Vision Engineering Ltd


Vision Engineering manufactures quality optical stereo microscopes and non-contact optical / video measuring systems for industry. These systems are used by engineers and scientists worldwide for inspection and measurement or as production tools.

Many of our systems benefit from patented optical principles which expand the exit pupil of the subject and offer the operator freedom of head and body position, improving comfort and increasing efficiency. Conventional microscope eyepieces are no longer required.

Stereo Microscopes

A range of patented stereo microscopes, offering fatigue-free viewing with superb hand/eye co-ordination, for improved quality and productivity ... 

Mantis Elite-Cam Stereo Microscope with Camera

Mantis Elite-Cam is a variant of the successful Mantis Elite stereo microscope, with an internally integrated USB2.0 camera allowing effortless image capture and documentation.

Mantis Elite is a patented 'eyepieceless' stereo microscope, offering truly superb 3-D imaging and unparalleled levels of comfort, reducing operator fatigue and increasing quality and productivity. With magnification options up to x20, Mantis Elite is the high performance stereo viewer of choice for a wide range of precision tasks requiring magnification. 

Lynx Dynascope Stereo Inspection Microscope

Lynx is a unique eyepieceless stereo inspection microscope for intricate tasks requiring high-resolution stereo viewing. The eyepieceless optics of Lynx significantly increase head freedom and eye relief, reducing operator stress and fatigue over long periods of time.

Lynx is used in a wide range of inspection applications including general manufacturing, electronics, precision engineering, medical devices, plastics and rubber.   

SX Family of Stereo Zoom Microscopes

The SX family of stereo zoom microscopes incorporate over 50 years of experience to deliver a competitive family of stereo microscopes with first class performance.

The SX25 is a high quality, entry-level stereo microscope, designed to provide outstanding value without compromising performance. The SX25 is the ideal solution for routine life science and industrial applications, or for educational use, with a robust design and a range of stand and magnification options.

Designed as an affordable stereo zoom microscope, the SX45 with its long working distance, precision optics and compact design is the perfect solution to many industrial and biological applications. A wide array of optional accessories allows for further tailoring to individual requirements.

The SX80 and SX100 incorporate over 50 years of proven optical experience in a high quality CMO-series stereo zoom microscope. With exceptional optics, the modular SX80 and SX100 deliver superb image quality at a competitive price, with a wide array of options providing complete flexibility. 

Optical / Video Measuring Microscopes & Systems

Vision Engineering leads the world in the design and manufacture of non-contact measurement equipment. Systems range from simple 2-axis 'shop floor' measuring microscopes to 3-axis fully automated Video Edge Detection (VED) measuring platforms, all offering high accuracy, repeatable measurement of complex manufactured components of all materials ...

Falcon 300 Video Measuring System

Vision Engineering's Falcon incorporates over 50 years of proven optical experience, in a high accuracy 3-axis non-contact video measuring system. Packed with technical innovations, Falcon delivers high accuracy measurement results in a compact footprint, yet is suitable for both shop-floor quality control and manufacturing inspection applications.

Falcon provides fast and accurate 3-axis measurement of both routine and complex precision component parts. From simple, single-feature operation to multi-point video edge detection measurements, Falcon combines amazing simplicity with high accuracy and repeatability.  

Hawk Optical & Video Measuring Microscopes

Vision Engineering's Hawk 300 VED & Hawk 5000 VED are the first non-contact measuring microscopes to offer the option of either video and/or optical measurement, providing users with the ability to perform higher volume batch video measurement routines, or high accuracy optical measurements for one-off or critical parts.

Hawk combines both superior optical images with the speed and simplicity of video measurement to provide unrivalled flexibility for a wide range of inspection and measurement tasks.

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