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by EYE C U
Tue Feb 23, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: Microscopy accessories
Topic: Where can I get a ringing table from?
Replies: 17
Views: 431

Re: Where can I get a ringing table from?

MADE MINE ;-)
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by EYE C U
Sun Feb 14, 2021 2:51 pm
Forum: Microscopes and optics
Topic: "New" eyepiece technology to eliminate "floaters"
Replies: 14
Views: 601

Re: "New" eyepiece technology to eliminate "floaters"

i have to move my eyes around a bit but eventually i get a clear shot :roll:
by EYE C U
Sat Feb 13, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: Pictures and Videos
Topic: Good youtube channel
Replies: 6
Views: 793

Re: Good youtube channel

THATS A FUNNY LITTLE HUNGRY THING..
by EYE C U
Sat Feb 13, 2021 3:43 am
Forum: Pictures and Videos
Topic: Snow flake photography - post your pictures!
Replies: 19
Views: 1365

Re: Snow flake photography - post your pictures!

I RIGGED UP A MACRO LENS WITH HOOD EXTENSIONS SO A UV FILTER CAN BE OUT FAR ENOUGH TO BE IN FOCUS. POINT CAMERA UP . WHEN FLAKE LANDS ON FILTER SHOOT..NATURALLY THERE NEEDS TO BE A LIGHT SOURCE . Good idea, but light source should point away from camera sensor, not towards sensor, for good image qu...
by EYE C U
Sat Feb 13, 2021 2:40 am
Forum: Pictures and Videos
Topic: Snow flake photography - post your pictures!
Replies: 19
Views: 1365

Re: Snow flake photography - post your pictures!

NO MACHINING NECESSARY... I JUST USE HOOD EXTENSIONS AND A UV FITER AS THE STAGE/SLIDE ON THE END Screen Shot 2021-02-12 at 8.37.38 PM.png How about a huge wide hood over ring xenon speedlite. Then somehow support a piece of glass (snowflake holder) about that ring speedlite. Again, placement should...
by EYE C U
Mon Feb 08, 2021 8:44 pm
Forum: Pictures and Videos
Topic: Snow flake photography - post your pictures!
Replies: 19
Views: 1365

Re: Snow flake photography - post your pictures!

we got snow last night...didn't even know it was coming.. :roll:
by EYE C U
Mon Feb 08, 2021 8:29 pm
Forum: Microscopes and optics
Topic: Fun Little Invertoscop D Conversion
Replies: 12
Views: 1901

Re: Fun Little Invertoscop D Conversion

i went this route...works great..rechargeable led 3 levels
by EYE C U
Sun Feb 07, 2021 8:36 pm
Forum: Pictures and Videos
Topic: Snow flake photography - post your pictures!
Replies: 19
Views: 1365

Re: Snow flake photography - post your pictures!

I RIGGED UP A MACRO LENS WITH HOOD EXTENSIONS SO A UV FILTER CAN BE OUT FAR ENOUGH TO BE IN FOCUS. POINT CAMERA UP . WHEN FLAKE LANDS ON FILTER SHOOT..NATURALLY THERE NEEDS TO BE A LIGHT SOURCE .
by EYE C U
Sun Feb 07, 2021 12:13 am
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: DIY Polarized light
Replies: 20
Views: 900

Re: DIY Polarized light

OLDER CAMERA LENSES DIDN'T SPIN WHEN FOCUSED SO LINEAR POL WORKED FINE....NEWER LENSES, THE FRONT WOULD SPIN AND CHANGE THE POL EFFECT OF A LINEAR FILTER..
by EYE C U
Sun Feb 07, 2021 12:05 am
Forum: Microscopes and optics
Topic: Objective help.
Replies: 18
Views: 1283

Re: Objective help.

ON A ZEISS I MADE UP THE THE GRANDKIDS I USED SKATE WHEEL SPACERS UNDER THE STAGE TO RAISE IT 10MM
by EYE C U
Wed Feb 03, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: Pictures and Videos
Topic: After sitting for a month
Replies: 8
Views: 447

Re: After sitting for a month

I figured the light would vary depending on the alignment of the pol, just thought moving the slide through the beams it would change..wonder f turning the slide would change it..hmmmm.. next time i'll try
by EYE C U
Tue Feb 02, 2021 8:43 pm
Forum: Pictures and Videos
Topic: After sitting for a month
Replies: 8
Views: 447

Re: After sitting for a month

I guess it is just weird to me that pol response is different as i turn but location doesn't have an effect up down left right or height. this pol is all new to me. just wish I could remember what this is. i did a time lapse that flashed into what looked like a arial street view. thought i posted it...
by EYE C U
Tue Feb 02, 2021 8:31 pm
Forum: Pictures and Videos
Topic: After sitting for a month
Replies: 8
Views: 447

After sitting for a month

I fired up my scope. just wish I remembered what this was a drop of. anyway a month later some cool blue colors showed up.... pol... they respond differently as it turn the pol...but i would think that it would change when moving slide but no.. IDK4.jpg IDK5.jpg IDK6.jpg IDK7.jpg vid https://youtu.b...
by EYE C U
Tue Feb 02, 2021 7:05 pm
Forum: Specimens, samples and slides
Topic: Clear nail polish
Replies: 31
Views: 2328

Re: Clear nail polish

I'LL TAKE THE SMELL OF NAIL POLISH OVE EUPARAL...THAT STUFF STINKS OUT THE HOUSE.NOT TO MENTION TAKES A LOOOOOONG TIME TO SET
by EYE C U
Wed Jan 27, 2021 7:00 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: How to package a microscope!?
Replies: 15
Views: 995

Re: How to package a microscope!?

TAKE HEAD OFF. ANY ACCESSORIES WRAP ALL IN BUBBLE WRAP...DON'T HAVE ANYTHING INSIDE OF AN ITEM THAT IS LOOSE AND RATTLE (LEARNED THAT LESSON WHEN I WAS LIKE 5. MOM STUCK A DIME FOR MILK IN MY THERMOS...NEEDLES TO SAY I SHOOK IT RIGHT AWAY.IF YOU ARE AS OLD AS ME YOU KNOW WHAT HAPPENED) PUT ALL YOUR ...
by EYE C U
Wed Jan 27, 2021 6:53 pm
Forum: Pictures and Videos
Topic: Looking for a Place
Replies: 4
Views: 495

Re: Looking for a Place

11:14 HEART PUMPING IS COOL
by EYE C U
Mon Jan 25, 2021 1:56 am
Forum: Specimens, samples and slides
Topic: Clear nail polish
Replies: 31
Views: 2328

Re: Clear nail polish

thinned out it works great
by EYE C U
Sat Jan 23, 2021 2:30 am
Forum: Microscopes and optics
Topic: Leitz 170mm TL to 160mm TL microscope conversion
Replies: 7
Views: 1037

Re: Leitz 170mm TL to 160mm TL microscope conversion

i had the opposite problem i stuck skateboard wheel spacers under the stage to lift it 10 mm :D
by EYE C U
Fri Jan 22, 2021 2:06 am
Forum: Microscopes and optics
Topic: objective comparison
Replies: 3
Views: 531

Re: objective comparison

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by EYE C U
Thu Jan 21, 2021 1:04 am
Forum: Pictures and Videos
Topic: Probiotics!
Replies: 8
Views: 1490

Re: Probiotics!

so did you use water or spit?
by EYE C U
Thu Jan 21, 2021 12:51 am
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Inverted inquiry
Replies: 7
Views: 995

Re: Inverted inquiry

don't give up

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by EYE C U
Sun Jan 10, 2021 4:00 am
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: floaters
Replies: 20
Views: 3154

Re: floaters

this summer i had an internal eye hemorrhage....took about 3 months for the blood to filter out....it was like having my own bubble level when i looked up or down...the blood is gone but i still have what looks like a clear film plastic bag in a bottle looking thing that floats around...if i move my...
by EYE C U
Sun Jan 10, 2021 3:53 am
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Ignoring the warning ⚠️
Replies: 13
Views: 1177

Re: Ignoring the warning ⚠️

pretty sure i damaged my eye with uv. a was looking at felt material ..now i have a circle of grey (like dead pixels of a sensor) in the center of my vision that looks like the material i was looking at..couple months now and no change
by EYE C U
Sun Jan 10, 2021 3:47 am
Forum: Microscopes and optics
Topic: Double images
Replies: 23
Views: 10748

Re: Double images

if i don't use mine for a while i have to retrain my eyes.takes a few minutes but good after that
by EYE C U
Mon Dec 28, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: Camera systems and imaging
Topic: C-Mount to Nikon Adapter
Replies: 6
Views: 692

Re: C-Mount to Nikon Adapter

NOW YOU JUST NEED ONE OF THESE
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by EYE C U
Thu Dec 17, 2020 12:53 pm
Forum: Pictures and Videos
Topic: Life on a grain of sand
Replies: 6
Views: 1335

Re: Life on a grain of sand

I didn't get close enough to notice any when i shot this. :shock:
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by EYE C U
Thu Dec 17, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: Microscopes and optics
Topic: Paining the micro Stage?
Replies: 15
Views: 3459

Re: Paining the micro Stage?

EPOXY APPLIANCE PAINT IS HARD...OR YOU CAN WAX IT WITH 'TREEWAX'
by EYE C U
Thu Dec 17, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Stacked pictures come out Cartoonish
Replies: 15
Views: 1895

Re: Stacked pictures come out Cartoonish

I DON'T KNOW ABOUT Z BUT IN HELICON FOCUS YOU CAN EDIT OUT THOSE REMNANTS BY BRUSHING OVER THE BEST FRAME FOR THAT LAYER GIVING YOU A CLEAN EDGE
by EYE C U
Thu Dec 10, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: Beginner's corner
Topic: Is it safe to buy Used Microscopes and parts
Replies: 16
Views: 1647

Re: Is it safe to buy Used Microscopes and parts

barbicide kills about everything...the blue stuff you see at the barber shop