Operant conditioning chamber(Skinner box)


Skinner mod 3 box

Box composed of aluminum sides painted with epoxy electrostatic paint, transparent acrylic roof and front, magnetic closure on the door, stainless steel rods, stainless steel rod for the right hand mouse with drinking fountain in its lower part, light (2 high power LEDs), on the top of the right side housing on a fixed stand.

External electronic control:

Digital clock with 6-digit sampling, being: hours, minutes and seconds, with button to start and stop counting of the elapsed time of the experiment and also pushbutton to reset the clock.

5-digit bar press counter with reset button for counting, ie 99999 bar presses.

Dimensions Control (W x H x H): 250 x 160 x 115 mm
Weight: 1.5 kg

External measurements of animal housing: 310 mm height x 260 mm front x 225 mm deep.

Voltage: automatic bivolt

Control of luminous intensities:
Light - On or Off with five intensities

a - 0% (0 lux)
b - 25% (16 lux)
c - 50% (112 lux)
d -75% (277 lux)
and - 100% (486 lux)

Drinking fountain:
Collection capacity of water by the collecting shell: 10 microliters, Manual operation (operator), automatic (mouse).

Alarm sound:
Frequency of 1 kilohertz, button with automatic and manual option.

Shock Generator (sold separately):
Scrambler output up to 2540 uA.

The Skinner Boxes are designed to be operated in both standalone and computerized mode. In computer mode, they can be interconnected via Ethernet interface.

Hardware Minimum only if Software is purchased: