Histo-Line TEC 3000 Histo Trimmer

TEC 3000 Histo Trimmer is a practical unit designed to remove excess paraffin from biocassettes after the embedding procedure.

Histo-Line TEC 3000 Histo Trimmer

TEC 3000 Histo Trimmer is a practical unit designed to remove excess paraffin from biocassettes after the embedding procedure.


The TEC 3000 Histo Trimmer is a practical tool designed to remove excess paraffin from biocassettes after the inclusion of the sample. Just rub the edges of the cassette on the heated surface to obtain a block free of burrs and ready to be inserted into the clamp of the microtome. The temperature can be set from ambient up to 99 ° C and monitored by means of the control panel.

The heated and removable tray, allows the recovery of molten paraffin and let the operator easy cleaning it.

Through the buttons the operator can set the temperature to your liking in increments of 1 °C.

Technical specifications

  • Electrical data
    • Certification: CE, IVD
    • Protection class: I
    • Fuses type Fst: 5A(2)
    • Pollution class: 2
    • Over-voltage Category II Installation
    • Power supply: 220V ~ 50Hz and 110V ~ 60Hz
    • Maximum power draw: 200 V/A
  • Control features and functionality
    • Working temperature: 30° ~ 90°C increments of 1°C
  • Dimensions and weight
    • Width: 220 mm
    • Height: 170 mm
    • Depth: 160 mm
    • Weight: 2,5 kg
  • Instrument equipment
    • Power cable
    • Manual instructions