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AFM-990 Precision Motorized Microtome
    AFM-990 Precision Motorized Microtome
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    • AFM-990 Precision Motorized Microtome

      SKU: AFM-990
      Product Code: rmc-afm-990
      Vendor: RMC
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    For Material Science Specimen Preparation

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

    Ideal for applications in
    Forensic Science
    Quality Control
    Materials Research


    • Prepare a flat sample face for surface probe or scanning microscopy or cut thin sections for transmission microscopy
    • Cuts a variety of materials for a wide range of industries, including automotive, aerospace, coatings, and microelectronics
    • Motorized knife stage, 28mm maximum travel
    • Separate controller for hands-off operation
    • Optional cryo-attachment permits sectioning from ambient temperature to -140C
    • Motorized cutting stroke may be used manually or programmed for automatic trim
    • Feed totalizer, selectable for either total feed in microns or total number of sections

    Retraction 50-60microns
    Section Thickness 0.25-30microns
    Automatic Trim Motorized, Programmable
    Maximum Feed Motorized Knife Stage, 28mm
    Section Counter Digital LED display of number of sections with reset button
    Feed Totalizer Digital LED display of feed in microns
    Stroke Motorized or manual, 15mm
    Cutting Speed Range 1-330mm/sec
    Max. Specimen Size 10mm
    Standard Microtome Package Type S Knife Holder for glass, diamond, and tungsten carbide knives.
    Stereomicroscope with illumination systems, mounted on fully adjustable microscope pod
    Specimen holders compatible with most commercial AFMs
    Specimen orientation mount (formerly arc segment mount) with universal holder for round or flat plastic embedded specimens
    Specimen backlight
    Foot pedal
    Optional Accessories CRT-900 for low temperature sample prep to -140C
    Glass knife maker
    Tungsten carbide knives
    Diamond knives
    Dimension H: 279mm x W: 273mm x L: 457mm
    H: 11” x W: 10.75” x L:18”
    Weight 32kg (70lbs.)