- PROTECT glass surfaces against scratches, particularly between uses.
- DRY slides thoroughly before use.
- RINSE IN WATER immediately after use, stand on edge to dry.
- TREAT BEVELLED EDGES with silicone or silicone grease if slides are in constant use to reduce the risk of faecal suspension running onto the mechanical stage.PASS A STRIP OF FOLDED FILTER PAPER or pipe cleaner between the base and top-piece to clean the inner surfaces of the chamber. Rinse in warm water (and soap). Stand on edge to dry.DO NOT BOIL, HEAT, SOAK IN HARSH DETERGENTS OR SOLVENTS.
The slides are assembled with silicone-based adhesives.