Vision Engineering Mantis Elite Stereo Microscope (MEH-001)


Mantis Eliteis 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.

Mantis Elite with switchable two tube fluorescent lighting: The tubes can be either both UV for high intensity or one UV and one white for suitable lighting. PSU included.

Below prices reflect “common configurations, please contact us for quote on additional options and stands not shown below for special applications.

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Vision Engineering Mantis Elite Stereo Microscope Features:

  • x2 - x20 magnification options (2 in quick change turret)
  • True colour, LED illumination providing up to 10,000 hours of shadow-free viewing
  • Superior ergonomics for fatigue-free viewing and increased quality / productivity
  • Superb hand-eye co-ordination for inspection and manipulation tasks
  • Long working distance and large field of view
  • Choice of stands. Flexible swing arm with small footprint; Versatile articulated arm for applications requiring extended reach; Rigid bench stand for added stability or illumination options.


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Vision Engineering Mantis Elite Stereo Microscope Technical Specifications:

Optical Data
Objective Lenses Working Distance Field of View
2x 6.30″ (160mm) 2.24″ (57.0mm)
4x 3.78″ (96mm) 1.34″ (34.0mm)
6x 2.68″ (68mm) 0.91″ (23.0mm)
6x SLWD* 4.41″ (112mm) 0.79″ (20.0mm)
8x 2.32″ (59mm) 0.67″ (17.0mm)
10x 2.13″ (54mm) 0.53″ (13.5mm)
15x 1.57″ (40mm) 0.35″ (8.8mm)
20x 1.14″ (29mm) 0.26″ (6.5mm)

* cannot be used together with 2x or 20x objective lens

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Download the Vision Engineering Mantis Elite Stereo Microscope product information using the link below:

Mantis Elite Stereo Microscope 2X-20X Magnification

Watch the Mantis Elite Stereo Microscope video using the link below:

Vision Engineering Mantis Elite Stereo Microscope Video

  • MFlex Articulated Arm. Complete with stand and C-clamp, 115v PSU,Dust Cover. Extended reach 697mm. For use with Mantis Elite Head
  • MFlex Articulated Arm w/115v PSU, Dust Cover (stand and C-clamp NOT included) – for use with Mantis Elite (The MEF-003US is intended to be used with the MF-006 Floor Stand.)

Please note: Elite objectives X15 and X20 are recommended for use with the MES-006US Bench Stand

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