BioQuip offers an alternative brand of insect pins manufactured in the Czech Republic. These high quality stainless steel insect pins feature sharp points and smooth shafts. Stainless steel pins are recommended for use in humid climates. Heads are nylon. Length is 37 mm (1.46″)*.
Pin diameters start at .25mm/.010″ for #000 and increase in diameter by +.05mm/.002″ for each size pin. The most commonly used sizes for general pinning are #2 and #3. Please click to enlarge the last image shown above for a clear view of relative pin sizes and diameters.
Packaged in lots of 100; quantity price breaks at 10 packs and 100 packs of the same size. Please specify pin size(s) when ordering.
* Note: #7 pins are 52mm long and do not fit in Cal. Academy drawers unless points are shortened.