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Scanning Stages From Prior Scientific

Prior is a company which specializes in optical microscopy, particularly in the area of microscope automation and other advanced optical technology solutions for the scientific market. The scanning stages range produced by Prior is particularly known for its quality and celebrated by laboratory personnel worldwide for streamlining the workflow in the laboratory and improving the quality of observational data using microscopy technologies.

One of Prior's latest product ranges is the H117 stage series. The ProScan H117 range of  flat top inverted stages features easy access through its completely flat top and features advanced Prior IST (intelligent scanning technology), a feature also available with Prior's H101 and H107 stages. Intelligent scanning technology permits preprogramming of each stage with parameters which ensure optimal performance for each of these scanning stages. The ProScan II controller works along with IST to make the adjustments needed to keep up optimal metric accuracy and the highest orthogonality.

Features of the ProScan H117 Flat Top Inverted Stage Include:

  • Travel range of 114 mm x 75 mm
  • .01 um minimum step size
  • 10 kg maximum load
  • 60 mm/second maximum speed
  • Compatible with most modern inverted microscopes
  • Compatible with a wide range of incubators and sample holders
  • Quiet operation
  • Reliable performance
  • Repeatability of 1 um or better
  • Flat top provides easy access

 

The Prior H117 range of scanning stages is compatible with microscopes including:

  • Leica DMIR and DMI4000/5000/6000
  • Nikon Ti and TE2000
  • Olympus IX51/71/81, GX51/71
  • Zeiss Axiovert 200
  • Axio Observer

 

The Prior H101 a is a flexible upright microscope stage which also features Prior's Intelligent Scanning Technology, a feature available with H117 and H107 stages as well. 

The H101a is available with a variety of ball screw pitch options; greater smoothness and accuracy can be achieved with a 1mm pitch ball screw and 2mm pitch ball screws chosen for higher speeds. Rotary and linear encoders can be fitted with all Prior H101a series stages.

Features of the Prior H101a flexible upright microscope scanning stages include:

  • Travel range of 114 mm x 75 mm
  • .02 um minimum step size
  • 10 kg maximum load
  • 60 mm/second maximum speed
  • Compatibility with most major brands of microscope
  • Compatible with a wide range of sample holders
  • Quiet operation
  • Reliable performance
  • Repeatability of 1 um or better
  • Flat top provides easy access
  • Compatible with 2000 and 4000 count per revolution rotary encoders
  • Compatible with .5 um, .1 um and .05 um linear encoders

Date added: 2015-05-25 10:55:15