HM 430 Sliding Microtome from Thermo Scientific

The Thermo Scientific HM 430 Sliding Microtome is designed with automatic or manual fine sectioning; features fast, comfortable, and non-tiring operation. The integrated knife carrier design of the Thermo Scientific HM 430 Sliding Microtome ensures fast, comfortable, and nontiring operation.


  • Knife carrier glides along a maintenance-free precision cross-roller bearing system
  • Sections paraffin and frozen sections in biological, botanical, and materials science applications
  • Selection of manual or automatic advance is easily selected
  • Integrated removable waste tray
  • Specimen fine orientation on X/Y-axes
  • Knife holder with integrated, movable knife guard
  • Ergonomic handle for moving knife carrier