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Metallographic Microscopy Accessories

PELCO® Metal Slides

PELCO® Black
Metal Slides
Metallographic Sample Leveling Press
Sample Leveling
Press
PELCO<sup>®</sup> Plast Support Putty
PELCO® Plast Support Putty
PELCO® Optical Lens Tissue
PELCO® Optical Lens Tissue


PELCO Metal Slides

PELCO® Black Metal Slides

Black metal slides for metallographic mount support. These matt black anodized aluminum metal support slides are ideal to support metallographic samples , cross sections and mounts for reflective light microscopy. Use PELCO® Plast Support Putty (Product No. 813-530) between sample and slide and Sample Leveling Press (shown below) to level the sample. Size is 3" x 1" x 1/16" (76.2 x 25.4 x 1.6mm), sold in packs of 5.

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
813-535 PELCO® Black Metal Slides 5 pkg $32.50
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Metallographic Sample Leveling Press

Metallographic Sample Leveling Press

The metallographic sample leveling press is used to level sample on the metal slides. Use PELCO® Plast Support Putty (shown below) between metal slide and back of the sample; use PELCO® Optical Lens Tissue (Product No. 806) between leveling press and sample surface to avoid damaging sample surface.

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
813-540 Metallographic Sample Leveling Press each $280.00
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PELCO<sup>®</sup> Plast Support Putty PELCO<sup>®</sup> Plast Support Putty

PELCO® Plast Support Putty

Plastic molding putty (similar to plasticene) for positioning and leveling awkwardly shaped samples for microscopy. Easy to shape, acrylic base material stays elastic and does not harden, odorless, easy to remove and reusable. Deep blue color gives good contrast with microscope and most specimens.

Applications are:

  • Positioning putty for awkwardly shaped objects
  • Leveling putty for polished metallographic mounts or samples for reflected light microscopy
  • Positioning support for embedding
  • Molding material

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
813-530 PELCO® Plast Support Putty for Microscopy, Blue, 1/4 lb 4 pkg $8.15
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lens tissue

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PELCO® Optical Lens Tissue

Fully comparable to Ross optical lens tissue

The PELCO® Optical Lens Tissue is a high quality optical lens tissue for lenses, optical instruments, electron microscopy and similar applications. PELCO® Optical Lens Tissue is fully lab tested and is comparable to the Ross lens tissue paper in regards to structure, softness, properties and cleaning capabilities. It is a direct replacement for Ross lens tissue and fully compatible for all applications. The tissue is made of 100% new stock, free of minerals and vegetable filler. This lens tissue does not lint or scratch and will not disintegrate under vigorous manipulation and is acid-free with excellent wicking properties.

High quality optical lens tissue for applications such as:

  • Cleaning microscopes, electron microscope parts, optical components, lenses and delicate instruments
  • Wet or dry cleaning
  • Displays
  • Wrapping and protecting optical components and delicate parts
  • Skimming liquid surfaces

The size of the PELCO® Optical Lens Tissue is 114 x 127mm (4-1/2" x 5") and is available in a box/1000 sheets or in a pack with 6 booklets of 50 sheets each.

Prod # Description Unit Qty Price Order / Quote
806 PELCO® Optical Lens Tissue, 114x127mm, box of 1000 sheets 1 box 1-9 $24.95
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10+ 23.65
806-1 PELCO® Optical Lens Tissue, 114x127mm, booklets of 50 sheets pkg/6 booklets 1-9 9.90
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10+ 9.24