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Microscopes - Richter Optica HS-1M 40-400x High School Microscope
Microscopes - Richter Optica HS-1M 40-400x High School Microscope
Microscopes - Richter Optica HS-1M 40-400x High School Microscope
Microscopes - Richter Optica HS-1M 40-400x High School Microscope

Richter Optica HS-1M 40-400x High School Microscope

Richter Optica
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Estimated Arrival: Between Dec 03 and Dec 09. *ETA to USA Only

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The Richter Optica HS-1M high school microscope is the most popularly used high school microscope model. The HS-1M is a popular model in high schools due to its DIN standard glass optics and the cool LED illuminator, as well as the ability to run the microscope as a cordless microscope or off of it’s recharger. The HS-1M microscope has rugged locked-on student-proof parts making it an ideal microscope for school settings. This microscope provides both coarse and fine focusing for easily viewing crisp, clearly focused images, especially at higher magnifications. The microscope can be used as a cordless microscope or a corded microscope when run off the included recharger.

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Total Magnification 40x, 100x, 400x.
Viewing Head 45° Inclined monocular viewing head rotates 360°.
Eyepiece Widefield 10x eyepiece, FN 18.
Objectives DIN Standard 4x Achromat, parfocalled, parcentered, color-coded.
DIN Standard 10x Achromat, parfocalled, parcentered, color-coded.
DIN Standard 40x Achromat, parfocalled, parcentered, color-coded.
Nosepiece Precision revolving objective turret.
Body Rugged metal parts are locked-on for student-proof features. Glass optics.
Stage Large 120mm x 110mm stage, with locked-on, spring mounted stage clips, drilled and tapped to accept optional mechanical stage. The mechanical stage helps to maneuver slides easier, providing 2 knobs for X-Y control.
Condenser NA 0.65 iris diaphragm condenser.
Focusing Rack & pinion coarse focus with tension adjustment, separate fine focus. Tension adjustment eliminates stage drift. Safety rack stop prevents damage to slides and objective lenses.
Illumination LED illumination has on/off switch with intensity control. 3 LED cool-burning lights beneath the stage are rated up to 100,000 hours life. Cordless microscope runs on rechargeable batteries (included) and includes recharger. Microscope can be plugged in and run off the 100~240V recharger.
Dimensions 13.5″ H x 5.25″ W x 7″ D
Weight 6 lbs.
Included Dust Cover.
Warranty 5-year limited warranty, excluding bulb and batteries.


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