SGC Plant Growth Chamber
SGC Plant Growth Chamber

SGC Plant Growth Chamber

The Fitotron® SGC 120 Plant Growth Chamber offers unsurpassed accuracy and reliability in the control of temperature, humidity and lighting. Larger plants of up to 1.5m can be grown inside the SGC 120. The SGC 120 allows the researcher access to most world climatic conditions whilst eliminating the variability found in nature.
  • 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)
  • Up to 5 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 Plant Growth Chamber
SGC Plant Growth Chamber