Inspection Camera PCE-VM 21

Order no.: PCE-VM 21
£ 1,433.00
£ 1,719.60
price ex. (VAT / delivery)
800 x 600 pixels
Image, Video
Yes (via PC)
Yes (USB, AV out)
Delivery time: 1-2 working days

PCE-VM 21 Inspection Camera
Multipurpose microscope ideal for electronics repair, quality assurance testing, medical instrument reprocessing inspections and more

The PCE-VM 21 consists of an optical microscope, CCD camera and LCD screen. Due to the 75-fold magnification, it is possible to view very small parts, electronics and even medical instruments very clearly. The PCE-VM 21 inspection camera reduces eye strain during soldering of printed circuit boards (PCBs), investigating of material defects on metal surfaces, and inspecting surgical implements for reprocessing, making the PCE-VM 21 industrial, healthcare or food / hygiene microscope a vital addition to your plant, shop, production line, quality assurance laboratory or instrument reprocessing clean room.

- Continuous magnification from 10 ... 75 times
- Adjustable height for viewing of larger objects
- Transmitted light and incident light illumination
- Data transfer to PC via USB 2.0 connection
- User-friendly menu in 8 different languages
- Screen resolution of 800 x 600 pixels
- Fixed-increment, crossed-scale reticle for orientation purposes
- Direct viewing on the LCD display
- Image recording functionality
- Aluminum carrying case


Total unit
Display8'' LCD
Resolution800 x 600 pixels
Magnification10 ... 75 times, continuous
The magnification is the ratio between the object as observed on the screen and the actual size of the object. Relevant parameters are the enlargement of the lens / CCD eyepiece and size of the CCD lens / display.
Field of view13.5 mm x 10 mm / 2.1 mm x 1.5 mm 
0.5 in x 0.4 in / 0.08 in x 0.06 in
Power supply100 ... 240V AC, 50/60 Hz
Optical object lens of the microscope
Focus of the CCD eyepiece0.5 times
Focus the main optical lens0.7 times ... 4.5 times
Focus of the total optical lens0.35 times ... 2.25 times
Working distance95 mm / 3.7 in
CCD camera
Display chipSony
Horizontal resolution700 TVL
Light sourceReflected and transmitted light, lighting adjustable
Video output1.0Vp-p, 75 Ω
Video modePAL
Operating voltage12V DC
ConnectionsUSB 2.0, AV out
System requirementsWindows 2000
Working heightMin. 40 mm, max. 210 mm / Min. 1.6 in,  max. 8.3 in
Power supply100 ... 240V AC, 50/60 Hz
DimensionsBaseplate: 235 mm x 155 mm x 64 mm  / .3 in x 6.1 in x 2.5 in
Height of the vertical axis250 mm / 9.8 in
WeightApprox. 4.8 kg / 10.6 lbs
Halogen lamp
Operating voltage100 ... 240V AC, 50/60 Hz
Upper lamp10W / 12V
Lower lamp10W / 12V


1 x PCE-VM 21 microscope
1 x USB interface cable
1 x Video cable
1 x Power cable
1 x Dust cover
1 x Aluminum carrying case with key
1 x Object plate, glass
1 x Contrast plate, black / white
1 x Spare bulb for incident light illumination
1 x Spare bulb for transmitted light illumination
1 x Spare fuse
1 x Cleaning cloth
1 x User manual