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™ 820CA

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Catalog No. 82-0CA

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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 33.4 x 96 x 40.5 in. (84.8 x 243.8 x 102.9cm)
    Temperature Range -50° to -86°C
    Plug Type NEMA 5-20
    Interior Stainless-steel
    Setpoint Security Single ID
    Control Push Button LED
    Unit Weight (English) 726 lb.
    Capacity 20 cu. ft., 566.3L,20 cu. ft., 566.3L
    Dimensions (D x W x H) Interior 18.5 x 66.5 x 28 in. (47 x 168.9 x 71.1cm)
    Hertz 60Hz,60Hz
    Shipping Weight (Metric) 378kg,378kg
    Voltage 115V
    Certifications/Compliance cULus, CE listed
    Electrical Requirements 115V 60Hz
    Operating Modes Standard Operation
    Regulatory Approvals UL
    Data Outputs RS-485, 4-20mA, dry contacts - standard
    Smart View Compatibility SmartView Compatible
    Unit Weight (Metric) 363kg
    Voltage Compensation Buck/Boost
    Water Cooled Optional
    Description Capacity: 20 cu. ft. (566.3L); 115V/60Hz; 16A
    Amperage 16A,16A
    Capacity (English) 20 cu. ft.
    Capacity (Metric) 566.3L
    Backup Systems Optional CO2 or LN2
    Holds 396 boxes
    Insulation Polyurethane Foam,Polyurethane Foam
    Model Forma
    Access Security key lock
    Shipping Weight (English) 833 lb.,833 lb.
    Chart Recorder Optional 7-day chart recorder
    Height (English) Interior 28 in.
    Height (English) Exterior 40.5 in.
    Depth (Metric) Interior 47cm
    Width (English) Exterior 96 in.
    Depth (English) Exterior 33.4 in.
    Width (Metric) Exterior 243.8cm
    Width (English) Interior 66.5 in.
    Depth (English) Interior 18.5 in.
    Height (Metric) Interior 71.1cm
    Width (Metric) Interior 168.9cm
    Height (Metric) Exterior 102.9cm
    Depth (Metric) Exterior 84.8cm
    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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