MS-500X series stereomicroscopes provide a simple solution to observe small objects where
depth perception and versatile lighting are required. They are useful for educational applications
such as dissection and observing living organisms, as well as lab and industrial use such as
identifying plants and insects, geological specimens and inspection or assembly of small parts.
These scopes offer dual magnification
and come in a variety of configurations
ranging from 10X to 40X total
magnification. Optional eyepieces can
increase the magnification to 80X. The
built-in illumination system includes bright, variable halogen
upper lighting and cool fluorescent substage illumination.

Features include: Eyepieces: Paired 10X Widefield. Head: Binocular, 45 inclined erect image prisms, 360 rotatable with diopter and interpupillary adjustment. Interpupillary adjustment is from 55-75mm. Nosepiece rotates a quarter turn to toggle between magnifications. Body: All metal construction, includes: illumination system, focuser and mount, stage clips, fuse protected. CSA power cord. 220-Volt systems are available on request. Focusing mechanism: Large, easy grip knobs with durable, rack and pinion gearing and a slip clutch to prevent damage. Transmitted Illumination: Cool fluorescent 5W with independent control. Removable diffuser, clear glass stage plate, optional black/white opaque plate. Reflected Illumination: Variable halogen with independent dimmer control, bright reflector type bulb,10W12V Finish: Chemical and stain resistant baked-on enamel finish. Dustcover included.