Optirat Plus Rack for water bottles

Our Largest, Multi-Level Rack System for Rats

Optirat Plus Rack for water bottles or water bags complete with two 6-foot hoses, cages not included

Recommendations: The Optirat Plus IVC Rack assembly has a 30 cage capacity. Typically customers will order 45 cages in order to have enough cages available for cage change out. We also recommend purchasing our Optirat Plus Cage Mezzanine CP79A102M for each cage to provide enrichment by increasing cage complexity and living space.

Typical products purchased with this rack are:

  • Optirat Plus Standard Cage Bottom: CP79B100P
  • Optirat Plus Standard Bottle and Cap: CP79W100P
  • Optirat Plus Standard Feeder with Hinged Cover: CP40F105
  • Optirat Plus Cage Mezzanine: CP79A102M
  • Optirat Plus External Water Bottle/Bag Cage Top: CP79T100P
  • Airflow and Static Pressure Magnehelic Gauge for Racks: C79355
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• Large, multi-level cages; increased height and floor space
• Mezzanine adds complexity and more living space
• Ultra-high density
• Large enough to house rats, hamsters, gerbils, guinea pigs, deer mice, and wild-caught rodents
• Also suitable for invertebrates
• Integrated cage card holder
• Flat-bottom cage bases
• Fits through standard 36″ door with cages removed
• Extra cage height and special accessories optimize housing for rats with implants
• Accessory components are available to support a variety of specialized models

Same operating principles as all Animal Care Systems racks
• One-­pass, low-­velocity airflow with total volume air changes
• No electric motors, no energy consumption
• No noise or vibration
• Prevents release of odours and allergens in the animal room
• Superior cage visibility
• Fast and easy cage filter replacement
• Easy and low cost to maintain

Rack Dimensions with Cages and Card Holders
41.0 in. (1042 mm) L x 39.7 in. (991 mm) W x 78.0 in. (1981 mm) H

Rack Only Dimensions
39.7 in. (1009 mm) L x 33.7 in. (856 mm) W x 78.0 in. (1981 mm) H

Airflow Requirements per Rack
55 CFM (26 liters/sec) minimum; 82 CFM (39 liters/sec) recommended

Rack Weight
505 lbs (229 kg) with cages

Rack Casters
Four 4-inch swivel casters; two locking, two non-locking

Rack Capacity
30 cage stations (cages not included)

Product sheet – Optirat Plus IVC Rack System
Technical Sheet – Optirat Plus IVC Rack System