Glass Fiber Backlights

Glass Fiber Backlights

Glass fiber backlights provide homogeneous, diffuse illumination. Glass fiber used is extremely durable and heat tolerant. Can be adapted to most brand microscope bases.

Item# Description U.S. List Price Quantity
72-0344 Glass Fiber Backlight, 12.7 x 12.7 cm (5 x 5 in)
72-0343 Glass Fiber Backlight, 7.6 x 7.6 cm (3 x 3 in)
72-0342 Glass Fiber Backlight, 5 x 5 cm (2 x 2 in)
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• Provide homogeneous, diffuse backlight illumination


• Highly uniform


• Used in the image processing, brightfield illumination on stereo microscopes, pattern recognition of different transparencies, area


recognition of different colors, side illumination, dimensional gauging, shape verification, etc.
Glass fiber backlights provide homogeneous, diffuse illumination. Glass fiber used is extremely durable and heat tolerant. Can be adapted to most brand microscope bases.


Available in three sizes: 5 x 5 cm (2 x 2 in), 7.6 x 7.6 cm (3 x 3 in), and 12.7 x 12.7 cm (5 x 5 in).
Specifications72-0342
Dimensions (H x W x D) English0.5 x 4.0 x 2.5 in
Dimensions (H x W x D) Metric1.3 x 10.2 x 6.4 cm
Fixing Holes (4 each) diameter English0.25 in
Fixing Holes (4 each) diameter Metric6.3 mm
Flexible Light Gide (Med/PVC) English36 in
Flexible Light Gide (Med/PVC) Metric91.4 cm
Homogeneous Illumination Field English2 x 2 in
Homogeneous Illumination Field Metric5 x 5 cm
Light Source AdapterIntralux Series
Uniformity