Sampling and Laboratory Supplies
Aerobiology Research designs and develops all the products and supplies needed for laboratories to collect and analyze pollen and fungal spores in air samples. See our list below and contact us if you have any questions, comments or concerns.
Retracting Sampling Heads
Our retracting sampling heads are made of corrosion-resistant materials, and spring-loaded to extend the sampling rods under centrifugal force during sampling and retract them for protection while the sampler is at rest. Fits "Type-I" rods.
Injection-molded clear plastic rods, 1.59mm x 1.59mm x 32mm. These "Type-I" rods have a small nub that can be used as a reference point to determine the collection side of the sampling rod. Rods are available ungreased in packages of 100, or pre-greased in larger quantities.Show Specifications
Specifications:100 ungreased rods - $98.00
Pre-Greased Sampling Rods
Pre-greased sampling rods - Injection-molded clear plastic rods, 1.59mm x 1.59mm x 32mm. These "Type-I" rods have a small nub that can be used as a reference point to determine the collection side of the sampling rod. Pre-greased rods are available in larger quantities than the ungreased rods.Show Specifications
Specifications:(Note - pre-greased rods require the purchase or supply of a storage tray for shipping)
Pre-greased rods - 1.30 each
100 pre- greased rods - $130 (tray extra)
420 pre-greased rods - $530.00 (tray extra)
Sampling Rod Slide
Microscope slide used for mounting sampling rods for analysis, sometimes referred to as a microscope stage adaptor. This clear plastic slide is machined with two polished grooves so that up to two "Type-I" rods (1.59mm width) can be analyzed at a time.Show Specifications
Specifications:76mm x 35mm x 3mm.
12-Rod Vial Replacement Lid - Package of 4
Have a bunch of bases for 12 rod sample vials, but the lids are broken? We've started 3D printing of lids out of PVA plastic that's stronger than the original. Specifications: Lid only - no vial bases available for sale. Colour may not be as shown.Show Specifications
Specifications:Lid only - no vial bases available for sale.
Colour may not be as shown.
Price is based on individual lids