Semiautomatic Feeding Bottles Washer - 2x18 Bottles Crates per Cycle
MITO 2B is a modular semiautomatic hood type bottle washer, specially suitable for small-size animal research laboratories. The device offers an integrated and flexible solution for bottle and cap treatment, with a capacity of 2×18 bottle crates per cycle.
MITO 2B system shares the multifunctional loading tables and smart accessories of MITO FBS system, plus a dedicated module for bottle filling. It can be supplied with a semiautomatic bottle recapping module that significantly reduces operating time. The chamber of the machine is entirely made of stainless steel AISI 316L. The model is fitted with Independent washing and rinsing system, with disinfection by rinsing at 85°C / 185F.
In-line System Solution
MITO 2B allows for an in-line system to better meet your needs. This specific solution is composed of a manual decapping and emptying module that is also available with an ultrasonic bath with a lid for integrated cap treatment, a hood-type bottle washer/sanitizer with a capacity of up to 2×18 bottle crates per cycle, and a filling module.
MITO Filling Module
Part of the MITO modular system the filling module serves as unloading table for MITO 2B washing system. This device allows the simultaneous semiautomatic filling of feeding bottles contained in one or two crates of different capacities. It can be manually loaded or conveyed directly from a bottle washing/sanitizing machine. The bottle filling starts automatically once the crates are correctly positioned. A three-position timer for setting different bottle-filling volumes conveniently completes the offer. The station allows practical access to the lockable bottom storage.
Drinking water acidification unit option
Laboratory animal drinking water supplied to mice varies considerably from facility to facility, not only in microbial, minerals and organic content but also in water treatment. One of the most common and established treating method is to acidify the drinking water in order to reduce the bacteria’s presence in water bottles. Steelco drinking water acidification unit is designed to treat drinking water to be dispensed via bottles filling modules. Upon request, the acidification unit can be positioned near by the 2B working station or integrated within its lockable bottom storage.
High productivity with a capacity of up to 2 x 18 bottle crates per cycle.
Design and Safety
Chamber, boiler tank, washing and rinsing circuits made in high quality stainless steel AISI 316L (DIN 1.4404) for long-term reliability and optimal cleanliness.
High Performance Cleaning
Independent washing and rinsing system for maximum cleaning performance. Individual nozzles for full bottles coverage during the wash and rinse cycles. Efficient sanitisation by rinsing at 85°C.
Automatic detergent dosing
Automatic detergent dosing via peristaltic pump providing precise addition of liquid chemical agent.
Separate PT1000 temperature probes for sump and boiler water temperature control and water level sensor to control chamber water level and prevent overflow.
Microprocessor control system with RS232 port for external connection. LCD Display control panel, with up to 40 programs capacity.
Meets European requirements EN 61010-1, EN 61010-2-040, EN 61326-1.
MITO 2B Module
External Dimensions – Hood closed – WxDxH
650 x 700 x 1465 mm
25.59″ x 27.56″ x 57.68″
External dimensions – Hood open – WxDxH
650 x 700 x 1885 mm
25.59″ x 27.56″ x 74.21″
Based on your workflow, Steelco offers the safest and most cost-effective solutions for your staff, providing the cleanest conditions possible for animals in their care. Design, reliability, ergonomy, quality, operator safety, allergens protection, and low running costs.