OPTIKA B-510MET Trinocular Metallurgical Microscope with Incident Illumination

  • Trinocular head, 360° rotatable
  • WF 10x/22mm eyepieces
  • 5x, 10x, 20x, 50x IOS W-PLAN MET objectives
  • X-LED8 incident illumination with variable control
  • 10 Year warranty
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OPTIKA B-510 Series is ideal for measuring needs, quality control applications, inspection in several fields, including manufacturing processes, soldering and material science.

With a field of view of 22 mm, B-510 material science microscopes are equipped with metallurgical attachment and the state-of-the-art, exclusive X-LED8 lighting source as reflected illumination; when included, transmitted light is through X-LED³ lighting source. The oblique illumination opens new horizons by revealing with relief contrast and significant clarity even the finest details, which may be hard to be distinguished when using conventional brightfield techniques.

Objectives are IOS W-PLAN MET and NCG (no cover glass), being purposely designed for microscopy use with no a cover slip whilst Köhler diaphragm optimizes the microscope optical path to produce high sample contrast and homogeneous bright light, reducing image artifacts.

Reflected light microscopy is the method to observe specimens which remain opaque even when ground to a thickness of few microns. The range of specimens falling into this category contains metals, ores, ceramics, polymers, semiconductors (unprocessed silicon, wafers, and integrated circuits), coal, plastics, paint, paper, wood, leather, and a wide variety of specific materials.


Product Specifications

Observation Methods Incident light only: Brightfield, Simple Polarization, Oblique Illumination.
Head Trinocular, 30° inclined, rotatable 360°, ±5 dioptric adjustment on left eyepiece, interpupillary adjustment 50 - 75 mm, Fixed photo port, 50/50 ratio.
Eyepieces Plan wide field, PL 10x/22, high eyepoint
Nosepiece Quintuple revolving nosepiece, rotation on ball bearings
Objectives IOS W-PLAN MET 5x, 10x, 20x, 50x
Stage Double layer with mechanical sliding stage, size 233 x 147 mm, X-Y movement range 78 x 54 mm. Belt-drive in X direction. Vernier scale on two axes, accuracy 0.1 mm
Condenser NONE
Focusing Coaxial coarse and fine focusing mechanism (graduated, 0.002 mm) with upper stop. Adjustable tension of coarse focusing knob.
Incident Illumination High-efficiency X-LED8 (8 W, comparable to a 100 W halogen bulb), manual brightness control. Kohler illumination system with field and aperture diaphragms, both centrable. Oblique illumination system for relief contrast.
Warranty Ten (10) Years mechanical and optical parts
Two (2) Years electrical

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