PreciCut 1500 Petrographic Precision Cutter
A precision slitter is a preparation instrument and is designed for the precision cutting of geological samples. The compact design will cuts fragile and soft mineral materials that cannot be handled by standard high speed cutoff machines. Variable wheel rotation speeds range from 0 to 1000 rpm can be set to offer high quality and precise cutting. A variety of sample holders are available, offering versatile fixturing of standard and difficult samples.
The PreciCut 1500 is manufactured with precision drive system of 1/10 HP belt driven motor. The sample arm is pivoted and can be counter-balanced to give low loading conditions on the specimen. It features a 25mm micrometer movement that allows positioning of the sample with respect to the wheel. A convenient, Front-Loading, Lubricant Tray is easily accessible and has an external tray which can be set for 3 inch, 4 inch, 5 inch, or 6 inch wheels.