Ideal for jewelry appraising, gemstone inspection, and repair intake work, the newly redesigned Gemax Pro II Digital Microscope offers magnification that is clear and crisp at 10X to 300X and up to 1200X by digital. An improved and larger LCD screen (5 inches) has a new microchip that allows users to get true colors and crisp images of stones and jewelry. Offering an adjustable gooseneck LED light source, the microscope comes with a ring holder and gem tweezers for hands-free inspection, a gem tray with different sized grooves, an H&A viewer to see heart and arrow cuts in diamonds, and a background color paper set that includes red, blue, pink, yellow, purple, gray, black, and white. It can support a micro SD/SDHC card up to 32 GB, and it can be connected to a computer screen or television monitor via USB. Contact: Gesswein Co., 201 Hancock Ave., Bridgeport, CT 06605; 1-203-366-5400; e-mail email@example.com; gesswein.com.
Specifically designed to scan small objects with intricate geometries and fine details, the Tiger EYE is a high-resolution, desktop 3-D scanner that uses dual cameras and a two-axis arm to perform multi-angle scanning, reducing the noise of scan data and minimizing blind spots. Designed to be easy to use, the scanner can help users identify and find solutions to any potential structural or functional defects by modeling the system or product in a virtual environment. It can also reverse engineer free-form surfaces and geometric objects. Two models are available: the XHD, which uses a camera with 2.0 MP resolution and has a scanning area of 120 mm, and the UHD, which has a camera resolution of 6.4 MP and a scanning area of 100 mm. The scanner comes with Tiger3D EzScan software that offers enhanced data editing and processing capabilities. Contact: Romanoff International Supply Corp., 9 Deforest St., Amityville, NY 11701; 1-631-842-2400; fax 842-0028; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; romanoff.com.
Compatible with DSLR cameras and with Android and iOS devices, the GemLightbox Turntable Kit features housing that allows users to capture 360-degree videos with three different lighting options. The lighting options include Regular, the versatile default option; Sparkles, which is ideal for photographing faceted stones and opals; and Daylight, which can be used to photograph most types of jewelry as well as for hand photography. The kit includes a photography table, necklace and earring stand, universal adapter, and a universal smartphone holder. It also comes with several accessories normally sold separately: GemLightbox, Turntable, and Aerial Turntable, which allows users to photograph or film hanging jewelry. Users can control the turntables via Bluetooth. The lightbox measures 11.8125 inches long by 7.875 inches wide by 8.6875 inches high. Contact: Stuller Inc., 302 Rue Louis XIV, Lafayette, LA 70508; 1-800-877-7777; e-mail email@example.com; stuller.com.