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Light microscopes

The following is a list of some of the best microscopes available directly from Amazon.

  • Microscopes are in the order of highest cost to lowest.
  • Double-click the microscope image to move directly to the correct Amazon page.
  • Supporting text is from the Amazon website.

BestScope BS-4000B Industrial Inspection Trinocular Compound Microscope, EWF10x Eyepieces, Infinity Plan Objectives, 50x-1000x Magnification, Brightfield/Darkfield, Halogen Illumination, Movable Platform Stage, 110V

  • Compound microscope with oversized stage and wide moving range provides high magnification for inspection of integrated circuits, chips, and wafers and other IT and industrial applications
  • Trinocular viewing configuration with a Siedentopf binocular head that has a pair of 22mm 10x extra-widefield eyepieces and fixed inclination to reduce eye and neck strain, and a 30mm trinocular port that accepts a camera adapter (sold separately)
  • Forward-facing nosepiece with 5x, 10x, 20x, 50x, and 100x infinity plan achromatic objectives for color correction, focus over the entire range of the viewing field, and a longer working distance for improved focus when auxiliary components are utilized
  • Brightfield/darkfield, halogen illumination with rheostat and blue, green, yellow, and frosted filters for clear examination and light control
  • Platform stage provides precise movement along the X- and Y-axes, and coaxial coarse and fine focus knobs speed focusing