Thermo Scientific™ Forma™ 8600 Series -40°C Ultra-Low Temperature Chest Freezers Available on GSA/VA Contract for Federal Government customers only.

Store samples confidently in the Forma 8600 Series -40°C chest freezer. Available in four sizes to accomodate a variety of needs.

Manufacturer: Thermo Scientific™ 713CV

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Catalog No. 71-3CV

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    Type Ultra Low Freezer, Chest
    Product Line Forma
    Temperature Range (Metric) -10°C to -40°C,-10° to -40°C
    Dimensions (L x W x H) Exterior 33.4 x 72 x 40.5 in. (84.8 x 182.9 x 102.9cm)
    Capacity 12.7 cu. ft., 359.6L,12.7 cu.ft., 359.6L
    Capacity (English) 12.7 cu. ft.
    Temperature Range -10° to -40°C
    Plug Type European
    Voltage 230V
    Certifications/Compliance cULus, CE listed
    Electrical Requirements 230V 50Hz
    Interior Stainless-steel
    Operating Modes Standard Operation
    Regulatory Approvals CE
    Data Outputs RS-485, 4-20mA, dry contacts - standard
    Smart View Compatibility SmartView Compatible
    Setpoint Security Single ID
    Unit Weight (Metric) 701kg
    Control Push Button LED
    Unit Weight (English) 666 lb.
    Voltage Compensation Buck/Boost
    Water Cooled Optional
    Description Capacity: 12.7 cu. ft. (359.6L); 230V/50Hz; 6.5A
    Amperage 6.5A,6.5A
    Capacity (Metric) 359.6L
    Backup Systems Optional CO2 or LN2
    Dimensions (D x W x H) Interior 18.5 x 42.5 x 28 in. (47 x 108 x 71.1cm)
    Hertz 50Hz,50Hz
    Holds 252 boxes
    Insulation Polyurethane Foam,Polyurethane Foam
    Model Forma
    Access Security key lock
    Shipping Weight (English) 659 lb.,659 lb.
    Shipping Weight (Metric) 299kg,299kg
    Chart Recorder Optional 7-day chart recorder
    Height (English) Interior 28 in.
    Width (English) Interior 42.5 in.
    Depth (English) Interior 18.5 in.
    Height (Metric) Interior 71.1cm
    Width (Metric) Interior 108cm
    Depth (Metric) Interior 47cm
    Height (English) Exterior 40.5 in.
    Width (English) Exterior 72 in.
    Depth (English) Exterior 33.4 in.
    Height (Metric) Exterior 102.9cm
    Width (Metric) Exterior 182.9cm
    Depth (Metric) Exterior 84.8cm
    Plug European

    Store samples confidently in Thermo Scientific™ Forma™ 8600 Series -40°C Ultra-Low Temperature Chest Freezers. Available in four sizes, and with a full range of racking solutions, to accomodate a variety of needs, these freezers deliver all of the sample protection features of the Forma™ 900 and 700 upright series.

    Key Features:

    • Centralized information center, including microprocessor control and monitoring system ensures that all controls and displays are easy to reach and read—knee level on the 3 cu. ft. models
    • Improves temperature control and increases reserve BTUH capacity, resulting in a more stable temperature sample
    • Easy to remove, washable filter provides protection from dust on the condenser, causing reduced refrigeration performance and increased risk to samples
    • Simplified installation with our new easy-roll 2 inch locking casters
    • Easy to use ergonomic door handle allows convenient disposal, and retieval of, specimens


    • 5 in. (127mm) foamed in place, polyurethane insulation reduces power consumption and maintains temperature setpoint
    • Triple-point door gasket provides longer holding time in the event of a door opening
    • Rugged, heavy gauge, cold-rolled steel cabinets resist chipping and rust
    • 1 in. (25mm) access ports allow for the use of inexpedient probes or instrumentation
    • Stainless steel interior
    • Polystyrene interior sub-lids reduce cold air loss and improve temperature recovery after door openings

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