ibidi Labware | Microscopy

Which immersion oils are compatible with the ibidi labware products?

ibidi Glass Coverslip Bottom labware:
When using ibidi Glass Bottom products with oil immersion objectives, there is no known incompatibility with any immersion oil on the market. All types of immersion oils can be used.

ibidi Polymer Coverslip (ibiTreat, Uncoated, and protein-coated) bottom labware:
When using oil immersion objectives with the ibidi Polymer Coverslip, use only the immersion oils specified in the table below. The use of any non-recommended oil could damage the ibidi Polymer Coverslip, and the resulting leakage may harm objectives and microscope components. All immersion oils that are not listed in the table below should be considered non-compatible.

Company Product Ordering Number Lot Number Test Date
ibidi ibidi Immersion Oil 50101 16-12-27 01/2017
Cargille Type A 16482 100592 01/2017
Cargille Type HF 16245 92192 01/2017
Carl Roth Immersion oil X899.1 414220338 01/2017
Leica Immersion Liquid 11513859 n.a. 03/2023
Nikon Silicone Immersion Oil 30cc MXA22179 20191101 01/2020
Nikon Immersion Oil F2 30cc* MXA22192 n.a. 01/2020
Olympus Silicone Immersion Oil SIL300CS-30CC N4190800 01/2017
Zeiss Immersol 518 F 444960-0000 220211 03/2023
Zeiss Immersol 518 F (30°C) 444970-9010 220816 03/2023
Zeiss Immersol 518 F (37°C) 444970-9000 220302 03/2023
Zeiss Immersol W 2010 444969-0000 101122 04/2012
Zeiss Immersol Sil 406 444971-9000 80730 03/2023
Zeiss Immersol G 462959-9901 211117 03/2023

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