FlexScan Multi-Format Scanners

THE Scanning solution for production conversion of microfiche, aperture cards and roll film

The FlexScan® scanning solution provides a complete package of hardware, software, training and support to give you the best solution for the conversion of your microfiche to the highest quality digital images possible.

The FlexScan scanning solution includes:

  • Scanner
  • PC (optional)
  • High Resolution Lens with LuminTec™ Lighting Technology
  • NextStar PLUS Workflow Software Platform
  • Optional Ribbon Storage Device (RSD)

The FlexScan Multi-Format scanner can handle all of the unique properties of microfiche, rollfilm and aperture card scanning including:

  • Scanning of COM microfiche
  • Title bar information
  • Variable size documents and image positions
  • Multiple fiche file formats
  • Variable indexing to digital files
  • Captures up to 3 levels of blips
  • Enhancement of signatures and handwritten data on filmed images

Unique scanner features:

  • FlexScan 400 can scan 15 row COM fiche in 70 seconds (51 per hour)
  • FlexScan 600 can scan 15 row COM fiche in 56 seconds (64 per hour)
  • FlexScan 800 can scan 15 row COM fiche in 47 seconds (77 per hour)
  • FlexScan 400 can scan 16mm roll film at 400ppm
  • FlexScan 600 can scan 16mm roll film at 600ppm
  • FlexScan 800 can scan 16mm roll film at 800ppm
  • Scan aperture cards and oversized fiche, including ultra and mini fiche sizes

Optional AutoLoader

  • Quick, silent, and accurate
  • Customizable for all fiche formats
  • Holds up to 200 microfiche, 150 jackets or 100 aperture cards


Combined with nextScan scanners, the NextStar Workflow Software Platform can provide optimum speed and significantly reduce conversion costs.