It is important to regularly maintain your microscope so that it stays in full working order and continues to provide optimum results and hopefully prevent any breakdowns between service visits.

Southern Microscopes offers a high level of service and support from maintenance and repair to spare parts and much more. Our Engineers are fully trained with electrical and optical classroom study and are expertly qualified to perform on-site service and repairs.

Southern Microscopes can help you choose the best service package for your needs, whether you require a one off on-demand repair or the peace of mind offered by a full service contract.

We also offer a range of calibration and certification services to suit your needs using UKAS calibrated test equipment.

Equipment We Cover


Strip down the instrument(s) into the main components

Clean, check and re-grease all mechanical movements

Clean all optical services, remove any grease or dirt

Reassemble and adjust instrument(s)

Align components and optics

Check instrument for image quality and clarity

PAT test instrument if any electrical repair has been undertaken

Report to customer any major problems or defects

Complete electronic service report