Wild M20 Lamp Unit
Wild M20 lamp holders are no longer made and the bulb themselves are only available from a specialist supplier in Germany. This quite a rare item these days -
Price £43.33 + vat
Wild Phase Contrast System
Wild was universally accepted as one of the quality microscope manufacturers of the last century. The Swiss company was renowned for its precision engineering and eventually merged with the Leitz company which in time became Leica. A complete phase contrast set in its original case is somewhat of a rarity these days. Zernicke phase contrast condenser with phase contrast objectives x10, x40 and x100 (oil). Very good condition.
Price £245.83 + vat
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The Wild (Heerbrugg) company was founded in 1921 in Switzerland and their microscopes were notable for their fine engineering. Wild merged with Leitz in 1987 and was renamed Wild-
Wild Teaching Head
This is a Wild teaching head that will fit any Wild compound microscope. These units are not that plentiful these days. Good condition.
Price £62.50 + vat
Wild M3B Long Arm Stereomicroscope.
Wild needs to introduction as microscopes of optical and engineering quality. The brand was assimilated into the Leitz brand but for a period both brands were sold. There is no doubt that Wild was the superior brand when it came to stereomicroscopes. The M3B is a ‘click stop ' version with x6.4, x16 and x40 being the magnification options offered. This microscope is all original, although the base has been, we think, re sprayed at some stage. A fine microscope.
Price £470.83 + vat
Wild M450 Long Arm Stereomicroscope
This is an excellent example of the microscope described above but on a long arm frame and in excellent condition. Wild stereomicroscopes that are seldom seen in as good of a condition as this unit. The microscope has the option of side light illumination. The magnification range is x6.3 to x32 by continuous zoom. The stand allows both coarse and fine focus control and the side light can be moved as required. There is an iris diaphragm control as would be expected in a quality stereomicroscope of this type. Highly recommended.
Price £708.33 + vat
Wild M5A Stereomicroscope
Wild produced quality microscopes that are renowned for the mechanical refinement that you would expect from a company based in Switzerland. This is one of their classic models with a stand that is not commonly found with these models. The unit has the ability to switch between standard bight field and dark field illumination by simply moving a lever and the stage has a frosted glass sliding platform that can be moved to obtain the optimum results with the dark field illumination. In addition there is a flexible arm focused incident light unit. Both are powered from a single original transformer box with brightness control. The stereo head has a click stop magnification changer offering x6, x12, x25 and x50 magnification options. The eyepieces are x10. This is an all original fine microscope that has been serviced regularly.
Wild M450 Stereomicroscope
This is one of the classic Wild stereomicroscopes that are seldom seen in as good of a condition as this unit. The microscope has the option of both coaxial and side light illumination depending on the specimen type. The magnification range is x6.3 to x32 by continuous zoom. The stand allows both coarse and fine focus control and the side light can be moved from the left to the right as required. There is an iris diaphragm control as would be expected in a quality stereomicroscope of this type. Highly recommended.
Price £604.17 + vat
Wild M20 Trinocular
Without doubt the Wild M20 was one of the finest laboratory microscopes made with the Swiss engineering and impeccable optical performance. The paint finish on these microscopes is second to none and polishes to an excellent finish. This unit has a trinocular head with the option to divert the lighting to the binocular eyetubes, camera tube or both. The head privides a magnification factor of 1.25. Plan fluotar objectives x10 (0.25), x20 (0.45), x40 (0.65) and x50 oil immersion (1.0). X12.5 eyepieces. Mechanical stage with focusing centring condenser. 6v 20 watt halogen Kohler illumination. Supplied with spare lamp and modern CE transformer box. Otherwise the microscope is completely original and in excellent condition. A collectors piece as well as laboratory standard instrument.