Pithing Needle S.S. with abonite handle.
Most elegant and sturdy, latest in the range of Microtomes. Complete with counter balancing wheel, automatic feed mechanism and feed release. Light aluminum cover hinged at back, protects the internal mechanism. Heavy caste base plate fitted with heavy rubber pads to provide better grip. Smooth operation for uniform serial sectioning adjustable from 1 to 50 microns in steps of 1 micron. Feed mechanism is independent of other movements. Supplied complete with one knife, having back and handle in wooden box, 6 block holders, honing plate with abrasive powder, one bottle of lubricating oil and Rexine cover.
The motor stirrer having maximum speed up to 4000 r.p.m. Unit is clamped to C.P. rod fitted on a heavy cast iron base. The height and angle of the stirrer can be adjusted according to the requirement. Variable speed motor with 1/20 H.P. Regulator is fitted with S.S. stirrer rod to give smooth and noiseless operation.