This is an exceptional miniature vertebral column by Axis Scientific. It includes a herniated disc between L3 and L4 and easily detachable femur heads. The bones are held on with elastic cord that can hold positions when attached. This is also a flexible spine with spinal nerves, vertebrae, and intervertebral discs. With these attractive features and its miniature size, it allows for easy classroom and patient demonstrations. Comes with a white base and hanging stand that the model may be easily removed from. There is a hook at the top of the model that enables the spine to be rotated, providing a full 360 view.
Measures 20 inches tall with stand, length of spine is 16 inches alone. Weighs under 2 lbs.
Made by Axis Scientific and backed by a 3 year warranty.
Q & A
Q: Does this item come in a full size version?
A: Yes, we do carry a spine that is similar to this item and is full size. The item is the Axis Scientific Premium Flexible Vertebral Column.
Q: How big is this item compared to a life size spine?
A: The life size spine is 29 inches, this model is 16 inches. This model is great for desktops.
Q: What is the red ball that seems to be on the spine?
A: The "red ball" that you are seeing is actually a herniated disc. It is found between L3 and L4.
Q: Do you have a miniature model, that does not include the femur heads?
A: At this time, this miniature model only comes with the femur heads but you are able to detach them from the model.
Q: What is this model made of?
A: This spine is made of a high-quality PVC plastic. The stand is made of metal and plastic.
Q: Is this model flexible?
A: Yes, this spine is flexible. It demonstrates flexion and extension very well.
Q: Does this model come with a warranty?
A: Yes, all Axis Scientific models come with a 1-year warranty.
Q: Are the bony landmarks visible on this model?
A: Yes, the bony landmarks will be present on the model.
Q: Is there any numbering or labeling on the model?
A: No, this model is not numbered.
Q: Does this model come with a female or male pelvis?
A: This model includes a male pelvis.
Warranty Period: 3 Years
Quality You Can Trust
Virtually unique among anatomical model manufacturers, Axis Scientific does not require you to send back your model for inspection before a replacement or refund is issued. You also will not pay to return a defective product or incur unnecessary additional shipping charges before you get a replacement. Axis Scientific guarantees you will get a replacement under the standard Three Year Warranty.
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