OPTIKA IM-7 Trinocular Inverted Phase Contrast Microscope

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IM-7 represents the best of what Optika dedicates to the world of research. This model was created to meet all the needs related to research in life science and designed to be complemented by a series of packages dedicated to more advanced individual applications. For all intents and purposes, IM-7 is to be considered as an inverted imaging platform, due to its high expandability and state-of-the-art quality.

Product Specifications

Optical system Infinity corrected.
Head Trinocular (Siedentopf); Inclination 45°; Interpupillary distance 47-78 mm; Tube inner diameter 30 mm; Built-in Bertrand lens.
Photo tubes Trino Port/Binocular: 100/0 ; 50/50 ; 0/100; Left Side Port/Binocular: 100/0 ; 0/100.; Right Side Port/Binocular: 100/0; 20/80.
Eyepieces PLAN WF10x/25 mm, high eyepoint and with built-in rubber cups; focusable.
Nosepiece Sextuple ball bearings revolving nosepiece, reversed; DIC slots fo all positions.
Objectives Freely configurable in terms of objectives, by choosing among:
Infinity-corrected Semi-Apochromatic, Long Working Distance objectives, field flatness up to F.N. 25.
Objectives 20x, 40x, and 60x feature a correction collar in order to compensate for various thicknesses of cover glasses or different containers.
  • M-1320: IOS U-PLAN F (SEMI-APO) PH 4x/0.13, W.D. 16.5 mm, Cover glass
  • M-1321: IOS U-PLAN F (SEMI-APO) PH 10x/0.3, W.D. 7.4 mm, Cover glass 1.2 mm
  • M-1322: IOS U-PLAN F (SEMI-APO) PH 20x/0.45, W.D. 7.5 - 8.8 mm, Cover glass 0 - 2 mm
  • M-1323: IOS U-PLAN F (SEMI-APO) PH 40x/0.60, W.D. 3.0 - 4.4 mm, Cover glass 0 - 2 mm
  • M-1324: IOS U-PLAN F (SEMI-APO) PH 60x/0.70, W.D. 1.8 - 2.6 mm, Cover glass 0.1 - 1.3 mm
Magnification changer 1x, 1.5x
Specimen stage 340×230 mm, three-layers mechanical stage; 130×85 mm moving range; Moving mechanism: Rack and pinion (flexible knob); Holder for Petri dish, 160×110 mm; Holder for Terasaki plate (96 well); Holder for 1 slide. Anti-scratch painting.
Focusing Coaxial coarse and fine focusing mechanism with limit stop to prevent the contact between objective and specimen; Adjustable tension of coarse focusing knob; 10 mm coarse total travel; Coarse travel per single rotation: 2 mm; Fine travel per single rotation: 0.2 mm; Fine graduations: 100; Fine resolution: 2 μm.
Condenser Koehler type, 6-position, focusable, centrable; N.A. 0.55; Iris diaphragm; Phase contrast positions: 10x PH, 20x PH, 40x PH (rings included); DIC positions: DIC1 (10x), DIC2 (20x, 40x, 60x) (prisms not included); 26 mm working distance.
Transmitted illumination (Full Koehler) X-LED10; 10W LED, high efficiency, 6000K; Brightness control; 65.000-hour lifetime.
Incident illumination Upgradable to Incident Fluorescence illumination through the purchase of the components indicated in the fluoscence package table.
Differential Interference Contrast (DIC) Upgradable to DIC through the purchase of the components indicated in the DIC package table.

HBO Fluorescence Package Includes:

  • M-1330: EPI Fluorescence internal attachment
  • M-151.1: OSRAM 100W HBO high pressure mercury bulb
  • M-1332: HBO Lamp house
  • PS-HBO: Optika 100W HBO power supply
  • M-1334: 6-position fluorescence filterbox turret
  • M-1335: UV protector orange shield
  • M-1336: B (Blue) filterblock, filters included; Excitation filter (nm): 460 - 490, Dichroic cut-off mirror (nm): 505, Emission filter (nm): 515LP
  • M-1337: G (Green) filterblock, filters included; Excitation filter (nm): 510 - 550, Dichroic cut-off mirror (nm): 570, Emission filter (nm): 575LP
  • M-1338: V (Violet) filterblock, filters included; Excitation filter (nm): 385 - 425, Dichroic cut-off mirror (nm): 440, Emission filter (nm): 455LP
  • M-1339: UV (Ultraviolet) filterblock, filters included; Excitation filter (nm): 325 - 375, Dichroic cut-off mirror (nm): 415, Emission filter (nm): 435LP
  • M-1340: Aperture diaphragm slider
  • M-1341: Field diaphragm slider
  • M-1342: Slider with neutral density filter for HBO illumination
  • M-1343: Empty fluorescence filterblock

DIC Package Includes:

  • M-1350: DIC Prism for 10x
  • M-1351: DIC Prism for 20x
  • M-1352: DIC Prism for 40x
  • M-1353: DIC prism for 60x
  • M-1354: DIC 1 prism 10x for condenser
  • M-1355: DIC 2 prism 20x-40x-60x for condenser
  • M-1356: Slider with rotating analyzer

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