Press Release Summary:
Flashport System enables exact exposure and documentation of fast moving objects in incident and transmissive light as well as objects with low degree of reflection. With color temperature of approximately 5,500 K, product can be used with daylight films and optional color and GFP fluorescence excitation filters. Applications include stereo-microscopy and macroscopy applications in industry and life-science.
Original Press Release:
SCHOTT Fostec Introduces the Flashport System For Cold Light Sources
August 15, 2003 - SCHOTT Fostec introduces the Flashport System, a fully functioning flash system for stereo-microscopy and macroscopy applications in industry and life-science. The System is also used in forensic applications to intensify fluorescence excitation for documentation of fingerprints and other forensic evidence.
The Flashport enables exact exposure and documentation of fast moving objects in incident and transmissive light as well as objects with a low degree of reflection. Possessing a color temperature of about 5500 K, the Flashport produces a high flash intensity. The unit can also be used with daylight films and optional color and GFP fluorescence excitation filters. The Flashport is a unique system for stereo microscopy applications using fiber optic illumination.
Located in Auburn, New York, SCHOTT Fostec manufactures and supplies Fiberoptic and LED illumination solutions for Machine Vision, Industrial OEM, Microscopy and Medical applications. The company is a subsidiary of SCHOTT Corporation, a diversified international organization with a successful history of improving how people live and work through expert solutions in specialty materials, components and systems. The SCHOTT Group has over 100 years of experience in the manufacture of special glass and glass-related systems, employing more than 18,000 people worldwide with sales of nearly $1.8 billion. More information is available at www.schott.com.
SCHOTT Fostec is located at 62 Columbus Street, Auburn, New York. A Division of SCHOTT North America, Inc.
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