Optical equipment available at the NRC

The NRC offers a wide range of optical equipment for training and clinic sessions:

Mainline Optical

Easy Unit with a HCP-7000 Huvitz Chart Projector, HDR-9000 Huvitz Digital refractor Head, HS-5000 Huvitz HS Style 40x Mag Slit Lamp and a JVL 2 Position Keratometer

Frost Optical

Combi unit with HS style slit-lamp, manual keratometer, auto phoroptor and chart projector

Birmingham Optical

Room 1

Frastema Karisma unit with Nidek RT Phoropter head, Keeler ZSL Digital slit-lamp and an Oculus Keratograph K5

Room 2

Frastema Special Simplicity unit with Nidek RT Phoropter head, Keeler Symphony Slit-lamp and a Takagi KM-I Keratometer

Room 3

Frastema Newline combi unit with Nidek RT phoropter head, Keeler Symphony Slit-lamp, CSO Javal 2 position keratometer

Room 4

Frastema special simplicity combi unit with Nidek RT phoropter head, Keeler Symphony Slit-lamp and a Takagi KM-I Keratometer

Nidek Retina scan Duo OCT

Nidek DS-20 VersaCam with camera lens

Essilor

4 rooms offering:

  • 2 x Combi units OST 150
  • 2 x Combi units OST 200
  • APH400 and APH550 phoropters, SL450 and SL500 slit-lamps, ophthalmoscope / ret sets
  • Auto Kerato-refractometer AKR750
  • Non-contact tonometer ATNC 550

 

Further equipment

In all rooms there are:

  • Trial lens sets with trial frames
  • Ishihara 24 plate colour tests
  • TNO Stereo tests
  • Near vision fixation units
  • Burton lamps
  • Keeler digital T type tonometers
  • 90D & 78D volk lenses
  • Keeler specialist Ophthalmoscope/Prof streak ret set

In addition to the above we have various pieces of equipment for sight testing, contact lens fitting and dispensing including  Shin Nippon RG100 Radiuscopes, stereo tests, colour tests, binocular confirmation tests, pupilometers and reading charts.