Laboratory for Benthos: Equipment

The Laboratory is well equipped for the field and laboratory work. Basic laboratory equipment are light microscopes and stereo zoom microscopes all eqiped with digital cameras. Field equipment includes 4 SCUBA sets, two rigid inflatable boats 3,80m with 18hp or 30hp engines, trailer for inflatable boats, underwater photo and video gear, and several other small instruments.

Laboratory equipment:

Two light/ fluorescence microscopes Olympus BX51 with DSLR cameras

Two stereo zoom microscopes Olympus SZX12 with DSLR cameras

Olympus DP12 Microscope Digital Camera

Sony SSC DC58AP Microscope video cameras

Balance Sartorius GM1502


Field equipment:

Two rigid inflatable boats 3,80 m, trailer and boat engines Tohatsu 18 hp i 30 hp

Different temperature/light loggers

Handheld laboratory/field water quality meter (YSI Professional Plus)

DSLR Canon 30D i D60 with Ikelite housings and stobes

Video camera Sony PD150 with Amphibico PD150 housing, Pro light Amphibico


Video camera 4k Sony FS7 with Sealux housing


SCUBA equipment:

Four SCUBA sets

Two Seac Sub Drysuits

DAN Oxygen kit

Two Bauer Junior II compact diving compressors

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