MICROTOMES

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PRICE (£)

5000 - 9999.99

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MANUFACTURER

Bright Instrument Company

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TYPE

Retracting

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SPECIMEN ORIENTAION

No

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Option

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Yes

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QUICK RELEASE FEATHER™ BLADE HOLDER

No

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Option

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Yes

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QUICK RELEASE CASSETTE

Option

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MEGA CASSETTE COMPATIBLE

Yes

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A range of microtomes with optional specimen orientation, quick release Feather™ blade holder, quick release cassette and mega cassette compatible from Bright Instrument Company.

02/04/2017

Bright Instrument microtomes from Wolflabs

Product Update

Introduction
Bright Instruments 8000 microtome from Wolflabs. The Bright 8000 retracting base sledge microtome offers the ultimate in versatility combined with strength, accuracy, reliability and, not least, safety. Designed to fully meet the needs of the routine histology laboratory, the 8000 will also meet the more demanding requirements of the specialised unit where it’s versatility and wide range of accessories will guarantee that it becomes the first choice of the professional base sledge user.

Features and benefits
- Easy to use base sledge retracting microtome complete with standard vice
- Sturdy cast iron construction
- 60µm retraction on the return stroke prevents possible specimen damage
- Angled and slewable knife holder for greater versatility
- Accepts a range of knives and disposable blades
- A wide range of quick release holders available
- Safety features include knife guards and low positioned operating handle
- Orientation available - using a ±8º tilt adapter
- Range of stages available
- Standard accessories include: - knife cleaning brush, set of four Allen keys, microtome oil, operating manual

Product Category: Microtomes

Manufacturer: Bright Instrument Company

10/01/2017

Bright Instrument microtomes from Wolflabs

Product Update

Introduction
Bright Instruments 5040 microtomes from Wolflabs. The popular 5040 microtome is of rotary retracting, self-lubricating design and has a heavy cast alloy base and cutting arm. Its robust construction makes it accurate and incredibly reliable. The use of fixed beryllium hinges means that all lateral motion is controlled and allows no slop or play that can be experienced in other, lesser designs which can result in ‘chatter’ and ‘thick and thinning’. It’s pawl and ratchet wheel and head-advance design ensures absolute calibration for section thickness accuracy and repeatability.

Features and benefits
- Easy to use rotary retracting microtome with a wide range of options
- Choice of advance/rewind handle positions
- Motor drive with zone control is available - power is simply, yet precisely controlled
- Hard wearing construction and almost maintenance free
- Standard knife holder accepts most conventional knives and the Lever Release Feather Blade Holder or, alternatively, the Quick Release Feather Blade Holder can be fitted
- Standard vice clamp or quick release cassette holder
- Specimen feed indicator
- Safety features include fitted knife guards and locking handwheel
- Cover and debris shields to prevent section debris entering mechanism
- Debris tray with holder for brushes and forceps

Product Category: Microtomes

Manufacturer: Bright Instrument Company

28/08/2016

Bright Instrument microtomes from Wolflabs

Product Update

Introduction
Bright Instrument M3500 microtomes from Wolflabs. The M3500 has been introduced by Bright Instruments to make a flatcutting radial action wax microtome available to histologists at a realistic price. Its well-proven cutting action has been available in Bright cryostats for many years and section quality has proved to be of the highest. Its design incorporates specific features to enable the user to cut sections quickly, easily, safely and comfortably.

Features and benefits
- Flat-cutting radial action for superb results
- Automatic retraction on return stroke
- Motorised advance rewind with dual controls (left and right hand)
- Section counter as standard
- Motor drive
- Accepts a wide range of knives and disposable blade holders
- Unique lever release feather blade holder for easy and safe operation
- Height adjustable safety guards to fit different size knives and blades
- Large integral debris tray takes control of waste
- Innovative debris visor increases safety when a blade or knife is loaded
- Can be used comfortably, positioned at 90º to the operator
- 10 position hand wheel lock for safety and convenience
- Quick release cassette holder as standard
- Specimen orientation available
- Advance/rewind stepping motor drive can be stalled without damage
- Lateral blade holder movement ensures full use of disposable blade

Product Category: Microtomes

Manufacturer: Bright Instrument Company