Portable microscope!

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Portable microscope!

#1 Post by redflanker » Sun Dec 01, 2019 4:09 pm

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Manufactured by NOVEL,A subsidiary brand of Nanjing Jiangnan Novel Optic Company from China. Support for replacement of common interface eyepieces and objectives
Microscope:Zeiss Primo star with phase contrast
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Re: Portable microscope!

#2 Post by wstenberg » Mon Dec 02, 2019 12:02 am

I have always wanted to try out one of these.
might be very handy on a camping trip.
I wonder if you could put it over a lightbox for viewing transmitted light samples?
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Re: Portable microscope!

#3 Post by redflanker » Mon Dec 02, 2019 1:51 pm

I thought it practicable,I also recommend you some other brand Portable microscope like “PEAK”(from a japanese company),it's seems to have better quality, but Less replaceable, and also more expensive.But anyway, portable microscopes are still cheap.(40~100$)
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Re: Portable microscope!

#4 Post by redflanker » Mon Dec 02, 2019 1:52 pm

wstenberg wrote:
Mon Dec 02, 2019 12:02 am
I have always wanted to try out one of these.
might be very handy on a camping trip.
I wonder if you could put it over a lightbox for viewing transmitted light samples?
I thought it practicable,I also recommend you some other brand Portable microscope like “PEAK”(from a japanese company),it's seems to have better quality, but Less replaceable, and also more expensive.But anyway, portable microscopes are still cheap.(40~100$)
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Re: Portable microscope!

#5 Post by MicroBob » Mon Dec 02, 2019 2:10 pm

Hi together,
LOMO made such a workshop microscope in very good optical quality: http://www.mikroskopfreunde-nordhessen. ... /MBP-3.jpg
It is a lot longer than the german and japanese workshop microscopes and their clones and this makes it a bit tippy but it offers a good wide image, two magnifications (bottom lens removable) and a trans illumination base with a small mirror. They were packed in slender long red plastic boxes and turn up on german ebay from time to time.

Bob

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Re: Portable microscope!

#6 Post by redflanker » Mon Dec 02, 2019 3:53 pm

MicroBob wrote:
Mon Dec 02, 2019 2:10 pm
Hi together,
LOMO made such a workshop microscope in very good optical quality: http://www.mikroskopfreunde-nordhessen. ... /MBP-3.jpg
It is a lot longer than the german and japanese workshop microscopes and their clones and this makes it a bit tippy but it offers a good wide image, two magnifications (bottom lens removable) and a trans illumination base with a small mirror. They were packed in slender long red plastic boxes and turn up on german ebay from time to time.

Bob
it seem to much more elegant
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