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Gold plated AFM discs

Magnetic metal specimen support discs are used on AFM and SPM systems that use a button magnet to hold the metal specimen disc in place. Nano-Tec metal specimen discs are made of magnetic type 430 stainless steel with a nominal thickness of 0.90mm and a tolerance of +/- 0.08mm.

The smooth edges and flat surfaces of the Nano-Tec AFM/SPM discs ensure secure holding by the button magnet. Specimens can be mounted directly on the metal discs with double-sided tape, epoxy or conductive paste. If a mica specimen support is needed, they can be easily mounted on the metal support discs.


Metals specimen support discs are currently offered in:

Bright stainless-steel Nano-Tec metal AFM/SPM specimen discs.

They are cleaned after manufacturing to remove the dull grey oxide layer you will find on other brands on AFM/ SPM discs.  Available in four diameters: 10, 12, 15 and 20mm. Packaged in a plastic tube containing 50 discs.

Gold plated Nano-Tec metal AFM/SPM specimen discs with 1µm of pure gold.

Gold is an inert metal with high electrical and thermal conductivity and, as a chemically inert material, resist electromigration. Available in four diameters: 10, 12, 15 and 20mm. Packaged in a 40-100808 AFM disc storage box.


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AFM/SPM handling and mounting tools