BINDER BF Series Incubators (BF53, BF115, BF240, BF400, BF720)

BINDER BF Series Incubators (BF53, BF115, BF240, BF400, BF720)

 

Incubator with mechanical convection

The BINDER incubator of the BD series with mechanical convection is suitable for all gentle incubation applications, particularly under a full load and large batch throughputs. This incubator is extremely homogeneous and has quick recovery times.

Advantages:
  • Safe and reproducible incubation
  • Disinfection routine
  • Broad range of products and applications

 

Areas of application:
  • Plastics Industry
  • Microbiology

 

FeaturesCustomer benefitsCharacteristics
APT.line™
  • Rapid and constant growth of microorganisms
  • Reliable and reproducable incubation results
  • Broad range of applications

APT.line™ for maximum precision

  • Homogeneous temperature distribution even under full load
  • Tenths of a degree accuracy, precise temperature setting
  • Long-term stability
  • High standard according to DIN 12880 (27-point measurement)
Disinfection and cleaning
  • Simple and fast cleaning
  • Maximum occupational safety

Disinfection routine at 100 °C

  • High-quality inner chamber made of stainless steel
  • Fully removable elements without bothersome fixtures
Inner chamber concept
  • More specimen storage with the same chamber volume
  • Minimal operating costs

High energy efficiency

  • Very tight door closure with 2-point door latch
  • Low heat dissipation due to 60 mm insulation
  • Inner glass door
  • Condensation-free inner chamber
Control and Documentation
  • Professional support during validation
  • Time and cost savings
  • Simple data transfer
  • FDA-compliant documentation
  • Microprocessor control
  • FDA-compliant software APT-COM™
  • Years of proven and recognized validation and documentation materials
  • Standard RS 422 interface for network connection
Accessories and Service
  • The appropriate BINDER device for every installation site
  • Broad range of applications
  • BINDER INDIVIDUAL for customer-specific solutions
  • Worldwide BINDER Service

Wide range of products

  • 23 l to 720 l inner chamber with gravity convection
  • Additional product lines with humidity, light, CO2 or vacuum
  • Voltage variants and certificates (UL)
  • Various options: Shaker platform, inner chamber socket, access ports, Data Logger Kits
  • Worldwide service network

 

Electronically controlled APT.line™ preheating chamber assuring temperature accuracy and reproducible results

  • Temperature range from 5 °C above room temperature to 100 °C
  • Digital temperature setting with an accuracy of a tenth of a degree
  • MS controller with several timer functions
  • Controller time functions:
  • 0 to 99 h 59 min delayed ON
    • 0 to 99 h 59 min delayed OFF
    • 0 to 99 h 59 min temperature-dependent
    • delayed OFF
  • Adjustable fan speed
  • Adjustable ventilation by means of front ventilation flap slide and rear exhaust Ø 50 mm
  • Inner glass door
  • Independent temperature safety device class 3.1 (DIN 12880) with optical alarm
  • RS 422 interface for use with APT-COM™ DataControlSystem communication software or switch over to printer output with RS 232 / RS 422 interface converter
  • Adjustable intervals for printer
  • Units up to 115 liters are stackable
  • 2 chrome-plated racks included
  • BINDER test confirmation
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    BF 53
      Exterior dimensions  
      Width (mm) 635
      Height (incl. feet) (mm) 620
      Depth (mm) 575
      Plus door handle and connection (mm) 90
      Wall clearance, rear (mm) 100
      Wall clearance, side (mm) 160
      Exhaust duct (outer Ø mm) 52
      Steam space volume (l) 70
      Number of doors (ea.) 1
         
      Interior dimensions  
      Width (mm) 400
      Height (mm) 400
      Depth (mm) 330
      Interior volume (l) 53
      Racks (number standard/max.) 2 / 5
      Load per rack (kg) 15
      Permitted total load (kg) 40
      Weight (empty) (kg) 43
         
      Temperature data  
      Temperature range approx. 5 °C above ambient temperature to (°C) 100
      Temperature variation  
      at 37 °C (± K) 0,4
      at 50 °C (± K) 0,7
      Temperature fluctuation  
      at 37 °C (± K) 0,2
      at 50 °C (± K) 0,2
      Warm-up time 1)  
      to 37 °C (min.) 12
      to 50 °C (min.) 20
      Recovery time after doors were open for 30 sec. 1)  
      at 37 °C (min.) 1
      at 50 °C (min.) 1,5
      Ventilation at 70 °C (x/h) 59
         
      Electrical data  
      IP protection class acc. to EN 60529 IP 20
      Voltage (± 10%) 50 / 60 Hz (V) 230
      Nominal power (kW) 0,4
      Energy consumption at 37 °C (W) 11
    1) To 98% of the set value

    BF 115
      Exterior dimensions  
      Width (mm) 835
      Height (incl. feet) (mm) 705
      Depth (mm) 645
      Plus door handle and connection (mm) 90
      Wall clearance, rear (mm) 100
      Wall clearance, side (mm) 160
      Exhaust duct (outer Ø mm) 52
      Steam space volume (l) 142
      Number of doors (ea.) 1
         
      Interior dimensions  
      Width (mm) 600
      Height (mm) 480
      Depth (mm) 400
      Interior volume (l) 115
      Racks (number standard/max.) 2 / 5
      Load per rack (kg) 20
      Permitted total load (kg) 50
      Weight (empty) (kg) 64
         
      Temperature data  
      Temperature range approx. 5 °C above ambient temperature to (°C) 100
      Temperature variation  
      at 37 °C (± K) 0,3
      at 50 °C (± K) 0,6
      Temperature fluctuation  
      at 37 °C (± K) 0,2
      at 50 °C (± K) 0,2
      Warm-up time 1)  
      to 37 °C (min.) 22
      to 50 °C (min.) 23
      Recovery time after doors were open for 30 sec. 1)  
      at 37 °C (min.) 1
      at 50 °C (min.) 2
      Ventilation at 70 °C (x/h) 29
         
      Electrical data  
      IP protection class acc. to EN 60529 IP 20
      Voltage (± 10%) 50 / 60 Hz (V) 230
      Nominal power (kW) 0,4
      Energy consumption at 37 °C (W) 20
    1) To 98% of the set value

    BF 240
      Exterior dimensions  
      Width (mm) 1035
      Height (incl. feet) (mm) 825
      Depth (mm) 745
      Plus door handle and connection (mm) 105
      Wall clearance, rear (mm) 100
      Wall clearance, side (mm) 160
      Exhaust duct (outer Ø mm) 52
      Steam space volume (l) 283
      Number of doors (ea.) 2
         
      Interior dimensions  
      Width (mm) 800
      Height (mm) 600
      Depth (mm) 500
      Interior volume (l) 240
      Racks (number standard/max.) 2 / 7
      Load per rack (kg) 30
      Permitted total load (kg) 70
      Weight (empty) (kg) 104
         
      Temperature data  
      Temperature range approx. 5 °C above ambient temperature to (°C) 100
      Temperature variation 1)  
      at 37 °C (± K) 0,3
      at 50 °C (± K) 0,8
      Temperature fluctuation  
      at 37 °C (± K) 0,2
      at 50 °C (± K) 0,2
      Warm-up time 2)  
      to 37 °C (min.) 12
      to 50 °C (min.) 24
      Recovery time after doors were open for 30 sec. 2)  
      at 37 °C (min.) 1
      at 50 °C (min.) 2
      Ventilation at 70 °C (x/h) 19
         
      Electrical data  
      IP protection class acc. to EN 60529 IP 20
      Voltage (± 10%) 50 / 60 Hz (V) 230
      Nominal power (kW) 0,68
      Energy consumption at 37 °C (W) 33

    1) without a viewing window

    2) To 98% of the set value

    BF 400
      Exterior dimensions  
      Width (mm) 1235
      Height (incl. feet) (mm) 1025
      Depth (mm) 765
      Plus door handle and connection (mm) 90
      Wall clearance, rear (mm) 100
      Wall clearance, side (mm) 160
      Exhaust duct (outer Ø mm) 52
      Steam space volume (l) 457
      Number of doors (ea.) 2
         
      Interior dimensions  
      Width (mm) 1000
      Height (mm) 800
      Depth (mm) 500
      Interior volume (l) 400
      Racks (number standard/max.) 2 / 10
      Load per rack (kg) 35
      Permitted total load (kg) 90
      Weight (empty) (kg) 145
         
      Temperature data  
      Temperature range approx. 5 °C above ambient temperature to (°C) 100
      Temperature variation  
      at 37 °C (± K) 0,4
      at 50 °C (± K) 0,9
      Temperature fluctuation  
      at 37 °C (± K) 0,2
      at 50 °C (± K) 0,2
      Warm-up time 1)  
      to 37 °C (min.) 18
      to 50 °C (min.) 26
      Recovery time after doors were open for 30 sec. 1)  
      at 37 °C (min.) 2
      at 50 °C (min.) 4
      Ventilation at 70 °C (x/h) 17
         
      Electrical data  
      IP protection class acc. to EN 60529 IP 20
      Voltage (± 10%) 50 / 60 Hz (V) 230
      Nominal power (kW) 0,85
      Energy consumption at 37 °C (W) 56

    1) To 98% of the set value

    BF 720
      Exterior dimensions  
      Width (mm) 1235
      Height (incl. casters) (mm) 1530
      Depth (mm) 865
      Plus door handle and connection (mm) 90
      Wall clearance, rear (mm) 100
      Wall clearance, side (mm) 160
      Exhaust duct (outer Ø mm) 52
      Steam space volume (l) 808
      Number of doors (ea.) 2
         
      Interior dimensions  
      Width (mm) 1000
      Height (mm) 1200
      Depth (mm) 600
      Interior volume (l) 720
      Racks (number standard/max.) 2 / 15
      Load per rack (kg) 45
      Permitted total load (kg) 120
      Weight (empty) (kg) 180
         
      Temperature data  
      Temperature range approx. 5 °C above ambient temperature to (°C) 100
      Temperature variation  
      at 37 °C (± K) 0,4
      at 50 °C (± K) 0,6
      Temperature fluctuation  
      at 37 °C (± K) 0,1
      at 50 °C (± K) 0,2
      Warm-up time 1)  
      to 37 °C (min.) 21
      to 50 °C (min.) 24
      Recovery time after doors were open for 30 sec. 1)  
      at 37 °C (min.) 1
      at 50 °C (min.) 4
      Ventilation at 70 °C (x/h) 11
         
      Electrical data  
      IP protection class acc. to EN 60529 IP 20
      Voltage (± 10%) 50 / 60 Hz (V) 230
      Nominal power (kW) 1,25
      Energy consumption at 37 °C (W) 80

    1) To 98% of the set value

     

    OPTIONS

    Access ports with silicone plug, 10, 30, 50, 100 mm O
    Switchable audible alarm for over temperature. Adjustable limit on the independent temperature safety device O
    Switchable waterproof interior socket 230 V AC (max. 500 W), protection class IP 65, with corresponding plug. Max. permissible operating temperature 50 °C O
    Additional PT 100 temperature sensor, flexibly installed with external connection, includes LEMO connector (3-pin) O
    Temperature measurement acc. to DIN 12880 (27 measuring points) at 37 °C or at specified temperature with measuring protocol and certificate O
    Calibration certificate, measurement in center of chamber at 37 °C or at specified testing temperature O
    Extension to calibration certificate. Each additional measurement at additional measuring point or testing temperature O
    Anti-slip rubber pads for safe stacking (1 set of 4 pieces) O
    Data Logger Kit T 220: For continuous temperature recording of -90 °C to 220 °C. Kit includes 1 data logger, PT 100 sensor with 2 m Teflon extension cable and 1 fixture for mounting to the BINDER unit O
    Data Logger Software: Configuration and evaluation software for all BINDER Data Logger Kits, incl. data cable O
    Rack, chrome-plated O
    Rack, stainless steel O
    Perforated shelf, stainless steel O
    Door lock O
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