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Eye Com DRS5000 Digital Microfilm Scanner

Easily view microfilm and microfiche through your computer


The DRS 5000 Universal is an easy to use microfilm reader/scanner with optional attachments for roll microfilm, microfiche and aperture cards. With its low price and a very small foot print, the DRS5000 Microfilm Scanner brings affordable, compact digital microfilm options to every microfilm media user. The DRS5000 is user friendly making it well suited for public use at campuses, archives and libraries.

A single USB 3.0 connection to a computer supplies power and data line to the DRS5000. This allows researchers to easily scroll through microfilm or microfiche; zoom out for a full page or zoom in for enlarged detail. A single press of a button will capture the image instantly making it immediately available to save, print or transfer with multiple saving options such as CD or a USB portable device.

With a wide variety of simple interchangeable carriers the DRS5000 will accept 16/35mm roll film, microfiche or microfilm in 3M style cartridges, and opaque cards. The single high quality, adjustable lens provides full-color magnification between 7x and 48x.

DRS 5000 Microfilm Scanner
DRS5000 Universal Microfilm Scanner Advantages:

  • 3.6 Megal-pixel image quality
  • Multi-format versatility
  • Kiosk Software – Can be password enabled for secure computing operations.
  • Compatability – DRS 5000 can be used with a great range of PCs.
  • Save images in BMP, JPEG or TIFF Formats

DRS5000 Universal Microfilm Scanner Specifications:
Max Resolution: 10 megapixel
Magnifications: 7X-48X
Image Rotation: manual 360 degrees
Preview Speed: Live
Capture Speed: Instant
Film Formats:Microfiche, jacket, aperature cards,16 mm/35 mm roll film
Connection: USB 3.0
Dimensions: 8”H x 12” W x 12”D
Weight: 10 lbs. net
Output Format: BMP, JPEG or TIFF
Minimum System Requirements: Intel Pentium P4 or better with USB 2.0 interface
Factory Warranty: 90 days

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DRS5000 Reader-Scanner Film Carriers & Accessories Price
DRS5000 Microfilm Reader-Scanner Base Unit – Pro3000 software is included with the DRS5000 system $4,465.00
Microfiche/Aperture card Carrier $500.00
Manual 16/35mm Open Spool Roll Film Carrier $713.00
Manual Combination Carrier for Fiche, Aperture Card, and 16/35mm Roll Film $1,190.00
Motorizedl Combination Carrier for Fiche, Aperture Card, and 16/35mm Roll Film $2,230.00
Motorized 16/35mm Roll Film Carrier $1,950.00
Motorized Carrier for 16mm Roll Film/3M Cartridge $2,100.00
Spare External Light Power Supply $200.00
Quick thread Take up Reel $55.00
DRS5000 Reader-Scanner Extended Factory Waranty Options Imager Unit and Roll film Carrier sold separately Your Price
DRS5000 Microfilm Reader-Scanner 1 Year Extended Warranty (after standard 90 day) $700.00
DRS5000 Microfilm Reader-Scanner 2 Year Extended Warranty $1200.00
DRS5000 Microfilm Reader-Scanner 3 Year Extended Warranty $2,000.00
DRS5000 Motorized Roll Film Carrier is additional $400 per year $400.00

All prices and specifications subject to change without notice.