Decapitators

Decapitators

This decapitator has two hardened, ground and polished surgical stainless steel blades, a cast aluminum base and stainless hardware. 

  • Cuts through bone tissue; sharp enough to cut hair
  • Handle can be relocated for right- or left-hand use

Item# Description U.S. List Price Quantity
55-0012 Small Decapitator, pkg. 1
55-0013 Replacement Top Blade for Small Decapitator, pkg. 1
55-0014 Replacement Bottom Blade for Small Decapitator, pkg. 1
0135007 Replacement Bottom Blade for Large Decapitator
0135004 Replacement Top Blade for Large Decapitator
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This decapitator has two hardened, ground and polished surgical stainless steel blades, a cast aluminum base and stainless hardware. The base has four holes for permanent mounting to a table top.

  • Cuts through bone tissue; sharp enough to cut hair
  • Handle can be relocated for right- or left-hand use 

The decapitator has a maximum blade opening of 38 mm (1-1/2 in) square and weighs 1.8 kg (1 lb). It is used for rats, mice and other small animals.

Replacement blades are still available for a larger decapitator that has been discontinued.  The large decapitators had a maximum blade opening of 102 mm (4 in) square and weighed 4.1 kg (9 lb). It was used for rabbits, small monkeys and similar sized animals.

Specifications55-0012
Dimensions, D x H x W8 x 8 x 6 in (20 x 20 x 15 cm)
MaterialSurgical Stainless Steel Blades and Hardware, Case Aluminum Base
Opening Length1.5 in (38 mm)
Weight 1 lb (1.8 kg)