Automated microtome YR415-1

Manufacturer: Kalstein



The Automated Microtome YR415-1 combines aerodynamic design with stable, reliable performance. It offers advanced features that make it indispensable in histology laboratories and industrial sectors. Equipped with an intelligent feeding system, it allows quick switching between manual and automated sectioning modes to suit diverse cutting needs. The ability to adjust automatic slicing speed ensures precise results, while the digital screen facilitates monitoring of slice thickness and other settings. With comprehensive safety features including emergency brakes and overload protection, the YR415-1 prioritizes operator safety and sample integrity.

Market Price

The Automated Microtome YR415-1 typically ranges between $12,000 and $15,000 USD. Prices vary based on factors like geographical location, shipping costs, and possible installation fees. For a precise quote, we recommend using our Kalstein Plus platform. Take advantage of this opportunity to acquire an advanced tool that significantly optimizes sectioning processes in your laboratory.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the minimum and maximum cutting thickness achievable with the YR415-1? The YR415-1 can cut from 0.25 Ī¼m to 100 Ī¼m, offering flexibility for various research and diagnostic applications.
  • Is adjusting the feed rate during automated sectioning complicated? No, the YR415-1 allows precise adjustments of feed rate between 1500 Ī¼m/s and 3500 Ī¼m/s, adapting to different types of samples and cutting conditions.
  • How is maintenance and cleaning of the microtome performed? The YR415-1 is designed for easy maintenance with a large-volume waste tray that is easily removable and components accessible for regular cleaning.

Advantages and Disadvantages


  • Advanced control system allowing both manual and automated sectioning modes.
  • High precision and repeatability in cuts, ensuring consistent results.
  • Ergonomic, safe design with features like safety brakes and overload protection.


  • May require an initial learning period to fully utilize all advanced functions.
  • Initial cost may be high for laboratories with limited budgets.

Product Use in the Field

The Automated Microtome YR415-1 is essential in histology laboratories and industrial sectors for precise, efficient cutting of a wide range of biological samples and industrial materials. Its ability to adjust cutting thickness and feed rate makes it versatile for applications ranging from scientific research to quality control in production.


To maximize the YR415-1 Microtome’s performance, follow maintenance guidelines provided in the user manual. Proper adjustment of cutting parameters and keeping the waste tray clean will ensure optimal results and prolong the equipment’s lifespan. Take advantage of the YR415-1’s advanced capabilities to enhance your laboratory efficiency and stay ahead in sectioning techniques.

Don’t miss the opportunity to optimize your laboratory with the Automated Microtome YR415-1. Request a quote today through Kalstein Plus and discover how this advanced equipment can transform your research and diagnostic processes. Click here to generate your automatic quote and elevate your laboratory efficiency to the next level.

Technical Specifications

Model YR415-1
Type Rotary
Mode of use Automatic
Maximum Specimen Size 70 x 70 mm
Minimum Setting of Sectioning Thickness 0.25Ī¼m
Horizontal Feed 28mm
Vertical Specimen Stroke 70mm
Specimen Holder Rotation At any angle within 360 degrees
Movement Range of the Base of Blade

Holder Base

0-60mm (front to back)
Movement Range of the Blade Press plate 0-23mm
Specimen Clamp Rotation At any angle within 360 degrees
Specimen Orientation XY ā€“ 8Ā°
Maximum Specimen Size 70Ɨ70mm
Feed speed adjust 1500Ī¼m/s ~ 3500Ī¼m/s
Precision Error Ā±1%
Working Voltage AC 220VĀ±10% 50Hz (standard model); AC110VĀ±10% 60Hz
Power 150W
Dimensions 580Ɨ 475Ɨ 340 mm (WƗDƗH)
Net Weight 41kg

Additional information

Weight 60 kg
Dimensions 68 × 57 × 47 cm

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