Sakura Glas g2 6500 Coverslipper

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Sakura Glas g2 6500 Coverslipper

The Sakura Glas g2 6500 Coverslipper represents the next generation of traditional glass slide preparation. Delivering up to 420 slides/hour, the coverslipper provides optimal performance while it’s smart, simple design makes it easy to operate.

The Sakura Glas g2 6500 Coverslipper has different dispense volumes of mounting medium and coverslipping speeds that can be programmed according to different tissue thicknesses and can be adjusted in real time. The Tissue-Tek Glas g2 6500 coverslipper has an activated carbon filter that minimizes hazardous fumes.

Features include:

Continuous loading

Load capacity is 3 baskets into the load station

Up to 400 slides/hour throughput

Unloading station that accommodates 12 slide baskets (240 slides)

Mounting medium – toluene-based

Low mounting medium alert

Slide gripper that accommodates slides with paper labels

Programmable drying time

Independent operation and loading when linked to the Prisma Stainer

Up to 9 programs to accommodate 8 different sizes of glass coverslips

2 drying fans on top and bottom of slides

User interface: 4 lines (20 characters each), 2 LED’s

LIS connectivity: Optional barcode reader (6508)

Operating temperature: 10 to 40 degrees C (50 to 104 degrees F)

Coverglass reusable holders: 40, 50, 55, or 60 mm

Compatible solvents that can be used are Xylene, D-Limonene-based substitutes, and Aliphatic-Hydrocarbon-based substitutes. Compatible Mounting Mediums that can be used are Xylene-based, D-Limonene-based, and Aliphatic-Hydrocarbon-based. For best results, Tissue-Tek® Glas™ Mounting Medium, product code 6419 (500 mL) is highly recommended.

Using the optional Tissue-Tek Glas g2 Link System 6168 you can achieve automation of all tissue operations from staining with the Prisma Automated Slide Stainer 6130 to coverslipping.

Acceptable dimensions for Cover Glass:

Slide size: 1 x 3 ” (25 x 75 mm)

Thickness: 0.9 to 1.2 mm

Dimensions of coverglass:

24 (width) x 40, 50, 55, 60 (length) mm

25 (width) x 40, 50, 55, 60 (length) mm. If 25 mm wide cover glasses are used, the system may have to be readjusted.

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Additional information

Weight 242 lbs
Dimensions 29.5 × 24 × 29.5 in





Glas g2 6500

Dimensions (W x D x H)

29.5"w x 24.4"d x 29.5"h (750 x 620 x 750 mm)


242 lbs (110 kg)