This Comprehensive Scope 2 W/Monocular Head from Ken-A-Vision is part of the Comprehensive Microscope series, offering a modern, modular microscope line with superior image quality, as well as a built-in flip-up handle for easy carrying, ergonomic focus knobs for comfort, and built-in power cord storage. There are 14 configuration possibilities, including 5 optional heads, 2 stages, and (with the 4-hole reversed nosepiece), the option of adding a 100x objective lens. Plus, you have the option of corded or cordless. So, you could start with a base model with a monocular head and standard stage, and later upgrade it with a Seidentöpf binocular digital head and a mechanical stage--making this one very versatile microscope.
Rechargeable NiMH batteries: recharge in 8 hours, last up to 40 hours.
Die-cast aluminum body; "Y" shape base for ideal research application; anti-microbial coating.
Monocular view with 30° angle 360° rotation--attached eyepieces comfortable for student or teacher viewing.
5 optional modular heads.
Reversed 4-hole nosepiece with 4-position ball bearing action stop, 360 full rotation.
Fixed plain stage--4.72 x 4.72 x 0.27" (12 x 12 x 0.7 cm) modular attachment to frame, 2 spring-loaded clips for slides.
Base outlined with resilient polymer to avoid daily damage to the microscope or thesurrounding surfaces.
10x wide field eyepiece: 19mm wide eyepiece.
Achromat objectives: 4x, 10x, 40xR
Light dimmer (rheostat)--easy adjustment of transmitted light.
1-19mm eyepiece with built-in coating for humidity and poor climate; 1 with pointer;all fixed to avoid loss and damage.
LED cool lighting source with very long life (12,000+ hours), on/off switch, and dimmer rheostat.
Power cord/charger storage compartment with storage door--charging adapter stays with unit.
Low position coaxial focus with left or right hand low drive control; with rotating mechanismand torque adjustment 1 course rotation from minimum to maximum stage height. Fine0.002mm per unit scale mechanism, rubber grips on both fine and course focus knobs; finefocusing scale value 0.002mm.
Red flip-up retractable handle for transport is integrated into the body of the unit.
Low-voltage external power supply 120-240V ±500mA (stored in frame), detachable.
Assembled in USA.
In the Box
Ken-A-Vision Comprehensive Scope 2 W/Monocular Head
WF10x 19mm eyepiece with built-in coating for humidity and poor climate; 1 with pointer; all fixed to avoid loss and damage
Reversed 4 hole nose piece with 4 position ball bearing action stop, 360 full rotation
4.72 x 4.72 x 0.27" (12 x 12 x 0.7 cm) modular attachment to frame 2 spring loaded clips for slides
Low position coaxial focus with left or right hand low drive control; with rotating mechanism and torque adjustment 1 course rotation from minimum to maximum stage height. Fine 0.002mm per unit scale mechanism, rubber grips on both fine and course focus knobs; Fine focusing scale value 0.002mm
4x, 10x, 40xR DIN
One Knob, Coarse and Fine
ISO:9001--2000; CE, CSA, RoHS
Base Dimensions (WxHxD)
6.5 x 15 x 8.5" (16.5 x 38.1 x 21.6 cm)
11 lbs (5kg)
Ken-A-Vision Comprehensive Scope 2 W/Monocular Head Review