Rabbit/Cat Balloons (1.7 to 3.0 kg)

Rabbit/Cat Balloons (1.7 to 3.0 kg)

Latex Balloons are used for measuring isovolumetric contractile forces in the left ventricle of isolated perfused hearts. These latex balloons are available in several different sizes to be used with hearts from rats up to pigs. Review the table to select the right size balloon for your application.

These latex balloons are not suitable for mice hearts due to the rigidity of the latex material. A technique using cling-film allows you to create small balloons which can be used for such small hearts. If you are working with mice, please order the Mouse Ventricular Balloon Kit BS4 73-2787.

These Latex Balloons are sold in packages of 10 balloons. There are also convenient sample kits available that contain a selection of various sized balloons. Stainless steel catheters and Syringes are also available.

Item# Description U.S. List Price Quantity
73-3485 Rabbit/Cat Balloons for Isovolumetric Contractile Force Measurements, 1.7 kg, Size 10, pkg of 10
73-3486 Rabbit/Cat Balloons for Isovolumetric Contractile Force Measurements, 2.2 kg, Size 12, pkg of 10
73-3489 Rabbit/Cat Balloons for Isovolumetric Contractile Force Measurements, 3.0 kg, Size 14, pkg of 10
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Latex Balloons are used for measuring isovolumetric contractile forces in the left ventricle of isolated perfused hearts. These latex balloons are available in several different sizes to be used with hearts from rats up to pigs. Review the table to select the right size balloon for your application.

These latex balloons are not suitable for mice hearts due to the rigidity of the latex material. A technique using cling-film allows you to create small balloons which can be used for such small hearts. If you are working with mice, please order the Mouse Ventricular Balloon Kit BS4 73-2787.

These Latex Balloons are sold in packages of 10 balloons. There are also convenient sample kits available that contain a selection of various sized balloons. Stainless steel catheters and Syringes are also available.
Specifications73-348573-348673-3489
Balloon Dimensions (D x L) Metric10 x 14 mm12 x 17 mm14 x 19 mm
Balloon Size No.101214
Balloon Volume **0.7 ml1.3 ml1.9 ml
Body Weight (kg)1.72.23.0
Footnote **Volume unloadedVolume unloadedVolume unloaded
Package101010
Product FamilyBalloon Catheters/Catheters/Tissue Clips/Tissue HoldersBalloon Catheters/Catheters/Tissue Clips/Tissue HoldersBalloon Catheters/Catheters/Tissue Clips/Tissue Holders
SpeciesRabbit/CatRabbit/CatRabbit/Cat