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health, medical and dental supplies & equipment, optics & photonics, test & measuring instruments

Single-Use Sphincterotome enables facilitated device exchange.

September 16, 2015

With c-channel designed for VisiGlide line of guidewires, CleverCut3V Distal Wireguided sphincterotome (CleverCut3V DW) promotes safety and efficiency during endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography procedures. CleverCut coating insulates proximal portion of cutting wire. Along with guidewire insertion port, features include refined 3.9 Fr tapered tip for smooth insertion (KD-VC431Q and KD-VC631Q series) and integrated VisiGlide guidewires (KD-VC611Q and KD-VC631Q series). Read More

vision systems

Digital Camera features 24x optical zoom lens.

March 20, 2015

With pocket-size design, Stylus SH-2 combines 16 MP sensor and 24x optical zoom lens, which adjusts from 25 mm wide-angle to 600 mm telephoto. Five-Axis Image Stabilization compensates for camera movement, while built-in Wi-Fi® connectivity enables remote shooting and sharing with smart device. Using Nightscape Modes, user can select from sub-modes to shoot night scenes, cityscapes, and star trails. Other features include RAW capture, Full HD 1080p video at 60 fps, and 3 in. touch LCD monitor. Read More

vision systems

High-Resolution Camera with Dot Sight captures distant action.

February 10, 2014

Employing 16 MP BSI CMOS sensor and TruePic VII processor, STYLUS® SP-100 captures video with natural motion in smooth 60p recording at 60 fps in full HD (1080) and via high-speed 120 fps recording at 640 x 480 resolution or 240 fps at 320 x 240. Built-in dot-sight lets user track moving subjects for smooth video, and 24–1,200 mm 50x optical Ultra Zoom lens or 2,400 mm 100x Super Resolution zoom are available. Various manual shooting modes allow exposure parameter customization. Read More

vision systems

Rugged Compact Camera is optimized for outdoor shooting.

February 7, 2014

Able to perform noise-free capture regardless of lighting or shooting conditions, Olympus TOUGH® STYLUS® TG-850 takes video with natural motion via smooth, 60p recording at 60 fps in full HD (1080) and high-speed recording via 120 fps at 640 x 480 or 240 fps at 320 x 240. Waterproof, shockproof, crushproof, freezeproof, and dustproof camera employs True-Pic VII processor and wide-angle 21–105 mm 5x optical zoom lens. Other features include 180° flip LCD monitor and 16 MP backlit CMOS sensor. Read More

vision systems

Interchangeable Lens Camera has compact, all-metal body.

February 7, 2014

Employing TruePic VII image processor and 16 MP Live MOS sensor, OM-D® E-M10 supports 8 fps sequential shooting as well as continuous capture of up to 20 RAW frames or unlimited number of JPEG frames. Continuous Auto Focus with Tracking mode accurately tracks and captures moving subject as fast as 3.5 fps. Along with Wi-Fi® technology, 3-axis image stabilization, and built-in flash, features include high-speed electronic viewfinder, autofocus, max sensitivity of ISO 25600, and ISO LOW mode. Read More

machinery & machining tools

Blade System supports minimally invasive sinus surgery.

October 7, 2013

Offering monopolar and bipolar energy blades for hemostatis, as well as standard shaver blades, DIEGO® ELITE Multidebrider® is suited for sinus surgery, polypectomy, tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, and laryngeal applications. System features toggle stop to quickly open or close blade window, dedicated suction with bulb for de-clogging, choice of ergonomic hand pieces, and blade ID feature that ensures every time new blade is plugged in, device will default to recommended setting. Read More

health, medical and dental supplies & equipment, vision systems

HD Bronchoscopes feature fully rotatable design.

May 13, 2013

With Rotary Function and wide tip angulation, 510(k) cleared BF-190 Bronchoscopes enable physicians to access areas of lung that may not be reached with other bronchoscopes. Units are powered by EVIS EXERA III Universal Platform, which provides detailed, endoscopic HDTV image for accurate diagnosis and treatment. Compatible with Olympus endoscopes used in other medical specialties, EVIS EXERA III minimizes need for multiple video systems, optimizing asset management throughout hospital. Read More

laboratory and research supplies & equipment, optics & photonics, test & measuring instruments

Opto-Digital Imaging Systems offer touchscreen operation.

May 10, 2012

Intended for inspection, test, and quality control facilities, DSX Series Micro-Imaging and Metrology Systems capture clear images, acquire traceable measurements, and perform high-level analyses with tap of touchscreen. Units accommodate samples of all shapes and sizes to produce 2D, 3D, and panorama results. Built to resist ambient vibration with image stabilization technology, DSX systems are compatible with Stream image-processing software for measurement, analysis, and reporting. Read More

computer hardware & peripherals, laboratory and research supplies & equipment, optics & photonics, software

Slide Digitizer provides high resolution duplicates.

August 10, 2011

Able to scan one slide in less than 2 min, Virtual slide (VS) model VS120 produces identical digital virtual slide. Semi-automatic and manual focusing modes facilitate work with challenging samples, while image clarity is enhanced via Sample Detection Mask for automatic slide scanning. Solution scans 15 x 15 mm area using 20x objective lens with pixel resolution of 0.345 µm in ~90 sec, while sample detail is enhanced and preserved via Olympus UIS2 optics and custom camera algorithms. Read More

laboratory and research supplies & equipment, test & measuring instruments

Reflectivity Measurement System aids lens manufacturing.

March 24, 2011

Designed for use with lenses, prisms, flat glass, plastics, and electronic components, Model USPM-RU III provides repeatable reflectivity measurements for wavelengths ranging from 380-780 nm. Spectral reflectivity measurement system optimizes quality control by providing accurate measurements without need for backside coating. Object color can be measured based on spectrophotometric colorimetry determined from prismatic reflectivity. Read More

mounting & attaching products, test & measuring instruments

Wafer Handler improves microelectronics industry yield.

August 17, 2010

In addition to offering 360° rotation for full macro examination of wafer's back surface and edges, AL120(TM) can transfer 100-200 mm dia wafers with thicknesses down to 90 µm to meet demands of thin-wafer manufacturing. Recipe-driven tool can be programmed for different configurations, while pushbutton recipe selection allows operator to load different products instantly. System can also be adapted for smaller-diameter wafers and used with non-Olympus microscope models on custom basis. Read More


Microscopy Software streamlines image capture and analysis.

September 30, 2009

In industrial laboratories where analysis routines can be complex, Stream v1.3 guides user from simple image capture to multifaceted material science applications. Instant EFI delivers sharply focused images in 1 click, while Interactive MIA lets users create panoramic images on-the-fly, and AutoCal eliminates microscope calibrations. NetCam offers intranet viewing of live images for collaboration and discussion. All material science applications run in accordance with ISO and ASTM standards. Read More

optics & photonics

Confocal Laser Microscope is intended for surface metrology.

September 30, 2009

LEXT OLS4000® leverages dual confocal technology to offer optical non-contact measuring with full traceability. Optimized to operate at 405 nm, product enables accurate measurement and imaging of angles up to 85° and accommodates samples that have multiple reflectivity levels. Custom roughness analysis GUI facilitates scanning, stitching, and measurement of samples up to 100 mm long, while Z-drive with movement steps of less than 1 nm enables precise complex depth measurements. Read More

communication systems & equipment

Audio Recorder features 8 GB internal memory.

July 20, 2009

Capable of stereo or mono recording, LS-11 Linear PCM Audio Recording Device records in uncompressed 24-bit/96 kHz Linear PCM format for digital stereo recordings. It supports WAV, MP3, and WMA formats and includes editing software with 48 sound tracks and various effects. Voice Synchronize Recording function records when microphone senses sound at preset level. Unit records up to 23 hr on 2 AA batteries and lets users add index marks to files in PCM mode during recording/playback. Read More

optics & photonics, vision systems

Virtual Microscopy System makes digital slides in minutes.

May 7, 2007

Along with brightfield slide capability, Nanozoomer offers attachment for converting fluorescence glass slides into digital slides. System automatically scans up to 210 slides at 20x or 40x via three 4,096 x 64 pixel Time Delay and Integration (TDI) CCD imaging sensors. Entire slides can then be archived, without possibility of image quality degradation or fading. With image of entire slide on monitor, specific points can be selected for further magnification/observation. Read More

health, medical and dental supplies & equipment, optics & photonics

Medical System supports endoscopic procedures.

June 8, 2005

Intended to facilitate exchange of therapeutic devices in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) procedures, V-system includes JF TYPE 260V duodenal videoscope, LinearGuide V, disposable guidewire, and endotherapy devices. Use of supporting system is designed to reduce time required for ECRP procedures. Read More

optics & photonics

Endoscope provides 360° ultrasound scans.

June 8, 2005

Ultrasonic Gastrovideoscope Model UE260-AL5 utilizes proprietary compact ultrasonic transducer to produce 360°cross-sectional ultrasound scans. Equipped with colored Doppler function, UE260-AL5 facilitates identification of blood vessels, lymph nodes, and internal organs to assist with diagnosis of pancreatic and biliary diseases as well as the infiltration of gastric and esophageal cancers. Read More

optics & photonics

Confocal Unit brings resolving power to optical inspections.

August 27, 2002

Real-time confocal unit, the U-CFU, features slit method scanning disk, which blocks defocused reflected light from sample and allows only focused light to go through. It generates clear images with 0.18 µ compatibility. Mercury lamp house is standard light source. U-CFU can be integrated into optical inspection systems that need improved resolving power. Read More

optics & photonics

Measuring Microscope reads out in microns.

April 16, 2002

STM6 has rigid frame and stable measuring stages with embedded glass scales and read-out counter of 0.1 and 0.5 micron. It accepts fiber optic cold illumination, eliminating heat influence. Three stages, 50 x 50, 100 x 50 and 100 x 100mm, are available for various size samples. External data communication is via RS232 serial interface. Three reflected light illuminators are available: brightfield, darkfield, and Nomarski differential interference contrast. Read More

optics & photonics

Measuring Microscope works in three axes.

April 10, 2002

STM6-LM has stable stand and measuring stages, rigid frame, auto focus units, embedded glass scales and counter that reads out in 0.1 and 0.5 microns. User can select from three types of reflected light illuminators: brightfield, darkfield, or Nomarski differential interference contrast (DIC). External data communication is via RS232C serial interface, allowing connectivity to commercially available measuring software packages. Edge sensor unit is available. Read More

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