All American 1941X Non-Electric Sterilizer – Used over any effective heat source, the All American Non-Electric Sterilizer 1941X provides dry sterile dressings and instruments, with all bacteria and micro-organisms destroyed, in a matter of minutes. Only All American Sterilizers feature an exclusive, precision machined “Metal-to-Metal” sealing system. Positive action clamping locks align the cover to the base forming a steam tight seal. Because no gasket is involved, the cover is always easily opened and closed.
*All American non-electric steam autoclave sterilizers are not recommended for use on glass top/flat ranges as breakage of heating elements due to the weight and large diameter of the sterilizer. The diameter of the sterilizer is larger than most burners and can transfer heat to stove top areas not designed for such temperatures.
**The sterilization period begins when the pressure steam gauge needle registers in the green sterilization band shown of the face of the gauge and a minimum of 17 psi has been reached. The time required to reach this status will vary depending on factors which include: size of the unit; quantity of water being used; elevation; and output of heating source.
***Autoclave sterilizers resemble pressure canners but are NOT