Special Application Fume Hoods

Special applications require special fume hoods.

  • Acid digestion hoods have PVC liners and Lexan sashes to resist etching by hydrofluoric acid.
  • Floor-mounted hoods accommodate oversize apparatus.
  • Perchloric acid hoods have washdown systems and either stainless steel or PVC liners to withstand acid exposure.
  • Radioisotope Hoods have stainless steel one-piece liners.



Stainless Steel Perchloric Hood with model 1200

Helpful Resources for Product Use and Selection

Lab and Science Articles

Helpful articles to assist in product selection, use, and configuration.


Visual guides to safety best practices and product selection.


Keep up with the latest Labconco news and happenings.

Labconco's Airflow Test Lab

This video shows how Labconco's airflow test lab is used to demonstrate the exclusive containment ability of our ventilated enclosures.

Literature & Resources

  • Brochures

    • Labconco Capabilities Brochure

      This brochure provides an overview of Labconco: our core values, philosophy, our products and our people. It includes photographs of installations of our equipment in laboratories around the United States.

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    • Protector Special Application Laboratory Fume Hoods Brochure

      This brochure contains ordering information, specifications and dimensional data for Protector Stainless Steel Radioisotope, Stainless Steel Perchloric Acid and PVC Perchloric & Acid Digestion Laboratory Hoods.

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  • User's Manuals

    • Intelli-Sash User Instruction Manual

      Instruction for the use of the Intelli-Sash Automoatic Sash Position system available on Protector Fume Hoods.

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  • En Español

    • Campanas extractoras para laboratorios Protector y Basic

      Proporciona beneficios, especificaciones y fotos. La protección del entorno de su laboratorio es el fundamento del desarrollo de nuestros productos y cada campana extractora Labconco está diseñada pensando en la seguridad. Cuando los ingenieros de Labconco diseñaron la más reciente generación de campanas extractoras para laboratorios Protector XStream, Premier y XL, en adición a la seguridad, consideraron el ahorro en el consumo de energía. 

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  • White Papers

    • Perchloric Acid Fume Hood Mechanical Systems

      This paper describes fume system design components, safe practices and decontamination procedures related to perchloric acid use.

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  • Declarations of Conformity

    • CE Declaration of Conformity - Protector Pass-Through Hoods

      For 1134 Series, 1135 Series, and 1136 Series Protector Pass-Through Fume Hoods

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    • CE Declaration of Conformity - Protector PVC Fume Hoods

      For 14041 Series, 14051 Series, 14061 Series, and 14081 Series Protector PVC Perchloric Acid Hoods and 14141 Series, 14151 Series, 14161 Series, and 14181 Series Protector PVC Acid Digestion Hoods

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    • CE Declaration of Conformity - Protector Stainless Steel Perchloric Acid Hoods

      For 1304 Series, 1305 Series, 1306 Series, and 1308 Series Protector Stainless Steel Perchloric Acid Hoods

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    • CE Declaration of Conformity - Protector Stainless Steel Radioisotope Hoods

      For 1204 Series, 1205 Series, 1206 Series, and 1208 Series Protector Stainless Steel Radioisotope Fume Hoods

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Ducting Supplies

Ductwork and Blower Accessories

Labconco offers a full line of ductwork, filter packs and transition pieces to complete your exhaust system.

Fume Hood Accessories

Fume Hood Accessories

Labconco offers a complete line of accessories to customize your Protector, Basic or Fiberglass 30 Laboratory Hood.