The idea for a better portable microscope has been born out of necessity as the airline industry has continued to decrease the size and weight requirements for luggage.  In the past, the way weight has been addressed is to consider a table mounted microscope or a Tripod floor system.  Both of these styles have their issues and at the beginning we decided that neither of these mounting systems was desired.

 bladder2Our easily movable floor stand has high quality locking wheels that give our microscope the flexibility and efficiency needed for high volume surgery in unusual settings.

 

m2720In order to travel safely, we turned to the best case maker in the industry - Pelican.  The Pelican case is proven and reliable and it is what we wanted for protection of the EPIC line.  However in order to to utilize a Pelican, we had to commit to having the complete microscope and floor stand at 30 pounds or less given the nearly 20 pounds for a Pelican case.

You'll find the EPIC portable microscope full of innovations that have been several years in the making. The following are some of the innovations that you'll enjoy:

DSC 7638bThe EPIC  II stool has been updated with a round 13" seat that we've all been waiting for!  How many times have you been unable to find a comfortable seat that adjusts easily or that needs a phonebook to get to the right height?  Our stool has a range from 20" to 28"!!

The EPIC video teaching and recording system can be added to the EPIC operating microscope or any Zeiss compatible microscope.  The latest EPIC video system can be operated via an Android or iPhone app, via your voice or with the on camera buttons.  It records in resolutions up to 4K and records audio along with the video.  Our included high definition monitor displays 16.7 million true colors and is the same monitor that professional photographers use for on location shoots.   

Our EPIC video system has been 2 years in development with the purposes of:

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