Microsurgery Knife Blades

Microsurgery Knife Blades

These knives for microsurgery are ideal for surgery on small animals. Originally designed for ophthalmological procedures, these knives have consistently sharp edges for precise incision without tissue distortion. Each Knife has a matte finish designed to reduce microscope glare. Each blade is laser-etched to clearly identify knife size or width. Knife handles are designed for a secure comfortable grip and have a ridge to indicate the position of the cutting edge.

  • Small size is ideal for small animal surgery
  • Ultra sharp for precise surgical procedures
  • Variety of styles and sizes: crescent, IOL, stiletto/MVR, phaco slit, circular and needle
  • Sterile

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Item# Description U.S. List Price Quantity
72-6537 EdgeAhead Crescent Knife, 1.75 mm Edge Length, 60°, Bevel Up, pkg. 5
72-6539 EdgeAhead Crescent Knife, 2.25 mm Edge Length, 60°, Bevel Down, pkg. 5
72-6544 EdgeAhead IOL Knife, 4.1 mm Edge Length, 40°, Bevel Up, pkg. 5
72-6561 EdgeAhead Stiletto/MVR Knife, 0.6 mm (23 G) Edge Length, 0.75 mm Width, pkg. 5
72-6564 EdgeAhead Stiletto/MVR Knife, 0.6 mm (23 G) Edge Length, 40° Angle, pkg. 5
72-6552 EdgeAhead Phaco Slit Knife, 2.65 mm Edge Length, 40°, Bevel Up, pkg. 5
72-6554 EdgeAhead Phaco Slit Knife, 2.8 mm Edge Length, 40°, Bevel Up, pkg. 5
72-6556 EdgeAhead Phaco Slit Knife, 3.0 mm Edge Length, 40°, Bevel Up, pkg. 5
72-6534 EdgeAhead Circular Knife, 2.25 mm Edge Length, 60°, 3 mm from tip, pkg. 5
72-6535 EdgeAhead Circular Knife, 2.25 mm Edge Length, 60°, 6 mm from tip, pkg. 5
72-6530 Beaver Needle Blade, 1.5 mm Edge Length, pkg. 3
72-6531 Beaver Needle Blade, 3.0 mm Edge Length, pkg. 3
72-6532 Beaver Needle Blade, 5.0 mm Edge Length, pkg. 3
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These knives for microsurgery are ideal for surgery on small animals. Originally designed for ophthalmological procedures, these knives have consistently sharp edges for precise incision without tissue distortion. Each Knife has a matte finish designed to reduce microscope glare. Each blade is laser-etched to clearly identify knife size or width. Knife handles are designed for a secure comfortable grip and have a ridge to indicate the position of the cutting edge.

  • Small size is ideal for small animal surgery
  • Ultra sharp for precise surgical procedures
  • Variety of styles and sizes: crescent, IOL, stiletto/MVR, phaco slit,circular and needle
  • Sterile

Crescent knives have a 260° cutting edge for even incision. The AC Stiletto (Blumenthal) Knife is designed for stab incision with smooth, easy insertion. The Stiletto/MVR knife has a tapered tip to create a fluid tight incision for self-sealing wounds and for use in inserting cannulae.

These knives are sterile and wrapped individually in a protective carrier that allows for aseptic transfer. All knives are packaged 5 per box, and blades are packaged 3 per box.

Specifications72-653772-653972-654472-656172-656472-655272-655472-655672-653472-653572-653072-653172-6532
Cutting Edge Length Metric606040 4540404060601.503.005.00
1.752.254.1023232.652.803.0036
Bevel UpBevel DownBevel Up0.600.60Bevel UpBevel UpBevel Upmmmm
 Angle2.252.25
mm