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MetPrep & CRAIC Technologies New Partnership

MetPrep & CRAIC Technologies, form a new partnership to provide UV-visible-NIR & Raman micro-analysis. Adding cost effective spectroscopic capability to your existing or new microscope has never been easier with the CRAIC solid-state technology based, modular programme. MetPrep, already in partnership with ZEISS, can integrate onto the AxioImager, AxioScope & AxioLab instruments either as part […]

Latest XRF and Carbon Detection LIBS Instruments from SciAps

As the UK and Ireland distributor for the Sciaps Range of both the XRF and LIBS instruments we are pleased to announce the newest generation of XRF and LIBS on the market. The X505 and the Z902 represent cutting edge industrial design coupled with outstanding analytical performance. The X range has been engineered to be […]


Digital microscope featuring MALS™ technology, real-time all-in-focus optical inspection. Classic inspections systems offer shallow depth of field, this means that parts of the sample may not be in focus, which can lead to missing features, user fatigue, and incomplete inspection. ZEISS Visioner 1 revolutionizes the world of optical inspection and documentation. Driven by the unique […]

MetPrep are pleased to announce the release of the QATM QPOL

This new floor standing machine is designed to prepare large samples with precision & accuracy. The machine has options for 300 mm or 350 mm platens to allow the preparation of large samples of any material. With the built in reciculating, cooling and sedimentation tank the system is also self contained water wise. The QPOL […]

Introducing the NanoFix System

MetPrep are proud to announce the introduction of the NanoDisc adhesive free Silicon Carbide papers and NanoFix System. Employing the latest use of surface technologies the NanoFix System will significantly improve your materials preparation process. The new PET backed system allows for a quick release, quick reuse and wrinkle free operation. The NanoDisc papers simply […]

MetPrep Download & Support web page updated

New category Application Notes and additional information now added We are pleased to have started to add a range of ‘Application Notes‘ to our Downloads & Support page. In addition to our Safety Data Sheets, our popular Preparation Procedures & Technical Data Sheets, we are now offer additional ‘Application Notes‘ to help support you in […]

ZEISS Application Suite opened at recent Open Days in Coventry

We were proud to introduce to visitors at our Open Days in October the new Application Suite for ZEISS Imaging equipment. This completes the first to stage of our partnership with ZEISS, to have a comprehensive set of microscopes to demonstrate their strengths and versatility to our customers. Several people from ZEISS attended including Al […]

MetPrep launch Weld-Check Pro Imaging System

A self contained system for Weld examination, recording and analysis. With built in 5MP colour camera, unique optics, inbuilt LED illuminator and linked directly to the Zeiss ZEN innovative software allows the capture, recording, measurement and reporting of your weld samples. Whether mounted or unmounted the samples are placed on the glass stage for instant […]