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Reichert Zetopan Polarising Microscope

This is one of the classic microscopes and equipped for geological examination makes it relatively rare. Finished in ‘signature’ classic black enamel, the general body work is excellent  for its age with just  two small chips to the large base. The stage does show the wear that would be expected with the examination of  geology specimens. The chrome work is exceptional and the incident light path has polariser and analyser filters in very good condition. The base has the usual ‘Epi’ and ‘Trans’ lighting options that can be used jointly with the ‘Mix’ paddle This microscope is all original including the transformer box and 2 light bulbs are included.


The large circular stage has a centre ‘pop out’ circle so that thin sections can be examined with transmitted lighting although there is no condenser present . The incident light path has a slide in/out polarising filter  and a slide in/out analyser that can be rotated and crossed with the polariser through 90 degrees. A good set of 190mm tubelength dovetail objectives are included with magnifications x5, x11, x22, x32 and x60. The trinocular head has the usual part rotation and there is a lever to bring a camera into the optical path. A pair of widefield Reichert x6 eyepieces. The large circular rotating stage has lateral adjustment. This microscope is now a serious collectors item and as such is offered at a really competitive price.

 Price £500+ vat

Zeiss Photomicroscope 111

They just don't make them like this anymore - a 'battleship' of a microscope. Carl Ziess optics coupled (originally) with an inbuilt film based photomicrography system that .left nothing to chance. The advent of digital photography leaves that aspect of the microscope outdated. The film control box is no longer present but we have left the original connection leads in place to give the purchaser option. The Internet has several options referencing the adapting of these fine microscopes for digital photomicrography. That apart this microscope is equipped for bright field and phase contrast transmitted light microscopy and in addition incident fluorescence microscopy. The set of objectives are equally impressive. Zoom x1 to x5, x10 phase, x40 phase, x63 planapo (oil immersion n.a. 1.4) and x100 planapo (oil immersion n.a. 1.3). X10 Kpl spectacle wearers eyepieces. Zernicke phase contrast substage condenser. Transmitted illumination, Kohler with a 12v 50 watt light source. Incident Hg ultra violet light source. RSIII 466247 - 9904 Blue/Green/UV cubes. The transformer box has an hours register. General condition excellent.

SOLD


Meiji ML2000 Binocular

An excellent example of this popular quality Japanese microscope. Meiji as a brand are noted for reliability and sturdy build quality and the ML2000 typifies this. In very good condition with just a few small chips on the paint of the base this microscope is equipped with semi plan objectives x4, x10, x40 and x100 (oil) with matched x10 widefield eyepieces. Mechanical stage with full substage. Halogen illumination. Superb value.

Price £ 416.67 + vat



sold

Vickers M15C Binocular

Vickers were a UK microscope manufacturer of some note and as a consequence there are many of this type of microscope on the used market. However there will be few that have survived in such good condition as this example. In addition it is equipped with Vickers Microplan objectives x2.5 (n.a.0.08), x10 (n.a.0.25), x40 (n.a.0.65), x100 (n.a.1.25) oil immersion. Full substage condenser with centring mechanism. Kohler illumination. x10 Complan eyepieces. Condition excellent.

 

Price £250.00 + vat

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BR E5 Bnocular

A fine modern styled microscope with carrying handle.

A biological binocular high power microscope. This is a sample, NEW, not included in our range only because the specification overlapped too closely with a current model. Abbe condenser, LED variable light coarse and fine focus, drop down controls for slide movement.

X10wf, x4,x10,x40,x100,160 mm.


Price £400 + vat

BR E5 Trinocular

A fine modern styled microscope with carrying handle.

A biological binocular high power microscope. This is a sample, NEW, not included in our range only because the specification overlapped too closely with a current model. Abbe condenser, LED variable light coarse and fine focus, drop down controls for slide movement.

X10wf, x4,x10,x40,x100,160 mm.


Price £450 + vat

G&S Projection Microscope

Based on the G&S Conference microscope this unit has the usual microscope head replaced by a viewing screen. Gillett & Sibert were the last of the UK microscope manufacturers and during the 1960’s and 70’s provided the mainstay of  workhorse pathology microscopes in the NHS. To say that they were solidly built would be an understatement. Back your car over one of these and it would be your car that needs repairing! This is a vintage unit and is now a collectors item. All original and in very good condition. Objectives x4.7, x10, x20 and x40. Kohler illumination system with a 6v 100 watt lighting system giving more than enough light for the viewing screen. A bargain.


SOLD

Wilovert Binocular

This is a good example of this popular industrial inverted microscope. There are some small chips to the body paintwork but mechanically and optically this is a very sound microscope. The typical feature of this model is the long stem floating coaxial control of the mechanical stage. This allows easy stage movement because of its proximity to the coaxial coarse and fine focus controls of the microscope without the risk of the very long stem being bent or broken. The mechanical part of the stage can be removed to facilitate larger culture flasks and containers. Objectives x4, x10, x10 phase and x20 phase. The focusing condenser system has inbuilt phase rings for these as well as a bright field option. 6v 20 watt quartz halogen illumination with brightness control. X10 and x20 wide field objectives


Price £437.50 + vat

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Zeiss Jena Binocular

This is a fine example of this good value professional microscope. The binocular head is equipped with x10 wide field eyepieces and has dioptric and interpupillary controls. The turret as a good set of DIN standard objectives x4, x10, x40 and x100 (oil immersion). Large mechanical stage with drop down coaxial controls and double vernier scales. Focusing substage condenser with iris diaphragm and filter carrier. Coarse and fine focus controls. 6 volt 20 watt halogen illumination. Good condition


Price £437.50 + vat

Prior N334 Epimet Metallurgical Trinocular

This microscope is in excellent condition and is complete with the original instruction manual. 6 volts 20 watt rheostat controlled incident  halogen illumination with voltmeter display on the microscope base. The light path has a double iris system allowing Kohler illumination with an integral filter carrier. The trinocular head has x10 wide field eyepieces and dioptric and interpulliary adjustment. The metallurgical objectives are 210mm tube length semi plan x5, x10, x20, 40 and a dry x100 (numerical aperture 0.90). Large mechanical stage with drop down coaxial controls and specimen platform. A well built British microscope.


Price £720.83 + vat