Tough Tags, microtube

Key Features

  • Durable – Unlike paper and many other label materials, this advanced polyester material will not dry out or fall off.
  • Coloured – Available in white, clear and a variety of bright colours for convenient identification of tubes and samples.
  • Centrifuge and Vortex Compatible – Microcentrifuge tubes with wrap-around labels slide easily in and out of rotors without binding. they are ideal for use with all brands of centrifugal filters and concentrators. Tough-Tags are scuff and smear resistant, and cannot be removed by even the most vigorous shaking or vortexing.
  • Sizes – Various sizes are available to suit the application.
  • Formats – Tough-Tags™ are available in rolls or in sheet form for the processing of large numbers of samples using a laser or inkjet printer.
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Standard Tough-Tags™ are manufactured in chemically inert polyester and have a strong adhesion to all plastics and other materials. Unlike conventional tape or paper materials, these labels will withstand steam-autoclaving, boiling water baths, freezing to -20˚C, plus brief contact with organic solvents and caustic agents without peeling.

Designed for all types of microcentrifuge tubes and vials, these Tough-Tags™ are supplied in rolls or in laser printer compatible sheets of pre-cut peel-off labels. Available in clear, white and a variety of colours in two sizes, small and large.
General Purpose Tough-Tags™ in white, are sized to fit a variety of laboratory containers, such as 50ml plastic centrifuge tubes or glass test tubes.
Teeny Tough-Tags™ are designed specifically for use with 0.2 / 0.5ml PCR® tubes and so will withstand thermal-cycling, autoclaving, boiling water baths and freezing to 80˚C. Use the ultra-fine Teeny Writer Pen is ideal to write on these small labels.

Ordering Information

TTGP1000 Tough-Tags™, White, General Purpose, 38 x 19mm, roll of 1000
TTS*1000 Tough-Tags™, Small, *specify colour, 24 x 12.5mm, roll of 1000
TTL*1000 Tough-Tags™, Large, *specify colour, 32 x 12.5mm, roll of 1000
TTTNY Teeny Tough-Tags,™ White, 21 x 7mm, 60 labels/sheet, 1500
TNYWTR Teeny Writer Pen, each

TTGP1050 Laser Tough-Tags,™ General Purpose, 37 x 18.5mm, 60 labels/sheet, 1500
TSW2240 Laser Tough-Tags,™ Small, 23.5 x 12.5mm, 119 labels/sheet, 2975
TTLW2016 Laser Tough-Tags,™ Large, 31.5 x 12.5mm, 85 labels/sheet, 2125
LTTM1000 Laser Teeny Tough-Tags,™ 23mm x 8mm, 154 labels/sheet, 3850
TTSWKK20 Laser Tough-Tags,™ KissCut, 24 x 13mm, 160 labels/sheet, 3200
TTLWKK20 Laser Tough-Tags,™ KissCut, 33 x 13mm, 126 labels/sheet, 2520
LTTI1000 Laser Tough-Tags,™ KissCut, 25 x 25mm, 80 labels/sheet, 1600
BAKE250 Bake-Tags,™ 38 x 19mm, 250
MISL1000 Laser Microscope Slide Tough-Tags™ Labels, 22 x 22mm, 96 labels/sheet, 2400

* Select colour of choice by using code: W=White, R=Red, Y=Yellow, B=Blue, G=Green, O=Orange.


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