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Matthew Nurse
06-02-1997, 02:22 AM
To all fellow Biomch subscribers,

I am looking for any information that concerns quantitative sensory testing, in
particular vibration testing equipment. While I have found numerous articles
concerning vibration testing itself, I am looking for information on the
instruments used. Commercial names such as biothesiometer, vibrotron, etc. are
in the literature, but I am having little success in finding these instruments.
Other commercial giants such as CASE IV, Medoc, etc. want in excess of $12000
If am preferably looking for machine that has variable amplitude, variable
frequency, and is less expensive. If anyone has ideas, equipment or advice, it
would be appreciated.

Matthew Nurse, University of Calgary