Laminar Flow Cabinet (BE 0880/2)

Bigneat’s BE range of Laminar Flow Hoods has been specifically developed for use in schools and colleges and are are designed to be affordable yet provide a particle-free air conditions at a quality standard used in world-class research laboratories. The cabinet is fabricated from 10mm thick clear UV stabilised cast-acrylic which provides excellent all-round visibility for teacher and student whilst carrying out aseptic procedures. Integrated work-surface is manufactured from laboratory grade solid laminate (HPL) and working area has a shallow inset groove to retain spillages.

Classroom air is drawn into the top of the cabinet, passes through the pre filter and enters the fan housing. The speed controllable fan pushes the air through the HEPA filter located above the working area. Ultra-clean air exits the HEPA filter producing a sterile working environment which protects the student’s manipulations and procedures from external contamination.

BE LFC hoods may be positioned on an existing bench or can be supplied as a free-standing mobile system with supporting under-bench stand with or without integrated cupboard and lockable castors. It may be supplied in different fixed heights for sitting or standing and alternatively as an adjustable height stand.

Key Features:

  • Excellent visibility for both teacher and student.
  • Comfortable to use.
  • Quiet operation.

Optional Extras:

  • Services Kit: Gas tap, swan neck water tap, oval drip cup with drain hose. Double electrical socket.
  • LED lighting upgrade.
  • Free standing UV Steriliastion Lamp with timer.
  • Mobile stand on lockable castors, with or without cupboards and can be supplied in sitting, standing or adjustable height modes.
  • 80mm diameter service ports to side,back and middle panels for cable and flexible pipe entry.



Laminar Flow Cabinet (BE 0880/2)

Construction and Materials:

Fan housing is fabricated from mild steel with an epoxy coated, acid resistant white coating. Transparent side panels are manufactured from clear UV stabilised cast-acrylic, which is flame retardant and easy to clean (10mm thick).

Integrated work surface is manufactured from laboratory grade solid HPL laminate – color beige.
Optional mobile stand: Epoxy coated pressed steel mobile bench supplied with or without cupboards (magnetic catches on doors) supplied with lockable castors or legs.

Hoods Size & Part Number:

Model Description Dimensions
(External WxDxH)
(Internal WxDxH)
BE 0880/2 Laminar Flow Cabinet designed for Two Students. (900mm wide) Nominal 36” x 24” x 39”
(Design 920 x 610 x 1000mm)
Nominal 35” x 23” x 25”
(Design 900 x 590 x 640mm)


Laminar Flow Cabinet (BE 0880/2)

Filtration & Standards:
Pre-filtration eliminates particles 5.0 microns or greater to an efficiency of 92% as defined in BS EN ISO 779.

HEPA filtration (H14 Standard) eliminates particles 0.3 microns or greater to an efficiency of 99.997% providing ultra-clean particle-free Class 5 BS EN ISO 14644-1:2000 air conditions.

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