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Power Down to Complete Shut Off


How do I power down to complete shut off?


  • Heracell VIOS 160i
  • Heracell VIOS 250i


For more information, refer to the Heracell VIOS 160i/250i User Manual

  1. Remove the culture containers and all accessories from the workspace.
  2. Procure a collecting vessel of sufficient capacity.
  3. Hold open end of hose into collecting vessel and lock drain hose valve safely into receptacle. The water reservoir starts draining.

Image 1: Fill and drain valve of water reservoir

  1. Allow the water reservoir to drain completely into the collecting vessel.

  2. Remove drain hose valve again.

  3. Start the Steri-Run decontamination routine.

  4. Turn the device off using the power switch when the steri-run decontamination routine has been completed.

  5. Unplug the power connector and protect it against accidental reconnection.

  6. Close shut-off valves of the CO2 / O2 / N2 supply system.

  7. Disconnect the gas pressure hoses from the sleeve at the rear of the device.

  8. Until the device is shut down, the workspace must be continuously ventilated.

  9. Leave the glass door and the outer door open and secure them in this state.


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