• Apr : 13 : 2014 - The Health Risks of Wearing A Bra
  • Mar : 30 : 2014 - The Health Benefits of Bra
  • Mar : 16 : 2014 - Who Invented The First Bra?
  • Feb : 23 : 2014 - Cats vs Dogs Superpower: Ultraviolet Vision
  • Feb : 22 : 2014 - First Dinosaur Fossil Found in Malaysia
  • Feb : 18 : 2014 - Big Data at Rainfall Prediction
  • Feb : 16 : 2014 - Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit – Iron Man Suit
  • Feb : 9 : 2014 - Communication Beyond the Grave
  • Jan : 13 : 2014 - Positive Correlation Between Racism and Biological Aging
  • Jan : 12 : 2014 - Text Message: Have you vaccinated?

When I first saw this Vioguard UVKB50 Self-Sanitizing Keyboard, the first thing strike into my mind was that its market can be extended to microbiology laboratories.

vioguard

Vioguard Self-Sanitizing Keyboard bathed the keyboard with germicidal ultraviolet light (UV-C) automatically when it is unused.  UV-C is a well-known disinfectant, and it was proven capable of killing more than 99.9% harmful microorganisms within seconds.

Technical specifications:

Keyboard: 88-key low profile UV-resistant keyboard
Pointing device: Advanced multitouch trackpad
Proximity sensor: Infrared, 1-3″ range
Computer connection: USB 1.1 or 2.0 compliant, single connection for keyboard and touchpad
UVC lamps: 2 x 25W custom T8 germicidal lamps
Input power: Universal input, 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz, power factor corrected
Power consumption: 80W during disinfection, 3W standby
Lamp cycle life: 40,000 disinfection cycles
Mechanism life: 300,000 disinfection cycles
Disinfection time: 65-95 seconds with factory setting

The self-sanitizing keyboard is also waterproof, which allows users to clean it with other sanitizing solutions without worrying it will damage.

The cost for this keyboard is not known yet, but you can contact Vioguard to know the details.  If you happen to know the price, please leave a comment to let me know.

Categories: General

2 Responses so far.

  1. youzi says:

    ya ya~ it’s brilliant~~~

    in fact can extend to all general molecular labs~! :)

Leave a Reply


The Health Risks of...

Posted on Apr - 13 - 2014

0 Comment

The Health Benefits of...

Posted on Mar - 30 - 2014

0 Comment

Who Invented The First...

Posted on Mar - 16 - 2014

0 Comment

Cats vs Dogs Superpower:...

Posted on Feb - 23 - 2014

0 Comment

First Dinosaur Fossil Found...

Posted on Feb - 22 - 2014

0 Comment

Delete Key Erasers

Posted on Sep - 30 - 2008

2 Comments

Team Medical Dragon

Posted on Jan - 28 - 2008

2 Comments

Five Scientists and the...

Posted on Sep - 19 - 2007

0 Comment

Nude Frog

Posted on Sep - 23 - 2007

1 Comment

What is Flatworm?

Posted on Apr - 9 - 2009

0 Comment