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Product ID: CA-12278

BD Biosciences Accuri C6 Plus Flow Cytometer

BD Biosciences Accuri C6 Plus Flow Cytometer

Includes Computer loaded with Software


The BD Accuri C6 Plus Flow Cytometer, with its compact 11 x 14.75 x 16.5-inch footprint, light weight of 30 lb and operational simplicity, supports a wide variety of applications including immunology, cell and cancer biology, plant and microbiology and industrial applications. This portable and compact cell analyzer holds the analytical power of a cytometer twice its size. Used in thousands of research studies, the BD Accuri C6 Plus System provides an easy-to-use option to your research toolbox.

 

The BD Accuri C6 Plus Flow Cytometer Advantages

Sensitive, reliable and capable

  • Reliable instrument performance with automated QC
  • Volumetric counting and continuous sampling

Simple: easy to learn, use, maintain and teach

  • Quick and easy instrument setup
  • Simplified workflow with BD quality reagents and kits
  • Walkaway convenience with automated sample loader

Compact and transportable

  • Small footprint for easy transportation between labs

Intuitive and easy-to-learn BD Accuri C6 Plus Software

  • Intuitive user interface
  • Easy to learn and data can be collected and analyzed in less than an hour
  • Clearly visible software options and instrument controls

 

Specifications:

Optics

  • Laser Excitation:488 nm, 640 nm
  • Laser Profile: 10 x 75 μm
  • Light Scatter DetectionForward (0°, ±13°)
  • Side (90°, ±13°)
  • Emission DetectionFour colors, user-changeable optical filters
  • Standard set installed:
  • FL1 533/30 nm (eg, FITC/GFP)
  • FL2 585/40 nm (eg, PE/PI)
  • FL3 >670 nm (eg, PerCP, PerCP-Cy5.5, PE-Cy™7)
  • FL4 675/25 nm (eg, APC)
  • Optical Alignment: Fixed alignment

Fluidics

  • Flow Cell: 200-μm ID quartz capillary
  • Minimum Detectable Particle Size: 0.5 μm
  • Minimum Sample Volume: 50 μL
  • Pre-Set Flow Rates and Core SizesSlow: 14 μL/min, 10-μm core
  • Medium: 35 μL/min, 16-μm core
  • Fast: 66 μL/min, 22-μm core
  • Custom Sample Flow Rates: 10–100 μL/min
  • Custom Core Diameter: 5–40 μm
  • Recommended Sheath Fluid: 0.2-μm filtered DI water with BD™ Sheath Additive
  • Maximum Events Per Sample: 1 million events
  • Fluid Bottle Capacity:2-L sheath fluid
  • 2-L waste
  • 250-mL cleaner
  • 250-mL decontamination fluid

Performance

  • Fluorescence Sensitivity, MESF*: FITC <75; PE <50
  • Scatter Resolution: Resolves human peripheral blood lymphocytes, monocytes
  • and granulocytes
  • Fluorescence Linearity: 2 ±0.05% for chicken erythrocyte nuclei (CEN)
  • Fluorescence Precision: <3% CV for CEN
  • Data Acquisition Rate: Up to 10,000 events/second
  • Signal Processing: 24-bit data path

Data Management**

  • Workstation Specifications: Dell OptiPlex 7450 All-in-One Desktop
  • Processor and Memory
  • Intel® i7 6700 3.4 GHz Quad Core, 8MB with HD graphics 530
  • 8 GB (1 x 8 GB) 2,400 MHz DDR4
  • Hard Drive and Data Storage Options
  • 500-GB 2.5-inch Serial ATA (7,200 RPM)
  • 8x Slimline DVD+/-RW Drive
  • Display and USB Ports
  • 23-inch Wide Viewing Angle, Full HD 1,920 x 1,080 resolution with anti-glare coating
  • 8 USB ports (2 USB 3.0 side, 4 USB 3.0 and 2 USB 2.0 rear)
  • Networking
  • Intel Dual Band Wireless-8260 (802.11ac)
  • Bluetooth 4.1
  • Operating System: Microsoft® Windows® 7 Professional English, 64 bit
  • BD Accuri C6 Plus Software Minimum Run Requirements
  • 64-bit Microsoft® Windows® 7
  • Minimum screen resolution 1,280 x 1,024
  • 8 GB RAM
  • CD or DVD ROM
  • 26 GB of free hard disk space
  • 3 USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 ports
  • Computer Interface: USB 2.0 or USB 3.0

Installation Requirements

  • Power Requirements: 100–240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
  • Typical Power Consumption: 154 VA
  • Heat Output: 240 BTU/hour maximum output
  • Operating Ranges: 15–30°C; <80% relative humidity
  • Instrument Size (H x W x D)
  • 11 x 14.75 x 16.5 in. (27.9 x 37.5 x 41.9 cm)
  • Footprint with Fluid Bottles (H x W x D)
  • 11 x 21.5 x 16.5 in. (27.9 x 54.6 x 41.9 cm)
  • Weight: 30 lb (13.6 kg)

Additional Details

  • Manufacturer: BD Biosciences
  • Model Name: Accuri C6 Plus
  • Model Number: 660517
  • Product ID: CA-12278
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