Warm Stage specifications
Linkam warm stages are found in cell biology labs, hospitals and IVF clinics all over the world due to several key design features:
The warming plates are incredibly thin, as little as 0.5mm, so that short high resolution objective or condenser lenses can be used
A platinum resistor temperature sensor is used for higher accuracy and stability than the more commonly used thermocouple.
The low voltage power supply uses automatic feedback so that there are no temperature fluctuations when loading or removing the sample.
Heating rate of 10°C/min.
Sophisticated CAD designed bi-filar heating element that covers the entire surface of the stage to maintain uniform temperature distribution.
The heating element is designed so that no heater current induced fields will influence the sample.
Stages are designed to fit into the microscope table enabling full access to the sample.
The WSC96 stage controllers are extremely simple and intuitive, simply set temperature then press heat.
All equipment is EMC emissions tested so that it can be safely used in hospital and IVF environments.