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Harvard Inspira Ventilator

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Harvard VentElite Ventilator

The VentElite was designed for small animal research applications and is intended for use on subjects ranging in size from mice to guinea pigs. The goal in designing this ventilator was to maintain versatility and ease of use while fostering safe and physiologically accurate mechanical ventilation conditions.

  • Easy to use color touchscreen
  • Option for pressure or volume control in a single ventilator
  • Over and under pressure alarms
  • Manual or programmable Sigh
  • Inspiratory or Expiratory Hold
  • Adjustable I:E
  • Tidal volumes from 50 µl to 5 ml
  • Rates from 10 to 300 bpm

We currently have a special offer on the Homeothermic Monitoring System together with a VentElite Ventilator. Download the offer document (limited time offer only).

Harvard mouse ventilator

Harvard Mouse & Small Animal ventilators

Two popular and rugged models of ventilator for small animals.

  • Model 683: animal sizes from 250 g to 10 kg (rats to small dogs)
  • Supplied with two piston/cylinder sizes
  • Tidal volumes 0.5 to 5 ml (small cylinder) and 3 to 30 ml (large cylinder)
  • Rates from 18 to 150 bpm

  • Model 687: for mice and perinatal rats up to 200 g (illustrated)
  • Tidal volumes from 0.1 to 1 ml
  • Rates from 18 to 150 bpm

Harvard-HSE MiniVent for Mice

Harvard-HSE MiniVent for Mice

A compact and lightweight ventilator especially for mice.

  • Stroke volumes from 0.03 to 0.35 ml
  • Rates from 60 to 400 bpm
  • Adjustable while running
  • Valveless design with rotating piston
  • Low dead space
Harvard Intermediate Ventilator

Harvard Intermediate & Large Animal Ventilators

Two workhorse models of ventilator, in use in thousands of research laboratories.

  • Intermediate model: for animals from 1 to 30 kg
  • Supplied with two piston/cylinder sizes
  • Tidal volumes 4 to 25 ml (small cylinder) and 17 to 100 ml (large cylinder)
  • Rates from 10 to 100 bpm

  • Large model: for animals from 1.5 to 50 kg
  • Tidal volumes from 30 to 750 ml (not accurately adjustable while running)
  • Rates from 7 to 50 bpm
  • Variable inspiratory/expiratory ratio
Harvard Starling 'Ideal' Ventilator

Harvard Starling 'Ideal' Ventilator

A new ventilator with negligible dead space, low noise, low wear, high reliability, and low radiated EMI.

  • Three models: 0.25 to 2.5 ml; 1 to 10 ml; 3 to 30 ml
  • Rates from 10 to 200 bpm, with LED display
  • 6mm OD tubing ports
  • Meets all EMC and CE requirements

For Anaesthetic machines, please see our separate page.

For respiratory monitoring equipment, please see our Respiratory Physiology page.

For further details, please see Harvard's online catalog pages.

For more information and pricing details, please email us.

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