Iroquois Hoods ...for excellence in laboratory ventilation
Iroquois Hoods
2176 East Laketon Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49442
(800) 206-0099
Fax: (231) 767-1302
  Radioisotope Hood
Company Profile
The Iroquois Advantage
BV-Series Hood
LA-Series Hood
Slimline Fume Hood
Double Entry Hood
Radioisotope Hood
Perchloric Acid Hood
Walk-In Hood
Automatic Sash Closer
The Iroquois radioisotope hood is designed for safe and convenient handling of low-level radioactive material. Based on our LA-series superstructure, it features a one-piece Type 304 stainless steel interior with coved corners and integral work surface. Access to plumbing is through exterior access panels only.

Standard features include:
  • One-piece Type 304 stainless steel interior – 16-gage coved corners welded to 14-gage, dished, reinforced countertop with integral cupsink, all polished to #4 finish
  • Two-piece stainless steel baffle system with adjustable upper and lower dampers to regulate lighter- and heavier-than-air gases
  • Airfoil around full perimeter of sash opening, with electrical fixtures and plumbing controls mounted on bias surface
  • Side post electrical and plumbing knockouts in standard or ADA configuration
  • Bypass grill with adjustable louvers to control bypass air volume
  • Full frame, stainless steel vertical sash with integral stainless steel finger pull
  • Stainless steel sash guides, lower airfoil, duct collar
  • Sash/counterweight pulley system utilizing four 2-1/2"-diameter pulleys for unexcelled smoothness and durability; full-width counterweight featuring “Tilt-Lock” for additional safety
  • Fluorescent light fixture – 2’ or 4’ (bulbs not included) with vapor-proof light glass sealed to top panel

Optional equipment include:

  • Auxiliary air bonnet – installs at front panel location to supply 70% of hood air from outside building. Requires its own blower and duct; moderate tempering of auxiliary air is recommended.
  • Electrical switches and receptacles – pre-wired using U.L. listed components and meeting N.E.C. and the most stringent local codes
  • Service fixtures – remote control water and gas fixtures with chrome outlets by WaterSaver™ pre-piped to meet the most stringent local codes. Use of hard copper tubing with soldered unions assures joint integrity from factory to service hookup.
  • Sash stop
  • Ceiling enclosure
  • Air velocity monitor/alarm
  • Automatic sash closer
  • Cabinets – complete line of painted metal laboratory casework, including hood base, acid storage and flammable storage cabinets
  • Blowers – forward curved or backward inclined, selected to match hood and ductwork configuration and application