Compresstome® VF-210-0Z Vibrating Microtome (Tissue Slicer)

New Compresstome® VF-210-0Z Vibrating Microtome with Auto Zero-ZT™ technology for electrophysiology and organotypic culture applications, and for preparing precision-cut live slices.


This model  is an update of the VF-200-0Z with improved buffer tray and blade holder designs that make the instrument easier to use. Additionally, the control box is attached to the main body of the instrument, making it more portable.


Auto Zero-Z™ technology removes Z-axis deflection by calibration during the manufacturing process.

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Compresstome® VF-210-0Z Vibrating Microtome (Tissue Slicer) 75-1105 View Price
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Description
Details

The Compresstome® VF-210-0Z is a semi-automated vibrating microtome for sectioning fixed and live tissues, down to 10 µm precision. This model comes with Auto Zero-Z™ technology, which removes Z-axis deflection by calibration during the manufacturing process. This means you never have to calibrate the slicer, and there is no shearing of tissue surfaces during sectioning. Comes with one-year warranty. 

This model  is an update of the VF-200-0Z with improved buffer tray and blade holder designs that make the instrument easier to use. Additionally, the control box is attached to the main body of the instrument, making it more portable.

Applications

With our patented compression technology, this semi-automated slicer excels at sectioning slices used for:

  • Electrophysiology
  • Organotypic culture
  • Precision-cut live slices
  • Imaging
  • In situ hybrization
  • Electron microscopy

Features

  • Cuts tissue slice thicknesses  from 10 µm to 1000 µm, at 1 µm intervals
  • Produces healthy acute slices
  • Produces even, consistent slices
  • Auto Zero-Z patented technology
  • Eliminates chatter marks
  • Holds specimens up to 20 mm diameter
  • Removable buffer tray for easy cleaning
  • Easy to attach/remove blade holder
  • Superior durability and quality

Includes

  • 1 VF-210 vibrating microtome with oscillating head unit 
  • 1 removable blade holder (attached to main unit) 
  • 1 acetone bath for blade holder 
  • 1 small Allen wrench 
  • 2 specimen tubes 
  • 1 chilling block 
  • 1 embedding ring 
  • 1 buffer tray 
  • 1 control box 
  • 1 control box power supply cord 
  • 1 user manual

Includes: 1 VF-210-0Z vibrating microtome with oscillating head unit 1 removable blade holder (attached to main unit) 1 acetone bath for blade holder 1 small Allen wrench 2 specimen tubes with matching plungers 1 chilling block 1 buffer tray 1 power supply cord 1 user manual 1 machine cover"