Q: What do the red and blue paint on the skeleton 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. The stand is made of metal and plastic.
Q: What's included in the box?
A: Upon delivery, you will receive the complete skeleton and a 5-caster rolling stand. You will need to attach the legs and skull to the skeleton, as well as assemble the stand and mount the skeleton to the stand. Average setup time is 5-10 minutes for most users. If you have trouble assembling your skeleton, simply call or email us. You will also receive a full-color, comprehensive product guide detailing nearly 200 different anatomical features.
Q: Is the spine flexible on this skeleton?
A: No, unfortunately the spine on this particular skeleton is not flexible. If you are looking for a skeleton with a flexible spine, we recommend the Axis Scientific Human Skeleton with Flexible Spine, Muscle Insertions, and Ligaments, which has all of the same features as this skeleton, with the addition of a flexible spine and ligamented joints.
Q: My skull has become damaged on this skeleton, would I be able to receive a replacement?
A: Please contact support at 800-422-1134, we will be more than happy to look into getting a replacement skull for you.
Q: Can this skeleton be disassembled and then put back together?
A: No, this model is not meant to be taken a part and then put back together. While you can remove the legs, other parts of this skeleton are not meant to be taken a part.
Q: Does this model come with a warranty?
A: Yes, this model comes with a one year warranty.
Q: Is this showing an adult skeleton? Is it life-size?
A: Yes, this is an adult skeleton model, and standing at 5'6", it is considered to be life-size.
Q: Is this a female or male skeleton?
A: This model is of a human male skeleton.