ACD-200 Bobcat Air Sampler

The Bobcat is a lightweight, portable, dry filter air sampler that uses a unique single-use rapid filter elution kit. It is ideally suited for the collection of bio-aerosols and particulate matter; including sub-micron sized particles, airborne molecular contamination, and particulates.

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Dave Alburty
CEO
dalburty@innovaprep.com
+1 816 619 3375 Ext .111
132 East Main Street
Drexel, MO 64742
USA
Ann Packingham
Marketing Director
apack@innovaprep.com
+1 816 619 3375 Ext.109
132 East Main Street
Drexel, MO 64742
USA
www.innovaprep.com
Manufacturer
InnovaPrep
Product Name
ACD-200 Bobcat Air Sampler
Detection Category
Biological;
Detection Principle
Sample Collection;
Detection Method
Sample Collection;
Application
Sample Collection;
Product Model Number
ACD-200
Equipment Type
Instrument
Product Synopsis
The Bobcat is a lightweight, portable, dry filter air sampler that uses a unique single-use rapid filter elution kit. It is ideally suited for the collection of bio-aerosols and particulate matter; including sub-micron sized particles, airborne molecular contamination, and particulates.
Availability
Commercially available
Technology Readiness Level (TRL)
9
tooltip-iconAssociated Scoring Levels4 –TRL 9, immediately available
3 – TRL 9 1-2 months delivery after order
2 – TRL 7-8
1 – <TRL 7
Market Entry Date
2012
User Feedback Sources
DRDC Canada, Sandia National Lab, Georgia Institute of Technology
tooltip-iconAssociated Scoring Levels4 - Positive user feedback, Market leader
3 – Positive user feedback
2 – Indifferent/No user feedback
1 – Widespread Negative user feedback, known issues
T&E Reports and Standards

Dimensions
12 X 7.5 X 7 in (30.5 x 19 x 17.7 cm)
Weight
<30 lbs.; 7.8 lbs (3.5 kg) with battery
tooltip-iconAssociated Scoring Levels4 – <1 lb
3 – <5 Lbs.
2 – <30 Lbs.
1 – >30 Lbs.
Power Requirements
AC/DC Line Power; Lithium Battery; NiMH Battery; 100 to 240 VAC, 47 to 63 Hz or rechargeable battery, 0.1 Amp
tooltip-iconAssociated Scoring Levels4 – None
3 – Battery or Line Power
2 – Standard Line Power
1 – Non-Standard Line Power
Noise Produced
83 DbA at maximum flowrate
Transportability
Person-Portable
tooltip-iconAssociated Scoring Levels4 – Handheld
3 – Person-Portable
2 – Mounted
1 – Benchtop/Fixed
Operating Conditions
5 to 70°C (41 to 158°F)
Consumables
>$1,000/year; dependent on use. Single-use Filter and Elution Kit
tooltip-iconAssociated Scoring Levels4 – No consumables or routine maintenance
3 – Minor consumables (< $1,000/year) and user maintenance
2 – Major consumables (> $1,000/year) and annual vendor provided maintenance
1 – Frequent Service/Manufacturer maintenance required
Solvents/Reagents
0.075%Tween 20 Tris or 0.075%Tween 20 PBS
Calibration Schedule
Annual
Suggested Routine Maintenance
Annual
Available Accessories
Built in tripod
Communications Interface
Serial
Expected Operational Life
10 years with battery replacement at 5 years
Shelf Life
<1 year; PBS fluid =12 months, Tris fluid = 9 months
Unit Cost
$18,120.00
tooltip-iconAssociated Scoring Levels4 - <$500
3 – <$10,000 per unit
2 – <$50,000 per unit
1 – >$50,000 per unit
Maintenance Cost
Annual calibration $200
Tested For Biological Agents
Bacillus anthracis, Bacillus globigii, Escherichia coli,Staphylococcus epidermidis, MS2, Ebola virus, ovalbumen, Cladosporidium caldosporioides, Chaeotomium globosum, Aureobasidum pullulans, SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)
Other Biological Targets
Bioaerosols and particulate matter; including sub-micron sized particles, airborne molecular contamination, and particulates
Sample Introduction
Vapor/gas
Sensitivity/Detection Limits
%; cfu/mL; pfu/mL; µg
tooltip-iconAssociated Scoring Levels4 – Detects trace (<µg/ppm)
3 – Detects less than 1% in mixture
2 – Detects < ~10% in mixture
1 – Detects at > 10%
Start Up Time (From Cold Start To Sample Ready)
5 seconds
Response Time (Sample Application To Output)
<1 minute
tooltip-iconAssociated Scoring Levels4 – Continuous/<60 Seconds
3 – <5 minute
2 – <15 minute
1 – > 15 minutes
Total Run Time
Up to 18 hrs continuous at 200 Lpm. >4 days intermittent mode.
Alarm Capability
Visual
Software Control
Onboard, PC, wired
Training Required
<1 day training
Training Available
Online
Manuals Available
Yes
Reachback Service
No
Warranties
1 year parts and labor. Extended warranty available
ITAR/EAR Export Regulations
No
IATA Shipping Restrictions
Yes, for battery and carbonated fluids
tooltip-iconAssociated Scoring Levels4 – Unregulated
3 – Ground and Cargo Air Only
2 – Ground Only
1 – IATA/DOT Certification Required/Hazardous Materials
Approved Vendors
No other vendors in the US. 12 overseas distributors
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