Press Release Summary:
MIDAS(TM) (Microscope Inspection Digital Application System) allows for viewing, capturing, and documenting of images from any direction or angle. System includes 1.3-megapixel USB camera and Â¼ in. color CMOS image sensor with 10-200x magnification. Illumination is provided by 6 white LEDs, polarizing lens prevents glare and reflection, and handheld trigger permits 1,280 x 1,024 pixel image capture. Unit can be used alone or is available with gooseneck arm or adjustable boomstand.
Original Press Release:
Luxo's MIDAS(TM): Adding Versatility to Digital Image Viewing and Capture
Digital handheld inspection system for inspection and assembly applications.
Luxo's new MIDAS(TM) (Microscope Inspection Digital Application System) is a universally-positionable digital inspection system which provides a versatile way of viewing, capturing and documenting images from any direction or angle. MIDAS(TM) features a polarizing lens, 1.3 MP USB Camera and ¼" Color CMOS image sensor to provide a magnification range of 10X to 200X. The system is ideal for assembly, repair, inspection, leak detection, document authenticity, criminology, museum and artwork restoration, currency verification and gemstone and mineral examination.
Six white LEDs provide abundant illumination while a polarizing lens prevents glare and reflection by reducing the wavelengths of light mirrored through the optics of the camera. MIDAS(TM) has a 150mm working distance at 10X magnification and a 13mm working distance at 50X magnification. MIDAS(TM) is operated using a handheld trigger which permits hi-resolution, 1280x1024 (HxV) pixel, image capture.
Construction & Finishes: MIDAS(TM) can be used alone or is available with either a 13.8 inch gooseneck arm or an adjustable boomstand with a 9.8 inch horizontal and 11.6 inch vertical reach.
MIDAS(TM) is UL/cUL listed and carries a five-year warranty.
Ordering Information: Literature, specifications and pricing for MIDAS(TM) is available from Luxo, Five Westchester Plaza, Elmsford, New York 10523. Telephone: (914) 345-0067. Fax: (914) 345-0068. Visit Luxo on the web at: www.luxous.com.
Luxo is a worldwide pioneer in multi-adjustable, spring-balanced task lights, illuminated magnifiers and microscope systems, since 1934.