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Celestron Microscope - Optical Beginners Kit

Code: R42TH

Celestron Microscope - Optical Beginners Kit is rated 2.5 out of 5 by 2.
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  • Biological microscope with powers from 40x to 600x
  • 4x, 15x, and 30x objective lenses and 10-20x zoom eyepiece featuring high-quality glass optics
  • Includes 3 prepared glass slides, 2 blank glass slides, 1 blank well slide, light diffuser, needle probe, eye dropper and tweezers

Product details

Celestron Microscope - Optical Beginners Kit

• Biological microscope with powers from 40x to 600x
• 4x, 15x, and 30x objective lenses and 10-20x zoom eyepiece featuring high-quality glass optics
• Includes 3 prepared glass slides, 2 blank glass slides, 1 blank well slide, light diffuser, needle probe, eye dropper and tweezers
• Sample specimens to get you observing immediately: rocks, honeybee wing, and brine shrimp


The entry-level Celestron Microscope Kit with magnification from 40x to 600x is the perfect tool for the budding scientist. At high power, it's ideally suited for examining specimen slides of yeasts and moulds, cultures, plant and animal parts, fibres, bacteria, and more. Use the lower magnifications to examine objects like coins, rocks, insects, and more. Start out by using the provided specimen slides, and then create some of your own!

Great for the discriminating professional or serious hobbyist, the LCD Digital Microscope II is ideal for labs, schools and research institutions.

Included Accessories

- 3 prepared slides
- 2 blank slides
- 1 well slide
- Specimens: rocks, honeybee wing, and brine shrimp
- Light diffuser
- Needle probe
- Eye dropper
- Tweezers 
Specification table
Objective Nosepiece Triple with click stop
Objective Lense Diameter 3 - 4x, 15x, 30x
Eyepiece 1 Magnification Zoom 10x-20x
Illumination Top - pen light style (uses 2 AAA batteries), bottom - bulb (uses 2 AA batteries)
Stage Plain stage with metal clips - 74 mm x 70 mm
Dimensions 5.25 in x 3.13 in x 9.75 in (133 mm x 79 mm x 248 mm)
Weight 22 oz
Fine Focus No
Course Focuser Yes
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Rubbish Thought this was going to be a smart item, wasn't the cheapest nor the most expensive but suitable. How wrong was I. Basically in a nutshell it's cheaply made and just another piece of plastic. Stay clear of it I can't advise you enough. Would love a refund
Date published: 2016-11-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Appears to be fit for purpose Cannot say much more than that as bought it early for an xmas present for a 7 year old. However ordering was easy and delivered quickly.
Date published: 2016-11-23
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Is this also digital and comes with software.I have seen  an edition with digital same microdcope

Asked by: Chrid
This is an optical microscope therefor this would not come with any software to use with it.
Answered by: James
Date published: 2016-11-07
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R42TH Celestron Microscope - Optical Beginners Kit (1+) £28.99

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