Thermo Scientific™ Forma™ 900 Series -86°C Upright Ultra-Low Temperature Freezers Available on GSA/VA Contract for Federal Government customers only.

Provide uncompromised sample protection for -50° to -86°C applications with Thermo Scientific™ Forma™ 900 Series -86°C Upright Ultra-Low Temperature Freezers.

Manufacturer: Thermo Scientific™ 986

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    Type Ultra Low Freezer, Upright
    Product Line Forma
    Temperature Range (Metric) -50°C to -86°C,-50° to -86°C
    Dimensions (L x W x H) Exterior 32.9 x 33.3 x 77.9 in. (83.6 x 84.6 x 197.9cm)
    Dimensions (D x W x H) Interior 19.3 x 23 x 51.5 in. (49 x 58.4 x 130.8cm)
    Temperature Range -50° to -86°C
    Doors Double
    Capacity (English) Shelf 150 lb.
    Voltage 208 to 230V
    Electrical Requirements 208 to 230V 60Hz
    Footprint (English) 7.61 sq. ft.
    Energy Usage 17kW/day
    Interior Painted
    Line Voltage Indicator Buck/Boost
    Operating Modes Standard Operation
    On-Board Datalogging Not Available
    Regulatory Approvals UL, FDA Class I
    Data Outputs RS-485, 4-20mA, dry contacts - standard, PT100 probe Optional
    Smart View Compatibility SmartView Compatible
    Setpoint Security Not Avaialble
    Voltage Compensation Buck/Boost
    Weight (English) 646 lb.
    Weight (Metric) 293kg
    Amperage 12A,12A
    Capacity 13 cu. ft., 368L,13 cu. ft., 368L
    Capacity (English) 13 cu. ft.
    Backup Systems CO2 or LN2 Optional
    Capacity (Metric) Shelf 68kg
    Hertz 60Hz,60Hz
    2ml Vial Capacity per Freezer 21600
    Insulation Polyurethane Foam
    Plug Type NEMA 6-15,NEMA 6-15
    Shelves 3,3
    Shipping Weight (Metric) 316kg,316kg
    Chart Recorder 7-day ink or inkless Optional
    Certifications/Compliance cULus, CE listed
    Footprint (Metric) .71 sq. meters
    Inner Doors 4
    Water Cooled Optional
    Description Capacity: 13 cu. ft. (368.1L); Double door; Holds 216 boxes; 208-230V/60Hz; 12A
    Capacity (Metric) 368L
    Display Push Button LED,Push Button LED
    Holds 216 boxes,216 boxes
    Access Security KeyLock, Padlock Standard
    Shipping Weight (English) 696 lb.,696 lb.
    Product Name Forma
    Depth (Metric) Interior 49cm
    No. of Doors 2
    Height (English) Interior 51.23 in.
    Width (English) Interior 23 in.
    Depth (English) Interior 19.3 in.
    Height (Metric) Interior 130.11cm
    Width (Metric) Interior 58.4cm
    Height (English) Exterior 78 in.
    Width (English) Exterior 33.3 in.
    Depth (English) Exterior 32.9 in.
    Height (Metric) Exterior 198.1cm
    Width (Metric) Exterior 84.6cm
    Depth (Metric) Exterior 83.6cm

    Provide uncompromised sample protection for -50° to -86°C applications with Thermo Scientific™ Forma™ 900 Series -86°C Upright Ultra-Low Temperature Freezers. Available in single or double door models, these freezers are designed for daily sample protection and dependability.

    Key Features

    • Centralized, eye level information center, including microprocessor control and monitoring system; all controls and displays are easy to reach and read
    • Improves temperature control and increases reserve BTUH capacity, resulting in a more stable temperature sample
    • Unique double door to store frequently used samples in the top chamber while long-term storage remains undisturbed in bottom
    • Single-hand operation: easy-to-use, padlock-compatible, ergonomic door handle with integrated key lock
    • Optional CO2 or LN2 back-up: Choice of CO2 or LN2 safety back-up systems for additional sample protection in the event of a power or mechanical failure
    • Optional chart recorder: Built-in chart recorder can be installed at eye level on Forma 900 -86°C models
    • 5 in. (127mm) foamed-in-place, polyurethane insulation: Reduces power consumption, 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
    • Four inner doors reduce cold air loss and improve temperature recovery after door closings
    • Stainless steel interior

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