Alternative Design Gentle-Air P.I. 24 Mouse Cage Mobile Unit

The 24-mouse cage P.I. unit from Alternative Design is for transporting or temporarily housing mice when they are away from their primary housing location. The unit delivers HEPA filtered air to the cages and provides 65-75 air changes per hour to each cage. It has an on-board rechargeable battery that lasts up to 24 hours for use in transporting animals or in an emergency. Finally, the model holds 24 Dura Cages or Max 75 cages made from Polysulfone.


Features include:

• Made from 304 stainless steel
• Holds up to 24 Gentle-Air style cages with 12 cages per side
• Supplies positive pressure to the cages only
• Delivers around 65-75 air changes per hour (AC/H) to each cage
• Removable top shelf serves as a work surface
• 5″ casters, 2 with brakes
• Entire cart and caging are autoclavable with the exception of the air handling unit, HEPA filters, and air supply hose
• On-board battery for moving animals from one area to another
• Battery has transport and emergency modes – battery lasts up to 24 hours in emergency mode
• Comes with a 110-120 volt power cord

Additional information

Cage Type

Cart Dimensions – 44.6″ W x 28.7″ D x 42″ H

Alternative Design offers a 5-year warranty on all stainless steel fabricated products the company makes. These products are warranted to be free from material and workmanship defects during this period.

The 5-year warranty includes:

• Individually Ventilated Caging (IVC) rack frames and fabricated components
• All other stainless steel fabricated caging systems
• Fabricated material handling, storage and processing equipment made of stainless steel