Universal Mounting Frame

This flex­i­ble frame with exchange­able base plates is designed for the fix­a­tion of dif­fer­ent cell cul­ture ves­sels on scan­ning or mechan­i­cal stages on inverse micro­scopes.


  • Four exchange­able base plates for var­i­ous cell cul­ture ves­sels; fix­a­tion by the enclosed screws (fig.: base plate with open­ing Ø 29.0 mm)
  • Fur­ther base­plates for spe­cif­ic cul­ture ves­sels are avail­able on demand
  • Two smooth run­ning, move­able bridges with a vari­able clamp­ing range for an easy and quick fix­a­tion of the cell cul­ture ves­sel
  • Spring clips for a firm fit of the cell cul­ture ves­sel
  • For incu­ba­tion, the use in com­bi­na­tion with a large incu­ba­tor is rec­om­mend­ed
  • Local CO2  and O2  gassing with the suit­able com­po­nents


Material aluminium, black anodized
Clamping rangemax. 92.0 mm; min. 30.0 mm
Specimen sizecircular: max. Ø 92.0 mm
rectangular: max. length 101.0 mm
max. width 68.0 mm
Observation openingscircular: Ø 29.0 mm and Ø 46.0 mm;
rectangular: 50.0 x 24.9 and 59.0 x 25.8 mm
Dimensions (LxWxH) 160 x 110 x 10 mm
Weight 200 g


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  • Scanning or mechanical stages with a rectangular opening of 160 x 110 mm on inverse microscopes

The following insert plates for a variety of cell culture vessels are included:
Petri dishes "35",
Petri dishes "60"
Nunc™ Lab-Tek™ II
Chambered Coverglasses,
Imaging Chambers CG
Ibidi µ-Slides

Application Examples:

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