Like a lot of crucial industrial and lab equipment, illuminated tables also known as a light table, are deceptively simple things. Perhaps unsurprisingly, that has led people to believe some deceptive things about them. Including, how they work and what they can do.
But these are myths — in some cases, exaggerations or misstatements, in others outright falsehoods. Many of these myths are interrelated and feed into one another. Worse yet, the misapprehensions they engender keep people from availing themselves of what can be incredibly useful tools.
RDM Industrial Products has 40 plus years of experience creating laboratory and industrial furniture. So we know a thing or two about how a light table works. Since we want you to be in the know – here are five of the most common light table myths debunked.