That binoc tube is normally found on the less expensive Zeiss scopes such as the KF-2s.rs6000 wrote: what is the binoc tube in the 3rd one down dont recognize it.
Do you have any microscopy questions, which you are afraid to ask? This is your place.
rs6000 wrote: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
I rather thought that the lens was to allow the use of the Optovar magnification changer on the larger stands. Since this device has both a physical, and optical effect, this lens compensates for that. The Standard 14 has no such device, hence the nosepiece has no lens. The dovetail will be different anyway, so you can't put the wrong one on.
you mean this oneCharles wrote:That binoc tube is normally found on the less expensive Zeiss scopes such as the KF-2s.rs6000 wrote: what is the binoc tube in the 3rd one down dont recognize it.
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Charles,Charles wrote:Yes, those are Olympus eyepieces. They work quite well for correction with Zeiss objectives but I later switched them to Zeiss KPLs.rs6000 wrote:Charles are those olympus Eyepieces in the first scope in that lineup you posted I believe it is a WL
Thank you for that info BTW I saw one of your previous posts pertaining to a Zeiss Universal question and in your image lineup one of the scopes looks like it has a 8 port turret?
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