The Wheaton® Battery Backup Option is designed to be installed in the R2P™ Roller Culture Apparatus. The system monitors the AC power and automatically switches between battery power and AC power as needed. The system will provide auxiliary power to maintain complete functionality of the R2P™ unit for a minimum of 18 hours at full capacity. This system can be used to rotate the roller vessels during transport to and from the warm room or incubator. The system consists of two long-life sealed batteries and an automatic charger system. The audible alarm and display backlight will not function during battery power mode. Based on 110mm diameter vessels rolling at 5 RPM.
Charger Specifications: Recharge time is 12 hours for completely discharged batteries, shorter for partially discharged batteries. Charger automatically monitors temperature and adjusts charge voltage for correct charging levels at elevated incubator temperatures.