The MAGUS Metal D600 BD Metallurgical Digital Microscope is designed for studying objects in reflected light using brightfield darkfield and polarization microscopy techniques. This microscope is used to examine metal and semiconductor samples as well as other flat and polished samples with high reflectivity. In transmitted light you can study translucent samples like thin films and particles trapped on filters. The microscope can be used in metallurgical and mechanical engineering industries in engineering and quality control laboratories as well as in technical universities.

Digital Camera

The MAGUS CLM30 digital camera is designed for use in fluorescence and darkfield microscopy techniques.
The camera is equipped with an 8.3MP sensor and produces realistic images at a resolution of 3840x2160px. The camera is recommended for use with 4x 10x 20x and 40x objectives. When working with low magnification objectives the camera will allow you to see finer details.
Video is recorded at 45fps or 70fps depending on its resolution: They are smooth with soft and subtle transitions between frames. The movement of the sample is displayed in real time with no delays. The camera makes it easy to work with objects that are moving and is suitable for classroom demonstrations.
The camera is equipped with a USB3.0 interface. The data transfer speed is 10 times faster than USB2.0 cameras. The high-speed camera is recommended for professional laboratories research or university training.


The trinocular head has a trinocular tube in which the digital camera is mounted. The beam splitter directs light to the camera there are two positions available: 100:0 and 0:100. The light beam goes all the way into either the eyepieces or the trinocular tube. Diopter adjustment ring is on the left eyepiece.

The magnification of the microscope in the basic configuration is 50–400x. Additional objectives and eyepieces will increase the range of magnification. The microscope uses plan achromatic objectives with long working distance for brightfield and darkfield microscopy techniques. There are five slots in the revolving nosepiece for mounting objectives – four objectives are included and one is optional. The revolving nosepiece with objectives is oriented toward the interior – the user can see the objective inserted into the optical path.


The illumination uses warm halogen lamps that do not cause eye fatigue even when working for long periods of time. The power of the transmitted light illuminator is 30W and the reflected light illuminator is 50W which ensures comfortable work using dark-field microscopy.

The reflected light illumination system contains: a darkfield device polarization device center-adjustable field and aperture diaphragms for Köhler illumination method and color filters. The light source can also be centered.

The transmitted light illumination system includes: a condenser with a flip-down lens for low magnification objectives and an aperture and field diaphragm for the Köhler method.

Stage and focusing mechanism

The specimen moves with the stage along two axes. The height of the examined sample should not exceed 20mm. To work with translucent samples the table has a transparent glass plate.

Focusing is adjusted by coaxial coarse and fine focusing knobs that are located on each side in the lower part of the microscope. This allows the observer to place their hands freely on the table rather than holding them in the air. The coarse focusing mechanism has a lock knob on the right side and tension adjustment on the left.


The range of accessories compatible with the MAGUS Metal 600 BD microscope includes: long working distance objectives for brightfield and darkfield eyepieces calibration slides and digital cameras.

Key features of the microscope:

  • Observations of opaque flat polished samples up to 20mm in reflected light using brightfield darkfield and polarization microscopy techniques
  • Observations of translucent samples in transmitted light
  • Trinocular tube for mounting a digital camera and a beam splitter with two positions (100:0 and 0:100)
  • Plan achromatic objectives with a long working distance; the BD stands for both brightfield and darkfield
  • Transmitted light illuminator – 30W halogen bulb reflected light illuminator – 50W halogen bulb ensures comfortable work using darkfield microscopy
  • Köhler illumination (reflected light) with the option of centering the light source field and aperture diaphragms; color filters
  • Köhler illumination (transmitted light) with centering and height-adjustable Abbe condenser flip-down condenser lens for low magnification objectives
  • Wide range of fully compatible eyepieces and objectives

Key features of the camera:

  • For fluorescence and darkfield microscopy with 4x 10x 20x and 40x objectives
  • 8.3MP resolution: When observing with low magnification objectives the camera will allow you to see finer details
  • 45fps and 70fps at 3840x2160px and 1920x1080px resolutions for observing moving samples recording video and moving the preparation without jerks and delays
  • Peltier element reduces the sensor temperature during prolonged operation and eliminates thermal noise. Therefore long shutter speeds can be used when taking photos
  • SONY Exmor color CMOS backlit sensor provides a low noise level and high light sensitivity even in low-light conditions. You will get clearer brighter and more color-saturated images
  • USB3.0 interface for fast smooth data transfer
  • Software with photo video recording editing external display functions linear and angular measurements

The kit includes:

  • The MAGUS CLM30 digital camera (digital camera USB cable 12V 3A adapter case Installation CD with drivers and software user manual and warranty card)
  • Base with a power input transmitted light source and condenser focusing mechanism stage and revolving nosepiece
  • Reflected light illuminator with a lamphouse
  • Trinocular head
  • Infinity plan achromatic objective: PL L5x/0.12 BD WD 9.7mm
  • Infinity plan achromatic objective: PL L10x/0.25 BD WD 9.3mm
  • Infinity plan achromatic objective: PL L20x/0.40 BD WD 7.2mm
  • Infinity plan achromatic objective: PL L40x/0.60 BD WD 3.0mm
  • Eyepiece 10x/22mm with long eye relief (2 pcs.)
  • Transparent stage plate
  • C-mount adapter 1x
  • Hex key wrench
  • AC power cord
  • Reflected light illuminator power cord
  • Dust cover
  • User manual and warranty card

Available on request:

  • 10x/22mm eyepiece with a scale
  • 12.5x/14mm eyepiece (2 pcs.)
  • 15x/15mm eyepiece (2 pcs.)
  • 20x/12mm eyepiece (2 pcs.)
  • 25x/9mm eyepiece (2 pcs.)
  • Infinity plan achromatic objective: PL L50х/0.70 BD WD 2.5mm
  • Infinity plan achromatic objective: PL L60x/0.70 BD WD: 1.9mm
  • Infinity plan achromatic objective: PL L80x/0.80 BD WD: 0.8 mm
  • Infinity plan achromatic objective: PL L100х/0.85 (dry) BD WD: 0.4mm
  • Calibration slide
Warranty years 5
EAN 5905555018300
Package size (LxWxH) cm 35.2x30.5x75
Shipping Weight kg 14.5
Head trinocular
Head inclination angle 30 °
Magnification range from 200x to 800x
Eyepiece tube diameter mm 30
Objectives infinity plan achromatic: PL L5x/0.12 BD PL L10x/0.25 BD PL L20x/0.40 BD PL L40x/0.60 BD; parfocal height 45mm (*optional: PL L50x/0.70 BD PL L60x/0.70 BD PL L80x/0.80 BD PL L100x/0.85 BD (dry))
Revolving nosepiece for 5 objectives
Working distance mm 9.7 (5x); 9.3 (10x); 7.2 (20x); 3.0 (40x); 2.5 (50x); 1.9 (60x); 0.80 (80x); 0.40 (100x)
Interpupillary distance mm 48 — 75
Stage mm 210x140
Stage moving range mm 75/50
Eyepiece diopter adjustment diopters ±5 (on the left tube)
Condenser transmitted light: center-adjustable and height-adjustable Abbe condenser NA 1.25 adjustable aperture diaphragm and flip-down lens with locking screws
Diaphragm transmitted and reflected light: built-in aperture and field diaphragms
Focus coaxial coarse focusing (25mm with a lock knob and tension adjusting knob) and fine focusing (0.002mm)
Brightness adjustment yes
Operating temperature range °C 5 — 35
Assembly and installation difficulty level complicated
Illumination location dual
Weight kg 11
=== Delimiter === Camera specifications
Sensor SONY Exmor CMOS
Color/monochrome color
Megapixels 8.3
Maximum resolution pix 3840x2160
Sensor size 1/1.2'' (11.14x6.26mm)
Pixel size μm 2.9x2.9
Light sensitivity 5970mV with 1/30s
Signal/noise ratio 0.15mV at 1/30s
Exposure 0.1ms–1h
Video recording yes
Image format *.jpg *.bmp *.png *.tif
Spectral range nm 380–650 (built-in IR filter)
Shutter type ERS (electronic rolling shutter)
System requirements Windows 8/10/11 (32bit and 64bit) Mac OS X Linux up to 2.8GHz Intel Core 2 or higher minimum 2GB RAM USB3.0 port CD-ROM 17' or larger display
Mount type C-mount
Camera power supply DC 5V from computer USB port; a 12V 3A adapter for Peltier element
Camera operating temperature range °С -10 — 50
Operating humidity range % 30 — 80
Type light/optical metallurgical
Nozzle Siedentopf
Magnification x 50–400 basic (*optional: 50–1000/1250/1500/2000/2500)
Eyepieces 10х/22mm eye relief: 10mm (*optional: 10x/22mm with scale 12.5x/14; 15x/15; 20x/12; 25x/9)
Stage features two-axis mechanical stage with a glass plate
Illumination halogen
Power supply 220±22V 50Hz AC network
Light filters green blue yellow matt
Additional built-in analyzer and removable polarizer darkfield device
User level experienced users professionals
Application metallurgical
Research method bright field dark field polarization
Pouch/case/bag in set dust cover
Frame rate fps at resolution 45@3840x2160; 70@1920x1080
Place of installation trinocular tube
Video format output: *.wmv *.avi *.h264 (Windows 8 and later) *h265 (Windows 10 and later)
White balance automatic/manual
Exposure control automatic/manual
Software features image size brightness exposure time
Software MAGUS View
Output USB 3.0 5Gb/s
Body CNC aluminum alloy

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