Allegra X-5

The Allegra X-5 air-cooled benchtop centrifuge offers precision performance for clinical labs.  The Allegra X-5 provides reliable performance under exacting standards for clinical sample prep. The Allegra X-5 is ideal for:

  • Serum
  • Plasma and whole blood sample processing
  • Protein precipitate
  • Particulate and cell sedimentation
  • In-vitro cytotoxicity
  • Receptor binding sample processing


Designed for the clinical lab

  • Robust drive system
  • Motorized lid-locking system for easy loading/unloading
  • Super-compact design saves valuable lab space
  • Safe operation

Maximize throughput

  • Process up to 100 x 16mm blood tubes
  • Reduce run times with centrifugal forces up to 4,470 x g
  • Safely process hazardous samples with optional BioCertified rotor

Seamlessly integrates with Beckman Coulter Analyzers

  • Eliminate transfer steps by spinning Beckman Coulter DxC/DxI tube racks directly in the centrifuge
  • Run specialized Allegra X-5 adapters directly in the AutoMate 2500 Family Processing Systems

Rotor Versatility

  • Quick run setup with convenient, pre-bundled packages
  • Including swinging bucket rotors and common adapters (optional adapters also available)

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Product Specifications

Acceleration 10 acceleration rates
Deceleration 10 deceleration rates
Speed Control ± 50 rpm of set speed
Timed Run 1 min to 9hr, 59 min (in 1 min increments)
Max Capacity Volume Range - 1000 mL
Speed Display Actual rotor speed in 100 rpm increments or in RCF (when selected)
Temperature Control ± 2.5 °C of set temperature
Temperature Range(s) Ambient temperature range: 5° to 40°C
Item Specifications Referenced B30590

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