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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 […]

MetPrep Announce the NEW range of Saphir 250 Grinder / Polishers

MetPrep are pleased to announce the launch of the NEW range of Saphir Grinder / Polishers. The Saphir 250’s.  Available in Manual & Semi Automatic configurations and with 250 mm & 200 mm variants they provide the ideal machine for your Metallography suite. Using a 4.3″ touch screen with user account management, easy cleaning construction […]