Cooling Stages
Objective Cooling
Fast Cooling & Heating
Sink Cooling
Coverslip Chambers
Temperature Controllers

Temperature Control > Cooling & Microscope Stages

Low-Profile Cooling & Heating plate, BTC-L

Can be used with: standard 35mm disposable Petri dishes, glass bottom dishes, and disposable slides and coverglasses. Can cool the sample down to -2C (or heat up to 150C). The cooling area is 40x80mm with 10mm aperture in the middle. The low profile of the stage allows easy access to your samples. Provided clamps will fix the sample in place. Can be placed on upright microscopes. Can be mounted on a microscope stage (specify dimensions of microscope stage cutout, 108mm diameter for Nikon for example). Requires sink cooling and a temperature controller. Click on image to enlarge.



120x160mm, 80x40mm cooling/heating area

Optical aperture:


Objective working distance, minimum:

0mm (for upright microscopes)/ 3mm (for inverted microscopes)


0.1C, built-in sensor

Heat Sink:

optional water cooling for low temperatures

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Required accessories: 1-channel or 2-channel temperature controller, sink cooling, microscope adapter.

Optional accessories: coverslip chambers.

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