Manual rotary microtome, large

This microtome has been designed for effortless manual sectioning using a counterbalanced, exceptionally smooth-running hand-wheel. Storage space on top of the instrument housing provides room for sectioning tools and accessories. This microtome features a low-maintenance micrometer feed system. The vertical cross-roller guides are backlash and maintenance free. A horizontal specimen feed via a precision cylinder guide system.FeaturesStreamlined ABS body for easy cleaningTrimming button for easy switching between trimming and cutting modeSpecimen retraction function protects specimen from blade damageSpecimen feeding system uses the latest technology making specimen advance more preciseEasily lubricated and maintainedSmooth blade movement and rotation of hand wheelDisposable blade can move horizontally to avoid danger of contact with the bladeWaste tray collects sectioning ...

This microtome has been designed for effortless manual sectioning using a counterbalanced, exceptionally smooth-running hand-wheel. Storage space on top of the instrument housing provides room for sectioning tools and accessories. This microtome features a low-maintenance micrometer feed system. The vertical cross-roller guides are backlash and maintenance free. A horizontal specimen feed via a precision cylinder guide system.

Features

  • Streamlined ABS body for easy cleaning
  • Trimming button for easy switching between trimming and cutting mode
  • Specimen retraction function protects specimen from blade damage
  • Specimen feeding system uses the latest technology making specimen advance more precise
  • Easily lubricated and maintained
  • Smooth blade movement and rotation of hand wheel
  • Disposable blade can move horizontally to avoid danger of contact with the blade
  • Waste tray collects sectioning debris, easily removable for cleaning
  • Adjustable specimen clamp base for quick exchange of cassette clamp and pincers clamp
  • Specimen orientation on X/Y axes 8 deg.
  • The large 70mm vertical stroke allows sectioning of super mega cassettes and also supports safer specimen changing due to the greater distance to the knife edge.
  • Efficient trimming function - by activating the mechanical trimming function, the specimen advances towards the knife in a predefined step of 30ìm, which provides an efficient method of trimming specimen blocks.
  • Specimen retraction prolongs the life of the cutting surface, facilitates consistent sectioning and eliminates the build-up of debris on the back of the knife or blade.
  • Coarse adjustment - positioned closer to the user for ease of use.
  • Cassette clamp and C clamp are optional

UM-MM245 manual microtome has chucks for both, wax blocks and histology cassettes. The trimming function has two different thicknesses allowing for one thick and one thin section - 10um and 30um.

Specifications

  • Section thickness range: 1~60um
  • Section thickness setting:
    • 1~10um, in 1um increment
    • 10~20um, in 2um increments
    • 20~60um, in 5um increments
  • Trimming thickness: 10um and 30um
  • Specimen retraction distance: about 60um
  • Vertical specimen stroke: 70mm
  • Horizontal specimen stroke: 25mm
  • Max specimen size with cassette clamp (HxW): 40mmx28mm
  • Max specimen size with C clamp (HxW): 55mmx40mm
  • Specimen position: horizontally 8 deg. , vertically 8 deg.

Available with modern upright blade holder, or
or old type holder and to take TC knives

  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 560 x 470 x 320mm
  • Weight: 35kg
  • ISO 13485 - Medical Devices, Quality Management Systems
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