Butterfly Emergence Chamber - BF-30VL

These Percival® Scientific chambers have been specifically designed for research and display applications in butterfly emergence.


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Cabinet Construction

  • 26-gauge smooth galvanized white side walls and top reinforced with 24-gauge backer plates.
  • 24-gauge smooth white galvanized exterior.
  • NSF compliant seam design.


  • Woodless construction using 2″ thick foamed-in-place non-CFC Urethane insulation with 93% closed cell, R-value of 12.5, K-value of 0.16 and density of 2.2 lbs/ft3.


  • One door opening that provides full access to chamber interior (magnetic gasket provides a tight seal to door frame)


  • Interior and exterior painted with high reflective, environmentally friendly, high temperature baked white powder coating

Temperature Safety Limit Controls

  • Experiment Protection: Adjustable high and low temperature controls, audible alarms, and visual indicators provided
  • Controls shut down all power to chamber, activating alarms (when the temperature returns to the normal range the system will automatically reset)

Electrical Requirements

  • Consult Geneva Scientific for electrical requirements and amperage draw.

***Specifications subject to change.***

ModelTemp Range
(with Lights On)
Interior SpaceTotal Shelving Floor AreaMaximum Growing HeightExterior Dimensions Light Intensity
(6" from lamps unless noted)
# of Tiers
BF-30VL7-44±0.5 °C9.7 ft3
0.3 m3
5.9 ft2
0.6 m2
N/A31 in (W)
23.8 in (D)
46.1 in (H)
80 µmol/m2/s2