Category: Techniques


What are possible reasons for not seeing an image?

In this post I will outline some of the reasons why no clear image can be seen under the microscope.

What can I do if I see a double picture?

Seeing a double picture can be the case when using stereo microscopes or compound microscopes with a binocular head. This can be due to several reasons.

Why should I not use the coarse focus knob for high-power objectives?

Use the coarse focus knob only with the 4x (low power) objectives.

How do I correctly observe a specimen?

Before looking at the specimen, we have to make some basic adjustments to the microscope.

What does the condenser do?

The condenser, which is attached to the bottom of the stage, bundles the light and is responsible for a better resolution.

« Previous Posts | Newer Posts »

This site uses cookies. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. For more information more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.