Astell Scientific’s Large Swiftlock Front Loading Autoclave

The 120 - 344 liter front loading autoclave offers five chamber sizes, increased in capacity from the top loading range. The 'Swiftlock' front loading range of autoclaves allows the user a greater choice of options unavailable on the smaller ranges, as well as easy loading access.

Astell’s additional options include Integral Steam Generators, Heated Jackets, Simple/Advanced Vacuum and a choice of Cooling options to name but a few. Learn more about each of these by viewing the pages below or clicking the View Product Options button:

  • Steam Generation options
  • Heated Jackets
  • Simple and Advanced Vacuum
  • Cooling options

A standard Swiftlock unit is fitted with heaters in the base of the chamber and is ideal for sterilizing liquids (media), discard, glassware and other instruments. Advanced options such as the Integral Steam Generator, External Jacket and choice of Vacuum can be applied to customize a vessel for many other applications such as liquids, fabrics and other porous loads.

Direct steam models are available at no extra cost.

Features

  • A choice of 120, 153, 247, 290 and 344 liters models
  • Fully programmable 5.7" Color Touch Screen controller
  • Internal memory for storing up to 5,000 cycles
  • Five password levels to stop lower level users making changes
  • FDA 21 CFR part 11 software option available
  • USB interface for downloading controller data
  • Timed/Pulsed Free Steaming
  • Holdwarm / Delayed Start feature
  • 316 stainless steel electropolished chamber
  • Ultra quick Swiftlock door mechanism
  • Safety valve test and emergency stop button
  • Cooling Lock
  • External pressure gauge
  • Over Temperature Protection
  • Safety valve test and emergency stop button
  • Optimized for low water and power consumption
  • Standard Astell safety features