AEI Optics Unlimited recently announced the availability of a compact, high-quality, portable microscope system that delivers real-time, flat-field images for use in a variety of industrial applications that require sophisticated inspection for manufacturing and quality-assurance processes. Specific applications include observing and measuring surface finishes, engraving or printing press cylinder depths, and observing and measuring aircraft skin crafts. Easy to use, the Video-Check Roll and the Video-Check Roll-Z produce precise images at a wide range of magnifications -- from 25 to 2350 times -- for quality observations and long-term storage.
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