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DM3000, the microscope that adapts to your unique frame and enhances productivity with intelligent automation

The innovative, semi-automated functions of DM3000 boost your efficiency to cope with your high workload.

The automated nosepiece moves objectives incredibly fast, and effortless at the touch of a button. Light intensity and the position of condenser head adapt automatically in-line with the objective in use.

Be ready for all clinical applications and contrast techniques. The DM3000will let you enjoy more comfort when working with your microscope.


  • Automated objective nosepiece
  • Microscope remembers light intensity per objective
  • Condenser head moves automatically in-and-out with regard to objective in use
  • Freely programmable function keys behind the focus knobs
  • Optional foot pedal: freely programmable
  • Toggle mode: to change between any two of the six objectives
  • All contrasting methods (BF, FL, PH, POL) as well as DIC
  • Height-adjustable focus knobs enhance operator comfort independent from individual hand sizes
  • Fast changeover from right-to-left-handed operation
  • Tubes with ergonomic viewing angle 15° or adjustable angle for optimal head posture and a straight back
  • True symmetrical operation for optimal posture
  • Broad range of ergonomic equipment: ergolift, ergotubes, ergomodules to adapt to any user
  • High intensity fluorescence with zero-pixel shift technology
  • Beige ultra-hard ceramic stage insert for durability and contrast
  • Halogen 30W or LED transmitted light illumination


Product DM3000
Light sourceLED or 30W Halogen
Nosepiece movementManual
Objective lens positions6
Mechanical focusing

Adjustable torque

FL option - number filter cubes5

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Features & Benefits

Ready for All Your Tasks and Applications

DM3000 is a real system microscope that can be tailored to your needs regarding different contrast techniques, applications and accessories. Leica Biosystems offers you the right accessories: fluorescence or polarization contrast, documentation of your diagnoses with any of the broad range of microscope cameras and software to measure or organize. Your tasks might change or grow in the future, DM3000 microscope will grow with your responsibilities, as it is upgradable even years after purchase.

Efficiency for Your Daily Work

With your demanding tasks and high responsibility for patients’ care, you deserve a microscope that supports your diagnoses not only with great ergonomics but also with performance enhancing features. This microscope offers you a degree of automation that relieves you from recurrent gestures. For example, you can operate the objective nosepiece, adjust the light intensity, or move the condenser head to the correct position for the objective in use.

All controls of DM3000 are easy to reach and the additional function buttons are freely programmable, so there is no need to ever avert your eyes from the eyepieces.

It goes without saying that the DM3000 is compatible with even the most sophisticated microscope objectives from Leica Biosystems and delivers the optical excellence you need for your tasks.

Excellent Ergonomics

These microscopes are adaptable to your physique and your preferred working position. Start enjoying your work even more, and feel better at the end of a long and demanding working day. Our microscopes offer an extremely broad range of ergonomical accessories and features like tubes, one hand operation of focus knobs and stage drive or height adjustable focus knobs.

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Illumination Options Brightfield, Phase Contrast, Darkfield, Polarization
Differential Interference Contrast Option Yes No Yes Yes
Light Source (LED or Halogen) 30W Halogen or LED 30W Halogen or LED 100W Halogen or LED 30W Halogen or LED
Nosepiece Movement Automated motorized Manual Manual Manual
Objective lens positions 6 5 6 or 7 6 or 7
Focusing Coarse, medium, fine, focus-stop, adjustable torque Coarse, fine Coarse, medium, fine, focus-stop, adjustable torque Coarse, medium, fine, focus-stop, adjustable torque
Motorized objective and condenser toggle Yes No No No
FL option – number filter cubes 5 3 5 5