Heracell™ VIOS 160i Tri-Gas CO2 Incubators

Achieve your next breakthrough. This CO2 incubator delivers the performance reliability, ease of operation, and value required to support a range of culturing needs.

Manufacturer: Thermo Scientific 51031160

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Catalog No. 13-998-239

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    Chamber Material electropolished stainless steel
    Disinfection Time Under 12 hours
    CO2 Concentration Range 1 to 20%
    CO2 Sensor Technology IR sensor
    O2 Sensor Technology IR sensor
    Humidity Delivery Integrated reservoir
    Relative Humidity >/=93%
    Temperature Range (Metric) 3°C above ambient to 55°C
    Height (English) Exterior 38.1 in.
    Height (Metric) Exterior 968mm
    Width (English) Exterior 30.5 in.
    Width (Metric) Exterior 774mm
    Length (English) Exterior 36.8 in.
    Length (Metric) Exterior 934mm
    Height (English) Interior 26.4 in.
    Height (Metric) Interior 670mm
    Depth (English) Interior 24.8 in.
    Depth (Metric) Interior 629mm
    Width (English) Interior 23.9 in.
    Width (Metric) Interior 607mm
    Net Weight (English) 215 lb.
    Net Weight (Metric) 97.5kg
    Shelves 3 standard/12 maximum
    Length (English) Shelf 19.68 in.
    Length (Metric) Shelf 500mm
    Width (English) Shelf 22.1 in.
    Width (Metric) Shelf 560mm
    Voltage 120V
    Data Outputs USB, and optional 4-20mA
    Cabinet Material 18 gauge, cold-rolled steel, powder coated
    Capacity (English) Shelf 22/66 lb.
    Capacity (Metric) Shelf 10/30kg
    CO2 Concentration Control ±0.1°C
    Hertz 50/60Hz
    Ports 42mm access port, rear left
    Capacity (English) 9.0 cu. ft.
    Capacity (Metric) 255L
    No. of Shelves 3 standard/12 maximum
    Shelf Material electropolished stainless steel
    Wattage 75W during incubation, 125W during sterlization
    Certifications/Compliance CE, CSA
    Capacity 255L
    Electrical Requirements 120V 50/60Hz
    Description Heracell VIOS 250i Tri-Gas C02 incubator single chamber

    Achieve your next breakthrough. The Thermo Scientific™ Heracell™ VIOS CO2  incubator is specifically designed to deliver the performance reliability, ease of operation, and value required to support a range of culturing needs from basic research to the demanding, leading-edge applications, so you're ready for whatever comes next.
    Better solutions for optimal cell growth. Get added culturing flexibility with our CO2 incubators with variable oxygen control (tri-gas).

    Direct Heat Chamber 
    • 165L (5.8 cu ft) electropolished stainless steel chamber with compact footprint, easily stackable 
    • Standard left hand door swing, with inner 3 segmented gas tight glass doory
    THRIVE  Active Airflow  
    • In-chamber fan gently distributes clean, humidified air throughout the chamber ensuring  homogeneous conditions 
    • Fast recovery of all parameters ten minutes or less for stable culturing conditions 
    • Auto-stop function disables fan operation during door openings to minimize air exchange
    ISO 5 HEPA Filtration 
    • In-chamber HEPA continuously filters the entire chamber air volume every 60 seconds
    • ISO 5 clean room air quality is achieved in the culture chamber within five minutes
    • Continuous protection by minimizing ability for contaminants to settle on interior surfaces
    Protected Humidity Reservoir 
    • Directly heated water reservoir provides stable high relative humidity levels, preventing culture desiccation 
    • Cover limits particles and spilled media from settling into the reservoir 
    • Condensation free inner chamber, prevents a breeding ground for contaminant
    • 5X faster humidity recovery than traditional water pan designs
    • For easier water handling, humidity reservoir may be filled or drained without the removal of shelves or cultures 
    In situ sensors and probes
    • Dual temperature probes  for over temperature protection with operational back up
    • Choice of thermal conductivity (TC) with rh compensation or single beam, dual wavelength infrared (IR) CO2 sensor
    • O2 control ranges 1 to 21% (hypoxic) and 5 to 90% (hyperoxic)
    Steri-Run, high temperature disinfection cycle 
    • Overnight cycle simplifies cleaning and eliminates the need for separate autoclaving of parts
    • 180°C cycle assures uniform 6-log sterilization on all chamber surfaces eliminating biological contaminants 
    Intuitive, interactive iCAN™ Touchscreen Control
    • Convenient on-screen user prompts and reminders  for easy  navigation
    • Selectable languages simplify operation: English, Spanish, German, French, Italian, Japanese and Mandarin
    • Visibility to changes in culture environment on performance graphs and error and data logs
    Ordering Information:

    For 220V Tri-gas models, please order a Heracell VIOS single base model (51030287, 51030286, 51030478 or 51030476) with the factory installed O2 controlled option

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