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[block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Instruction and Parameters" } [/block] Centrifugation is exactly what it sounds like. Only one container can be included per `spin` instruction. If multiple consecutive `spin` instructions are submitted for multiple containers, microplate containers will be spun separately, while up to 12 `micro-1.5` or `micro-2.0` tubes can be spun simultaneously. Using microplates to centrifuge aliquots is recommended where possible. The units of acceleration available are g (multiple of gravitational acceleration g at Earth's surface) or meter/second^2. For example, these might be expressed as "1000:g" or "9800:meter/second^2". [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": "{\n \"op\": \"spin\",\n \"object\": container,\n \"acceleration\": acceleration,\n \"duration\": duration\n}", "language": "json", "name": "spin" } ], "sidebar": true } [/block] [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Device" } [/block] We currently use an Bionex HiG, which can achieve a maximum speed of 4000 x g while tolerating a maximum load of 300 grams and an imbalance of 50 grams. [Check container capabilities](doc:containers) to see which plates are compatible with this centrifuge. Transcriptic will automatically balance the plate specified in the instruction based on its dry weight and the volume of each aliquot.