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Publication Date: 02/1/2009
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Stereo Zoom Microscope from Vision Engineering
New microscopes and accessories.
New Milford, CT — Vision Engineering has introduced its impressive new stereo zoom microscope, the SX45, for greater affordability without compromising optical performance. The instrument is the latest addition to the company's extensive range of stereo viewers. While affordable, the microscope maintains the optical excellence expected on an optical solution from Vision Engineering.

The new microscope is an suitable investment for the budget conscious engineer looking for a stereo microscope with high performance optics — in an instrument that provides the combination of optical excellence and affordability. Operating costs for the microscope are kept to a minimum through long-life LED illumination.

A trinocular viewing attachment may be used, as well as the option for a digital or USB camera to be used simultaneously. In addition, multimedia solutions are available for image archiving, acquisition, processing, analysis and documentation.

The microscope is available in a variety of stand options, including: the bench stand for optimum stability and substage illumination; the boom mount for greater working distances and added versatility; the articulated arm, suitable for large and customized work stations/benches requiring extended reach.

The zoom ratio is 6.3:1, and the magnification is 50X. The insrument provides extended long working distances and a large depth of field, offering operators optimized functionality for inspection and rework.

Contact: Vision Engineering, 570 Danbury Rd., New Milford, CT 06776. 860-355-3776 fax: 860-355-0712. Web:

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