Hacker Instruments & Industries - Bright Model 5040
by Hacker Instruments & Industries

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Easy to use rotary, retracting microtome with a wide range of options. The 5040 microtome series is suitable for routine pathology, teaching laboratories and research. Other applications include materials research and food science. The rigid design is well suited for cutting hard specimens such as undecalicified bone and acrylic resins. Available in motorized and manual versions, 5040's strong, rigid and virtually maintenance free design will give years of reliable service.

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  • Sliding Microtome 
  • Extremely user friendly, the H/I Sliding Microtome requires minimal operator skills. 
  • Cuts a wide range of materials, from industrial plastics and soft metals to biological tissues - calcified and non-calcified. 
  • Uses any profile knife, including disposables in a suitable holder. 
  • Fully orientable clamp can be used directly on sample or to secure ancillary stages.

Additional Specifications

  • Overall Length: 500mm 
  • Overall Height: 300mm 
  • Overall Width: 300mm Width (excl.handwheel): 190mm 
  • Weights: 17kg (manual) 25kg (motorized)

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