These low profile benchtop enclosures have clear sides, top and sash for light duty fume hood use or classroom demonstrations.
Protector XVS Ventilation Stations may be used as light duty fume hoods, science classroom work stations, solvent cleaning work bays, weighing stations or for pathology and cytology. With glass tops and sides and low profiles, they are well suited for educational settings. Patented (U.S. Patent No. 6,461,233) features including the Clean-Sweep air foil and zone-perforated rear baffle maximize containment.
Protector XVS Ventilation Stations may be ducted to the outside or connected to the FilterMate Portable Exhauster for HEPA and/or Carbon Filtered exhaust back into the laboratory.
Features (All Models)
By-pass airflow design
Deep interior of 23.4" or 30.0" depending on the model easily accommodates a variety of apparatus including large balances
Patented Clean-Sweep™ air foil
Upper containment sash foil bleeds air into the enclosure to direct concentrations of contaminants away from the operator's breathing zone.
Upper dilution air supply introduces room air at the top of the sash to dilute concentrations in the upper chamber and bathes the back of the sash with clean air
Patented pivoting rear baffle with zones of perforations promotes horizontal laminar airflow to maximize containment
Side-entry air foils
Glacier white and gray, powder-coated aluminum frame and steel rear plenum and baffle. No unreliable plastic-to-plastic bonding is used
Tempered safety glass front sash, sides and top offer excellent visibility, ambient light and protection
Ergonomic 20° angled and hinged, pivoting sash with wiping seal. Sashes on 5', 6' and 8' models incorporate an external gas-assist lift
8", 10" or 12" high sash opening depending on the model. Models with 8.0 sash opening height have 16.5" locking height and 19.0" maximum loading height. Models with 10.0" or 12.0" sash opening height have 25.75" locking height and 28.25" maximum loading height.
Two utility ports with iris openings and plastic plugs
Flexible exhaust options: 2" x 10" rectangular exhaust collars on the top and bottom. 5', 6' and 8' models include three openings on the top and bottom. Cover(s) provided for unused openings
Particulate containment independently verified by SafeBridge Consultants, Inc.
Modified ASHRAE 110 conformity as low as 50 fpm independently verified by ECT, Inc.
Widths of 2', 3', 4', 5', 6' and 8'
Heights of 22.8" and 32.0"
Depths of 29.0" and 35.5"
5', 6' and 8' models with 35.5" exterior depth include a left-side mounted waste chute (bags not included)
This catalog contains ordering information on Paramount Ductless Enclosures, Fume Adsorbers, Protector XVS Ventilation Stations, Protector Work Stations, Protector Demonstration Hoods, FilterMate Portable Exhausters and accessories. This is Labconco literature code 3-04.
This catalog contains ordering information and dimensional data on Protector ClassMate Laboratory Hoods, Basic Laboratory Hoods, Fiberglass 30 Laboratory Hoods, Protector XVS Ventilation Stations, Protector Demonstration Hoods, FilterMate Portable Exhausters and Canopy Hoods. The catalog also provides ordering information on work surfaces and accessories for these ventilation products. This is Labconco literature code 2-88.