duty, direct-drive motor system.

All of our equipment is in excellent condition and will be fully tested to perform at factory specifications before being shipped.

Please confirm this rotor meets your application needs and request a different rotor, if necessary. Available rotors can be found in our Rotor Compatibility Guide.

The Sorvall RC5C Plus Refrigerated Centrifuge includes:
  • > SS34 Rotor
  • > Calibration Report
  • > Power Cord
  • > Full 180 Day Parts and Labor Warranty

Sorvall RC5C Plus Refrigerated Centrifuge Specifications

Speed Selection Range (rpm)

50 to 21,000 RPM

Speed Control Accuracy

1% or 100 rpm, whichever is greater

Maximum Relative Centrifugal Force

51,427 g

Temperature Selection Range

-20C to +40C

Mass (Weight)

362 kilograms, 800 pounds

Noise Level


Heat Output

4 kW (13,500 BTU)

Electrical Requirements

208 V, 60 Hz

Preventative Maintenance Performed on The Sorvall RC5C Plus Refrigerated Centrifuge

  • Door Latch Assembly Checked for Full Function
  • Door Hinges are Checked and Lubed as Needed
  • Drive Belt is Checked for Rips and Tears and Replaced if Needed
  • Rotors and O-rings are Lubed as Needed
  • Lamps and Display are Checked and Replaced if Dim
  • Line Cord is Checked Signs of Fray or Damage and Replaced Accordingly
  • Internal Circuitry is Checked for Faulty/Shorted Components and Replaced Accordingly

Sorvall RC5C Plus Operator's Manual

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Average Rating: Average Rating: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 2 Write a review »

  7 of 7 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Centrifuge works September 18, 2020
Reviewer: Cody Rodgers from Lincoln, NE  
I purchased this centrifuge over 4 months ago and it's still going strong and has been very easy to work with. Will buy from Marshall Scientific in the future.

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  7 of 7 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Excellent August 11, 2020
Reviewer: Lola Page from Houston, TX  
We purchased this centrifuge recently and are very pleased. We have used different centrifuges in the past but have found this product to be extremely user friendly. Have not had any issues since purchase.

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