Q: Can the brain be taken apart?
A: Yes, the brain can be removed from the skull and further divided into 8 parts. The brain disassembles into the following parts:
--Frontal and parietal lobes (2 parts)
--Temporal and occipital lobes (2 parts)
--Brain stem (2 parts)
--Cerebellum (2 parts)
Q: What is the model made of?
A: This model is made of a high-quality PVC plastic cast from an original human skull. The brain is made from a softer PVC plastic and is slightly maleable.
Q: What is included with the model?
A: In addition to the skull and brain, you will also receive a full-color, highly-detailed anatomical study guide. The product guide details 32 different anatomical features and is an invaluable asset for students and teachers alike.
Q: I don't need a brain model, do you sell this skull without the brain?
A: Yes we do. You can purchase the Axis 3 Part Skull, that model comes without the brain.
Q: I noticed that the brain is numbered, is the skull numbered as well?
A: While the brain model is numbered, the skull is not numbered.
Q: I can no longer keep the brain together after using it for quite some time. What can I do?
A: Please contact support at 800-422-1134. All Axis models come with a 1 year warranty.
Q: How does this model stay together?
A: The skull is held together with small, hidden pegs and magnets. The brain sits nicely inside the skull on its own, and is held together with hidden magnets.
Q: Will I be able to see the bony landmarks on the skull?
A: Yes, this skull is very detailed, and the bony landmarks and anatomical features will be visible.
Q: Does the brain show any diseases or illnesses?
A: No, all anatomical features on both the skull and brain are of a healthy human.