Gruenberg POD Dry Heat Lab Animal Science Sterilizer

The Gruenberg SteriDry™ POD Dry Heat Lab Animal Science Sterilizer provides the animal care market with equipment to sterilize animal habitat cages through the process of dry-heat sterilization. These sterilizers are designed and built for lab animal science applications.

Dry Heat Sterilization Benefits Presentation

 

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Benefits

  • Green operation with lower total energy consumption
  • Economical cost
  • Flexible installation and customization options
  • Quiet operation for use around sound sensitive animals
  • Validated sterilization cycles for assured results
  • Easy to use controls and access to containers
  • Conditioning unit can be used with multiple PODs
  • Modular design allows for simple rearranging

Features

  • Heavy-duty, fully welded structural steel frame
  • Interior constructed of 18-gauge 304 L stainless steel
  • Direct drive circulation system
  • 100 percent continuously welded interior surfaces
  • Detachable cage pods
  • Door latch
  • Accommodates 72 rodent cages in eight stacks of nine
  • CHIL

    CHIL Construction
    • Separated, insulated inner and outer surfaces
    • Pliable, final seal silicone rubber gaskets on oven up to 650°F
    • Less energy to maintain temperature
    • Air-conditioning equipment doesn’t work as hard
    • Heavy duty construction
    • Built around welded, structural steel frame
    • One-piece unitized construction costs less to install
    • Pre-tested, ready for operation
    • Motor and blowers to circulate air for uniform atmosphere
    • V.F.D. motor for circulation adjustment (CFM)
    • Heater elements are Inconel sheathed

Performance

  • Maximum temperature of 350°F
  • Uniformity: ± 5ºF

Warranty

Gruenberg has defined, developed and refined our techniques based on our many years of experience over a wide range of equipment used throughout the pharmaceutical and biotechnical industries. While our processes always include the customer’s specifications and guidelines in their entirety, we also add many value added steps, which include checks and preventive maintenance measures to improve the overall quality and reliability of our equipment. We utilize components from well-known and reputable vendors. All of these factors gives us great pride in offering the best equipment in the business. As a result, we are very happy to announce our new 1-year parts and labor as standard on Gruenberg brand equipment installed within the contiguous 48 states (1 year parts otherwise), commencing on the date of shipment.

We are also very excited to inform you Thermal Product Solutions (TPS) will extend the warranty by an additional year (up to a total of 2 Year Parts and 2 Year Labor Warranty). If Thermal Product Solutions (TPS) performs an installation (turnkey or supervised), or start-up and training service, the warranty period will commence on the date the service is completed.

If on-site warranty work is required for shipments outside the continental US, it will be billed on a time and material basis, plus expenses for travel, lodging, and meals. Outside of the contiguous 48 States, the warranty is limited to a 1 year parts only, unless there is a purchase of a TPS turn-key or supervised installation which will extend the warranty by an additional year (to a 2 Year Parts only).

Controller

  • Yokogawa UT150L High Limit Controller Overtemperature Protection

    Yokogawa UT150L High Limit Controller Overtemperature Protection

    • 1/16 DIN high limit controller
    • Type J thermocouple
    • LCD display
    • Shuts down heat-control system and blower when high-heat limit is detected and activates alarm

Options

  • Yokogawa UT150 Temperature Controller

    Yokogawa UT150 Temperature Controller

    • 1/16 DIN controller
    • Single setpoint
    • LCD display
    • Digital input and outputs
    • Type J thermocouple
    • Shuts down heat control system and blower when high heat limit is detected and activates alarm

  • Allen-Bradley MicroLogix PLC

    Allen-Bradley MicroLogix PLC

    • 10 Digital inputs
    • 6 Digital outputs
    • 2 Analog inputs
    • Ability to add digital, analog, RTD, and thermocouple modules to customize the controller for your application.
    • Supports expansion I/O -- up to four 1762 I/O modules
    • High speed I/O: 20 kHz HSC, 20 kHz 
    • PTO/PWM output
    • 4KB user-program memory
    • 4KB-word, user-data memory
    • Up to 128KB for data logging and 64KB for recipes
    • Built-in 10/100 Mbps EtherNet / IP Port

Specifications

Oven Dimensions Width Depth Height Shipping Weight
Chamber Interior 26" 24" 30" Approx. 1,100 pounds
Cabinet Exterior 49.11" 30.75" 79-7/8” overall ±3/4” for adj. legs
Facility Requirements
Electrical kW Air Chilled Water
208V / 3PH / 60Hz

10.7 KW
(38 FLA)

20-150 PSIG
5-20 SCFM

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