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Leica CM1950

The Premier cryostat for research facilities that deal with delicate specimens and are looking for maximum reproduceable quality cuts.


This models features include a dynamic specimen feed system, adjustable user comfort levels, and excellent safety standards.

  • Automatic and manual chamber defrost cycles
  • Manual quick freeze shelf defrost cycle
  • Ergonomic design with convenient foot rest
  • LED
  • Compact dimensions
  • Efficient service and maintenance concept



Width: 33 inches
Depth: 33 inches
Height: 48 inches
Weight (incl. microtome): 425 lbs
Temperature setting range: 0°C to -40°C
Maximum specimen size: 40 x 55 mm
Cutting speed: 0.1 mm/s to 170 mm/s
0.1 mm/s to 100 mm/s
Vmax: 210 mm/s
Section thickness setting 0.5 to 300 ?m
Maximum specimen size 40 mm x 55 mm
Horizontal specimen feed 25 mm
Vertical specimen stroke 59 mm
Specimen retraction 50 pm



  • Temperature setting range: 0 °C to -40 °C
  • Defrosting: programmable, 1automatic defrost cycle/24 h, duration:from 6 to 12 min;manual defrosting
  • Freezing shelf temperature: Approx. -45 °C at an ambient temperature of 22 °C

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