The suction regulators can be cleaned by wiping the outside surface with a disinfectant, the internal flow paths can be cleaned by suctioning cold sterilant through the unit. Please allow unit to run for 30-45 minutes to dry the interior. The suction regulators can also be cleaned by ETO and Gas Plasma Sterilizer. We suggest that ISO 11135 1-2007 (Sterilization of health care products) be followed for cleaning suction regulators.
Common Suction Regulator & Flowmeter Questions
Yes, we sell continuous/intermittent units as well as continuous only units.
Yes, the suction units are preset at 16 seconds (+2) on, 8 seconds (-2) off. They can be adjusted. Please contact our Chino office for more information.
Yes, we have CE mark on our suction regulators and flowmeters. Suction regulators, flowmeters, and adapters are also available in ISO colors.
Ohio (Ohmeda),DISS, DISS-Hand-Tight, Puritan-Bennett, Chemetron (NCG), Oxiquip Medstar, FS (Afnor Type), GS (DIN Type), BS (British Type), JIS (Japanese Style Adapter), and SIS (Australian Type)
Warranty & Repair Questions
It’s a 10 year warranty, but the decision to repair or replace shall be at the sole discretion of Genstar Technologies.
The flowmeters have a 5 year warranty, but the decision to replace or repair shall be at the sole discretion of Genstar Technologies.
Gentec has authorized service centers that we recommend, if the repair falls within the 10 yr warranty period. Please contact us at 1-800-333-0811 for a repair or return authorization.
No, not at this time