This knife is ideal for preparing sections for optical microscopes with a thickness of 0.2 to 5.0 μm. Compared to glass knives, it has the following advantages:
-Can produce sections without scratches or compression.
-Continuous sections can be prepared without changing the knife.
・ Thinner sections can be prepared.
-The blade has a very long durability.
-It is easy to handle without the need for preparations like when using a glass knife.
* The blade angle is only 45 °.