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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.

Meiji Techno MT8530EL LED Ergonomic Trinocular Incident/Transmitted Light BF

  • Ergonomic Trinocular Head, BF/DF Metallurgical Incident 12V/50W, Transmitted 6V 30W
  • Metallurgical microscope
  • Trinocular head
  • Ergonomic version
  • LED illumination - 3W, 5500K color temperature

The Meiji Techno MT8530EL is a trinocular metallurgical microscope, capable of both brightfield and darkfield observation with incident and transmitted light. Illumination is provided by powerful 3W LED, with a color temperature of 5500K. This microscope contains a ball bearing mounted quintuple nosepiece, and includes the following objectives - Plan Epi BD 5x, 10x, 20x, 50x. The Meiji Techno MT8530EL is also easily modified to meet specific applications and user requirements. 10x Super Widefield High Eyepoint eyepieces F.N.22 are standard, however, 15x and 20x eyepieces are available as an option. A Super Widefield High Eyepoint 10x focusable eyepiece that accepts 25mm reticules is also available. Meiji Techno also manufactures a wide variety of Plan Epi Infinity Corrected objectives for Brightfield work. For a full list of magnifications and included parts, please see the tab labeled 'What's In The Box'.