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Cryo Freezer Hats - Specimen Pin for Cryoultramicrotomy

cryo freezer hats

PELCO® Freezer Hats for High Pressure Freezing

Freezer Hats are used in such Cryo instruments as:

  • Balzers
  • Leica
  • Cressington
  • RMC

Planchet designs are roughly shown below in cross section. They are available in brass only. Depths of cavity in the planchets are 0.1, 0.2 and 0.3mm. Using the two planchets, one on the other, in various combinations, permit the cavity thicknesses as illustrated below.

planchet a Brass Planchet "A"
planchet b Brass Planchet "B"

freezer hat 1 freezer hat 2 freezer hat 3
0.1mm 0.2mm 0.3mm

freezer hat 4 freezer hat 5 freezer hat 6
0.4mm 0.5mm 0.6mm

ordering information
Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
39200 PELCO® Freezer Hats, Brass, Specimen Holders, 2 Chambers, Type A pkg/50 $246.50
39201 PELCO® Freezer Hats, Brass, Specimen Holders, 1 Chamber, Type B pkg/50 207.50

cryoultramicrotomy pin

Specimen Pin

for Cryoultramicrotomy

Aluminum specimen mount pin for mounting samples for cryoultramicrotomy in the Reichert FC4D/Ultracut E Low Temperature Sectioning System. Also for quick-freeze devices such as Gentleman-Jim and KF-80.

Prod # Description Unit Price Order / Quote
16948 Cryo Specimen Pins, Bullseye pkg/50 $104.00