Accu-Edge® Disposable Microtome Blades

Histotechnologists insist on Accu-Edge Disposable Microtome Blades because they can count on them year after year, blade after blade, section after section.  When precision, consistency and ultra

The most popular and trusted blades in pathology

Accu-Edge® Disposable Microtome Blades are manufactured in a rigidly controlled environment using high quality stainless steel, state-of-the-art manufacturing technology, and special processes refined over the last 35 years, which has made Accu-Edge the market leader. 

Histotechnologists insist on Accu-Edge Disposable Microtome Blades because they can count on them year after year, blade after blade, section after section.  When precision, consistency and ultra sharpness matter, no other blade will do.

Accu-Edge Disposable Microtome Blades are designed for both high- and low-profile blade holders, accommodating most standard rotary microtomes. The Accu-Edge Blade allows you to obtain superior ribbons, virtually eliminating chattering, distortion or striation. The dust-free blade dispenser automatically positions new blades safely and precisely.

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Low Profile Blades

Tissue-Tek® Accu-Edge® Low Profile Blades, product code 4689
Tissue-Tek® Feather® A35 Durable Low Profile Blades, product code 4980
Tissue-Tek® Feather® Low Profile Blades, product code 7089

High Profile Blades

Tissue-Tek® Accu-Edge® High Profile Blades, product code 4685

Features

     Benefits

Consistent durability
  • Cuts more blocks per blade
Unique PTFE resin coating
  • Reduces friction when sectioning hard or dense tissues
Ultra-sharp blade edge
  • Uniform, consistent sectioning
Product names Tissue-Tek® Accu-Edge® Low Profile Blades
Tissue-Tek® Feather® A35 Durable Low Profile Blades
Tissue-Tek® Feather® Low Profile Blades
Tissue-Tek® Accu-Edge® High Profile Blades
Product codes 4689
4980
7089
4685
Application Microtomy and cryotomy
Blade height Low-Profile Blade, 8 mm
High-Profile Blade, 14 mm
Dimensions 0.254 (T) x 8 (H) x 80 (L) mm
0.254 (T) x 8 (H) x 80 (L) mm
0.24 (T) x 8 (H) x 80 (L) mm
0.31 (T) x 14 (H) x 75.7 (L) mm
Blade angle 35° 
35° 
22° 
35° 
Regulatory status IVD, FDA Class I
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