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Midwest Grow Kits has partnered with Bonsai Flow Hoods to introduce the first personal & portable Laminar Flow Hood. Backed by the experts in the Bio-pharmaceutical industry, the HEPAFLOW-12 is designed from the ground up for the Mushroom enthusiast to create a 99.99% sterile work space.  Stop wasting money on spores and never buy another spore syringe again! Whether you are a beginner or advanced grower you can do it all!

Bonsai Flow Hoods make it possible to:

  • Work with Agar plates
  • Make your own spore syringes
  • Perform Grain to Grain transfers
  • Cloning, isolating, and more!

  • Each Flow hood includes/features:

  • Simple 110V plug in play design - No assembly required!
  • Horizontal Laminar Air Flow 
  • Made with 3/4" Cabinet Grade Birch Plywood
  • On/Off switch
  • Custom CNC Removable Face plate
  • Acrylic side air buffers (optional teaching tool for beginners)
  • Replaceable 99.99% Micron Filter designed to last 3-5 years of normal use
  • User's Guide that covers sterile technique, how to make your own spore syringes, work with agar, transfer grain and more!
  • 1 Year full parts and labor warranty
  • Price: $449.00

      Quantity:

      (Back in Stock!)  Say hello to the endless possibilities a Laminar Flow Hood brings to this hobby!  The HEPAFLOW-12 is a personal and portable Horizontal Laminar Flow Hood which combines a 135 cubic foot per minute fan and a 12"x12" Ultra-Micron HEPA filter rated at 99.99% efficient at 0.3 microns.  The fan filter combination produces 200 feet per minute down flow which is above the standard of laboratory and clean room use. Whether you are a beginner or advanced grower you can now:

    • Easily work with Agar plates to inoculate any substrate
    • Make your own spore syringes 
    • Inoculate Jars, bags etc contaminate free
    • Transfer colonized mycelium from one bag or Jar to another!
    • Learn Cloning, isolating, and more!
    • Each Flowhood includes/features:

    • Simple 110V plug in play design - No assembly required!
    • Expertly crafted with 3/4" Birch cabinet grade plywood
    • On/Off switch
    • Acrylic air buffers (optional teaching tool for beginners)
    • Replaceable 99.99% Micron Filter designed to last 3-5 years of normal use
    • Midwest's User's Guide that covers sterile technique, how to make your own spore syringes, work with agar, transfer grain and more!
    • 1 Year full parts and labor warranty
    • Also available in Natural Clear coat finish

    • Bonsai Flowhoods are hand crafted here in the USA! Each unit is rigorously tested by a certified technician before shipping. This product ships FedEx directly from the manufacturer. The HepaFlow-12 are painted white with Sherwin Williams Paint Shield Microbicidal latex paint. This new paint technology kills 99.9% of bacteria and germs that touch it. Learn more at swpaintshield.com.  Natural birch with a clear coat finish are available on request, please allow 7-10 day lead time for custom finishes.

      How does a flowhood work with mushroom growing?

      This model is a horizontal flowhood which creates a low velocity air flow that blows toward you. This air is super filtered and is 99.99% sterile. It can be used in any environment for many different things. The sterile moving air allows you to work in the space and open up substrate jars, bags, transfers, make spore syringes, work with agar plates and much more. If you ever experienced mold from inoculations, this will eliminate that. 


      Dimensions: 15" Wide X 26" Tall X 15" Deep   28.5 lbs

      Build Specifications and Features

      Motor and Electrical Connections:

      Blower Fan: Fasco B24220

      Voltage: 120v to ground

      Connection: 14/2 wire shielded in metal clad conduit (mc).

      Switch: Single pole single throw 120v with ground.

      Power cord: 16 gauge with ground.

      Filter:

      12"×12" Minpleat HEPA

      Rating: 99.997 @ 0.3 micron

      Pressure drop: 0.58 @ 100 cm

      Construction:

      Material: 3/4" birch plywood top grade.

      1 Piece CNC machined removable front trim cover

      All wood screws are #8 2" and are installed with a countersink to prevent splitting.

      1/4 20 machine screws with washer and nut secure the motor to the fan box - this reduces vibration.

      Threaded metal inserts prevent stripping the plywood frame when changing the filter.

      100% silicone caulking used on interior joints to prevent air leakage.

      Overall Customer Rating of 32 Reviews:

      Excellent work and perfect size for a beginner

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      Excellent work and perfect size for a beginner .💯🙌

      So far So Great!

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      • Not sure yet
      The Laminar Flow Hood (LFH) arrived earlier than expected; which was suprising yet excellent timing. Crafstmanship is important to me and the LFH is sturdy and well built. The model of the fan seems to be a bit of an upgrade; the power switch is nicely placed and looks kinda cool. Should everything work out as expected from this product, I could not ask for anything more.

      Thanks again

      WA

      Bonsai Flow Hood

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      • Quality
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      It works well. It's construction is great. Over all fantastic quality! It is small, but I was expecting that. Overall a good value for the money.

      Great Product

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      This flowhood works excellent as advertised. I have had ZERO issues with contamination after using the flow hood. Would recommend to those who can afford it.

      Great product so far

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      • Great portability
      • Price
      • Quick delivery
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      • acrylic cracked on delivery
      Been working to have more rolling gourmet mushrooms for cooking. This has made sterility so much easier and quicker. Happy with the product in just about every way. One star removed because the acrylic was cracked on delivery.

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