10 Reasons Why Your Next Centrifuge Should Be An Ohaus

Scientist placing samples into and Ohaus centrifuge

At Richmond Scientific we stock centrifuges to meet the needs of a wide range of users, including new and preowned options. If you would like any support choosing the best model to suit your requirements, feel free to give us a call on 01257 270433.

1. Extensive Range of Models for Diverse Applications

OHAUS centrifuges are designed to meet the needs of a wide variety of laboratory applications. Their range includes:

  • Micro Centrifuges: The Micro Series is perfect for small volume samples, such as DNA and RNA extractions, and protein isolations.
    FC5513 | FC5515R
  • High-Speed Centrifuges: Suitable for tasks that require high centrifugal forces, like protein purification and enzyme assays. The Multi Pro Series and the centrifuges for the job.
    FC5714 | FC5718 | FC5720 | FC5816 | FC5830 | FC5916
  • Multipurpose Centrifuges: Versatile enough to handle different types of samples and volumes, making them ideal for both research and industrial laboratories. Take a look at the Multi Series.
    FC5707 | FC5706

2. Easy Rotor Exchange

One of the key advantages of OHAUS centrifuges is the ease with which rotors can be switched. This flexibility allows users to quickly adapt the centrifuge for different experiments and applications, significantly improving lab efficiency. Many of our customers at Richmond Scientific have bought Ohaus centrifuges, and then come back to us within months to order additional rotors to support their growth.

3. Automatic Rotor Recognition

OHAUS centrifuges come equipped with automatic rotor recognition technology. This feature instantly identifies the installed rotor and adjusts the centrifuge settings accordingly. This not only saves valuable time but also minimises the risk of user error, ensuring optimal performance and safety.

4. User-Friendly Interface

OHAUS centrifuges feature intuitive, user-friendly interfaces that simplify operation. The controls are designed to be easily navigable, allowing users to set parameters quickly and accurately. This makes the centrifuges accessible to users of all skill levels, with no need for specialist training or installation. With that said, our team are trained and always on hand to talk you through how to use the centrifuge, if needed.

5. Robust Construction and Reliability

Built with high-quality materials and precision engineering, OHAUS centrifuges are known for their durability and long-term reliability. They are designed to withstand the rigors of daily laboratory use, ensuring consistent performance over time. It is a testament to the reliability of the brand that many of our customers who buy Ohaus centrifuges come back to us for more units.

6. Quick Delivery

For most models, we can offer very quick turnaround, with customers up and running within days of payment clearing. This ensures that laboratories can maintain their workflow without interruption, reducing downtime and increasing productivity.

7. Comprehensive Warranty

OHAUS centrifuges come with a comprehensive warranty that covers parts and labour. This warranty provides peace of mind, ensuring that any issues that arise are promptly addressed, and the equipment remains in top working condition.

8. Expert Guidance and After-Sales Support

Our team at Richmond Scientific can offer expert guidance to help customers choose the right centrifuge for their specific needs. If you’re spoilt for choice and not sure of the best instrument for your application, simply give us a call on 01257 270433 and we’ll help you select the ideal unit. Meanwhile, the Ohaus after-sales support team is dedicated to assisting with maintenance, and troubleshooting, ensuring that customers get the most out of their investment.

9. Safety Features

OHAUS centrifuges are equipped with numerous safety features, including imbalance detection, lid-locking mechanisms, and automatic shut-off. These features help protect users and samples, ensuring a safe working environment.

10. Energy Efficiency

Designed with energy efficiency in mind, OHAUS centrifuges minimise power consumption without compromising performance. This not only reduces operational costs but also supports sustainability initiatives within the laboratory.

If you’re still not sure, feel free to give the team a call on 01257 270433 to chat about your options. We’re always happy to help!