Q: What do the red and blue paint represent?
A: Both colors represent the muscle insertion and origin points. Red indicates muscle origin points; blue indicates muscle insertion points.
Q: What is the model made of?
A: This model is made of a high-quality PVC plastic cast from an original human skull.
Q: What is included with the model?
A: In addition to the skull, you will also receive a full-color, highly-detailed anatomical study guide. The product guide details 48 different anatomical features and is an invaluable asset for students and teachers alike.
Q: Can the jaw be opened to replicate normal jaw movement?
A: Yes, the jaw can be opened. The springs that are normally found on the outside of skull models, are actually on the inside of this model. You cannot view the spring from the outside of the model
Q: Does this model come with a brain to insert into the skull?
A: This model does not come with a brain, but the Axis Skull with Brain does come with a brain model that will fit perfectly inside of the skull.
Q: Can I use this skull as a replacement for my skeleton skull?
A: No, this skull will not come with the hardware needed to connect it to your skeleton. If you need a replacment skull, please contact us at 800-422-1134.
Q: Does this model come with a warranty?
A: Yes, this model does include a one year warranty.
Q: Is this showing an adult human skull?
A: Yes, this is a model of an adult skull, with all of the growth plates formed together.
Q: I did not receive my product manual with the model. How can I get one?
A: Under the additional photo views of the model on the product page, there is actually a PDF that you can download. This is the exact manual that comes with the model.