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Discounted from actual price below.
Price: $ 639.98
Model: tv0058000a
Shipping/Handling/Insurance: $ 29.98

Items NOT included: camera and computer.
Photos only demonstrate the capability this microscopy system has.

Product Overview //

  • Polarizing Monocular Microscope – Great Value!
  • Excellent for viewing rock and mineral thin sections and other geology applications.
  • The quality is amazingly good.
  • Polarizing microscopes are normally sold for Thousands. This is being brought to you at an incredibly low discounted price.

Petrographic polarized microscope for geology analysis of rocks.
Camera and monitor are shown only for demonstration purposes.  They are NOT included.
Camera and monitor are shown only for demonstration purposes. They are NOT included.
Digital images obtained through this microscope.    

Photo Throug 10x Eyepiece
4x Objective
40x Total Magnification
Polarized Light.

Muscovite Schist
Photo Through 10x Eyepiece
4x Objective
40x Total Magnification
Polarized Light.

Kyanite Schist
same location – With Polarization
20x Objective
200 Total Magnification
Full Zoom In.

Kyanite Schist
Taken Under 40x Objective
400x Total Magnification
No Polarization!
Full Zoom In.
Special Features
  • Built-In Bertrand Lens with Capability for Removal from Optical Path.
  • Built-In Analyzer with Capability for Removal from Optical Path.
  • Transmitted Light Polarizer, with Capability for Removal from Optical Path. Fully Rotatable 360 Degrees with Graduation Marks every 5 Degrees for the full 360 degrees.
  • Selectable between Brightfield and Polarizing Light.
  • Easily switch between Plane Polarized and Cross Polarized Illumination.
Eyepieces and Magnification
  • Four Magnifications: 40x, 100x, 200x, and 400x.
  • Wide Field 10x Eyepiece.
  • Four Strain-Free Objectives: 4x, 10x, 20x, 40x.
  • Spring Loaded 20x and 40x Objectives for Protection.
  • 120V/15W Incandescent Transmitted Base Illumination.
Condenser – Iris – Filters
  • 1.25 N.A. Abbe Substage Condenser, Condenser Movement Knob, Iris Diaphragm and Swing-Out Filter Holder.
  • Condenser Alignment Screws.
  • Rack and Pinion Steel Gears for Easy and Better Condenser Movement.
  • Blue Filter Included.
Stage Specifications
  • Large Fully Rotatable Stage with Ball Bearing Movement, 140mm Diameter with Graduation Marks every 1 Degree for the Full 360 degrees.
  • Stage Centering Knobs. Warning, not all polarizing scopes have the ability to center the stage with the objectives. If not properly centered, you will get eccentric viewing when rotating a specimen.
  • Detachable Stage Slide Clips.
  • Stage Rotation Lock Screw.
  • Fine and Coarse Focusing Knobs on Both Sides of Microscope.
  • Maximum Distance From Bottom of Longest Objective to Top of Stage: 50mm.
  • Head has Unique Feature allowing it to be Height Adjustable Relative to Stage.
  • Fine Adjustment Division: 0.002mm.
  • Rack and Pinion Steel Gears for Focus Movement.
  • Adjustable Screw-Stop to Limit Coarse Range to Protect Specimens.
Frame – Base – Size – Weight
  • Inclinable: Whole Scope Pivots on Angle for Maximum Versatility and Ease of Viewing.
  • Total Overall Height of Microscope: 435mm.
  • Instrument Weight: 13.5 lbs.
Included Items
  • Mica (One Quarter Wavelength) Retarding Compensator Plate.
  • Gypsum (One Full Wavelength) Retarding Compensator Plate.
  • Includes: Extra 10x Eyepiece with Built-in Measuring Reticle: X-Scale, 10mm in 100 divisions, 0.1mm Resolution.
  • Includes: Extra 5x Eyepiece with Built-in Crosshair Reticle.
  • Comes with Instruction Manual, Dust Cover and Lens Cleaning Cloth.
Other Specifications
  • Ships in Molded Styrofoam Container for protection.
  • Manufactured under ISO: 9001 Standards.
  • 110 VAC Power Requirement (Contact us about 220V availability).
  • High Quality Solid Construction!
  • Precision Made Glass Optics!
  • Brand New, Never Used!
Manufacturer\’s Warranty
  • 5 Year microscope manufacturer warranty. All included microscopy accessories are covered.
  • All microscope parts are guaranteed to be free of defects and should function properly. If you need service or repair, contact us and we will fix or replace the defective part.
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