Equipment and consumables charges

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CAM Equipment charges 2018 (PDF 25KB)

Equipment charges - ANU users

Technique Equipment Charge rate User operation
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
After hours
5:00 pm- 9:00 am
Staff operation
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Scanning Electron Microscopy Hitachi S-4300 SE/N FESEM Per hour $40.00 $20.00 $140.00
Zeiss UltraPlus FESEM Per hour $40.00 $20.00 $140.00
Cryo SEM Per hour $60.00 N/A $160.00
FEI QEMSCAN Per hour $30.00* $30.00* POA
Microprobe JEOL 8530F Plus Microprobe Per hour $50.00** $25.00** $150.00
Transmission Electron Microscopy Hitachi H-7100FA Per hour $40.00 $20.00 $140.00
Cryo TEM - Hitachi H-7100FA Per hour Please contact CAM staff for a quote.
Philips CM300 Per hour $40.00 $20.00 $140.00
Cryo TEM - Philips CM300 Per hour $45.00 N/A $145.00
JEOL 2100F FEGTEM Per hour $40.00 $20.00 $140.00
Light Microscopy Basic Per hour $7.00 $7.00 $107.00
Zeiss LSM780 Confocal Per hour $40.00 $20.00 $140.00
Zeiss LSM800 Airyscan Per hour $40.00 $20.00 $140.00
Biological Specimen Preparation*** Fixation/Embedding Per hour Please contact CAM staff for a quote.
Microtomy (K,L,M) Per hour $5.00 $5.00 $105.00
Microtomy (N) Per hour $10.00 $10.00 $110.00
High pressure freezer Per hour Please contact CAM staff for a quote.
Physical Specimen Preparation*** Low speed saw Per hour $10.00 $10.00 $110.00
Dimple grinder Per hour $5.00 $5.00 $105.00
MetPrep 3 polisher Per hour $15.00 $15.00 $115.00
Other Coating: Au, Pt, Au/Pd, C Per batch (1-6) N/A N/A

$5.00

*QEMSCAN use capped at $400.00 per day for ANU users
**Microprobe use capped at $600.00 per day for ANU users
***Does not include consumables
POA - price on application

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CAM Equipment charges 2018 (PDF 25KB)

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
Cryo SEM P/hr $70.00 $170.00 $100.00 $200.00 $170.00 $270.00
Microprobe JEOL 8530F Plus Microprobe Per hour $60.00 $160.00 $90.00 POA $160.00 POA
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 staff for a quote.
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 LSM780 Confocal P/hr $50.00 $150.00 $80.00 $180.00 $150.00 $250.00
Zeiss LSM800 Airyscan P/hr $50.00 $150.00 $80.00 $180.00 $150.00 $250.00
Biological Specimen Preparation*** Fixation/Embedding Batch
(1-6)
Please contact CAM staff for a quote.
Microtomy (K,L,M) P/hr $10.00 $110.00 $15.00 $115.00 $25.00 $125.00
Microtomy (N)

P/hr

$15.00 $115.00 $20.00 $120.00 $40.00 $140.00
High pressure freezer P/hr Please contact CAM staff for a quote.
Physical Specimen Preparation*** Low speed saw P/hr Please contact CAM staff for a quote for all materials preparation requirements.
Dimple grinder P/hr
MetPrep3 polisher P/hr
Other Coating: Au, Pt, Au/Pd, C Batch
(1-6)
N/A $5.00 N/A $10.00 N/A $20.00

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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
200 Mesh Cu grids, coated 1 $3.00
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
Polishing fluids (diamond solution + green lube) per minute polishing $0.50
White label polishing pad 1 $26.00
Gold label polishing pad 1 $30.00
Final A polishing pad 1 $101.00

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Updated:  18 November 2018/Responsible Officer:  Director CAM/Page Contact:  CAM Web Admin