Ultramicrotome


Thin sections from 1 to 5 micrometers; ultrathin sections to about 50 nanometers.

Tables for the Zeiss Objectives can be found here.
A chart for immersion oil types can be found here.

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Primary ContactScott Robinson
ManufacturerLeica
Equipment ModelUltracut UCT
Features - Multi-illumination of the pyramid and knife edge
- Dual automatic advance system (stepping motor for 200-um specimen advance, stepping motor for 10-mm knife movement)
- Control unit with cutting speed control, memory for five combinations of the advance cutting speed settings
- Return speed and cutting window settings
Location B606E
Phone (217) 244-4473
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