Fiberlite centrifuge rotors

Superior performance without fatigue or corrosion

Thermo Scientific Fiberlite carbon fiber rotors offer an advanced alternative to metal centrifuge rotors, delivering superior performance without fatigue or corrosion for safe and worry-free operation spin after spin. They enhance productivity by reducing run times with higher G-forces; their corrosion- and fatigue-resistant design ensures structural integrity, and your investment is secured with a 15-year warranty. 

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For routine and high performance benchtop centrifuges, ideal for high speed applications:

  • PCR post-reaction clean up
  • Cell culture
  • DNA sample prep
  • Subcellular fractionation
  • Protein identification
  Description Capacity Max Speed* Max RCF* Type
Fiberlite F10-6 x 100 LEX Rotor 6 x 100mL 10,500rpm 15,038 x g Fixed angle
Fiberlite F14-6 x 250LE Rotor 6 x 250mL 10,000rpm
15,317 x g Fixed angle
routine benchtop centrifuge fixed angle rotor Fiberlite F15-6x100y Rotor 6 x 100mL 13,000rpm 18,516 x g Fixed angle
Fiberlite F13-14x50cy Rotor 14 x 50mL 8,500rpm 12,359 x g Fixed angle
Fiberlite F15-8x50cy Rotor 8 x 50mL 14,500rpm 24,446 x g Fixed angle
routine benchtop centrifuge fixed angle rotor Fiberlite F21-48x2 Rotor 48 x 2mL 15,200rpm 25,055 x g Fixed angle
Fiberlite H3-LV Swinging Bucket Rotor 28 microplates 3,600rpm 2,738 x g Swinging bucket

*Max speed and max G-force may vary by centrifuge and voltage. See product detail for precise specifications.

For the Sorvall LYNX Superspeed Centrifuge for applications requiring a high speed centrifuge:

  • Cellular biology
  • Diagnostic and clinical biology
  • Genomics and molecular biology
  • Bioprocessing
  • Proteomics
  • Virology and nanotechnology
  • Research and drug discovery
  Description Capacity
Max Speed Max RCF
Type
Fiberlite F9-6x1000 LEX Rotor 6 x 1000mL 9,000rpm 17,568 x g Fixed angle
F10-4x1000 LEX Rotor 4 x 1000mL 10,500rpm 20,584 x g Fixed angle
F12-6x500 LEX Rotor 6 x 500mL 12,000rpm 24,471 x g Fixed angle
F14-6x250y Rotor 6 x 250mL 14,000rpm 30,240 x g Fixed angle
F14-14x50cy Rotor 14 x 50mL 14,000rpm 33,746 x g Fixed angle
F20-12x50 LEX Rotor 12 x 50mL 20,000rpm 51,428 x g Fixed angle
F21-8x50y Rotor 8 x 50mL 20,000rpm 47,850 x g Fixed angle
F23-48x1.5 Rotor 48 x 1.5mL 23,000rpm 57,368 x g Fixed angle

*Max speed and max G-force may vary by centrifuge and voltage. See product detail for precise specifications.

For our legacy Sorvall RC Series Centrifuges

  Description Capacity
Max Speed Max RCF
Type
Fiberlite F10-4x1000 LEX Rotor 4 x 1000mL 9,500rpm 16,880 x g Fixed angle
F12-6x500 LEX Rotor 6 x 500mL 12,000rpm 24,515 x g Fixed angle
F14-6x250y Rotor 6 x 250mL 14,000rpm 30,100 x g Fixed angle
F13-14x50cy Rotor 4 x 50mL 13,000rpm 29,000 x g Fixed angle
F20-6x100 Rotor 12 x 50mL 20,000rpm 43,900 x g Fixed angle
F21-8x50y Rotor 8 x 50mL 20,000rpm 47,500 x g Fixed angle
F21-48x1.5 Rotor 48 x 1.5mL 21,000rpm 43,500 x g Fixed angle

For the Sorvall WX Ultracentrifuge Series for applications requiring ultraspeed centrifugation:

  • Proteomics
  • Cell clarification
  • Nucleic acid preparation
 
  Description Capacity
Max Speed Max RCF
Type
Fiberlite F37L-8x100 8 x 100mL 37,000rpm 182,460 x g Fixed angle
F50L-8x39 Rotor 8 x 390mL 50,000rpm 266,000 x g Fixed angle
F65L-6x13.5 Rotor 6 x 13.5mL 65,000rpm 324,000 x g Fixed angle
F50L-24x1.5 Rotor 24 x 1.5mL 50,000rpm 280,000 x g Fixed angle

For use with our Sorvall BIOS A Centrifuge for batch processing and our legacy Sorvall RC 4, Heraeus Cryofuge 5500i and Heraeus Multifuge 4 for blood banking applications.

  • Yeast
  • Bacteria
  • Mammalian cells
  • Blood processing
  Description Capacity
Max Speed Max RCF
Type
Fiberlite F6-10x1000 LEX Rotor
10 x 1000mL 6,250rpm 12,000 x g Fixed angle
F10-6x250y Rotor 6 x 250mL 10,000rpm 15,344 x g Fixed angle

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Fiberlite key features and benefits

Performance tested and ready to be used with automatic rotor recognition and capability to reach higher speeds than metal equivalents, improving separations.

Design with corrosion- and fatigue-resistance to maintain the rotor's structural integrity for outstanding durability and maintenance convenience.

Value in on-site clinics and maintenance to ensure proper use and care to extend life of your rotors, continuous improvements in design to increase capacities for efficiency and throughput, and industry-leading 15-year warranty.

Ergonomics like AutoLock rotor exchange allow 3-second, push-button rotor exchange, integrated handle makes gripping easy, and unique lightweight carbon fiber enables use in multiple applications.

Biocontainment with rotor and lid combinations that protect the user, the centrifuge and the samples, and certified by Public Health England, Porton Down UK.


Learn more about increasing efficiency of centrifugation while maintaining the quality and safety of your work.
 Five Ways Fiberlite Rotors Let Researchers Focus on their Work -- Worry-free

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Thermo Scientific Fiberlite rotors accelerate productivity while offering unequaled durability. They will maximize your centrifuge performance with versatility, speed and a robust corrosion-free design. Backed by a 15-year warranty, the most comprehensive warranty coverage available.*  

  • Improved ergonomics for added safety
  • Lightweight design for faster acceleration and deceleration
  • Corrosion resistance for easier care and maintenance
  • Fatigue-resistant design for longer life

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* Subject to Thermo Fisher Scientific’s standard limited warranty. Ask your sales representative for details or review our general terms and conditions of sale on our Terms of Use page.

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