ASTOR-8 Digit Gerber Centrifuge

The new Astor 8 Digit centrifuge with a 8 butyrometer capacity is completely digital and manufactured in full compliance with all advanced safety rules and with the Gerber method for the quantitative determination of fat in milk and dairy samples


  • Low Noise – ease-of-use – safety for the operator
  • External structure in anti-acid painted metal
  • Lid with a rounded window for the inspection of the chamber during centrifugation time
  • Safety lock of the lid if the rotor is moving
  • Electronic brake of the motor to cut the stopping time.
  • Digital display showing the active heating, open/close lid, set time, countdown, brake on, end of cycle
  • Digital set of the centrifugation time: from 0 to 60mins or continuous cycle
  • Backlit on/off switch and separate keys to open the lid and to switch the heating on/off
  • Coloured LED lights showing the reaching of the right temperature(purple) and the unlocked lid(green)
  • Capacity : 8 Butyrometers
  • Supplied with 8 anti-acid, easy to dismount/clean adapters for butyrometers
  • Pre-Selected temperature at 65 Deg C, according to Gerber Method
  • Pre-Heating time : max 20minutes
  • Perfect temperature homogeneity in the tubes
  • Centrifugal force 350g +/-50g, according to Gerber Method
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Dimension: mm 49 *41*26cm
Weight: Kg. 18
Supply voltage: 220 VAC 50 hz
Power consumption: 840watts
Cod. 60355 – 8 places