STC Steam-Thru®

STC Steam-Thru® Connections allow a quick and easy sterile connection between biopharmaceutical processing equipment and disposable bag and tube assemblies.

The single-use design saves time and money by eliminating unnecessary cleaning procedures and reducing validation burden associated with reusable components.

Technical sheet STC Steam-Thru®

Description

Typical applications

  • Storage
  • Media transfer

Features and benefits

  • Pressure:
    • Steam position: up to 30 psi, 2.1 bar (Steam-Thru) or up to 35 psi, 2.4 bar (Steam-Thru II)
    • Flow position: Vacuum to 20 psi, 1.4 bar
  • Temperature:
    • Steam position: up to 266°F (130°C) for 60 minutes (Steam-Thru) or up to 275°F (135°C) for 60 minutes (Steam-Thru II)
    • Flow position: 39°F to 104°F (4°C to 40°C)
  • 3/4″ and 1-1/2″ standard terminations: easily connects to different tubing sizes
  • Innovative three-port steam design: allows a true steam-through SIP process which eliminates “dead legs”
  • Patented steam valve design: allows sterile connection and disconnection to stainless equipment and permits a high media flow rate
  • Thumb latch/Tear-away sleeve: secures valve position, provides visual indicator of process stage
  • Interface tri-clamp : garantit une connexion plus sûre que des flexibles avec colliers de serrage
  • Sanitary interface between the two connectors: more secure connection than tubing with cable ties
  • Robust construction: repeatable and reliable performance with no additional hardware required
  • CPC Click: audible confirmation of assembly
  • Autoclave and gamma
  • Meets USP Class VI criteria
  • ADCF-free materials: meet BSE/TSE requirements
  • Made in the USA