In 1998 the FBI purchased 71 of the Mini-CrimeScope® 400 for use by their Evidence Response Teams, after comparing it to the competition.
In 2002 the
FBI purchased 70 more of the Mini-CrimeScope® 400
Mini-CrimeScope® 400 was selected
by the Italian Carabinieri,
Extreme Reliability – Unmatched ease of use.
Mini-CrimeScope®-400W is the most powerful crime scene forensic light source on the market today, producing light intensity unmatched by any other forensic light source on the market.
Its 400W arc lamp provides intense uniform illumination and easy bulb replacement. The light intensity at the end of its 10mm diameter liquid light guide is 3-5 times stronger than with the GE 350W Marc Lamps.
The Mini-CrimeScope® 400 is the only 400W light source with 1500+ bulb lifetime. No other 400W bulb has the same rating from the bulb manufacturer. This long lifetime 400W bulb is EXCLUSIVELY available from SPEX Forensics.
New Enhanced 400W Lamp design for 2003 provide even more intensity, making the Mini-CrimeScope® 400 BRIGHTER THAN 500W XENON, particularly in the Blue/Green, the key wavelengths used in fingerprint and body fluid detection!
The Mini-CrimeScope® 400 is BRIGHTER THAN ANY HANDHELD LIGHT SOURCE ON THE MARKET, BAR NONE! Indeed it is BRIGHTER THAN ANY PORTABLE FORENSIC LASER.
The Mini-CrimeScope® 400 is the most versatile forensic light source,
with choice of 6, 8, 12, or 16 wavelengths. Easily upgradeable, the unit can
grow with your department’s needs.
For Crime Scene and Lab Work:
Fingerprints (Porous/Non Porous Surfaces).....Body Fluids.....
Interchangeable filterwheels at the working end of the liquid light guide, allows for true One Hand Operation. User can select wavelength and direct light output with the same hand, freeing the other to examine and collect evidence.
Upgradeability, more filters or filterwheels can be added at any time.
All MCS-400's include the following components:
Configurable to your needs!
MCS-400 with 16 wavelengths for Lab + Crime Scene, also includes:
Bulb: Arc Lamp (Easy interchange in the field)
Weight: 15lbs (light source without guide & accessories)
Cooling: 4 rotary fans (Bulb / Supply / Guide)
Power Source: 115V/220V
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