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.

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  • 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


  • 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


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


Gruenberg warrants that from the date it ships or, if applicable, finishes installing a product and/or providing start-up and/or training services, the product Gruenberg manufactured shall conform to written specifications that Gruenberg approved, and the product shall be free from defects in material and workmanship for twelve (12) months. Gruenberg further warrants that any service it performs shall conform to written specifications that Gruenberg approved and be free from defects in workmanship for twelve (12) months. If a purchaser purchases a TPS turn-key or supervised installation, these limited warranties shall each be extended by twelve (12) months, subject to the exclusions below. If, within that time period, the original purchaser notifies Gruenberg in writing of an alleged non-conformity, and Gruenberg determines, to its reasonable satisfaction, that a product or service is, in fact, non-conforming, then Gruenberg shall, at its option and expense, repair or replace the non-conforming product or correct the non-conforming service, either at the original purchaser’s or Gruenberg’s factory. Click here for additional warranty details


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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