Objective Lens Repair

MICROSCOPE OBJECTIVE LENS SERVICE & REPAIR

OlympusDPhase40XPL

UPDATE

After 44 years of providing microscope objective lens service and repair, RMMC has discontinued this offering, as of October 8th, 2021.  All other sales and services remain unaffected.  We sincerely thank all of our past customers who trusted us with their optics.

The images, from both episcopic and conoscopic sources, are being left for viewing interests.

 

A GALLERY OF OBJECTIVE DEFECTS

Episcopic Views *

  • All photos were taken with a fluorescent ring light.
Front Element Oil Crescent
Front Element Oil Crescent
Front Lens Contamination
Front Lens Contamination
Coalescing, Mid-Migration
Coalescing, Mid-Migration
Marring to Front Element
Marring to Front Element
Multi-Level Oil Contamination
Multi-Level Oil Contamination
Mid-Level Contamination
Mid-Level Contamination
Upper-Level Oil Pattern
Upper-Level Oil Pattern
Mid-Level Oil Contamination
Mid-Level Oil Contamination
Multi-Layer Contamination
Multi-Layer Contamination
Mid-Level Oil Deposits
Mid-Level Oil Deposits
Mid-Level Oil Pattern
Mid-Level Oil Pattern
Internal Element Oil Deposit
Internal Element Oil Deposit
Rear Lens Contamination
Rear Lens Contamination
Rear Element Oil Deposit
Rear Element Oil Deposit
Immersed Rear Element
Immersed Rear Element
Advanced Lens Separation
Advanced Lens Separation
Front Lens Crust
Front Lens Crust
Insect Parts w/Fungal Growth
Insect Parts w/Fungal Growth
Patency within Front Seal
Patency within Front Seal
Rear Lens Separation
Rear Lens Separation
Diffraction Image of Collimation Error

Conoscopic Views **

** All photomicrographs employed the use of a Bertrand lens.

Early Oil Migration
Early Oil Migration
Mycelial Growth
Mycelial Growth
Rosette @ Phase Plate
Rosette @ Phase Plate
Rosette Separations @ Ph Plate
Rosette Separations @ Ph Plate
Multi-Layer Lens Separations
Multi-Layer Lens Separations
Multi-Layer Separations
Multi-Layer Separations
AO 1023 Oil @ Two Levels
AO 1023 Oil @ Two Levels
AO 1023 Oil @ Two Levels
AO 1023 Oil @ Two Levels
Ph Retarding Plate Separations
Ph Retarding Plate Separations
Central Bridging of Oil Contamination
Central Bridging of Oil Contamination
Lamellar & Dendritic Separations
Lamellar & Dendritic Separations