Digital Microscope DG-3

Digital Microscope DG-3

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DG-3 Basic Set

Camera body (with LCD monitor)


Lithium-ion rechargeable battery

Battery charger (also an AC adaptor)

C mount adaptor

Video Cable

Special carrying case

image are displayed on a larger, easily viewable
3.5 in.monitor.

This 230,000pixel high-speed LCD monitor is
mounted on the main body.

Capable of 30 frames per second.

3.5 in.monitor.

The size clearly indicated by scale and magnification displays!

Reliable image management.

The scale and magnification are displayed on the monitor and may be recorded onto the image for future reference.

May by used as an indication of the size of the object,or to clarify the magnitude used for image capturing.


The unit is equipped with a 2X button to zoom -in to check for proper focus and to view in more detail.

It also comes with a focus bar to indicate the degree of focus.

These features allow anyone to capture sharp images with ease.

view in more detail.

DG-3 specifications

Imaging element 1/1.75" interlace scanning CCD
(aspect ratio: 3:2, RGB primary color filter, square pixel)
Pixels Tota PixelsAporox 2,300,000 Pixels (1901 x 1212)
Effective PixelsAporox 2,160,000 Pixels (1816 x 1208)
Mount Scalar DG mount
(based on C mount when C mount adapter attached)
Shutter speed 1/45 4 seconds
Storage medium CF Memory card
NORM mode: 1792 x 1184 pixels Approx 500KB
FINE mode: 1792 x 1184 pixels Approx 900KB
ZOOM mode: 896 x 592 pixels Approx 500KB
Monitor Type 3,5 230,000 pixel amorphous TFT LCD (dot: 960 x 230)
Video output NTSC
VIDEOOUT termina 315monaura jack (kbc monitor side)
(also used for external
synchronous strobe)
215stereo jack
DC IN terminal EIAJ Standard Type 2 (DC jack center p us)
Light off/on switch Light A, light B interchangeable (when dual function enses are used)
Input voltage DC6.0V±5% 1A 6 0V `712V±5% when running on batteries
Power consumption Approx. 6Wwhen only the body is runnig
Dimensions 98 x 201.5 x 68mm
Battery running time 1-1.5 hours depending on the user's setting
1 hour for successive recording (depending on the user's setting)
LED for power check Power on green LED light on
Low LED light on
Power OFF...both LED light off
Estimated number of recorded
images on CF memory card
(numbers subject to change
dipending on image)
NORM mode: Approx 638 images on a 256 MB card
FINE mode: Approx 283 images on a 256 MB card
ZOOM mode: Approx 638 images on a 256 MB card
Weight Approx 370g (body only) Approx 490g (when battery and CF card are attached)
nsta ation screw Camera screw
Use environment temperature 0-40
Storage environment temperature 10-55
Operation and storage humidity 30-85% (condensation not permitted)
Output voltage 5V Maximum output current 250mA