Chemical Pods can be used on all base units in the Optima range. Each pod comes with a lid which enables chemicals to be stored in the pod between uses.
Pods are all clear (not orange as pictured) which allows the print to be clearly seen in the first pod used. You can buy a colour coding kit which allows you to put chemical resitant coloured and letter coded tabs on each pod and lid.
Up to 5 unheated Chemical Pods can be added to the Optima5
Up to 8 Chemical Pods can be added to the Optima12, 16 and 20. Three of these are on the front and work at room temperature, up to five can be added to the water bath which has the capacity to be heated by the Water Kit or a Heater.