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163 Series

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Superior in design and in performance, the 163 series incorporates a wide range of features designed for university and laboratory use. Superb optical clarity and reliable mechanical engineering assure years of top performance. Choose from four grades of objective lenses: Standard achromatic lenses deliver excellent clarity and normal flatness of field; ASC high contrast deliver extra image contrast; Semi-plan for extra flatness of field; Plan achromatic for superior clarity and flatness of field.





Trinocular viewing head with 30° inclined binocular eyepieces with dual diopters and interpupillary adjustment 54mm to 76mm, and vertical monocular tube with third eyepiece, rotates 360°. Vertical tube removes to permit mounting optional SLR or video adaptors. 3-position sliding rod directs light 100% to binocular eyepieces, or 100% to vertical tube, or 70% to vertical tube and 30% to binocular eyepieces.


Widefield 10x /18mm eyepiece, pointer standard in one eyepiece.

Objectives DIN standard 4x (0.10 N.A.), 10x (0.25 N.A.), 40xR (0.65 N.A.) and 100xR oil immersion (1.25 N.A.) objectives. Choose from achromatic, super high contrast, or plan.
Illumination 12v 20 watt halogen with variable rheostat control.
Focus Coaxial coarse and fine focusing controls, coarse has tension adjustment, fine is graduated.
Stage Large 140mm x 135mm (5-1.2 in. x 5-1/4 in.) stage; built-in, low profile, ball-bearing mounted mechanical specimen holder with low-position coaxial controls, 1.25 N.A. Abbe condenser