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r.p.m or gravity?

Fred & Rachel Brusseau rbruss at ix.netcom.com
Fri Jan 30 13:15:24 EST 1998

The correct formula is:

R.C.F. = (4 pi r n-squared)(g)

R.C.R. = relative centrifugal force
r = radius (unique for each rotor)
n = revolutions per second (calculated from a chart that should be with
the centrifuge handbook)
g = 9.8 m/s

Hope this helps!

Rachel Brusseau

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