X-Light V2

Fast and versatile spinning disk
model for live and fixed cell imaging
Full compatibility
Plug-in spinning disk
Custom relay lenses

Description

  • Upgrade your inverted and upright microscopes
  • Plug-and-play Spinning Disk Box for wide range of patterns
  • Use of custom-designed lenses for high quality fluorescence imaging
  • Full compatibility with Crest Super-Resolution modules

Heart Cell – Isolated myocyte imaged at 330 fps, calcium signal on the right

How you see

Technical Features

Spectral range (confocal/widefield): excitation: 400-750 nm; emission: 400-850 nm
Software controlled bypass mode: widefield to confocal
Fastest spinning disk in the market: 15.000 rpm rotation speed for artefact-free high speed acquisitions
Tailor-made disks: 50 um pinholes with two different pinole spacing. High throughput and custom pattern disks available on demand
Axial Resolution (FWHM): ~600 nm (High NA 1.4)
Field of view: 18 mm
Exchangeable, synchronized and sealed: the disk box is one of the most versatile features of the new V3. Dust protection and synchronization signals out to the camera make it reliable and faster. Perfect for high speed acquisitions
Lateral Resolution (FWHM): ~230 nm (High NA 1.4) diffraction limited
Motorized filter wheels: 8-positions cleanup filter wheel (available on request), 5-positions dichroic filter wheel, 8-positions emission filter wheel

Compatibility

List of compatible products

Detectors

Photometrics
Hamamatsu
Andor technology
PCO

Microscopes

Nikon
Olympus
Leica
Zeiss

Software

MetaMorph
NIS-Elements
MicroManager
Volocity
VisiView

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Distributors

CrestOptics relies on a large network of experienced and trained distributors worldwide who provide full commercial and technical support to laboratories and facilities