Equipment and consumables charges

Please note: The fees and charges listed here are subject to change without notice.

 

CAM Equipment charges (PDF 30KB)

Equipment charges - ANU users

Technique Equipment Charge rate User operation
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
After hours 
5:00 pm- 9:00 pm
After hours 
9:00 pm- 7:00 am
Staff operation
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Scanning Electron Microscopy Hitachi S-4300 SE/N FESEM Per hour $40.00 $10.00 $10.00 $140.00
Zeiss UltraPlus FESEM Per hour $40.00 $10.00 $10.00 $140.00
JEOL 6400 Per hour $40.00 $10.00 $10.00 $140.00
Cryo SEM Per hour $60.00 N/A N/A $160.00
FEI QEMSCAN Per hour* $30.00 $10.00 $10.00 **
Transmission Electron Microscopy Hitachi H-7100FA Per hour $40.00 $10.00 $10.00 $140.00
Cryo TEM - Hitachi H-7100FA Per hour Please contact CAM for information.
Philips CM300 Per hour $40.00 $10.00 $10.00 $140.00
Cryo TEM - Philips CM300 Per hour $45.00 N/A N/A $145.00
JEOL 2100F FEGTEM Per hour $40.00 $10.00 $10.00 $140.00
Light Microscopy Basic Per hour $7.00 $7.00 $7.00 $107.00
Zeiss 780 Confocal Per hour $40.00 $10.00 $10.00 $140.00
Biological Specimen Preparation Fixation/Embedding Batch (1-6) - - - $40.00
Microtomy (K,L,M) Per hour $5.00 $5.00 $5.00 $40.00
Microtomy (N) Per hour $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $40.00
High pressure freezer Per hour - - - $40.00
Physical Specimen Preparation Low speed saw Per hour $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $40.00
Dimple grinder Per hour $5.00 $5.00 $5.00 $40.00
MetPrep 3 polisher Per hour $15.00 $15.00 $15.00 $45.00
Training (outside CAM) Per hour - - - $20.00
Other Film Per plate $6.00 $6.00 $6.00 $6.00
Coating: Au, Pt, Au/Pd, C Per batch (1-6) $5.00 $5.00 $5.00

$5.00

*QEMSCAN use capped at $400.00 per 24 hours
**Please contact CAM regarding fees for staff operation.

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CAM Equipment charges (PDF 30KB)

Equipment charges - External users

9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday,
except public holidays
Other Teaching Institutions Government Institutions Commercial
Technique Equipment Charge rate User operation Staff operation User operation Staff operation User operation Staff operation
Scanning Electron Microscopy Hitachi S-4300 SE/N FESEM P/hr $50.00 $150.00 $80.00 $180.00 $150.00 $250.00
Zeiss UltraPlus FESEM P/hr $50.00 $150.00 $80.00 $180.00 $150.00 $250.00
JEOL 6400 P/hr $50.00 $150.00 $80.00 $180.00 $150.00 $250.00
Cryo SEM P/hr $65.00 $165.00 $95.00 $195.00 $175.00 $275.00
Transmission Electron Microscopy Hitachi H-7100FA P/hr $50.00 $150.00 $80.00 $180.00 $150.00 $250.00
Cryo TEM -
Hitachi H-7100FA
P/hr Please contact CAM for information.
Philips CM300 P/hr $50.00 $150.00 $80.00 $180.00 $150.00 $250.00
Cryo TEM -
Philips CM300
P/hr $55.00 $155.00 $85.00 $185.00 $155.00 $255.00
JEOL 2100F FEGTEM P/hr $50.00 $150.00 $80.00 $180.00 $150.00 $250.00
Light Microscopy Basic P/hr $10.00 $110.00 $15.00 $115.00 $25.00 $125.00
Zeiss 780 Confocal P/hr $50.00 $150.00 $80.00 $180.00 $150.00 $250.00
Biological Specimen Preparation Fixation/Embedding Batch
(1-6)
- $50.00 - $80.00 - $120.00
Microtomy (K,L,M) P/hr $5.00 $50.00 $15.00 $80.00 $25.00 $120.00
Microtomy (N)

P/hr

$10.00 $50.00 $20.00 $80.00 $40.00 $120.00
High pressure freezer P/hr - $50.00 - $80.00 - $140.00
Physical Specimen Preparation Low speed saw P/hr - - - - - -
Dimple grinder P/hr - - - - - -
MetPrep3 polisher P/hr - - - - - -
Training (outside CAM) Per hour - $20.00 - $20.00 - $20.00
Other Film Per plate $6.00 $6.00 $6.00 $6.00 $8.00 $8.00
Coating: Au, Pt, Au/Pd, C Batch
(1-6)
$5.00 $5.00 $5.00 $5.00 $5.00 $5.00

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Consumables prices (PDF 80KB)

Consumables prices

Item Quantity Price
Slotted Cu Grids 10 $3.00
50 Mesh Cu Grids 10 $2.50
100 Mesh Cu Grids 10 $2.50
150 Mesh Cu Grids 10 $2.50
200 Mesh Cu Grids 10 $2.50
300 Mesh Cu Grids 10 $2.50
Formvar coated Grids 10 $5.00
Holey Carbon Grids 200 Mesh 1 $8.00
Holey Carbon Grids 400 Mesh 1 $8.00
Lacey Carbon Grids 200 Mesh 1 $8.00
Lacey Carbon Grids 400 Mesh 1 $8.00
Grid storage Box 1 $20.00
Spurr's  Resin 5ml $3.00
Epon Resin 5ml $5.00
LR white Resin 10ml $7.00
Primary fixatives 5ml $5.00
Osmium Tetroxide 1.5ml $3.00
Uranyl Acetate 1.5ml $2.00
PFA 16% 2ml $7.00
Propidium Oxide 5ml $4.00
Tweezer Self Closing 1 $60.00
Tweezers Style 7 1 $60.00
Tweezers Style 5/45 1 $40.00
Tweezers Style 5 pointed 1 $10.00
Tweezers Style 5 pointed, curved 1 $15.00
Tweezers Style 3C pointed 1 $10.00
Operating Scissors Straight 1 $10.00
Glass Strip (Microtomy knives) 1 $8.00
Beem Capsule 1 $2.00
Gelatine Capsules 10 $1.00
Immunogold labelling 1 - 5 $15.00
Colloidal silica 100ml $5.00
1µm diamond solution 50ml $14.00
3µm diamond solution 50ml $18.00
6µm diamond solution 50ml $22.00
Green lube 50ml $1.75

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Updated:  18 November 2017/Responsible Officer:  Director CAM/Page Contact:  CAM Web Admin