Autoclavable Lab Scale Fermenter

Autoclavable Lab Scale Fermenter

Total Capacity

1 to 7 Liters

Working Volume

250 ml to to 7 Liters

Type

Whole Glass/ double jacketed

vessel Table Top, Autoclavable

type with SS316L Flange.

Controls

Micro controller/ PLC/TFT based Auto

Temperature/RPM/pH/DO2/Antifoam/

Air Flow etc with password protection.

Display

5.7” Graphic TFT Display

for microprocessor based systems and

7”/10” HMI Display for PLC based systems.

Top Flange/Head Plate

SS 316L with 25 mm ports for

pH/DO2 and temp/heater/Sample Ports

of 19mm, feed/ inoculation ports etc.

Condenser

SS 316L heat exchanger fitted on the

top of the flange with 0.22 micron

PTFE filter for out gas and air filtration.

Water inlet and outlet for circulation of

cold water to maintain the reaction volume.

Aeration

Through Glass Metered needle

valve Rotameter with ring type air

Sparger with inbuilt/ External air

pump/ compressor.

Inlet/Exhaust Filters

0.22 micron hydrophobic PTFE

filters from 50 mm dia to 2" capsule

filters.

Drive

Top driven direct/ magnetic

 coupled motor having 20 to 2800 RPM

for Microbial Fermentation mode and

20 to 500 RPM for Cell culture Applications.

Impellers

Removable type Ruston turbine

impeller with Six/ Four SS316L

blades for Microbial applications

Marine type impellers for Cell Culture

Applications and other on demand basis.

Baffles

Removable Type Two/ Four number

SS316L Baffles provided in

Microbial Culture vessels.

Agitation

Variable speed control through

PLC/Microprocessor control

and Display on HMI/TFT.

Peristaltic Pumps

One fixed speed peristaltic pump

fitted on the control panel for

the addition of feed or substrate,

two fixed speed peristaltic

pumps for Acid/Base dosing or

additional pumps on demand basis.

Heating

Inbuilt Electric heating element

fixed / encapsulated in a SS316L

tube on the top of Flange/ heating blanket.

Temperature Control

PID control through microprocessor

with TFT display / PLC with HMI

having control accuracy of +0.2 Deg. C.

Software

Data Acquisition/SCADA Software

with RS 232C Serial

communication/USB Interface to

PC for trends/ graphs and tabular

form DATA ACQUISITION with

inbuilt memory for one year data storage.

Power Supply

230V+ 10%,AC,50 Hz.

Heating and cooling for

Temperature Control:-

Each vessel has an inbuilt heating

element of 300 watt in SS 316 housing

for efficient temperature increase.

Cooling SS coil provided for the

circulation of chilled/cold water

inside the vessel for lowering the

temperature below ambient with

a Common Chiller-Circulator for

2 no. vessels to control the

temperature 5°C to below ambient.

The size of storage tank:-5-6L,

MOC:-SS304 for contact

parts and MS Powder Coated

for non contact parts.

M.O.C. of Vessel:

Borosilicate glass with

Round Bottom and SS316

Top flange, Table top

Autoclavable type suitable

for either microbial

fermentation or cell culture Fermentation.