Flinn Economy Compound Microscopes are well-designed, budget-friendly, cordless and the top choice for introductory biology classes. Each scope has a compact, chemical-resistant metal body that will stand up to years of use.
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Flinn Economy Compound Microscopes are well-designed, budget-friendly microscopes with cordless operation that are the top choice for introductory biology classes. Each Flinn economy microscope has a compact, chemical-resistant metal body that will stand up to years of use. The accessible coarse and fine focus knobs move smoothly with an all-metal rack and pinion system and rack stop to prevent damage.
Is power or counter space a limiting factor in your situation? Built-in power supplies and rechargeable batteries are a practical solution for your lab. Use them with any laboratory design or take them in the field! The energy-efficient LED illumination extends the battery life for uninterrupted all-day use.
Dependable optics that meet high industry standards. The achromatic eyepiece is fixed in place to prevent loss and damage. Achromatic DIN objective lenses ensure sharp viewing of an array of specimens. Objectives are individually packaged in a dust-free environment and arrive clean and ready to install.
The Flinn Economy Compound Microscope, 4X, 10X, 40X, with Stage Clips (Catalog No. MS1121) is easy to operate and maintain and is suitable for viewing eukaryotic cells and tissue samples. It is equipped with a triple nosepiece housing three objective lenses, stage clips and an iris diaphragm with a single-lens condenser.
The Flinn Economy Dual Head Compound Microscope, 4X, 10X, 40X, with Stage Clips (Catalog No. MS1119) is the same microscope as MS1121 but with a dual head. Perfect for beginners or students with fine motor difficulty. An instructor or assistant can view through the top tube, guiding the student toward success. Give direct instruction to students to improve their experience! Dual-head microscopes are also a budget-friendly option for creating a digital microscope. Combine with the Celestron Digital Microscope Imager (Catalog No. MS1116) to create a digital microscope for under $500.
The Flinn Economy Compound Microscope, 4X, 10X, 40X, with Mechanical Stage (Catalog No. MS1123) has the features of a high-end microscope at an exceptional value. In addition to the triple nosepiece and iris diaphragm, MS1123 also has a mechanical stage and ABBE condenser. Your students will precisely scan slides and measure cells and cell parts using the high-quality mechanical stage. Once honed in, students can control the contrast and sharpen the image at high magnification with the ABBE condenser.
The Flinn Economy Compound Microscope, 4X, 10X, 40X, 100X, with Mechanical Stage (Catalog No. MS1122) has the same quality features of the MS1123 with the addition of a 100X oil-immersion lens. High magnification allows for characterization of bacteria and greater resolution of major cell organelles. If your class engages in a significant amount of microbiology or histology, consider purchasing microscopes with a 100X objective lens.
The Flinn Economy Digital Compound Microscope, 4X, 10X, 40X, 100X, with Stage Clips (Catalog No. MS1118) is the same popular design as the other economy microscopes! These digital microscopes are easy to use—simply connect the USB cable to a computer, install and launch the included software and instantly see the specimen on the screen. Point your students toward success by projecting the live microscope feed. Show practical skills like focusing through the field of view, scanning the slide for specimens, and recognizing pesky artifacts.
Equip each student with a digital microscope, and they can use the software to capture images or movies. Students can quickly annotate their photos and make important connections between structure and function.
Software is user-friendly and includes editing to ensure the best results. Software is compatible with Windows 2000, XP, Vista and 7.