openFrame - new open source microscope

Highly optimised, application based microscope solutions

 

We are now an Employee-Owned Business

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Ex-demo cameras available for UK customers

 

OptoTIRF V2 Laser Illuminator

We are pleased to announce the arrival of our new TIRF illuminator

 

MultiSplit - Four-way image splitter

Introducing our latest image splitter

 

Filters For Microscopy

In stock for delivery across Europe

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An Employee Owned Business

Fluorescence Microscopy – DESIGN TO INTEGRATION.

Light Sources

With over 30 years of experience in building light sources for the life sciences we offer a range of solutions for fluorescence, transmitted light and OptoGenetics.

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OptoSplit II

Image Splitters

With an emphasis on optical performance, stability, usability, and flexibility Cairn are proud to offer a broad range of multichannel emission and detection products.

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Integrated Imaging Systems

Complimentary to our wide range of in-house microscopy and macroscopy products we also have an experienced team of scientists offering turnkey systems and solutions.

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Custom Microscopy Design

We have a dedicated design and R&D team with an onsite engineering machine workshop and offsite contracted engineers available with over 20 years of experience.

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Photometrics Kinetix


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LDI Laser Diode Illuminator

LDI  Laser Diode Illuminator


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CoollED pE-4000


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X-Light V2Tp Confocal Imager

X-Light V3 Confocal Imager


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Latest News

WE ARE NOW AN EMPLOYEE OWNED TRUST!

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WE ARE NOW AN EMPLOYEE OWNED TRUST! In some ways there is little more to say about this, but in others a very great deal, and we’ve just posted an extensive blog to provide all the details.  But to summarise…

PLUS ÇA CHANGE! OR HOW BECOMING AN EMPLOYEE OWNED TRUST WILL ALLOW US TO STAY THE SAME

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School Farm / Cairn buildings School Farm Orchard Introduction We’ve just announced this major transition for our little enterprise in the accompanying news item, and here we are telling you (much!) more about it.  Most of the necessary background story…

AND BRING IN THE NEW!

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Yes, the new CNC lathe is now here!.  But if there is one thing more disconcerting than seeing some hefty machine dangling from a strap at the end of a crane jib, as you can see here, it’s seeing one…

WELCOME BACK JANE!

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When Jane our purchasing manager left us for deepest Wales a few years ago, then at least some of us thought we would never see her again, but it turns out that others of us had been keeping in touch!…