The biggest challenge faced by modern microbiology labs is to find a balance between unleashing staff resources, increasing quality, productivity and this enhanced specimen processor by BD is exclusively designed to address these concerns. This devices sets the standard for new efficient lab products and is easy to use and reliable. Designed to reduce downtime and minimize the need for moving parts, this processor requires no change of parts resulting in little or no maintenance whatsoever. It is seat on a universal platform that delivers the the highest levels of versatility and has the ability to process different container sizes and sample types uninterruptedly. It is fitted with a single decapper that adjusts to different container sizes automatically. Additionally, the BD processor is complete with a library of streak patterns and produces high quality streak patterns every time. It can accommodate up to 270 plates and 200 specimen containers all in one go and boasts 2 hours of walk away time.