AUTOMATIC/MANUAL BREAST PUMP Model 218
BREAST PUMP – The Gomco® Model 218 breast pump offers the ultimate in personal control to help assure the gentlest, most natural nursing action. The total control helps to ensure comfort, which builds confidence in new mothers as well as those who have nursed before.
MODEL 218 – A three-position switch (off, manual or automatic) allows use in either the manual or automatic mode. In the manual mode, the mother controls the length of the suction cycle with a thumb-operated shut-off valve. In the automatic mode, the duration of the suction cycle can be set with the timer control. The unit will intermittently apply vacuum for periods from two to thirty seconds, with a four-second pause between cycles.
FEATURES • • • • • • • •
Ideal for hospital or home use Lightweight for easy portability Choice of automatic or manual suction control Suction force can be easily adjusted for maximum comfort for mother In-line cut-off control helps prevent accidental "over-suction" Overflow trap bottle provides backup collector Single patient use collection system available in kit form Backed by Gomco's reputation for quality and performance
The strength of the suction is regulated by adjusting the vacuum control. An in-line valve helps prevent accidental over-suction by cutting off the vacuum once it reaches a predetermined level. An overflow bottle provides protection to the pump motor by acting as a backup trap should the primary bottle containing expressed milk overflow. A single patient use collection system which includes two plastic cap/bottle assemblies and connecting tubing is available from Gomco as a packaged kit (01-90-2677). Model 218 is UL listed.
6 oz. reusable jar
0-12 in. Hg
11 x 8 x 12 in. 28 x 20 x 30.5 cm
16 lbs. 7 kg
ORDERING INFORMATION w/Reusable 01-22-0218 01-23-0218 01-24-0218
Voltage 115/60 220/50 220/60