PELCO Precision Low Speed Saw, 100-240V 50/60Hz

SKU: ETP75000   |   Availability ⓘ

PELCO Precision Low Speed Saw, 100-240V 50/60Hz

SKU: ETP75000   |   Availability ⓘ
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The PELCO Precision Low Speed Saw is a compact, multipurpose, precision saw designed to cut a wide variety of materials with minimal subsurface damage. Its low speed makes it possible to cut fragile materials that would otherwise fracture as well as soft materials that would load the diamond wheel on a higher speed saw. A variety of sample holders and accessories are available, providing a means for mounting any shape of sample, while multi-axis goniometer adaptability simplifies cutting oriented crystals.

Features:

  • Belt drive system eliminates gear breakage, common with less reliable fibre gear driven designs.
  • Coolant reservoir (water soluble and oil based coolants) is lowered and easily removed by opening an access door located on the front panel.
  • Both coarse and fine sample position adjustments for rapid and accurate sample positioning.
  • Automatic termination of the cutting process is controlled by an electromechanical downstop.
  • Cutting arm pivots on precision bearings, ensures accurate and repeatable sample positioning.
  • High torque 1/15 HP DC motor, sufficient power for difficult materials.
  • Automatic overload protection shuts down the motor if the blade binds while cutting.
  • A wide variety of sample holders and accessories are available.

Hard Bio-Specimens:

Cutting of hard bio-specimens such as small bones, teeth, implants, embedded samples, and other materials. This can be of particular use to many areas of biological research as well as dental and veterinary applications. Also utilised in Fish & Wildlife Management applications, such as otolith preparation, to thinly section and expose the core and all increments for ageing.

Operation:

Sample is mounted to a sample holder and attached to the arm. An appropriate load is applied by adjusting the counterbalancing weight, and the automatic stop switch is set to define the end of the cut. The sample is positioned in any starting position relative to the diamond blade and then a micrometer is used for precise sample positioning. With the diamond blade rotating slowly and coolant in the reservoir, the arm is gently lowered until the sample touches the diamond blade. Cutting will continue until the automatic cutoff switch is triggered.

Cutting Blades:

Designed to cut with diamond, cBN and abrasive blades. Diamond blades are used for most applications while cBN blades are primarily used for cutting ferrous based materials. Abrasive blades (Al2O3, SiC) can be used for cutting both ferrous and nonferrous materials and have also been used for dry cutting of superconductor materials. 

Specifications:

  • Dimensions: 33cm L x 33cm W x 23cm H
  • Universal Power: 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
  • Speed: 50-300 RPM
  • Blade Sizes: 3" or 4", with a 0.5" arbor
  • Maximum Cut Depth: 1.25"
  • ETL and CE certified

ORDERING: The PELCO Precision Low Speed Saw is shipped with one each of the ETP75001 Single-axis Goniometer, the ETP75003 Double-clamp Sample Holder, and a 25.4mm x 76.2mm aluminium sample mount. This kit is sufficient for mounting and cutting most sample types. Please note, the saw does not ship with a blade. Please specify a blade when requesting a quote.

Updated: 13-04-2024
Code Pack Size Availability* Price (ex GST)
ETP75000 Each 5 weeks P.O.R.

* Availability Explanation

X weeks – the estimated lead time, based on the average time taken previously to fill orders from this particular supplier. Lead times are from when we receive your order until when we fill your order. For delivery times, please see shipping information below.

In Stock – Plenty of stock on the shelf, ready to ship.

No ETA – our supplier has advised they cannot provide an accurate ETA. Generally there is some issue with supply, and it may be more than 6 months.

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SHIPPING INFORMATION

Shipping and Handling charges are $20 for Australian orders; free for orders over $200. 

In-stock items are generally sent same day. Orders are shipped shipped from Townsville, Queensland. Our couriers pick up from 2:30pm, so please place your order in plenty of time for processing and packing if you would like it sent same day. When items are not in stock, your order may be part-shipped. Items on back-order will be sent as soon as they become available.

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Order Value Shipping and Handling charges
Greater than $200 - (exceptionally heavy or Dangerous Goods excluded). Free
Less than $200 $20
Express shipping $30

Delivery times:

Check your email for tracking details provided at time of shipping for updates of your parcel. We cannot guarantee delivery times, as this is outside of our control. The following are the delivery estimates as given by our couriers. 

Regular shipping
Queensland   1-3 business days 
Sydney   2-5 business days 

Melbourne, Adelaide, Hobart or Canberra 

 3-10 business days 

WA, NT and non-metro areas

 4-10 business days 
Express shipping
Australia wide   1-2 business days

Urgent Orders:

Please request "Express" if you would like us to upgrade your shipment to express delivery. Providing your order fits in a satchel and/or is under 1kg in weight, we will ship your order either DHL, TNT or Express Post. Larger or heavy orders need a quotation for additional freight costs.

Dangerous goods:

See the table on the page for DG shipment costs by road. Please specify when ordering if you require air service (this can be prohibitively expensive). Please request a quotation. We will charge at cost.
 

Shipping to New Zealand Destinations

Orders are now shipped 'receipted delivery'.

Charges:

Order Value Shipping and Handling charges
Greater than $200 - (exceptionally heavy or Dangerous Goods excluded). Free
Less than $200 $26 Minimum Charge

Heavy items (e.g. benchroll or large quantities of microscope slides) may require an additional freight charge - please ask for a quote.

DANGEROUS GOODS shipped to New Zealand: Dangerous goods will be air-freighted and the freight charge billed at cost. Typically, this will be about AUD $600AUD to New Zealand (Up to 2kg).

Delivery times: by air with signature on delivery, depending on courier, delivery can take 3-14 working days. Customs delays are unpredictable and can extend the delivery. Due to COVID19 delivery times have been extended through the couriers and are out of our control.

Shipping to Rest of World Destinations

Contact us for a quote for shipping. 

Delivery times: by air with signature on delivery, depending on courier, delivery can be 7-21 working days. Customs delays are unpredictable and can extend the delivery time. Due to COVID19 delivery times have been extended through the couriers and are out of our control.

DANGEROUS GOODS shipped outside Australia: Not available

GUARANTEE

All products are guaranteed as advertised. Defective products should be returned to us for replacement or credit. Please contact us prior to returning goods. 

We endeavour to provide accurate descriptions, illustrations, prices and stock availability, but errors and omissions are possible. All quotations are E&OE (Errors and Omissions Excepted) 

LIABILITY

All products are intended for laboratory applications only and the user assumes all responsibility involved in use and handling. We accept no liability for loss or damage resulting from the use or abuse of our products. 

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