Make an enquiryContact Us
'The SQUARE range offers a choice of chamber size, fittings and finishes to enable you to build the perfect large capacity autoclave.'
Astell Scientific offer a comprehensive standard range of square section autoclave chamber sizes, each one designed and manufactured with precision and care. During and after manufacturer all pressure vessels are stage inspected, hydraulically tested and stamped by a notified body. Astell pressure vessels are manufactured to PED, ASME U standards and carry numerous approvals for many other countries.
Standard SQUARE pressure vessel sizes:
Astell also have the ability to manufacture pressure vessels to meet customer requirementsÂ -Â a great advantage over many other autoclave manufacturers. Contact us for details.
Autoclave pressure vessels are available in polished, electro-polished or bead blast chamber finishes, with each designed to ensure the base of the chamber creates a positive path to the drain for condensate. All components in contact with steam are manufactured from 316 stainless steel (other materials can be used on request), and as standard all connections are screwed, but pressure vessels with welded Tri-clover fittings to accept sanitary fittings can be accommodated should the customer require this. Finally, all Astell pressure vessels are fitted with bosses to accept rails for loading equipment and/or a standard base shelf.
Where a jacketed chamber is necessary, for the provision of superior drying for example (i.e. sterilizing wrapped instruments or fabrics), Astell pressure vessels are fully jacketed (not sectional as with some manufacturers) providing the best heat distribution and maximum surface area for quick and efficient cooling. Jacketed pressure vessels are designed to ensure full drainage after a cooling cycle to reduce water hammer.
Three standard sizes suitable for a wide range of applications.
125 - 360 Liter SQUARE ECO autoclaves
Cost effective and efficient steam sterilization for basic items.
125 - 1400 Liter Custom SQUARE Autoclaves
Fully customizable. Ideal for high throughput and bulk loads.
250 - 1200 Liter Double Door SQUARE Autoclaves
Two door pass through design. Suitable for facilities with contained areas.
95 - 135 Liter Top Loading Autoclaves
Advanced options provide faster processing speeds and versatility.
120 - 344 Liter Sliding Front Circular
Cabinet design with self contained door and circular chamber.