Motorized Microtome MT-990


Universal, Heavy Duty Microtome for a Wide Variety of Applications in Histopathology and Materials Research

  • Motorized programmable automatic trim
  • Cuts paraffin, plastic and hard specimens
  • Motorized cutting stroke may also be used manually
  • Motorized knife stage, 28 mm maximum travel
  • Feed totalizer, selectable for either total feed in micrometers or total number of sections
  • Separate controller for hands-off operation
  • With a Motorized programmable automatic trim, the Microtome MT-990 cuts paraffin, plastic, and hard specimens.
  • Selectable cutting window
  • Optional cryoattachment permits sectioning from ambient tem- perature to -140°C

Designed for:
– Atomic Force Microscopy
– Scanning Probe Microscopy
– Scanning Electron Microscopy
– Optical Microscopy

Ideal for applications in:
– Forensic Science
– Quality Control
– Materials Research

Retraction 50-60 microns
Models Available 0.25-30 microns
Automatic Trim Motorized, Programmable
Maximum Feed Motorized Knife Stage, 28 mm
Section Counter Digital LED display of number of sections with reset button
Feed Totalizer Digital LED display of feed in microns
Stroke Motorized, 64 mm (40mm with cryo)
Cutting Speed Range 1-330 mm/sec
Max. Specimen Size 50×55 mm
Specimen Holders Quick release cassette clamp
Standard fixed jaw
Arc segment mount with universal holder for round or flat plastic embedded specimens
Knife Holders Type S for Glass, Diamond & Triangular
Tungsten Carbide
Standard Type N for conventional steel knives
Disposable (High or Low Profile) Type E
Accessories Binocular Microscope Accessory
Backlighting Accessory
Foot Pedal
Cryosectioning Accessory
Dimensions H: 279mm x W: 273mm x L: 457mm
H: 11” x W: 10.75” x L:18”
Weight 32kg (70lbs.)