How many times can the i500 tip be sterilized in an autoclave?
The scanner tip can be re-sterilized up to 20 times and must then be disposed of properly. To find out more on how to clean and sterilize the scanner tip, read the article: How to clean and sterilize the i500 scanner tip.
- Put the tip in a paper sterilization pouch. The pouch should be sealed. Make sure it is airtight by using either a self-adhesive pouch or a heat-sealed pouch.
- Sterilize the wrapped tip in an autoclave with the following conditions:
- At 121℃(249.8°F) for 30 minutes, and dry for 15 minutes