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National 106-L Compound Microscope

B&H # NAVCM106L Mfr # 106-L
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Product Highlights
  • 20 Watt Tungsten Illumination
  • Vertical Monocular Viewing
  • 10x Eyepiece with Revolving Pointer
  • 40x/100x/400x Magnification
  • 4x/10x/40xR Objectives
  • Achromatic Optics

The 106-L Compound Microscope from National Optical is a three-objective intro-level microscope designed for elementary school students. Achromatic eyepiece and objectives minimize image distortions and deliver consistent images on all three magnification settings. The user-friendly microscope design has dual coarse-focusing knobs and features that are intended to prevent mishandling by novice users. National Optical engineered this vertical compound microscope to be easy to use, durable, and feature-rich enough to help transition older elementary school students to more sophisticated microscopes.

Optical System
  • 10x eyepiece with revolving pointer
  • 4x,10x,40xR achromatic and color-coded objectives
  • 40x,100x, 400x magnification
  • Rotating objective turret with click stops
  • Dual coarse focusing knobs
  • Rack-and-pinion focus system
  • Slip clutch prevents over-turning
  • Tension adjustment prevents focus drift
  • Rack stop prevents damage to slides and protects lenses
  • 15 watt tungsten bulb
  • On/Off switch
  • 6-hole disc diaphragm
  • Permanently-mounted substage illumination
Construction Details
  • 3.5x3.25" (8.8x8.2cm) stage with locked-on spring-activated clips
  • Cast metal body with inclination joint
  • Grey enamel finish
  • 11.75" (29.5cm) height
  • 3.7lb (1.7kg) weight
Microscope Type Compound
Body Type Vertical monocular
Eyepiece 10.0x with revolving pointer
Nosepiece 3-hole
Objective(s) 4.0x, 10.0x, 40.0xR
Focuser Dual rack-and-pinion
Light Source 15 watt tungsten bulb
Light Control On/Off
Specimen Stage 3.5 x 3.25" (8.8 x 8.2 cm) with spring clips
Height 11.75" (29.5 cm)
Weight 3.75 lb (1.7 kg)
National 106-L Compound Microscope
  • 115V, 15W Bulb
  • Dustcover
  • Five Year Limited Warranty (Excluding Bulb)
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