45lbTissue Digester

  • Fully Automated Siemens touch screen controller with off-site diagnostics capability monitored by BioSAFE engineers.
  • Ideal for small animals such as rodents, rabbits and small dogs.
  • Ideal for BSL-3, BSL-3Ag or BSL-4 facilities as well as research centers, pharmaceutical companies, university animal facilities, medical schools, conservation departments and hospitals.
Weight capacity  45 lb (20.4 kg)
Operating temperature  300°F (149°C)
Vessel diameter x height  18″ diameter x 12″ height
Dry Weight /
Operating Weight
985 lb / 1,050 lb
Standard Configuration Manual lift and manual latch lid
Minimum Room Dimensions  6′ x 8′
Minimum Room Height  8′
Actual Machine Footprint 35″ x 66″
Cycle control  4-5 hours (loading, heat-up, exposure, rinsing, and unloading)
Estimated Undiluted
Hydrolysate Volume
20 gallons (assumes full load)
Recommended Utilities
  • Drain: 1.5″ or larger
  • Water Supply: 40-psig “” NPT line or larger
  • Steam: 45lbs/cycle @ 100psi (Intake “” NPT)
  • Electric: 120V, single phase, 20 amps, 60HZ w/ disconnect within 6′ of rear center line
  • Phone: Standard 4 wire analog with call access
  • BSL 3, 3Ag, or 4 vent kit
  • Drain vent kit for indoor installation
  • Extra basket
  • Electric steam generator (30kW)
  • CO2 pH neutralization system
  • Installation connection kit
  • Service Contract