Metabolic Cage

Catalog #50215

  • Single Housed Cage.  Interior height of cage is ~32”+ tall.

  • Overall dimensions of rack are 30” wide x 32” deep x 72” tall.

  • Cage has 6.25 sq. ft. of floor area based on outside of frame dim. of 30” x 32”.

  • Cage is supported on Colson Casters with 5” Dia. X 2” wide wheels, sealed SS bearings, #4.05109.925. Front casters have the Tech Lock Brakes # BRK2.

  • All metal components are #304 stainless steel.

  • SS Spring Loaded Latches provided & Heavy-Duty Door Latch Mechanism provided.

  • Cage Door is constructed of ½” diameter rod with 5/16” Dia. Vertical Rods.

  • A Horizontal Animal Door is provided on main cage door with secure latch.

  • Linear Perches, Fixed Wire Feed Box and Fixed Foraging Board provided.

  • The primary frame members are fabricated of 1/8” thick SS plate.

  • Cage sides are 5/16” Dia. SS Vertical Rods space ~11/16” on centers.

  • The caster base frame is fabricated of 1-1/2” square SS tube.

  • Removable Metabolic Waste Pan provided

  • Specimen being collected will drain into a Removable Collection Pan.

  • A Double Handled Squeeze Back provided.

  • Squeeze rides on Autoclavable Tivor Hot Plastic Bearing Blocks for smooth and quiet operation as does the latching angles through the squeeze latches.

  • 1” x 1” Welded Wire Floor and Ceiling Panel provided.

  • All units are bead blasted to a matte finish.