Status update

OMX is fine The Leica SP5 has an issue. It can still be used, but only as a 4 channel machine rather than 5 channel. Repairs scheduled for 29 July. This shouldn’t affect anybody’s ability to use the scope in the meantime. Start the machine with the special “machine-4ch-config” configuration file rather than the normal Read more about Status update[…]

OMX is down

OMX stage is non functional. Repair beginning today 23/06/2014. Estimated to be functional again sometime tomorrow.  

SP5 is down

The Leica SP5 Confocal is currently awaiting repair for a faulty AOTF board or power supply. Estimate repair date is July 3rd.    

OMX 405/488 lasers down. UPDATE – New part installed on Thursday

The laser chassis that houses both the 405 and 488 lasers has stopped working. GE has been informed and are shipping the required part. Depending on shipping and engineer availability, the system should be up again by the end of the week or early next week. Imaging using the 568 and 642 lasers is still Read more about OMX 405/488 lasers down. UPDATE – New part installed on Thursday[…]