Stiletto Components

Stiletto Laser Module & Controller

STILETTO Laser Module: 20x Objective and Class 1, infrared wavelength, 300 mW Laser combined into a single compact turret mounted unit. The Stiletto laser module installs on all current and older models of inverted microscopes. The LWD 20x objective is specially designed and manufactured according to high quality HT specifications. It is constructed to have high transmission in the infrared, as well as in the visible.

Laser Controller: High speed micro controller with instantaneous closed loop laser power feedback control.

Motorized Stage with Plate Holder

  • X-Y motorized stage: [Prior Scientific, ProScan] Customized for make and model specific inverted microscope
  • Microtitre plate holder for motorized stage: [Prior H223RNC] 85x128mm, recessed, for well plates with chamfered corners. Compatible with most 6-, 24-, 96- and 384-well plates.


Color Digital Camera and C-Mount Adapter

Digital (USB 2.0) color camera (max resolution 1392 x 1040). All Stiletto systems also come with the appropriate c-mount adapter for your microscope.

Turret Adapters and Hex Key


A set of four turret adapters is included with each Stiletto. These adapters allow you install the Stiletto on any inverted microscope.

High Performance Computer System

Desktop computer including digital image capture board, all required cables, DVD-RW, mouse and keyboard. A 20 inch, flat screen monitor provides clear visualization of embryo and saves space on the workbench.

Stiletto for non-clinical research use only.

(For Clinical Laser Assisted Hatching and Biopsy applications, please see the LYKOS Laser or ZILOS-tk Laser)