Histo-Tek® SL Slide Stainer


Introducing Histo-Tek® SL, an automated slide stainer that offers a new level of convenience and standardization for low-volume labs.

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The Histo-Tek® SL Slide Stainer standardizes the staining process to optimize quality while reducing errors.  The Histo-Tek® SL Slide Stainer allows for up to 15 programmable staining protocols with up to 35 steps.  The multi-directional robotic arm allows for either progressive or regressive staining protocols.  Throughput of up to 120 slides per hour is delivered by fully loading the 30 slide racks, ideally for low to medium volume laboratories.  It is a simple and intelligent instrument for unsurpassed productivity - slide after slide.  Additional relevant features include: built-in fume extraction to improve lab staff safety, special stain reservoirs to run H&E or special stains, and an easy exchange of protocols through USB to standardize protocols throughout the lab while using multiple units.  Its small footprint of 33 W x 31 D x 16 H inches fits on standard lab countertops.


Built-in fume extraction Improves lab staff safety
Special stain reservoirs Enables user to run H&E or special stains
User defined programming Allows standardization of staining with full control
Compact footprint Fits on standard lab counter tops


Throughput: Up to 120 slides per hour
Dimensions: W x D x H - 33 x 31 x 16 inches (81 x 79 x 41 cm)
Weight: 55 lbs (25 kg)
Number of reservoirs Start - 1 station
  Reagent - 22 reservoirs
  Wash - 2 stations
Capacity Reagent volume - 350 mL
  Staining protocols - 4 runs continuously loading and simultaneously runing
  Baskets - 30 slide basket
  Loading - Up to 30 slides per run

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