10% DISCOUNT FOR ORDERS OF 30 OR MORE THIN SECTIONS

Thin Sections:
Slide Dimensions Basic Finish
3 μm Top & Bottom
Single-Sided Polish
0.05 μm Top & 3 μm Bottom
Double-Sided Polish
0.05 μm Top & Bottom
Ar-Ion Mill Polish
Up to 1″ Disc
46×27 mm $23.00 $38.00 Call for Pricing ——————-
1″ Disc $30.00 $44.00 Call for Pricing Call for Pricing
75×50 mm (3×2″) $56.00 $72.00 Call for Pricing ——————-

Price effective on November 6, 2017

Options:
Unit Cost
Additional Trimming (Samples larger than billet/template size or greater than 200 grams) $4.00
Vaccum Impregnation with Clear Epoxy Free
Colored Epoxy (Red, Blue, or UV Fluorescent Yellow Dye) $6.00
Orientation Free
Water Sensitive Specimens (Require Use of Kerosene or Oil) $8.00
Grain Mounts $6.00
Thick Glass $2.00
Glass Cover Slip $1.00
Carbonate Stain $6.00
Feldspar Stain (K-Spar and Plagioclase) $8.00
Non-Standard Thin Section Thickness (30 μm Standard) $2.00
Imaging:
Unit Cost
Up to 3×1″ 3×2″
25x Mosaic Photomicrograph (Composed of Approx. 50 Images for 46×27 mm / 150 images for 3×2″) $12.50 $22.00 *
50x Mosaic Photomicrograph (Composed of Approx. 250 Images for 46×27 mm / 550 for 3×2″) $17.50 $32.00 *
100x Mosaic Photomicrograph (Composed of Approx. 1,000 Images for 46×27 mm / 2,500 for 3×2″) $35.00 $64.00 *

* Images are stored on DVD (.TIF format). Copy the content of the DVD to your hard disc before viewing. Mosaic images can be up to 500MB each.

Analysis:
Unit Cost
SEM-EDS (cost per hour) $150.00
Triple-Beam Ar-Ion-Mill Polishing (cost per hour) Call for price
Petrographic Analysis and Report $200.00
Petrographic Point Counting (cost per sample) Call for price
Polished Sections:
Epoxy Type 1″ Round
0.05 µm Polish
2″ Round
0.05 µm Polish
Cold Mount, Std. Clear $25.00 $35.00
Options:
Unit Cost
Carbon Coating or Sputter Coating (Gold/Palladium, Iridium) $10.00
Water Sensitive Specimens $8.00