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RET-5 Rectal Probe for Small Animals

Product Features

  • Accuracy of ±0.1°C
  • Flexible design for comfort
  • Core body temperature of neonatal mice

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Price: $90
 
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Specifications

Sensor Tip Diameter Outside dia. nominal 0.024'' (max. at tip 0.03'')
Accuracy ±0.1°C in the physiological range
Time Constant: 0.12 seconds
Time Constant: 80°C
Minimum Temperature 0°C
Lead Length 5 feet
Sterilization Protocol Gas ETO, Gluteraldehyde, Isoprophyl Alcohol

The RET-5 Rectal Probe for very small animals (neonatal mice). Flexible polyurethane sheath with smooth rounded tip.

36'' long (can be made longer), 0 .024'' diameter, max at tip 0.03''.

Time constant 0.12 seconds.

Time Constant is defined as the time required to reach 63% of final temperature in liquid. An accurate reading is obtained when the reading stops changing, typically 5-10 time constants.

Maximum Temperature refers to intermittent use of probe. When probe is used for continuous measurements, maximum temperature should be reduced by 25% unless specified.

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