The Statim 2000 is a cassette autoclave manufactured by SciCan, designed for rapid sterilization in dental, medical, and other healthcare settings. Here are some key features and information about the Statim 2000 sterilizer:

  1. Cassette Autoclave:
    • Like other models in the Statim series, the Statim 2000 is a cassette autoclave. It uses cassettes to hold and sterilize instruments, providing a quick and efficient sterilization process.
  2. Rapid Sterilization:
    • One of the primary features of the Statim 2000 is its rapid sterilization cycle. This autoclave is known for its ability to provide fast sterilization results, typically in as little as 6 to 9 minutes for unwrapped instruments.
  3. Pre and Post-Vacuum Technology:
    • The autoclave utilizes pre and post-vacuum technology to remove air from the chamber before sterilization and to aid in efficient drying after the cycle.
  4. User-Friendly Interface:
    • The control panel of the Statim 2000 is designed to be user-friendly, with digital displays and intuitive controls for selecting different sterilization cycles and monitoring the progress of the cycle.
  5. Sterilization Cycles:
    • The Statim 2000 offers various sterilization cycles to accommodate different types of instruments and materials. Users can select cycles based on specific sterilization requirements.
  6. Cassettes:
    • The autoclave uses specific cassettes designed for easy loading and unloading of instruments. The cassette system contributes to a streamlined workflow.
  7. Drying System:
    • The autoclave is equipped with a drying system to ensure that sterilized instruments are thoroughly dried after the sterilization cycle.
  8. Water Reservoir:
    • The Statim 2000 typically includes a water reservoir that supplies water to the steam generation system. Regular monitoring and maintenance of the water reservoir are essential.
  9. Safety Features:
    • The autoclave is designed with safety features, including door interlocks and pressure relief valves, to ensure safe operation.
  10. Maintenance and Serviceability:
    • Regular maintenance is important to keep the Statim 2000 in optimal condition. SciCan or authorized service providers offer maintenance and repair services.
  11. Documentation and Compliance:
    • The autoclave comes with documentation detailing calibration, validation, and compliance with relevant industry standards.
  12. Printer:
    • Some models of the Statim 2000 may include an integrated printer, allowing users to document and print cycle details for record-keeping purposes.

As with any autoclave or sterilizer, it’s crucial to read and understand the user manual provided by the manufacturer before operation. Following proper procedures for loading, operating, and maintaining the autoclave is essential for effective sterilization and the longevity of the equipment.