Headstages

Blackrock offers a wide range of headstages for recording distortion-free spikes and field potentials from high-impedance microelectrodes. 

 

 
Analog Headstages

Analog Headstages

Our analog headstages provide a low-noise link between neural electrodes (macro and micro) and the Cerebus / NeuroPort data acquisition systems.

  • Omnetics Headstages
  • Samtec Headstages
  • NeuroPort Headstages

Omnetics Headstages


  • 16-channel / 32-channel
  • DC coupled
  • Unity-gain voltage follower
  • Example application: freely-behaving small animals

Samtec Headstages


  • 32-channel
  • DC coupled
  • Unity-gain voltage follower
  • Example application: large animals

Patient Cable


  • 96-channel
  • AC coupled
  • Unit-gained voltage follower
  • Example application: CerePort or NeuroPort Arrays