Unique and professionally designed, Newton Portable Compact Optical Microscope Model
Bright field transmitted light inverted microscope with built-in LED illuminator and mechanical slide movement controls. Includes two purpose-designed objectives providing magnifications 100x and 400x.
Slides with cover-slip need to be inverted (i.e. cover slip side down).
Can be handheld or mounted on a tripod for greater stability.
Images can be recorded using a universal fit mobile phone attached to the eyepiece or via a camera adapter use with a compact digital camera fitted with a T42 mount. (i.e. Olympus PEN)
Objectives : Short Barrel with RMS Thread, Magnifications 10x/0.25 NA and 40x/0.65 NA, selection via rotating control on underside of the microscope.
Overall Magnifications : 100x and 400x
Focus Adjustment: Single rotating Knob with ‘reciprocating’ adjustment. Additional attachable collar for added sensitiity (approx 2x original)
Illumination: Single white-light LED on adjustable tilting arm with variable intensity control on rear of the microscope body. Push button ON/OFF switch with automatic turn off after 20-mins, to save battery life.
Batteries: 3 x AAA in cassette accessible through port on the underside of the microscope. Battery life approx 1,000 hours at lowest intensity (continuous running)
External Power : Mini USB input port for external power supply (connection cable mini/external USB included)
Support : 2 x Tripod Mounts on underside.
Slide Movement: Mechanical movement with X & Y axes controls. Scale on X & Y axes. Spring mounted stage clips included.
Storage: Hard Plastic Fitted Transport Case (Optional heavy duty Peli Case available – see below)
Dimensions 160 x 188 x (L x W x H) mm
Dimensions 154 x 122 x 68 (L x W x H) mm
Weight : 480 g
Model NM1-600 has the same specification as the Model Nm1-400, but with the addition of the 60x objective.