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MT8500 Series BF/DF Metallurgical

Meiji Metallurgical Microscopes MT8500 Series

Meiji Techno's new upright incident and transmitted light metallurgical microscope with Brightfield/Darkfield is the new and cost-effective MT8500 Series. The MT8500 Series employs all new and improved Plan Episcopic optical system. Meiji Techno's ICOS (Infinity Corrected Optical System) makes the observation and evaluation of metallurgical specimens fast and easy while delivering an excellent cost-to-performance ratio. The MT8500 Series features include:

Computer Aided Design
Ergonomically positioned controls
Comfortable Siedentopf viewing head
50W Vertical Koehler Illuminator with auto voltage sensing power supply
30W Transmitted Koehler Illuminator with auto voltage sensing power supply
Brightfield, Darkfield and Simple Polarized Light observation modes


Model MA815 is the Siedentopf-type binocular head and Model MA816 is the trinocular head for camera integration. Each head has the eyetubes inclined at 30° with the left eyetube having graduated diopter settings. The interpupillary distance is adjustable between 53mm - 75mm. An 80/20 beamsplitter for the trinocular tube can be engaged for photo work.

10X Super Widefield High Eyepoint eyepieces F.N.22 are standard, and 15X and 20X eyepieces are available as an option. A Super Widefield High Eyepoint 10X focusable eyepiece that accepts 25mm reticules is also available.

The smooth-operating, ball bearing mounted, quintuple nosepiece provides effortless objective changes.

Meiji Techno offers an assortment of Plan Epi Infinity Corrected objectives for Brightfield work.

Ceramic coated, flat top stage measures 191mm x 126mm with travel: 100mm(X) x 100mm(Y). Ergonomically positioned coaxial drop down controls.

Powerful 50 watt halogen vertical illumination along with 30W Transmitted Koehler Illumination provides super enhanced image quality and brightness for the observation of metallurgical specimens and photomicroscopy.

Meiji Techno offers a broad range of digital video cameras, which offer a cost-effective, versatile solution for asbestos analysis professionals. With the included software, one can preview and capture still shots and video to a PC or Mac with USB port. More information available here.



MT8500 Series Models
Model Head Illumination Eyepieces Objectives Stage
MT8520 Binocular 12V, 50W Vertical Koehler +
30W Transmitted Koehler
Plan Epi BD 5X,
10X, 20X, 50X
Ceramic Coated
Fixed flat-top
MT8530 Trinocular

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