Leica CM1800 Cryostat

Leica CM1800 Cryostat

  • Ergonomic handwheel position
  • Temperature settings can be set from a range of 0 degrees C to -35 degrees C
  • Rapid specimen orientation
  • Universal knife holder
  • Spacious cryochamber

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The Leica CM1800 is a proven classic.  A refurbished CM 1800 from GMI provides excellent economy and functionality of cryostats costing twice as much.  The Leica CM 1800 is a classic!  It is ultra reliable, ergonomic.  This used CM 1800 is refurbished to specification.  It is a compact cryostat, designed to meet the demands of histology, pathology and dermatology laboratories – even in labs where available space is minimum. Equipped with its advanced microprocessor technology, this Leica cryostat ensures smooth operation. The system also features an easily readable display to view a motorized coarse feed, and enable rapid trimming and sectioning.

Up-to date microprocessor technology ensures easy operation. All function keys are protected against dirt and humidity by a plastic foil. A locking key prevents inadvertent changes of the programmed set temperature and defrost time.

Easily readable display. Automatic display of error conditions. All programmed parameters are protected in event of a mains power failure by a battery-backed memory

The ergonomically positioned handwheel of the Leica CM1800 is conveniently accessible. A safety lock is also installed to prevent inadvertent movements of the specimen head to safeguard user against injuries when changing the specimen or knife.

The CM1800 cryostat features an easy-to-use specimen orientation to produce top quality sections, even of critical samples such as skin in a minimum amount of time. Knife holders are also available for standard knives and for disposable blades, which are used where sectioning involves a high risk of infection. At the same time, the CM1800 cryochamber is spacious, giving the operator plenty of room to work and enough storage space.

The Leica CM1800 cryostat is manufactured in compliance with the UL, CSA, IEC, and VED standards. Up-to-date development, production and quality control procedures were certified under DIN EN ISO 9001 to ensure the highest quality and reliability.


Leica CM1800 Cryostat Specifications

Leica CM1800
Section Thickness Setting 1 to 60um
Maximum Specimen Size55mm
Horizontal Specimen Feed25mm
Vertical Specimen Stroke59mm
Trimmingvia motorized coarse feed
Motorized Coarse Feed2 speeds
Temperature Setting Range0 C to -35 C
Cooling Down Time to -35 C4h
Freezing Shelf Temperaturedown to -45 C
Dimensions (L x H x D)670 x 1165 x 695 mm
Weight (incl. microtome)125 kg
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