Series AE – MP Media Preparator

AE-MP Series of Media Preparators Floor models ranging from 60 liter to 100L

Manufacturer: Raypa, Barcelona Spain


The AE-MP series streamlines the operative workflow for microbiology laboratories. In one single device it integrates the preparation, sterilization, and dispensation of high quality culture media with outstanding batch to batch reproducibility. AE-MP is designed to reduce total run time and deliver high volumes of sterile culture media thanks to its efficient heating system and fast cooling phase at the end of the sterilization process. 


  • Sterilization chamber made of AISI-316L stainless steel
  • Fast cooling by water cooling coils
  • Optional compressed air system
  • 5″ Color TFT-LCD touchscreen
  • 50 programs available, adjustable by time, temperature or Fo, with the option of temperature control by flexible temperature probe or directly to camera
  • You can also decide to keep the temperature constant at the end of the cycle, adjust the dosing temperature, stirring speed and backpressure value during dispensing
  • Accurate dosing by pedal or peristaltic pump pulses in repetitive filling operations. Optional external dosing control with the DW-MP culture media dosing station accessory
  • Direct power supply from the water circuit or optionally manual addition in the second sterilization chamber
  • Bacteriological filter at the air inlet


  • Preparation, sterilization, cooling and dispensing all integrated into the same equipment
  • Reduced cooling phase time by up to 60% compared to a traditional autoclave
  • Built-in temperature probe, Fo controlled sterilization 
  • High power adjustable magnetic stirrer from 50 to 200 rpm
  • Programmable peristaltic pump
  • Easy and convenient cleaning and removal of the media tank thanks to the integrated handles. Dispensing lines can be cleaned each time with steam pulses
  • USB port (to download data and deploy updates) and Ethernet port for PC connection
  • Optional built-in printer


  • Safety valve and thermostat
  • Hydraulic lid blocking system while existing positive pressure in the chamber
  • Open lid sensor
  • Water level detector
Models AE-60-MPAE-80-MPAE-100-MP
Production capacity min – max15 – 54 L30 – 72 L35 – 90 L
Usable chamber dimensions 12.6 x 27.6 inches / 320 x 700 mm16.5 x 19.7 inches / 420 x 500 mm16.5 x 27.6 inches / 420 x 700 mm
External dimensions L x D x H24.2 x 32.1 x 52 inches / 615 x 815 x 1320 mm29.7 x 36.8 x 50.6 inches / 755 x 935 x 1285 mm29.7 x 36.8 x 54.5 inches / 755 x 935 x 1385 mm
Temperature50 – 125 C50 – 125 C50 – 125 C
Maximum pressure1.4 Barg1.4 Barg1.4 Barg
Power9000 W15000 W15000 W
Gross Weight396.8 lbs / 180 Kg551.2 lbs 250 Kg650.4 lbs / 295 Kg
Voltage400 V400 V400 V
Frequency50/60 Hz50/60 Hz50/60 Hz

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Media Preparator - Culture Media Sterilizer | RAYPA
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