Stackable Polycarbonate Cage

Ideally designed for rats or similar-sized rodents.

  • Capable for use with mice or similar-sized rodents.
  • Access panel (door) for convenient animal dosing and handling.
  • Stacks for easy storage.
  • Compatible with all BASi's Raturn® Systems.
  • The transparent, cylindrical cage serves as an open field and provides easy visual access.    


  • Microdialysis
  • Blood/bile sampling
  • Ultrafiltration
  • Drug infusion/dosing
  • In vivo sampling

Additional Applications:

  • General behavioral observations or scoring
  • Studies that require use of a tether/commutator/cables in an animal (e.g., in vivo electrical recordings/optogenetics)



Stackable Polycarbonate Cage

 Item No.  Description
 CX-1305  Polycarbonate Cage - cage only

Stackable Polycarbonate Cage also available as a kit:

 Item No.  Description
 CX-1601  Stackable Polycarbonate Cage Kit
Stackable Polycarbonate Cage Kit Includes 
 CX-1305  Polycarbonate Cage
CX-1306  Lid for Stackable Polycarbonate Cage
CX-5000  Water Bottle - rat

Other Accessories:

 Item No.  Description
 CX-1306  Lid for Stackable Polycarbonate Cage
 CX-5000  Water Bottle - rat

Compatible Raturn®  Tethers:

 Item No.  Description
 MD-1455R  Rat Tether with Mounting Bracket
 MD-1460R  Mouse Tether with Mounting Bracket

Height: 13 in (~33 cm), Diameter: 10.75 in (~27 cm), Door Height: 9.5 in (~24 cm)
Material: Polycarbonate with stainless steel accessories.
Cage wash compatible.
Water bottle is autoclavable (with the stainless steel sipper).

This polycarbonate stackable cage CX-1305 / CX-1601 is primarily designed and recommended for rat use. However, the cage including the lid CX-1306 and water bottle CX-5000 can be used for mouse.

Compatible Raturn®  Tethers:
Rat: MD-1455R
Mouse: MD-1460R

Comparison of the various BASi Culex ® cages.