Mantis Compact UV is a unique ergonomic 3D inspection microscope from Vision Engineering fitted with UV LEDs which excels at low magnification tasks traditionally done with bench magnifiers or stereo microscopes.

UV and white light illumination for UV inspection applications with fast and accurate fault detection. Ideal for inspection, production, and repair of UV fluorescing agent such as conformal coatings or crack penetration dyes. Great depth of field and 3D depth perception make this ideal for 3D subjects. Also can be used for viewing UV security features.

Utilising Vision Engineering's patented eyepiece-less technology the Mantis Compact offers superior ergonomics reducing operator fatigue and improving productivity. Operators benefit from hand-eye co-ordination and complete freedom of head movement, with the ability to wear glasses if needed.

Mantis Compact is modular with several stand options and a choice of 4 objective lenses providing 2x, 4x, 6x or 8x magnification, which are easily interchangeable. Simply ‘twist and lock’ to change the objective lens. For higher magnification tasks up to 20x look for the Mantis Elite model which can be found below.

Switchable UV and White LED Illumination is integrated into the optical head providing bright white, true colour and shadow-free viewing.

Features include:

  • 2x, 4x, 6x, 8x magnification, quick change
  • 3D Stereo viewing
  • Long working distance and wide field of view
  • Ergonomic eyepiece-less design
  • Low operator fatigue, high productivity
  • UV + white LED Illumination, switchable

Choose Stand:

Universal stand (MES005) for flexibility and ease of use. Counter-balanced, simply lift and lower to focus.

Bench stand (MBS002) high stability with integral focus and substage illumination. The bench stand is ideal for higher magnifications and subjects requiring lighting from below. 

Choose Objectives:

Objective Lens magnification Working Distance Field of View
2x 167 mm 45 mm
4x 96 mm 27.5 mm
6x 73 mm 19.2 mm
8x 58.5 mm 14.3 mm

Package contents:

Mantis Compact UV LED Head (MCH002)
Choice of stand - Universal (MCS005) or Bench (MBS002)
Power supply (Type G - UK 3 pin plug) and dust cover
Choice of objective(s)

For full details of the Mantis range download the brochure in Product Attachments below.

More Information
Product List Attributes

• Ergonomic 3D Inspection
• 2x to 8x magnification
• UV + White LED Illumination
• Patented eyepiece-less optics

SKU Mantis-Compact-UV
Country of Manufacture United States
Used By: Industry, Laboratories
Measurement No
Magnification Type Fixed
Magnification 2x-8x
Illumination Type LED
Head Type Eyepiece-Less
Stand Type Boom Arm
Special Feature Ultraviolet

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Vision Mantis Compact UV 3D Inspection Microscope

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