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KEYENCE VHX-7000 High Definition Microscope

High definition digital microscopy is a powerful method used to evaluate materials and understand how they perform in real world applications. We combine state-of-the-art microscopy and microanalysis with materials engineering expertise to help clients understand how materials behave. Vista Engineering operates one of the only privately owned KEYENCE VHX-7000 digital microscopes in Alabama.

Keyence Microscope VHX-7000

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Highly skilled engineers at Vista Engineering with decades of industrial and forensic experience operate our digital microscope. Our professional engineers are expert-level digital microscope operators who understand engineering materials and interpret results for our clients.

Our engineers apply these extensive capabilities and resources to:

  • Identify failure modes such as fatigue, stress cracking, and corrosion.
  • Identify and evaluate the crystalline structure of materials and how manufacturing processes influence it.
  • Evaluate and photograph surfaces, particles, defects, and the structure of engineering materials at magnifications to 6,000X.

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Features include (full spec sheet here):

  • Depth of field that is 20 times greater than conventional optical microscopes.
  • Images can be saved and shared easily.
  • Perform a wide variety of measurements including roughness, contamination, grain size and other measurements.

The microscope is calibrated and undergoes regular maintenance. All images and promotional materials used with permission from KEYENCE Corporation.


130 Citation Ct.
Homewood, AL 35209

Centrally located to serve the Southeastern US.

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