Updated January 04, 2019 by Melissa Harr

The 7 Best Slide Warmers

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This wiki has been updated 5 times since it was first published in November of 2018. For a wide range of applications, from histology to animal husbandry, these slide warmers take some of the sweat out of keeping samples secure and at a constant temperature. They offer digital displays that won't require guessing games as well as various features that provide a safe environment. And although they vary in price, we've found one to fit every budget, whether plentiful or microscopic. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best slide warmer on Amazon.

7. C & A Scientific Step Up

6. Qor Labs 24-Slide

5. Techtongda 110V

4. C & A Scientific Hinged Lid

3. LW Scientific Digital

2. AmScope Stage Warmer

1. C & A Scientific 23-Slide

Editor's Notes

January 03, 2019:

Investigated variously sized options for both smaller and larger lab environments. Selected the C & A Scientific 23-Slide as a versatile, all-around choice that should be within the reach of most budgets. Additionally, added the LW Scientific Digital for those who need the ability to change between Fahrenheit and Celsius and the C & A Scientific Step Up as a uniquely space-saving option.


Melissa Harr
Last updated on January 04, 2019 by Melissa Harr

Melissa Harr is a language-obsessed writer from Chicagoland who holds both a bachelor of arts and master of arts in English. Although she began as a TEFL teacher, earning several teaching certificates and working in both Russia and Vietnam, she moved into freelance writing to satisfy her passion for the written word. She has published full-length courses and books in the realm of arts & crafts and DIY; in fact, most of her non-working time is spent knitting, cleaning, or committing acts of home improvement. Along with an extensive knowledge of tools, home goods, and crafts and organizational supplies, she has ample experience (okay, an obsession) with travel gear, luggage, and the electronics that make modern life more convenient.


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