Laboratory R+D and Pilot Production

The Vikumer BFD-10 freeze dryer is versatile, it can satisfy all laboratory R+D activities such as freeze drying recipes research, cycle development, process optimization, as well as small diagnostics production in pilot plant.

It is a compact console freeze dryer, all necessary elements that involve the operation of it has built in a powder coated cabinet. Fully assembled and ready for operation deliver.

Standard Features

  • All-include structure, plug and play deliver.
  • With casters and height adjustable feet, easy settle.
  • All sides doors can be opened for maintenance.
  • Rectangular drying chamber with PUF surrounded.
  • 1 module shelf, cooling and heating from -50C to +70C, rate >1C/Min, variance <+/-2C.
  • Horizontal cylindrical ice condenser.
  • Condenser auto defrost.
  • 2 stage oil sealed rotary vane vacuum pump inbuilt with oil mist filter.
  • System final vacuum 0.01mbar, vacuum adjustable.
  • Standard configuration with 1pc pirani vacuum gauge.
  • Cascade compressor system, air cooling method.
  • PLC and HMI based control system. LYO-PILOT software.


Model BFD-10
Shelf Area 0.94m2
Useable Shelves No. 6
Shelves Size 350*450mm
Shelves Spacing 60mm
Condenser Temp. -85C
Condenser Capacity 15Kgs/24Hrs
Condenser Max 25Kgs
Final Vacuum 0.01mbar
Power 7.5Kw 380V/3P
Size W/1400*D/950*H/1800mm
Weight 750Kgs


  • S/S exterior panels.
  • S/S316L chamber, condenser, shelves, trays and fittings.
  • S/S door.
  • Condenser isolation valve.
  • Motorized valve for condenser isolation, vacuum pump isolation, vacuum break, defrost water drain etc.
  • PC control and SCADA package.
  • Capacitive vacuum gauge.
  • Inert gas backfill.
  • More options please contact Vikumer team.