MT-315 Rotary Microtome is ideal for most routine histology, biological and industrial applications. In order to ensure top quality performance and precision in the preparation of microtome sections the MT-315 features key component parts from Japan, and due to this high precision and stability you can ensures exact reproducible section quality in wax and plastic embedded sections.

This is a complete kit include all important accessories.



  • A high precision specimen feed
  • A universal cassette clamp and standard specimen clamp
  • The dual fail-safe control system ensures safe and reliable use for changing the blade or tissue block.
  • The special blade holder, conveniently allows the use of a disposable blade for safer use.
  • This additionally helps the durability of the disposable blade.
  • Smoothly running handwheel which can be locked in any position or highest position
  • Spacious, integrated section waste tray


Technical Data:


Type of microtome :           Mechanical
Section thickness setting range:                      0 – 60 µm
Setting values : From     0 –   2 µm  in 0.5 µm increments
Form     2 – 10 µm  in 1.0 µm increments
Form   10 – 20 µm  in 2.0 µm increments
Form   20 – 60 µm in 5.0 µm increments
Horizontal specimen stroke: 28 mm
Vertical specimen stroke: 60 mm
Precision error: ± 5%
Sample orientation: 8° along the X-Y-axis, rotable 360°
Maximum section size: 50 × 45mm
Dimensions incl. tray(L/T/H): 300 x 570 x 270 mm(L x W x H)
Net weight: Approx. 34 kg



Complete with


Blade Carrier

Waste Tray

Trimming Handel

Tissue Cassettes



Blade Carrier for Blade Holder or Steel Knife

Blade Holder for Low Profile Blade

Blade Holder for High Profile Blade

Microtome Disposable Blade / Feather Blade N35/R35/S35

Leica Blade 818/819