SGC Arabidopsis Chamber
SGC Arabidopsis Chamber

SGC Arabidopsis Chamber

The unique design of the Fitotron SGC 120 Arabidopsis Chamber allows researchers to measure and access small leaves that are tightly bunched together by providing unrestricted access measurements that were previously almost impossible to conduct.
  • Growth area up to 3.4m2
  • Available with up to 5 shelves
  • Shelves can easily be added or removed by the user
  • Individually controllable shelf lighting
  • Max. growth height 1275mm
  • Optional humidity up to 80%rh

Specifications

Chamber size
  • Internal: 1310mm (w) x 675mm (d) x 1410mm (h)
  • External: 1440mm (w) x 810mm (d) x 1975mm (h)
  • Volume: 1200 liters nominal
Temperature range
  • -2°C to +40°C lights off
  •  +5°C to +40°C lights on
Temperature stability
  • +/-0.3°C
Humidity (optional)
  • 60%RH to 80%RH
Standard shelving (additional shelving available)
  • 3 stainless steel shelves

Shelving & lighting configurations

One shelf:
  • 12 x 36W fluorescent tubes per shelf
  • Max intensity approx. 620 µmol m-2 s-1 @ 150mm below tube @ 25°C
  • Max height between shelves 1275mm
Three shelves:
  • 4 x 36W fluorescent tubes per shelf
  • Max intensity approx 170 µmol m-2 s-1@ 150mm below tube @ 25°C
  • Max height between shelves 400mm
Four shelves:
  • 3 x 36W fluorescent tubes per shelf
  • Max intensity approx 140 µmol m-2 s-1@ 150mm below tube @ 25°C
  • Max height between shelves 250mm
Five shelves:
  • 2 x 36W fluorescent tubes per shelf
  • Max intensity approx 100 µmol m-2 s-1@ 150mm below tube @ 25°C
  • Max height between shelves 200mm
SGC Arabidopsis Chamber