Sakura Finetek DRS-601 Staining System

Sakura Finetek DRS-601 Staining System

  • Place up to 16 programs in memory
  • Identifies solutions by name and concentration
  • Internal wiring and a longer lasting heating element
  • Removable trays

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The Sakura Tissue-Tek® DRS 601 Slide Stainer is designed for time-saving and economical operation. The versatile Sakura slide stainer can also accommodate a wide variety of staining applications. Operating with a user-friendly microprocessor, the DRS 601 system allows the user to facilitate up to 16 different programs to easily identify solutions by name and concentration. The special tab feature facilitates identification of reagents.

Staining up to 60 slides per cycle, the Sakura DRS 601 stainer has a compact design that maximizes space, while plastic staining reservoirs eliminate breakage. Removable trays provide rapid changing of solutions, and tray exchange permits different staining procedures. The basket design also reduces cross-contamination and carry-over.

The flexible Sakura Tissue-Tek® DRS 601 Slide Stainer is also coverslipper compatible, with the stain and coverslip using the same basket as the Sakura TissueTek Film Coverslipper. Other features of the Sakura DRS 601 Slide Stainer include a quality control program and reagent usage monitoring.

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Sakura Finetek DRS-601 Staining System Specifications

Number of Staining Posts19 staining, 2 wash
Staining Posts Volume650 ml
FunctionCytology, histology
Power Usage100W
Staining PostOpen system
Slide Carrier Fume EvacuationYes
Staining Post CleaningMild detergent
Slide Carrier Capacity60
Yield/hrProcedure dependent
Programmable CyclesYes
Number of Programs16
Cycle Time1 sec - 99 min
Cycle AgitationYes
Manual Cycle StopYes
Alarm SignalsAudible, visual
Substitution (Slider Carriers)Yes
Waste Disposal1 hose connection
Dimensions of Display (H x W x D)60 x 117 x 67 (cm)
Weight83 kg (183 lb)
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