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The 45° inclined viewing KETU17031C CoreScope 2 Binocular Microscope with Achromatic Objectives from Ken-A-Vision features a Siedentopf head, a mechanical stage, 4x, 10x, 40xS, a 100xS achromatic objectives, and a 360° rotating head. The retractable 40xS and 100xS objectives have spring-loaded lenses which will retract when it touches the slide in order to protect the lens and the slide. The 100xS objective ought to be used with immersion oil. Both the turret and the included objectives adhere to DIN microscope objective standard. This means that you can use any DIN objective with this microscope without worrying about your microscope ever becoming obsolete. With a wide field 10 x eyepiece, the microscope provides a total magnification of 40x, 100x, and 400x. The supplied achromatic objectives reduce color distortions introduced by imperfections in optical elements better than regular objectives and provide higher contrast images. The lenses are also coated with special coatings that protect their surfaces against mold in high humidity and high heat regions. The parfocalled and parcentered design allows for switching objectives without having to realign your sample and without losing focus. The focusing system has a coaxial coarse and fine focus adjustments with and a scale. To view details of our specimens more easily, the microscope features a white LED illumination system with adjustable brightness and an On-Off switch. The bright white light from the bottom LED emitter is collimated with a 1.25 NA Abbe condenser and can be regulated by a build-in iris diaphragm.
The microscope also features a coated 5.1 x 4.7" mechanical stage with two low position coaxial X-Y motion controls and a bracket for holding your specimen slides. The frame of the microscope is made of cast aluminum with a cream-colored enamel finish. Included with the microscope is a USB cable, a wall charger, three rechargeable AA batteries, and a dustcover. To recharge your microscope's batteries, just connect the microscope's USB cable to the wall charger or a USB port.
Optical System and Focusing
Coatings protect lenses against mold in high humidity and high heat regions
DIN 4x, 10x, 40xS, 100xS objectives are achromatic, parfocalled and parcentered
The 40xS and 100xS objectives are spring-loaded and retractable
Total magnification: 40x, 100x, 400x, 100x
Binocular viewing is 45° inclined
Siedentopf interpupillary adjustment
Head rotates 360°
Fine and coarse focusing
White LED illumination provides bright white light without heating up your slides
Illuminator has a separate switch and a dimmer for brightness control
Cordless operation with three included rechargeable AA batteries
Coated mechanical stage features low position coaxial X-Y controls with rack & pinion
1.25NA Abbé condenser and iris diaphragm
Bracket for holding specimen slides
Stage dimensions: 5.1 x 4.7"
Objective turret: - Four objective holes - Reverse position head - Mount with ball bearings
Housing has a compartment for a USB cable and a wall adapter
Cast aluminum frame with a cream-colored enamel finish
Rubberized coaxial focusing knobs
In the Box
Ken-A-Vision TU-17031C CoreScope 2 Binocular Microscope with Achromatic Objectives (110-120V)
USB Charging Cable
Rechargeable AA Batteries
Limited 10-Year Warranty
Limited 6-Months Warranty for LED and Batteries
Table of Contents
Two 10x, wide field, one
Reverse, 4 holes
DIN 4x, 10x, 40xS, 100xS, achromatic, parfocalled, parcentered 40xS, 100xS are retractable 100xS ought to be used with immersion oil