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Microscope to look at human hair

Postby arenc on Thu Apr 19, 2007 4:39 pm

i need a microscope for one purpose only. I need it for looking at human hair in full detail. i need to know what magnification i require and the cheepest option with the recomended magnification. want to view the cuticul and cortex.
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Postby Jne_K on Thu Apr 19, 2007 4:40 pm

Hi

You can use either a stereo or a compound, depending on the extent of detail you need, but you will have more magnification options with a compound. For the best results, use a model with a built-in light source and dual focusing, such as the Konus Academy 1000x Biological Microscope - 5325 and 5304.
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