October 31, 2005 Mill Creek, WA -- Westover Scientific has introduced two products packaged into a series of three optical inspection kits aimed at the access market. The company says the products, the FBE Probe Microscope and the HD2 Handheld Display, raise the standard for economical performance in optical inspection.
Combined, the products comprise the company's FBE-S Access Solution kits. Pricing for the kits starts at $1250. The FBE Probe Microscope is available in either 200x or 400x versions and includes a range of inspection tips used for the most common applications. The company says that new features of its HD2 Handheld Display include a battery-saving GripSwitch power mode, a high-contrast 3.5-inch LCD screen, and the option to use alkaline batteries.
The company's FBP-SE Precision Solution kits combine the HD2 display with the company's P1 (200x) or P5 (200x/400x) probe microscopes. The company says these kits offer access to its catalog of over 120 inspection tips, and are priced starting at $1600.
The company is also offering new combinations of its FBP-S Premier Solution kits, which combine the P1 or P5 probe with the HD1 3.5-inch LCD display with integrated Li-Ion battery. These kits also include a selection of precision stainless steel tips, and are priced starting at $2430.