There is no standard equipment for this technique.
Each laboratory adapts its own procedure.
Commonly used equipment is illustrated and a list is shown below.
- Funnel – size according to need
- Funnel stand
- Rubber or plastic tubing
- Clamp or spring clip
- Cheesecloth or dental napkin
- Thin stick or metal rod
- Test tube
- Pasteur pipette
- Small petri dishes
- Disposable paper towels
- Spoon or spatula
- Rubber band or length of string
- Jug or flask
- Microscope slides and coverslips