OPTIKA IM-3MET Trinocular Inverted Metallurgical Microscope



IM Series has been engineered and designed to be your ideal solution for fast and reliable routine inspections. The glass stage surface allows an optimal visual access to the objective turret. The straight neck leaves ample room for sample positioning and for the most advanced probes. A particularly simple and ingenious optical design allows stable alignments and smooth and accurate movements.

Assembled in Italy

Observation ModesBrightfield, polarised light.
HeadTrinocular observation head, inclined 45°.
Diopter adjustment on left eyepiece.
Interpupillary adjustment 50-75 mm.
EyepiecesWide field eyepieces WF10x/22 with field number 22.
ObjectivesInfinity corrected optical system IOS (Infinity Optical System).
IOS LWD U-PLAN MET 5x/0.15, W.D. 10.8 mm
IOS LWD U-PLAN MET 10x/0.30, W.D. 10 mm
IOS LWD U-PLAN MET 20x/0.45, W.D. 4 mm
IOS LWD U-PLAN MET 50x/0.55, W.D. 7.9 mm
All objectives are treated with an anti-fungus treatment.
StageFixed stage, dimensions 250 x 160 mm.
Metal stage insert with hole for small dimension specimens.
Mechanical stage mountable on the right side of the stage, total dimension = 250 x 230 mm, X-Y translation range 120 x 80 mm.
Metallic interchangeable inserts as sample holder.
Pair of side extensions to expand the surface of the stage.
NosepieceQuintuple revolving nosepiece, rotation on ball bearings.
FocusingCoaxial coarse and fine focusing mechanism (graduated, 0.002mm) with upper stop, to prevent the contact between objective and specimen. Adjustable tension of coarse focusing knob.
IlluminationHalogen bulb 12V/50W; intensity light control using a knob on the left side of the frame.
Voltage: 110/240Vac, 50/60Hz, 1A; Fuse: T3.15A 250V.
Max power required: 62W
DimensionsHeight: 390 mm
Width: 220 mm
Width with optional mechanical stage: 300 mm
Depth: 680 mm
Weight: 9 kg
AccessoriesPolarizing filter, rotatable analyzer filter, blue and green filter. Instruction manual and dust cover included.
WarrantyTen (10) Years mechanical and optical parts
Two (2) Years electrical

IM-3MET Technical sheet
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IM-3MET User’s Manual
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Optika M-622 Halogen Bulb 12V 50W (only for IM-3MET)
SKU: OPM-622
OPTIKA M-792 Mechanical Stage for IM-3 Series
SKU: OPM-792
OPTIKA M-746 100x/0.8 IOS LWD MET PLAN Objective
SKU: OPM-746
OPTIKA M-738 50x/0.55 IOS LWD MET PLAN Objective
SKU: OPM-738
OPTIKA M-737 20x/0.45 IOS LWD MET PLAN Objective
SKU: OPM-737
OPTIKA M-736 10x/0.3 IOS LWD MET PLAN Objective
SKU: OPM-736
OPTIKA M-735 5x/0.15 IOS LWD MET PLAN Objective
SKU: OPM-735
OPTIKA M-036 Dust Cover
SKU: OPM-036
OPTIKA M-005 Micrometric Slide
SKU: OPM-005
OPTIKA M-788 Photo Adapter For REFLEX Camera With FULL FRAME Sensor
SKU: OPM-788
OPTIKA M-699 Universal Adapter for M-173
SKU: OPM-699
OPTIKA M-619 Photo Adapter For REFLEX Camera With FULL FRAME Sensor
SKU: OPM-619
OPTIKA M-602 Wide Field 10x/22mm Micrometer Eyepiece (Single)
SKU: OPM-602
OPTIKA M-601 Wide Field 15x/16mm Eyepiece (Single)
SKU: OPM-601
OPTIKA M-625 Wide Field 10x/22mm Eyepiece (Single)
SKU: OPM-625
OPTIKA M-114 0.5x C-Mount Projection Lens
SKU: OPM-114
OPTIKA M-116 0.63x C-Mount Projection Lens
SKU: OPM-116
OPTIKA M-173 Photo Adapter for APS-C and Full Frame Reflex Cameras
SKU: OPM-173
OPTIKA M-793.2 Terasaki & 65mm Petri Dish Holder For IM Series
SKU: OPM-793.2
OPTIKA M-793.3 Slide & 54mm Petri Dish Holder For IM Series
SKU: OPM-793.3
OPTIKA M-793.4 Holder For 2+2 slides For IM Series
SKU: OPM-793.4
OPTIKA M-793.5 Metallurgical Sample Holder For IM-3MET
SKU: OPM-793.5
OPTIKA M-793.7 Load-Bearing Side Extension for IM-3 Series (Each)
SKU: OPM-793.7
OPTIKA M-793.1 38mm Petri Dish Holder For IM Series
SKU: OPM-793.1

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Weight36 lbs
Dimensions26 × 22 × 22 in


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