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Home Binocular LED

Why Buy? Affordable and ideal for jr. high and high school Home Microscope, with long-life, variable LED illumination Better image contrast and more precise slide positioning Simultaneous teacher/ student viewing or a digital camera Greater magnification for seeing tinier cell details Greater magnification and long-lasting variable LED illumination More comfortable viewing and greater image depth
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Magnification 40, 100, 400x 40, 100, 400x 40, 100, 400x 40, 100, 400x 40, 100, 400, 1000x 40, 100, 400, 1000x 40, 100, 400x. 1000x
Mechanical Stage

for more precise slide control

Pre-drilled to add one Pre-drilled to add one Integrated 20x60mm w/ coaxial x-y controls Integrated 20x60mm w/ coaxial x-y controls Integrated 20x60mm w/ coaxial x-y controls Integrated 20x60mm w/ coaxial x-y controls Integrated 20x60mm w/ coaxial x-y controls
Illumination 5-watt fluorescent 60,000-hour LED bulb 60,000-hour LED bulb 60,000-hour LED bulb 5-watt fluorescent 60,000-hour LED bulb 60,000-hour LED bulb
Diaphragm

to adjust contrast

5-hole disc 5-hole disc Adjustable iris Adjustable iris Adjustable iris Adjustable iris Adjustable iris
Condenser

to focus light

Fixed 0.65 NA Fixed 0.65 NA Adjustable 1.25 N.A. Abbe Adjustable 1.25 N.A. Abbe Adjustable 1.25 N.A. Abbe Adjustable 1.25 N.A. Abbe Adjustable 1.25 N.A. Abbe
Science Level Jr. high, high school Jr. high, high school Jr. high, high school Jr. high, high school High school High school High school
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