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           Activity Wheel and Living Chamber

           Model 80859

Activity Wheel and Living Chamber
Model 80859


This Rat Activity Wheel with Living Chamber was designed for long term circadian rhythm and general activity studies in rats or similar sized animals. The stainless steel wheel is 14" (35.56 cm) in diameter and turns with less than 6 grams of force. The running wheel is constructed of 0.036" (0.91 mm) stainless steel rims with a running surface of 0.0625" (1.5875 mm) rods on 0.3125" (7.9375 mm) centers (0.25" (6.35 mm) gap) for maximum durability and animal comfort. This system incorporates many features to allow for animal well-being and easy maintenance of system components.


                  Tub Dimensions  :  16 x 20 x 8.25H (40.64 x 50.80 x 20.96 cm)
                  Overall Dimensions  :  16 x 20 x 16.5H (40.64 x 50.80 x 41.91 cm)
                  Weight  :  13.2 lbs (5.99 kg)
                  Wheel Diameter  :  14 (35.56 cm) I.D.
                  Wheel Width  :  4.3 (10.92 cm) internal
                  Run Distance  :  1.10 m/revolution
                  Recommended for animals up to 500 grams


                  The living chamber includes support for food and water
                  System is equipped with external mounting bracket for mounting of an optional electronic counter
                  Wheel portion can be easily removed for cleaning
                  Wheel operates on virtually friction free rulon bearings
                  All stainless steel construction
                  Optical sensor included
                  Autoclavable polycarbonate Tub and Bottle
                  Use with optional Servo Brake Model 86070-B2