Thermo Scientific™ Forma™ 8600 Series -86°C Ultra-Low Temperature Chest Freezers Available on GSA/VA Contract for Federal Government customers only.

Store samples confidently in the Forma 8600 Series -86°C chest freezer. Available in four sizes to accommodate a variety of needs.

Manufacturer: Thermo Scientific™ 817CA

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Catalog No. 81-7CA

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    Type Ultra Low Freezer, Chest
    Product Line Forma
    Temperature Range (Metric) -50°C to -86°C,-50° to -86°C
    Dimensions (L x W x H) Exterior 33.8 x 87.6 x 40.5 in. (85.9 x 222.5 x 102.9cm)
    Capacity 17 cu. ft., 481.1L,17 cu.ft., 481.1L
    Capacity (English) 17 cu. ft.
    Temperature Range -50° to -86°C
    Plug Type NEMA 5-20
    Voltage 115V
    Certifications/Compliance cULus, CE listed
    Interior Stainless-steel
    Operating Modes Standard Operation
    Regulatory Approvals UL
    Data Outputs RS-485, 4-20mA, dry contacts - standard
    Smart View Compatibility SmartView Compatible
    Unit Weight (Metric) 806kg
    Control Push Button LED
    Unit Weight (English) 771 lb.
    Voltage Compensation Buck/Boost
    Water Cooled Optional
    Amperage 16A,16A
    Capacity (Metric) 481.1L
    Dimensions (D x W x H) Interior 18.5 x 58.8 x 28 in. (47 x 149.4 x 71.1cm)
    Holds 348 boxes
    Insulation Polyurethane Foam,Polyurethane Foam
    Model Forma
    Access Security key lock
    Shipping Weight (English) 821 lb.,821 lb.
    Chart Recorder Optional 7-day chart recorder
    Electrical Requirements 115V 60Hz
    Setpoint Security Single ID
    Description Capacity: 17 cu. ft. (481.1L); 115V/60Hz; 16A
    Backup Systems Optional CO2 or LN2
    Hertz 60Hz,60Hz
    Shipping Weight (Metric) 372kg,372kg
    Height (English) Interior 28 in.
    Height (English) Exterior 40.5 in.
    Width (English) Interior 58.8 in.
    Depth (English) Interior 18.5 in.
    Height (Metric) Interior 71.1cm
    Width (Metric) Interior 149.4cm
    Depth (Metric) Interior 47cm
    Width (English) Exterior 87.6 in.
    Depth (English) Exterior 33.8 in.
    Height (Metric) Exterior 102.9cm
    Width (Metric) Exterior 222.5cm
    Depth (Metric) Exterior 85.9cm
    Plug NEMA 5-20

    Store samples confidently in Thermo Scientific™ Forma 8600 Series -86°C Ultra-Low Temperature Chest Freezers. Available in four sizes to accommodate a variety of needs, and delivers all the sample protection features of our Forma 900 and Forma 700 upright series.

    Key Features :

    • Centralized information center, including microprocessor control and monitoring system, ensures all controls and displays are easy to reach and read—knee level on the 3 cu. ft. models.
    • Freezer improves temperature control and increases reserve BTUH capacity, resulting in a more stable temperature sample.
    • Polystyrene interior sub-lids reduce cold air loss and improve temperature recovery after door openings.
    • Easy-to-remove, washable filter provides protection from dust on the condenser that causes reduced refrigeration performance and increased risk to samples.
    • Easy-to-use ergonomic door handle offers single-hand operation.
    • Choice of CO2 or LN2 safety back-up systems offer additional sample protection in the event of a power or mechanical failure.
    • 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 are finished with powder-coat paint for a uniform exterior that resists chipping and rust.
    • 1 in. (25mm) access ports allow for the use of inexpedient probes or instrumentation.
    • Interior is stainless steel.

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