The safe, easy-to-use and affordable bench-top autoclave for your laboratory

20-liter benchtop autoclave - AstorClave

The AstorClave vapour autoclave is an ideal solution for every laboratory, as it simplifies all sterilization processes of small sized objects, tools and materials such as culture media, glassware, contaminated samples, etc..

The internal chamber – made in stainless steel for the easiest cleaning procedure – has a 20-liter capacity and it can be accessoried with its optional stainless steel perforated basket with handle, that gets the vertical charging much easier. The presence of a sensor for the lack of water and an automatic valve ensures the maximum safety of the equipment even in case of failures of the control system. AstorClave is suitable for sterilization cycles at 121°C and 1 atm, according to the 97/23/CE European Directive.

Technical characteristics:

  • Vapour bench-top autoclave for sterilization cycles at 121°C and 1 atm
  • External anti-acid painted structure, made in steelAstorClave, 20-liter benchtop autoclave - Stainless steel basket
  • Vertical sterilization chamber in stainless steel, with capacity of 20 liters
  • Stainless steel lid with a safety mechanical closure
  • Manometer for controlling the working pressure in the chamber
  • Automatic safety valve, calibrated for a max. pressure of 1,4 atm
  • Safety water lack sensor in the chamber, with manual reset
  • Adjustable timer: from 0 to 120 minutes
  • Back-lit ON/OFF switch
  • Warning lights for working resistor (green) and water lack (red)
  • Perforated stainless steel basket (optional) with handle, 24 x 27 cm (d x h)
  • External dimensions: 420 x 385 x 470 (h) mm
  • Internal dimensions: 28 x 33 cm (d x h)
  • Weight: 19,2 Kg.
  • Made in full conformity to the 97/23/CE European Directive
  • Power supply: 230 V - 50 Hz - 1.500 W