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URGENT! Suggestion for microscope

Postby Dr.Stein » Mon Feb 26, 2007 1:53 am

Would you please give me some suggestions on microscope, please? I need to purchase some microscopes for students, which we will use it for haematology and histology observation. Links and/or pics will be okay if it would be classified as ads, which does not allowed in this forum. Or, you can PM me for specs. Thank you very much.
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Postby Darby » Tue Feb 27, 2007 6:55 pm

I tried to reply to this yesterday, but the site was too wonky (it still is, to some extent).

I would just warn you that, if possible (and I'm not sure it is), stay away from microscopes manufactured in China. We've gotten a couple of different types in the last years, and they were both defective upon delivery and very prone to problems soon after.
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Postby Dr.Stein » Fri Mar 02, 2007 12:29 pm

What about US product? I read the specification and it is quite similar to Japan product, but this US thing price is just a half of Japan thing. I also read comments from customers who purchased it. It is Omano.
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Postby Darby » Sat Mar 03, 2007 3:12 am

I wasn't aware that there was an American (as in produced in the U.S.) product. There are a lot of American vendors...

I've been looking at internet sites, and most of them don't mention where the products are made - it's probably something you'd have to ask.
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Postby Dr.Stein » Sat Mar 03, 2007 3:59 am

I mentioned Omano, which is made in Washington.
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Postby dipjyoti » Sat Mar 03, 2007 1:09 pm

Omano E-ZVU digital LCD microscopes as well as a full range of monocular, binocular and trinocular microscopes for research, biological, student and other professional applications are good enough with a limited life time warrenty.

Omano 10x-30x Stereo Trinocular Microscope also avialable.

http://www.microscopestore.com/browse.asp?c=10
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Postby Darby » Sat Mar 03, 2007 9:54 pm

Hmmmm. I missed them. Never heard of the company, but that's not necessarily a bad thing - guess I'm just not paying attention.
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Postby Dr.Stein » Sun Mar 04, 2007 1:57 pm

dipjyoti wrote:Omano E-ZVU digital LCD microscopes as well as a full range of monocular, binocular and trinocular microscopes for research, biological, student and other professional applications are good enough with a limited life time warrenty.

Omano 10x-30x Stereo Trinocular Microscope also avialable.

http://www.microscopestore.com/browse.asp?c=10

Thank you. I already visited the page, that's why I got the clue to try Omano microscope. It seems great but still affordable :)
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