chemostat construction

Lesley Robertson l.a.robertson at
Wed Mar 18 07:50:14 EST 1998

Guenter Jost wrote:

> I am looking for a company or good suggestions for a chemostat or good equipment
> to build up my own one. It should have a culture volume between 0.5 and 1.5 litre,
> at least 2 inlets and 2 outlets. Cooling and stirring should be easy.
> What kind of peristaltic pumps and tubes You can suggest?
> The dilution rate should between 0.2 to 5 times per day resulting in a pumping rate
> between about 5 and 200 ml/h.
> Any suggestion would be appreciated!

We used to make our own, but now get all our chemostats from Applikon - they're on  and there's a section showing international suppliers.
Lesley Robertson

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