The microscope By sam cantine

The microscope

With graphics and label

Carrying the microscope

always use two hands

place one hand around the arm

then put the other hand under the base for support

lift carefully

when placing the scope down…do it gently

Storing the microscope

keep it covered when it is being stored

place the microscope in the cabinet when not in using

Cleaning the microscope

clean the lens with tissue

A cotton swab can be used in the place of tissue

clean the

eyepiece lens

objective lenses

glass condenser lens

glass opening on stage

Use of mircoscope

Low power

low power

center - pointer

focus - coarse adjustment

light - diaphragm

tweak - fine focus

Medium power

medium power

center - pointer

focus - coarse adjustment

light - diaphragm

tweak - fine focus

High power

high power

center - pointer

focus - coarse adjustment

light - diaphragm

tweak - fine focus

Making a wet mount

clean glass slide

clean glass cover slip

add object

half the size of pinky fingernail

thin so you can see through it

add one drop of water

add one drop of stain if needed

transparent

translucent

opaque

Making the lab report

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