Levenhuk 5S NG Monocular Microscope (Gray)

BH #LE5SNGMM • MFR #71916
Levenhuk 5S NG Monocular Microscope (Gray)
Key Features
  • Monocular Straight Viewing
  • All-Glass Optics
  • 4x/10x/40x Objectives
  • 10x/12.5x Eyepieces
Teach microscopy using the Levenhuk 5S NG Monocular Microscope. This compact, cordless instrument is capable of delivering up to 500x of total magnification with its all-glass optical system, consisting of three objectives (4x, 10x, and 40x) and two eyepieces (10x and 12.5x). Underneath the objective turret, you will find a 4.7x4.3" stage with two metal clips for securing your slides. To ensure that you see bright images, the scope employs mirror illumination; a power supply is not required. It also has a built-in diaphragm wheel with five apertures for adjusting brightness and contrast of images. For convenience, the metal housing features an arched back that can be used as a handle. Other highlights are a wide and stable base and knurled adjustment knobs.
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Levenhuk 5S NG Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Optical Performance
  • 3Stage
  • 4Use and Handling
  • 5Construction Details

Teach microscopy using the Levenhuk 5S NG Monocular Microscope. This compact, cordless instrument is capable of delivering up to 500x of total magnification with its all-glass optical system, consisting of three objectives (4x, 10x, and 40x) and two eyepieces (10x and 12.5x). Underneath the objective turret, you will find a 4.7x4.3" stage with two metal clips for securing your slides. To ensure that you see bright images, the scope employs mirror illumination; a power supply is not required. It also has a built-in diaphragm wheel with five apertures for adjusting brightness and contrast of images. For convenience, the metal housing features an arched back that can be used as a handle. Other highlights are a wide and stable base and knurled adjustment knobs.

Optical Performance

  • Glass optics
  • 4x, 10x, and 40x objectives
  • 10x, 12.5x eyepieces with 23.2mm tubes
  • 40-500x total magnification
  • Coarse focus (working distance): 2.0"

Stage

  • 4.7x4.3" stage
  • Two spring-loaded metal clips
  • Built-in diaphragm wheel with five apertures

Use and Handling

  • Straight monocular viewing
  • Bottom mirror illumination

Construction Details

  • Metal frame
  • Arched back serves as a handle
  • Wide base provides stability
  • Rotating nosepiece
  • Knurled knobs

Levenhuk 5S NG Specs

Microscope TypeCompound
HeadMonocular
Nosepiece3-Position Nosepiece
Imaging
Optical Magnification10x Eyepiece: 40x, 100x, 400x
12.5x Eyepiece: 50x, 125x, 500x
Objective4x, 10x, 40x
Eyepiece10x
12.5x
Eyepiece Tube Diameter0.9" / 23.2 mm
FocusingCoarse, Fine
Working Distance0.07 to 2" / 1.8 to 50 mm
Illumination
Illumination TypeMirror
General
MaterialMetal
Dimensions4.7 x 4.3" / 120 x 110 mm (Specimen Stage)
WeightNot Specified by Manufacturer
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