HEINE Mini 3000 LED Ophthalmoscope Set with Battery Handle
The HEINE Mini 3000 LED Ophthalmoscope Set with Battery Handle contains a small, compact and portable ophthalmoscope that produces crystal clear imagery of the fundus through its use of an LED light. It is as portable as it is durable, featuring a tough metal and plastic construction that is supported by an LED light that promises to work for up to 50,000 hours or 20,000 ON/OFF cycles.
What's in the Box?
With your purchase you will receive:
- 1 x Mini 3000 LED Ophthalmoscope
- 1 x HEINE Battery Handle
- 2 x AA Batteries
- 1 x Hard Carry Case
Why Should I Buy the HEINE Mini 3000 LED Set?
The HEINE Mini 3000 Set includes a carry case, batteries, battery handle and on the most advanced ophthalmoscopes available on the market today. Its LED light is designed to produce consistent illumination that can provide sharp clear images and accurate colour rendering, while the user-friendly design means that you can use the device with just one hand. Finally because the device is made from plastics, metals and glass, it is extremely durable, while the long-lasting LED bulb won't ever require replacing with a lifespan guaranteed to last 20,000 power cycles.
What Specifications Should I Know Before Purchase?
Before purchase you need to know specifications regarding colour, quality and scope. The key specifications are as follows are:
- Type: LED illumination (HQ)
- Illuminance: Typically 470lx
- Colour Temperature: 4000K
- Colour Rendering Index (CRI): Typically 92
- Medium Life Expectancy: Typically 50,000 hours
- Field of View: 11.3"
- Lenses: 18 focusing lenses
- Dioptre: +20D to -20D
- Small – Excellent view of fundus through undiluted pupil
- Large – Examination of the eye through dilated pupil
- Fixation Star – For measuring fixation or locating lesions
- Hemispot – Combination of depth perception and field of view
- Red-Free Filter – Filters out red light for identification of veins, arteries and nerve fibres
How Do I Use the Heine Mini 3000 LED Ophthalmoscope Set?
The HEINE Mini 3000 Set is designed to be user friendly, with its small design suitable for operating with just your one hand. An easy-to-reach maywheel enables you to flit through any of the 18 lenses, while a separate disc lets you choose the aperture for you. You can switch the device on by simply pressing the on switch down, while the pen style pocket clip allows you to attach it to your pocket where it will automatically turn off.
Full user instructions will be supplied with your purchase. For an online copy of the instructions, please click the PDF link below.
|User Instructions |
How Clear Are the Images Produced by the Mini 3000 Ophthalmoscope?
The optics used by the Mini 3000 Ophthalmoscope are designed to produce crisp, clear images of the whole area that is under examination while minimising reflections. The award-winning design offers maximum quality because of the high-performance LED, using bright, homogeneous illumination with excellent colour rendering to product crystal clear imagery. Optimal colour rendering ensures accurate colouring too, meaning that the chances of misdiagnosing a patient are decreased.
How Is the HEINE Mini 3000 LED Set So Efficient?
What makes the HEINE Mini 3000 LED Set so long-lasting is its LED light, which promises to last for up to 50,000 hours. As the LED light requires such little energy to operate, you can use normal AA batteries to power the device. This makes it incredibly efficient, meaning that it won't require recharging which gives you a peace of mind that your ophthalmoscope won't run out of charge during use.
The LED light produces up to 50,000 hours of consistent light
How Do I Charge the HEINE Mini 3000 LED Set?
With your purchase you will receive a battery handle. You can charge your device by using two AA batteries that simply can be inserted into the bottom of the HEINE Mini 3000 Ophthalmoscope by unscrewing the screw cap. As LED lights use little energy, you can expect to be able to use the device for a significant amount of time before the batteries will require replacement.
How Long Will the HEINE Mini 3000 Last Before the Batteries Need Replacing?
As mentioned above, the HEINE Mini 3000 Set uses LED lights that are powered using two AA batteries. The estimated ON-time is roughly 10 hours, meaning that you should be able to actually use the device for a long time before they need to be replaced.
How Do I Know When the Ophthalmoscope is Losing Battery?
HEINE have thought about this and included a performance indicator and fade out function that work together to warn you when your batteries are running low. Firstly the performance indicator (a bright light that is always shining) will be brightly lit to ensure you that the device is working and it is fully charged. When the light starts to fade out, it corresponds with your battery level meaning that you know exactly when the device is running low on power.
Why Is the HEINE Mini 3000 Ophthalmoscope Set So Portable?
The HEINE Mini 3000 is incredibly portable, which has the effect of making your job easier as you have more flexibility when examining patients. Its small, compact design weighs just 40g (90g with the handle), which is ideal for fast and efficient use. It even comes with a pocket clip to attach to your pocket should you be out of the building or want to store the device safely while you work.
The small compact design is ideal for versatility when examining patients
How Durable Is the HEINE Mini 3000 LED Set?
The HEINE Mini 3000 LED Set is designed to be extremely durable and not require maintenance through its lifetime. Firstly it uses a construction of plastics, metals and glass, ensuring a highly durable design that can withstand a heavy amount of knocks and scrapes. This is used in combination with an LED light that will last for around 50,000 hours with 20,000 ON/OFF switch cycles guaranteed by HEINE.
How Do I Care for the HEINE Mini 3000 Ophthalmoscope Set?
You can clean your HEINE Mini 3000 should you suspect that there are contaminants in the device. Firstly we recommend that you turn your device off and let it cool, as cleaning it prematurely could potentially damage the device. The device will then be suitable for wipe cleaning and wipe disinfecting, following the recommendations listed below:
- Cleaning agent, if necessary: enzymatic (e. g. neodisher MediClean)
- Disinfectant: alcoholic (e. g. Incides N) or alcoholic and quaternary ammonium compounds (e. g. Super Sani-Cloth)
- For heavier soiling, you can first clean with a wipe soaked with cleaning agent before disinfecting with a disinfectant wipe.
- Clean and disinfect the device manually.
- Pay particular attention to difficult to access areas.
- Thoroughly wipe the touched areas: e. g. operating elements, rotary controls, locking elements.
- For removing the disinfectant and drying afterwards, follow the instructions provided by the disinfectant manufacturer.
- Inspection and function testing
- Check the device for any visible contaminants or abrasions. Reprocess again if necessary. Dispose if the contaminants cannot be removed.
How Do I Store the HEINE Mini 3000 Correctly?
Should you want to store your HEINE Mini 3000 you can do so but make sure that is is protected from contamination, dust and moisture. We also recommend that you store your device in the following environmental conditions
|Environmental factor ||Degree |
|Temperature ||+5°C to +45°C |
|Relative Humidity ||45% to 80% |
|Air Pressure ||500 hPa to 1060 hPa |
Please note that the HEINE Mini 3000 Set comes with a five year warranty.
What Is the HEINE Mini 3000 Ophthalmoscope Made From?
The HEINE Mini 3000 LED Set is designed using non-irritant, latex free and phthalate free materials, meaning that it won't irritate the patient or yourself. Its construction consists of:
- All plastic casing for durability
What Are the Key Specifications of the HEINE Mini 3000 LED Ophthalmoscope Set?
- Batteries: 2 x AA Batteries (included)
- Weight: 40g additional 90g with battery handle and batteries
- Dimensions (HxWxD): 108mm x 69mm x 40mm
- Product Code: D-885.21.021
- Warranty: Five Years
Download the conformity statement for the HEINE Mini 3000 below.
|Conformity Statement |