Questions Engineering

What is a centrifuge?

2 Answers Airtract Airtract Date Sorting


Midhun Mohan

Tagline Not available

centrifugal force is applicable on a rotating machine like a motor.It acts away from the center.For example while performing a  shot put, the guy rotates himself to generate enough force for the ball to go farther.Here the force acting on the ball is centrifugal force(Acts away from the centre)


J Aatish Rao

Mechanical Engineering professional

A centrifuge is a piece of equipment that puts an object in rotation around a fixed axis, applying a force perpendicular to the axis of spin that can be very strong. If you have seen the assembly line in any pharmaceutical company, you will get an clearer idea about its usage.

Item added successfully. Go to cart for checkout.
Accept Reject