Scopes

Optics & Photonics

Global Leader in Advanced Materials Improves Quality and Cuts Costs with a Digital Microscopy System from Keyence

April 21, 2017

- VHX-5000 digital microscope

Imagine sorting through individual grains of sand on a beach, or searching for the largest bits of powder in a bag of flour; without an easy way to do so, your days would be long indeed. But that tedious job is similar to what lab technician Ricky Sapp once faced each workday, manually inspecting metal welding powders and the sieves used to sort them. That... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Cypher VRS Video-Rate AFM comes with blueDrive™ photothermal excitation.

February 6, 2017

Delivering imaging speed up to 625 lines/second that is up to 10 frames per second, Cypher VRS Video-Rate AFM is suitable for researching dynamic nano-events in biochemical reactions, membrane studies and self-assembling applications. Equipped with motorized laser and detector alignment for making set up easy, product's imaging control is done through software interface.

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Optics & Photonics

J610 Acoustic Microscope uses Sonoscan’s PolyGate™ software.

February 3, 2017

Designed to find internal structural defects, J610 semi-automated Microscope features 610mm x 610mm scan area. Product accommodates 6 JEDEC-style trays or one or more PCBs. Reducing vibrations and maximizes image quality, unit accept or reject components based on anamolies to user’s standards. Unit's Q-BAM module can create non-destructive cross sections through component.

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Optics & Photonics

Cyclops HDMI Digital Microscope provides adjustable illumination.

February 1, 2017

Reducing eye strain and neck fatigue due to frequent microscope use, Cyclops HDMI Digital Microscope provides high quality images on large screen. Digital Microscope offers magnification range up to 132x on 21.5 in. HD monitor. Featuring HDMI output, 2-megapixel sensor, unit offers crisp, high resolution, stunning and HD picture quality. Product comes with infrared remote control to set... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Video Borescope iRis DVRx with Extra Thin Articulating Probe: Robust Built and Affordability

January 28, 2017

The iRis DVRx line of professional grade video borescopes just grew bigger: Fiberscope.net has launched sales of a new version of the model with an extra small diameter probe. The new model boasts an impressive 3mm (0.12″) insertion probe with 2-way articulation. The probes come in a range from 1.5 to 4 meters (or 4.9' to 13.1'). For added durability the probe is protected with... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Electrochemistry Cell offers compatibility with glovebox.

November 21, 2016

Designed for easy assemble and disassemble, Electrochemistry Cell supports wide range of working electrode materials and sizes for multitude environmental conditions. Allowing simultaneous electrochemistry and heating/cooling, unit can be used with any potentiostat. Providing compatibility with conventional and cutting edge electrolytes, device is suitable for studying electrochemical... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Thorlabs Licenses Random Access Multiphoton Microscope Technology

November 14, 2016

Newton, NJ - November 11, 2016 - Thorlabs announced today that it has entered into a licensing agreement with Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) to commercialize the 2-photon random access mesoscope (2p-RAM) developed in Karel Svoboda’s lab at HHMI’s Janelia Research Campus for in vivo imaging of large brain volumes (up to⌀ 5 mm x 1 mm) with single neuron resolution.

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Optics & Photonics

SharpVue Digital Microscope System provides shadow-free illumination

November 9, 2016

Capable of inspecting large and small objects with built in LED lighting, SharpVue Digital Microscope System features auto focus HD camera with optical magnification up to 30x and digital up to 300x. With working distance of 9 inches, unit offers remote access for function control like grid mode, brightness control and auto focus. System is suitable for inspecting circuit boards, analysis of... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Aven Mighty Cam Auto 2M Inspection Camera features 1080p resolution images at 60FPS.

October 19, 2016

Compatible with C/CS-mount microscopes or lenses, Aven Mighty Cam Auto 2M Inspection Camera produces high definition images through microscope or video system. With 1080p resolution of images at 60FPS, the camera is ideal for inspecting layered objects like PCBs. Using HDMI cable, Auto 2M can be connected to the HD monitor to view images at 60FPS. Mighty Cam features manual focus and instant auto... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Inspection System offers plug-and-play operation.

October 18, 2016

Available as complementary partner to Optilia AB line of Inspection Systems, INSPECTIS High Definition Optical Inspection System consists of plug-and-play HD camera microscope housed in all-in-one ergonomic package. System is suited for optical inspection, quality control, electronics PCB inspection, and non-contact measurements. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Digital 2D Microscope operates without PC.

October 7, 2016

Delivering video-image quality at 60 fps, Omni HD 2D Digital Microscope and Measurement System can remain in calibration over entire zoom range, making it suitable for quality control, testing, rework, assembly, and inspection tasks. Custom-designed mouse or GUI provides intuitive operation of entire system. To ensure sharp, high-contrast imaging, separate camera control station allows manual... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Ascentech to Exhibit Optilia Inspection, GEN3 Systems Solutions at SMTAI 2016 in Booth #219

September 12, 2016

Chester, Connecticut, USA – Ascentech, LLC will exhibit and demonstrate new test and process optimization instruments and solutions at the upcoming SMTA International Conference and Exhibition in Rosemont, IL, Sep. 25 - 29, 2016. Ascentech will exhibit these new products in booth #219.  Products will include the Solder Saver Solder/Dross separation tool, award-winning GENSONIC Ultra-Sonic... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

ZEISS Highlights Latest Microscopy Innovations and Advancements at International Manufacturing Technology Show

August 29, 2016

Visit Booth # E-5502 for demonstrations of the newest microscope instruments for manufacturing applications ZEISS announces they will be showcasing the latest microscopy innovations and advancements at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), September 12-17, 2016, at McCormick Place, in Chicago, IL. ZEISS experts will be on hand at Booth # E-5502 to highlight and demonstrate ZEISS... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Ergonomic 120 kV S/TEM targets life and materials sciences.

August 25, 2016

Offering users access to scientific results regardless of experience, Talos™ L120C transmission/scanning transmission electron microscope (S/TEM) provides Hi-Res, 3D imaging and analysis capabilities. Automation and directed workflows foster facilitated adoption path and accelerate results without compromising performance. Along with ultra-stable optics, this 120 kV LaB6 S/TEM features MAPS™... Read More

Optics & Photonics

DIY Modular Microscopy Platform accepts wide component range.

August 22, 2016

To construct imaging system tailored to specific applications, Cerna optomechanical platform can be combined with choice of optical, electronic, motion control, and vision parts. Throat depth of 7.74 in. maximizes working volume for sample apparatuses as well as working space around optical path. Each rail side incorporates 95 mm wide dovetail that mates directly with microscope modules,... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

FEI and Cornell University Collaborate to Commercialize New EMPAD Detector

July 27, 2016

Speed, sensitivity and dynamic range will enable multichannel atomic-scale imaging and analysis of material properties such as electric and magnetic fields Hillsboro, Ore. and Ithaca, NY — FEI (NASDAQ: FEIC) and Cornell University have entered an agreement to commercialize a new high dynamic range detector for FEI’s electron microscopes. It promises to enable new kinds of multichannel imaging... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Automated S/TEM delivers high-performance imaging, analysis.

July 18, 2016

Themis™ Z scanning/transmission electron microscope (S/TEM) offers system stability and automated tuning routines that promote reproducible image resolution at high and low beam energies in both STEM and TEM modes. Energy dispersive x-ray systems let users configure system based on primary characterization needs, and iDPC detector, by using up to 90% of transmitted electrons, offers high... Read More

Optics & Photonics

How PCE Instruments' Borescopes Can Help Cut Machine-Failure Costs

July 5, 2016

Jupiter, Fla. - Machine failure is costly. Beyond the immediate machine repair and replacement expenses lie lost profits resulting from manufacturing downtime. The good news is, by using PCE Instruments’ borescopes for machine condition monitoring, manufacturers can identify changes indicative of a machine fault and take corrective action prior to critical machine failure. In effect, PCE... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Optics & Photonics, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Microscopy Systems support materials science applications.

June 29, 2016

Featuring advanced scanning electron microscope and focused ion beam technology, Helios™ G4 DualBeam Series offers automated sample preparation for transmission electron microscopy and 3D sample characterization. Phoenix FIB column offers low-voltage performance for ultra-low sample damage, while Elstar electron column with UC+ technology offers 4x more monochromated current than previous... Read More