mechanical stage

mechanical stage

[mi′kan·ə·kəl ′stāj]
(engineering)
A stage on a microscope provided with a mechanical device for positioning or changing the position of a slide.
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Chu developed a polymerization process based on two stages, a mechanical stage using deflecting blades or a rotating disk, and a second stage based on gravity-driven mixing by spinning.
No fewer than 14 configurations of the stage and seating are available, including in-the-round cabaret seating, with 10 mechanical stage lifts available to create different performance levels.
A stage veteran of 45 years and counting, her pre-show nerves have got worse since a mechanical stage prop collapsed on stage, with her inside it, in Glasgow in 2004.
KEYENCE Digital microscope * Brightfield Corporation featuring camera, VHX-1000 computer interface, * Darkfield Digital digital display, fine Microscope focus, image analysis * Polarizing processing software, and mechanical stage.
The rubber membrane was then stretched with a specialised mechanical stage to form a flat drumhead.
To create patterns on a surface, the plate under the silicon wafer is mounted on a computer-controlled mechanical stage.
Additionally, plain or mechanical stage versions of the microscope are available.
Today's microscopes contain the same elements of 100 years ago: light source, slide, stage, mechanical stage, objective lens to form image and supply initial magnification, and eyepiece to remagnify and focus the image onto the eye.
A standard trinocular video port, field and aperture diaphragms and a co-axial mechanical stage travel of 4.
For example, a child might be at the novice stage in products but at a mechanical stage in communication.
Tenders are invited for Monocular, With Double Nose Piece, High Power Objective 2 Eye-Pieces, Mechanical Stage And Condenser For Pathology
Mechanical Stage I and Stage II failures are still observed, driven by excessive stresses from rock impingement and excessive bending at the rigid fittings used to connect HDPE service lines to mains and meters.
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