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by rs6000
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Microscope part help
Replies: 35
Views: 3711

Re: Microscope part help

what are the differences to me it looks the same from the picture charles provided?
by rs6000
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Zeiss Eyepieces confusion
Replies: 9
Views: 1573

Re: Zeiss Eyepieces confusion

75RR wrote:
So I should avoid cpl and focus on KPL type if I am regularly using higher power apo, PH flour objectives etc
Get Kpl if you are going to use any Zeiss objective other than achromats.
thank you
by rs6000
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Microscope part help
Replies: 35
Views: 3711

Re: Microscope part help

So how do you tell them apart any other distinguishing differences I can look for?
by rs6000
Wed Jul 18, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Microscope part help
Replies: 35
Views: 3711

Re: Microscope part help

Charles are those olympus Eyepieces in the first scope in that lineup you posted I believe it is a WL
by rs6000
Wed Jul 18, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Microscope part help
Replies: 35
Views: 3711

Re: Microscope part help

Thank you very Much 75rr that was a nice and expensive project though from what I have seen the WL base alone seems to be north of 400 striped!!! geezh
by rs6000
Wed Jul 18, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Zeiss Eyepieces confusion
Replies: 9
Views: 1573

Re: Zeiss Eyepieces confusion

So I should avoid cpl and focus on KPL type if I am regularly using higher power apo, PH flour objectives etc
I think also the e-pl has the larger tube size of 30mm not compatible with the zeiss binoc tube
by rs6000
Wed Jul 18, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Zeiss Eyepieces confusion
Replies: 9
Views: 1573

Re: Zeiss Eyepieces confusion

What about the Zeiss e-pl and pl I noticed it mentioned on several astronomy forums as the gold standard for whatever they use it for?
by rs6000
Wed Jul 18, 2018 2:39 am
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Microscope part help
Replies: 35
Views: 3711

Re: Microscope part help

MY Standard MAybe 18 does not seem not to have the knob to rotate a filter out inside the nosepiece was this only aval on a polarized version of the 18 or do all 18s have the rotation knob as I have seen some in lot of images on this site.

cheers
by rs6000
Wed Jul 18, 2018 2:23 am
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Zeiss Eyepieces confusion
Replies: 9
Views: 1573

Zeiss Eyepieces confusion

Hello I am new to microscopes and dont know anything on Eyepieces other then to stick with the 10x I know this sounds like a simple question but now dont think so. Are they all the same , does the eye piece really make any difference if you have V-good objectives? can you use Nikon, olympus etc eypi...
by rs6000
Fri Jul 13, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Microscope part help
Replies: 35
Views: 3711

Re: Microscope part help

WOW I thought it was a model 16 how did you know? BTW and my transaction was 120$ plus shipping looks like a home run :D :D :D It is in very good shape as well dont know about the lighting but if anybody has a zeiss catalog PDF with part#s for the model 18 that should get me going in the right direc...
by rs6000
Fri Jul 13, 2018 11:38 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Microscope part help
Replies: 35
Views: 3711

Re: Microscope part help UPDATE

Thank you Very much 75RR and all others you have answered my question to a TEE I would never have guessed that on my own This proves There is a LOT to learn about microscopy much more then you think at first. :D BTW just got a scope from LABx in the MAIL and don't know the model# could be a 14 16 or...
by rs6000
Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Microscope part help
Replies: 35
Views: 3711

Re: Microscope part help

so it was used to allow older objectives 160mm type to function on newer systems
BTW what is meant by the 5x prior the the word Telan
by rs6000
Fri Jul 13, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Microscope part help
Replies: 35
Views: 3711

Re: Microscope part help

Thanks for the replies People, yes it is 47 31 59 9902
but what is a telen lens?

thanks 75rr
by rs6000
Fri Jul 13, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Microscope part help
Replies: 35
Views: 3711

Microscope part help

Hello I have a zeiss nosepiece 5 hole turret and there seems to be a optic in the back that is not present in the back of my fathers standard 14 nosepiece when you remove the binocular tube
I have provided a picture to illustrate

Cheers Jeff