PRIMUS Sterilizer


Benchtop Door Closed

The Benchtop Autoclave is available in three sizes and is totally self-contained. The autoclave requires no plumbing and only a standard single phase power supply.

Benchtop autoclaves are suitable for sterilizing laboratory glassware, plastic receptacles
and containers, petri dishes, un-wrapped instruments, media and occassional
discard loads.

The autoclave is available as either "Classic" or "Autofill."

Classic Models Available
     UMB420 1.16 cu ft/33 liters
     UMB430 1.52 cu ft/43 liters
     UMB440 2.23 cu ft/63 liters

The classic modle requires manual water-fill and during the cycle condensate is discharged
via a silicone tube that can be connected to a heat-resistant bottle.

Autofill Models Available
     UMB220 1.16 cu ft/33 liters
     UMB230 1.52 cu ft/43 liters
     UMB240 2.23 cu ft/63 liters

Astell Autofill autoclaves are one of the most energy efficient autoclaves available.
The pressure vessel design ensures the absolute minimum amount of water is used during
a sterilization cycle. An integral reservoir and an in-built water re-circulation system provides water for up to 15 cycles and acts as a collection vessel for condensate. The water that is automatically returned from the chamber at the end of the cycle, minimizing water usage and means comparably low power consumption, while offering quick heating and cooling.

All autoclaves have a 5.7" color touchscreen with integrated USB data port, printer, capability of media holdwarm and delayed start and an electroplished chamber. Additional options are available.

The benchtop autoclave is suitable for use ins cientific research, process manufacturing, veterinary industries to name a few applications.