Vertical holder/macro stand for use with any camera and lens but is especially well adapted for use with the UM1000C Motorised Auto-Rail (also works with other rails), includes a fine control XY stage/manual macro rail for fine control of the position of your specimen, also included is a quick release slide mechanism and securing points for magic arm illumination system (magic arm illumination system is not included).
This stand provides a very high quality, stable platform for mounting camera and lens systems onto for high magnification work. Vibration damping and numerous clamping points all assist you with the mounting of your equipment in a versatile and adjustable way.
There is a simple kit included to convert it from a vertical to a horizontal stand.
Now available in two versions:
- 27x17mm base
- 42mm long pillar
- 27x17mm base
- 57mm long pillar
Installation of a Rail
Any rail which has a 1/4 inch threaded tripod mount hole can be mounted on this stand. You can use either bolts or you can mount it onto the quick release plate which is included.
4 rubber footpads significantly reduce any potential the vibrations from camera.
Standard Stand Dimensional Diagram (the extended stand is obviously similar with a longer vertical pillar):
Quick Release Clamp mounted on the stand:
A manual XY Rail is also supplied (very useful for holding and manipulating specimens under fine control) and can easily be converted to a single axis slider by tightening a screw to lock an axis:
An excellent piece of kit that is easily able to support the weight of a full focus stacking system. It is fully compatible with the cognisys macro rail system.
Dowrick's Scientific Services | Norwich | June 2019