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Fume Cupboard

Radioactive Industrial Fume Cupboard

Radioactive fume cupboard within an industrial laboratory

The radioactive fume cupboard design is adaptable for use as either a constant air volume or variable air volume design and is manufactured to UK Standards BS EN 14175.

We serve a wide range of sectors for both our laboratory furniture and our fume cupboards including Research and Development, Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Food and Universities & Colleges

Our Fume cupboards are both pre-wired and pre-plumbed to ensure minimum installation time on site.


Standard Specification:

  • Radius designed intake profile giving excellent airflow characteristics and containment results.

  • Stainless steel, one piece monolithic chambers or bolted panels.

  • Twin skinned carcase in 16 swg zintec coated mild steel with epoxy powder coated finish.

  • Aerodynamically designed sill in 316 grade stainless steel.

  • Sash in 6mm thick toughened glass with full width aerodynamic finger grip.

  • Sprung loaded guide channels to give the sash a smooth operation and excellent stability.

  • Counter balanced sash with twin stainless steel cables running in pulleys for smooth movement.

  • Fail safe sash mechanism to prevent rapid decent.

  • Sash lock mechanism with automatic re-setting feature.

  • Adjustable internal baffle to assist with balancing and even airflow distribution.

  • Light box mounted externally out of airflow.

  • Electrical and mechanical services mounted on removable service plates for service and maintenance.​​

Optional Extras & Services:

  • Alarm/control panels.

  • Water front controls & outlets, i.e. cold water, hot water, steam.

  • Gas front controls & outlets, i.e. nitrogen, compressed air, natural gas, vacuum, hydrogen.

  • Electrical socket outlets, i.e. single, double, RCD protected, spark proof.

  • Waste outlets, i.e. circular drip cups, oval drip cups, sinks, troughs, bottle traps.

  • Support frames.

  • Acid and/or solvent storage cupboards, in stainless steel, mild steel or timber, with or without extraction.

  • Infill panels to ceiling height with by-pass grilles.

  • Automatic fire extinguishers c/w flame detection unit.

Standard Sizes:

  • Width 1200mm, 1500mm, 1800mm & 2000mm
    Internal working width
    (External width less 300mm)

  • Depth 900mm
    Internal working depth 610mm

  • Height 1200mm
    Internal working height 1080mm

A bespoke design service is available if standard sizes do not suit your requirements.

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