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Celestron Advanced Compound Biological 500x Microscope 44104
$159.49
Code: CI-MI-44104-EE
MPN: 44104
UPC: 050234441049
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Celestron Advanced Biological Microscope 500 - Compound Microscope 44104 Product Info

Celestron Advanced Compound Microscope Biological 500x - 44104 is animage intermediate level microscope with advanced features such as an Abbe Condenser, Iris Diaphragm, and Electric Illuminator. The Abbe Condenser is a moveable and more precise condenser that can be moved up and down vertically, regulating the amount of light illuminated. The Iris Diaphragm adjusts the amount of light that passes through a slide specimen, and also allows the optimization of resolution, contrast, and sharpness. The Electric Illuminator gives the user a better and direct control of light. The Celestron Advanced Compound Microscope 44104 has two eyepieces of 10x and 12.5x power. When combined with the Triple Objective Nosepiece of 4x, 10x, and 40x objective lenses, the microscope provides powers of 40x/50x/100x/125x/400x/500x for serious usage. This Microscope also has an adjustable arm of 0° to 60° for a comfortable view. The microscope's stage has a large working area of 115mm x 125mm (4.5" x 4.9") giving the user an easier time to center slide specimens. The coarse and fine focusing knobs on this Celestron Microscope make focusing easier at powers of 400x and higher. The Celestron Advanced Compound Microscope 44104 comes with a Blue Filter, useful for enhanced contrast and color correction.

The body of the Celestron Advanced Biological Compound Microscope 44104 is made of all metal, giving the microscope lasting durability and rigidity. All optical components are made out of glass and are fully coated to eliminate image degrading, reflections, and glare. The Celestron Advanced High Power Microscope 44104 comes with five prepared slides so you can begin enjoying right out of the box. Lastly, this Compound Microscope by Celestron comes with a two year limited warranty. These features of the Celestron Advanced Compound Microscope Biological 500x - 44104 make it a great intermediate level microscope with advanced features without the expensive price tag.

The Celestron Compound Microscope 44421 Kit includes:

Specifications for Celestron Advanced Compound Microscope Biological 500x - 44104:

Model #: 44104
Head: Monocular, Adjustable 0° to 60°
Objective Nosepiece: Triple
Objective Sizes / DIN: 4x, 10x, 40x / 185mm
Eyepiece(s): 10x, 12.5x
Eyepiece Field of View: 12mm (10x), 10mm (12.5x)
Magnification (Power): 40x, 50x, 100x, 125x, 400x, 500x
Condenser: Abbe N.A. 1.25
Diaphragm: Iris
Illumination: 50mm (2") Mirror & Tungsten Electric
Stage: Mechanical 115mm x 125mm (4.5" x 4.9")
Focus System: Coarse & Fine
Other: Blue Filter
Weight: 5 lb 15 oz (2.69kg)
Warranty: 2 years

Features of Celestron Advanced Compound Microscope 44104:

  • All metal body for durability and rigidity
  • 10x & 12.5x eyepieces and 4x, 10x, 40x objective lenses for 40x/50x/100x/125x/400x/500x powers
  • Adjustable arm from 0° to 60° for comfortable views
  • Abbe condenser to regulate light from illuminator
  • Iris diaphragm to adjust light passing through slide
  • Electric illuminator for better control of light
  • Mechanical Stage of 115mm x 125mm (4.5" x 4.9") with stage clips
  • Coarse and fine focusing knobs for sharp viewing of 400x and higher

Package Contents:

  • Celestron Advanced Compound Microscope Biological 500x - 44104
  • Five (5) prepared slides
  • Blue filter
  • Dust cover
  • Instruction Manual

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Celestron Advanced Biological Microscope 500 - Compound Microscope 44104 Comments

Customer Reviews
Helpful Positive Review excellant microscope for the money by Legacy Reviewer, March 2, 2008
recommend this microscope for both amature and professional Pros: quality product and easy to use Cons: none
6/11 found this helpful
Most Recent Review Great High School Microscope by Legacy Reviewer, December 27, 2013
This is an excellent choice for beginner in using microscope. Not too expansive but it has a lot of advance features, includes microstaging and also dual speed focuser. It has all the features of profressional microscope, except the eyepiece and obje...
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Most Recent Review Great Microscope for beginner and intermediate user by Legacy Reviewer, August 16, 2013
This microscope is great. It has all the features of higher end microscope, includes able condenser, microstaging, and due stage focuser. Full metal construction making to be lasting. A bit soft on high magnification, but I guess for the price can't ...
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Most Recent Review Great Value by Legacy Reviewer, February 11, 2012
This microscope is a very good value for the price. Good mechanical platform and satisfactory optics. Pros: Low Cost, Good Quality, Ease of Use
2/2 found this helpful
Most Recent Review scottie by Legacy Reviewer, September 17, 2009
For home use with curious grand children this is an excellent buy Pros: very good value Cons: at high power height on table very limited
2/3 found this helpful
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