Lead-free, ready-to-use single-use test pack for the daily
Bowie-Dick-Test, per DIN EN ISO 11140
Single-use test pack for conducting the daily air removal and steam
penetration tests at 134 °C in steam sterilizers with fractional
pre-vacuum, as an alternative system for the Bowie-Dick-Test
according to DIN EN ISO 11140-3. Indicator Class 2 nach DIN EN ISO
Instructions for use
1.Insert BAG-AutoCheck-Kit II test sheets between the white and
green paper plies of the BAGAutoCheck test pack. Write the date on
the package's coversheet.
2.Open tension locks on the receptacle BAG-CCS pressure container,
Best.-Nr. 7465, and deposit prepared test pack in it.
3.Lock the tension locks on the BAG-CCS pressure container
4.Center the BAG-Bowie-Dick test system on the bottom of the empty
sterilization chamber, laying the paper flat.
5.Start the Bowie-Dick cycle. (Program: 3.5 minutes hold time at
6.Remove pressure container from the sterilization chamber
carefully, as it may still be hot. (if necessary, wear
7.Open the two tension locks on the pressure container and take out
the test packet. Flip it open and take the BAG-AutoCheck-Kit II
test sheets out for evaluation. Let the test pack air out until the
8. Check the BAG-AutoCheck-Kit II for color changes and notate the
test results on the sheet. Keep indicator sheet to document the
BAG-BD-Check II test passed indication
Complete change of the indicator color from blue to black means
that no disqualifying air pockets exist and uniform steam
penetration occurred. The sterilizer is functioning properly.
Test not passed
Color change from blue to black is not completely uniform means
that an air pocket in the center of the test pack prevented a
complete change to black. A light blue or blue-green pale area in
the the sheet's center indicates insufficient sterilization time,
temperature or inadequate steam action. Double-check the testing
set-up and repeat the Bowie-Dick test.