Our Proficlave PC10 and PC20 innovative line of agar and media preparation sterilizers prepare up to 16 liters of plain or complex vitamin / blood added agar formulations, easier and faster than ever.

Enhanced user programming capabilities (3 sets of 20 programs), operating parameter print-out (integrated in Front panel), external control functions (front panel connection), best stirring control and full metal housing makes the Proficlave best Media preparator in its class! It accurately maintains the Agar in any stage of the single or double cycle process at it’s temperature even for hours making sure that the media is sterilized.

Equipped with intuitive intelligent software, accessible via a convenient touch screen, training on how to use the Proficlave PC10 or PC20 is short and easy.

Drawing upon many years of experience on the needs of laboratories and through consultation with leading researchers, BioTool AG has developed a new generation of high quality agar and media preparation instruments & media sterilizers with enhanced performance and reliability to accelerate the workflow in your laboratory.

Features and Benefits

  • Prepares agar from 0.5 up to 9 liters (PC10) and 16 liters (PC20), stirred and temperature controlled
  • Vessel access is amazingly simple - no bolts or tools required
  • Stores up to 3 * 20 user-defined programs (single or double cycle programs)
  • Water jacket design enables even heating within the vessel
  • Fully controlled stirrer with variable speeds and enhanced magnetic coupling w/o seals or shafts
  • PT100 controlled temperature probe for agar & surrounding water jacket
  • Easy vessel access - no bolts or tools required
  • Multiple purpose (agar and media preparation, media sterilizer, bench top autoclave and stable water bath) Timer function enabling Agar pouring at work starting point
  • Unique atmospheric pressure measures and boiling point correction for reliable sterilization


  • Healthcare and diagnostic labs
  • Food research and quality assurance labs
  • Agriculture research and quality assurance labs
  • Universities
  • Pharma and Biotech industries
  • Veterinary diagnostics labs

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