Sterilized microfiltration capsules designed to remove particulate matter and bacteria from liquids or gases. Mini Capsules efficiently replace 142 and 293mm disk filters and holders, offering comparable filtration area without the weight, expense, and cleaning time.
Serial membrane filter layers provide an effective filtration area of 500cm2 while allowing excellent throughput and water/air flow rates. Cell culture certified and gamma radiation sterilized. The 0.2µm Tuffryn Mini Capsule may be autoclaved once only before use, 121°C at 1.1kg/cm2 for 20 minutes.
Mini Capsules have a polycarbonate housing and polypropylene core. Hose barb inlet and outlet connections accept 1/2" I.D. tubing. A built-in vent allows the release of trapped air to permit greater flow rates. Dimensions: 13.3 x 6.3cm (L x diam). Maximum operating temperature 100°C. Pressure 3.5kg/cm2 at 21°C. Fluid retention (with air purge) is 42µLfor HT Tuffryn capsule filter and 25µL for Versapore.