Scopes

Optics & Photonics

Polarization Microscope aids crystalline structure investigation.

July 21, 2015

Fully coded and semi-automated, Leica DM4 P is used to investigate crystalline structures. Ability to be configured with either transmitted light axis or incident light axis as well as with both transmitted and incident light axis accommodates all polarization tasks. Along with LED illumination, features include strain-free optics and objectives as well as automatic store and recall functions. Optional equipment includes coded Bertrand lens and magnification changer. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Upright Microscopes are used for materials science and analysis.

July 14, 2015

Respectively designed for manual and automated operation, Leica DM4 M and DM6 M can be used for imaging, measurement, and analysis of similar features across many samples and materials. Modules of Leica Application Suite benefit such applications as steel inclusion rating, particle analysis, and phase/grain analysis. Along with pushbutton-actuated Illumination and Contrast Manager, features include LED illumination, settings recall, and 1.25x Panorama objective. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Articulating Borescope supports high-risk inspections.

July 14, 2015

Powered by rechargeable Li-ion battery, Freedomview Advanced Borescope combines 360° angulation, no light loss LED lighting, joystick-controlled operation, and 3.7 in. transflective touchscreen display. Hand-held viewing device works with 79 in. tungsten-braided probes that are highly maneuverable, capable of passing multiple obstacles and bends in pipe due to articulating 11 m distal end with 110° articulation in each direction. System is certified for Class 1 Div 2 hazardous locations. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Microscope System utilizes angle measuring eyepiece.

July 14, 2015

Available for modular tool microscope system, AME-5M Goniometer Eyepiece measures over 360° to accuracy of 5' (minutes) by use of rotary Vernier and crosshair eyepiece. Unit features white scale on black background and can be enlarged by 10X magnifier. Modular design enables user to attain magnifications from 3X–800X using choice of 3 microscope body styles, 3 rack-and-pinion mounting brackets, 2 illuminators, and 2 video adapters. System can handle workpieces up to 7 in. in length. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Industrial Videoscope delivers high quality still images, video.

July 2, 2015

Series C enables remote visual inspections of manufactured parts, structures, or areas that have limited direct visual access. While insertion tube maneuverability is enabled via flexible distal tip and spring neck design, combination of 8 brightness settings, glare reduction, high-intensity LED, and light-sensitive CCD camera chip technologies enables capture of images with desired brightness. Thumb-driven joystick controls 360° articulation of distal tip and up to 120° angulation. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Atomic Force Microscope delivers ultrafast scanning rates.

July 1, 2015

With integrated imaging and analysis software, FPGA-based digital controller, and mechanical design, 9500 provides scan rates up to 2 sec/frame (256x256 pixels). More than 6 AFM imaging modes are supported by standard nose cone, which can be interchanged with specialized nose cones as needed, and system offers 90 µm closed-loop AFM scanner with atomic resolution, environmental control, and temperature control. Workflow-based GUI provides step-by-step guidance.
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Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Flow Microscopy Measurement System offers precise control.

June 10, 2015

Mounted directly to Discovery Hybrid Rheometer, Modular Microscope Accessory (MMA) enables simultaneous high-resolution optical microscopy with precise control and measurement of flow. Counter-rotating stage operates in conjunction with rotating upper plate to establish stagnation plane which aids qualitative and quantitative image analysis. System provides temperature-controlled microscopy at magnifications up to 100X and may be operated in bright field, fluorescent, or polarized light. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Articulating Video Borescope utilizes metal-braided probes.

June 1, 2015

Featuring portable, handheld design, Rigel Articulating Video Borescope is suited for routine inspections in harsh environments. Waterproof, interchangeable probes provide tip articulation of 120° in 2 directions for 9.8 ft models and 180° in each direction for 3.3 and 6.5 ft models. Equipped with CMOS video chip and adjustable LED illumination, borescope has ergonomic control unit with 3.5 in. color digital LCD. Data can be stored on SD card or transferred via USB or video output. Read More

Optics & Photonics

High-Magnification Microscopes serve industrial QC applications.

May 19, 2015

Equipped with Vernier micrometer heads, TM-8 and TM-10 feature magnifications of 50X, 100X, and 200X with 10X eyepiece as well as 5X, 10X, and 20X objective lenses that have revolving nosepiece and positive stop. Separate 20X eyepiece is available to double magnifications (up to 400X) and lengthen working distances, while optional objectives from 1X–4X and 5X–40X are available to reach up to 800X magnification. Leveraging video adapter, these microscopes can offer videoscope functionality. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Portable Datalogger facilitates wind measurement.

May 18, 2015

Engineered for challenges faced by developers and operators, Nomad 3 Data Logger offers flexible and straightforward use, works with diverse range of wind sensors, and employs Linux OS. Rugged device, which supports transport via backpack, is supported by telemetry and data storage features that enhance capacity for remote data management. Along with wireless connectivity, features include data compression and encryption, Web-enabled device accessibility, and remote configuration support.
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Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Video Measuring Microscope offers image processing capability.

May 1, 2015

Used for measurement/dimensioning of geometric elements, MarVision MM 320 integrates CCD color camera with zoom lens, 23 in. touchscreen PC with keyboard and mouse, and Windows® 7-based M3 software. Automatic edge detection allows even low-contrast features to be measured, while Multi Touch function provides continuous variable magnification using touchscreen or mouse. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Wireless Microscopy Instruments enhance classroom interactivity.

April 29, 2015

While Leica EZ4 W consists of educational stereo microscope with built-in wireless camera, Leica ICC50 W digital camera can be added to educational compound microscopes. Both Wi-Fi®-capable systems transfer HD images directly to mobile devices; iOS- and Android-compatible AirLab App allows capture, annotation, sharing, and organization of images to foster interactivity within biology, anatomy, chemistry, geology, and material sciences classrooms. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Microscope delivers precision and repeatability.

April 28, 2015

Designed for inspection, analysis, and measurement in QC, QA, failure analysis, R&D, and forensics, Leica DVM6 tracks specific parameter values and saves them with image data. Reports and documentations can be generated by pressing one button. Along with integrated illumination options and PlanApo-corrected optics, features include tilting microscope head, 16:1 zoom range and choice of objectives that cover magnification range from 10x to 2,350x to resolve details down to size of 0.4 µm. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Digital Pathology Research Scanner supports various imaging modes.

April 27, 2015

Based on Leica DM600 B microscope, Aperio VERSA features optimized optical pathway and offers combination digital pathology research scanner for brightfield, fluorescence, and FISH imaging. Automation and optional 200 slide autoloader enable unsupervised batch processing, from low-magnification to high-resolution oil immersion scanning. Scanned slides can be accessed via Aperio eSlide Manager web or client viewers. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics, Display & Presentation Equipment

Portable LED Stroboscope uses bright, high-powered LED lamps.

April 21, 2015

Designed for speed and frequency measurements in motion and vibration analysis, Series DT-326B comes in 8.2 x 2.8 x 2.4 in. ABS enclosure, uses LED array to provide bright, stable strobe light over measurement range, and operates for up to 12 hr on one charge of rechargeable lithium battery. Flash rate range is 60–120,000 fpm (1–2,000 Hz), and accuracy is 0.01% ±1 digit FS @ 77°F. CE-approved unit can also be AC powered and supports input signal flash delay from: 0–999 msec (0° to 359°). Read More

Optics & Photonics

Articulating Hand-Held Video Borescope increases accessibility.

April 16, 2015

Offering up to 4 hr of video capture on full charge of rechargeable LI-polymer battery, Rigel Articulating Video Borescope aids inspections where operators have to examine internal parts through narrow openings. Probe neck can articulate in 2 directions – 180° in each direction with 1 and 2 m ft probes and 120° in each direction with 3 m probes, and CMOS video camera chip offers 100,000 pixel resolution for 4 mm probes and 450,000 pixel for 5.5 mm probes. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Modular Inverted Microscope targets industrial applications.

March 25, 2015

Upgradeable as needed, Leica DMi8 accelerates workflow via sample placement and changeover processes. Stage carries up to 30 kg, and location of optics below stage enables large sample sizes to be accommodated; sample height is not restricted. Once focused on stage, sample remains in focus throughout all different magnifications as well as while similar samples are imaged. Features also include step-by-step analysis guidance and macro objective that offers 35 mm field of view. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Virtual Slide Scanners support fluorescence applications.

March 20, 2015

Providing high-speed fluorescence and brightfield scanning, with ability to scan brightfield slide in under 2 min, VS120 Series offers automated approach to digitizing and sharing images and data across research, clinical, and educational applications. Model VS120-S6, equipped with Hamamatsu Orca Flash 4.0 sCMOS fluorescence camera, can scan up to 6 slides automatically with re-designed scanning stage supporting 60x and 100x oil immersion or 30x and 60x silicon objectives. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Multiphoton Microscopes are suited for live cell, in-vivo imaging.

February 23, 2015

FluoView FVMPE-RS series includes multiphoton laser scanning microscopes with gantry frame and inverted microscope frames. Gantry microscope frame features stable, arch-like structure that allows space beneath objective to accommodate experiments of varied sizes. Volume of 640 x 355 x 520 mm is available if stage is removed. Inverted microscope frame is suited for observation of cells in 3D cultures, where multiple layers of cells are cultured in petri dish or similar vessel. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Mini Digital Videoscopes provide 400 x 400 pixel resolution.

February 16, 2015

Measuring less than 1.4 mm OD including illumination, minnieScope™-XS Videoscopes combine minnieCam™ CMOS image sensor, imaging optics, video processing unit, and flexible cable. Units are suited for medical devices where clinical use could be enhanced with addition of embedded real-time optical imaging. Available in variety of sizes and stiffness, steering conduits provide full 360° steerability with single hand operation, in small shaft profile. Read More