S u p e r c o n d u c t o r
Demonstration Kits and Materials

Arbor Scientific resells an economy Superconductive Component Kit (P8-9701) based on YBa2Cu3O7, for educational demonstrations of the Meissner effect and more. Phone toll-free in the USA 800-367-6695. Arbor Scientific, P. O. Box 2750, Ann Arbor, MI. 48106, USA. E-mail: helpdesk@arborsci.com

Carolina Biological Supply sells a BSCCO levitation kit (#756541) for educational demonstration of the Meissner effect and more. Phone toll-free in the USA 800-334-5551. Carolina Biological Supply Company, 2700 York Road, Burlington, NC 27215-3398  E-mail: quotations@carolina.com

Fisher Scientific has both a demonstration kit (Alfa Aesar 36117QA) and exploration kit (CS1K5). They accept VISA/MC/AMEX. Tel: Toll free 800-766-7000 or 800-955-1177. E-mail is not recommended, due to lack of response.

Images Company offers a number of Experimenter kits based on YBCO. Most noteworthy are 2 low-cost dewars offered to hold and transport liquid nitrogen (LN2). These are much less expensive than a standard research-grade dewar, with better insulation characteristics than a thermos bottle. Contact: Images Company, 39 Seneca Loop, Staten Island NY 10314. Phone: (800) 230-4535. E-mail: sales@imagesco.com

CAN Superconductors is a Czech company that sells educational kits demonstrating the Meissner effect and superconductivity basics. YBCO and BiPbSrCaCuO materials are offered. Contact CAN SUPERCONDUCTORS, s.r.o., Ringhofferova 66, 251 68 Kamenice, tel. +420 323 619 965or E-mail: info@can-superconductors.com

Haines Educational is an Australian company that provides science and math products for students and teachers. They sell a simple superconductivity demonstration kit that features YBCO, which will become superconductive at liquid nitrogen temperatures. Phone +61 (3) 8736 6000. Haines Educational, 52 Gilbert Park Drive, Knoxfield VIC 3180, E-mail: sales@haines.com.au

Flinn Scientific sells a simple superconductivity demonstration kit, but will only ship to schools, museums and science centers. Phone toll-free 800-452-1261. Flinn Scientific, P.O. Box 219 Batavia, IL 60510, E-mail: flinn@flinnsci.com

[Last page rev: December 2018]