Laboratory Freeze Dryer VaCo-Series

VaCo - Tischgefriertrockner

The VaCo series is the entry into freeze drying systems and lyophilisers. Thanks to its modular design, the laboratory freeze dryer is perfectly suited for a wide range of tasks in your laboratory. The units are available with either a -50°C condenser or -80°C condenser. The devices are built according to the new EU F-Gases Regulation (EU) No. 517/2014.

Following is an overview of the VaCo series:

VaCo 2 VaCo 5 VaCo 10
Capacitor volumes 5,7 Liters 16 Liters 50 Liters
Condensor temperature < -50°C or < -80°C
Condensor capacity 2kg / 24h 5kg / 24h 15kg / 24h
Max. ice capacity 3kg 8kg 20kg
Dimensions basic unit (WxHxD)
in mm
490 x 440 x 470 800 x 400 x 530 750 x 900 x 750
Weight base unit 45kg at -50°C
55kg at -80°C
60kg at -50°C
70kg at -80°C
75kg at -50°C
85kg at -80°C

Laboratory freeze dryer VaCo 2

Tisch-Gefriertrockner

VaCo 2, -50°C VaCo 2, -80°C
Dimensions
of condenser
Ø 200 x 180 mm Ø 200 x 180 mm
Volume 5,7 litres 5,7 litres
Temperature
of condenser
-50°C -80°C
Ice capacity 2 kg / 24h 2 kg / 24h
Max. ice
capacity
3 kg 3 kg
Cooling system one- stage, Refrigerant according to the latest F-Gas regulation two-stage, Refrigerant according to the latest F-Gas regulation
Outer
dimensions (wxhxd)
490 x 450 x 470 mm 490 x 450 x 470 mm
Weight of basic unit 45kg 58kg
Electical connection 230 V, 50/60 Hz 230 V, 50/60 Hz

Laboratory freeze dryer VaCo 5

Tisch- Gefriertrockner

VaCo 5, -50°C VaCo 5, -80°C
Dimensions
of condenser
Ø 270 x 280 mm Ø 270 x 280 mm
Volume 16 litres 16 litres
Temperature
of condenser
-50°C -80°C
Ice capacity 5 kg / 24h 5 kg / 24h
Max. ice
capacity
8 kg 8 kg
Cooling system one- stage, Refrigerant according to the latest F-Gas regulation two-stage, Refrigerant according to the latest F-Gas regulation
Outer
dimensions (wxhxd)
800 x 450 x 580 mm 800 x 450 x 580 mm
Weight of basic unit 60 kg 75 kg
Electical connection 230 V, 50/60 Hz 230 V, 50/60 Hz

Laboratory/Production freeze dryer VaCo 10

Tisch-Gefriertrockner

VaCo 10, -50°C VaCo 10, -80°C
Dimensions
of condenser
Ø 400 x 400 mm Ø 400 x 400 mm
Volume 50 litres 50 litres
Temperature
of condenser
-50°C -80°C
Ice capacity 10kg/24h 10kg/24h
Max. ice
capacity
12 kg 12 kg
Cooling system one- stage, Refrigerant according to the latest F-Gas regulation two-stage, Refrigerant according to the latest F-Gas regulation
Outer
dimensions (wxhxd)
700 x 900 x 700 mm 700 x 900 x 700 mm
Weight of basic unit 75 kg 90 kg
Electical connection 230 V, 50/60 Hz 400 V, 50/60 Hz

The following options are available:

  • Acrylic glass chamber – incl. base plate and gasket
  • Stainless steel chamber – when using organic solvents
  • Aluminium rack – with heated or unheated shelves
  • Drying trays – suitable for the shelves
  • Chamber cover – on request with vacuum connections (NS 29/32)
  • Dry rack – stainless steel, incl. 3-way valve (NS 29/32)
  • Ampoule adapter– to extend the vacuum valve, for 16 ampoules
  • Closing system – For closing vials under vacuum atmosphere
  • Vacuum control – for setting different vacuum values
  • Vacuum pump – as oil-sealed rotary vane pump or chemical hybrid vacuum pump
  • Control – via 4,3″ colour touch display