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Levenhuk LabZZ M1 Microscope
Magnification: 100–300x. Experiment kit included.
Levenhuk LabZZ M1 Microscope is designed for young explorers of the microcosm. With this microscope young scientists will take their first steps in science. The supplied kit includes everything needed for this purpose: easy-to-use microscope, prepared microscope slides, and special tools for working with microscope samples. Kids can manage the inst... more
Levenhuk LabZZ M1 Microscope is designed for young explorers of the microcosm. With this microscope young scientists will take their first steps in science. The supplied kit includes everything needed for this purpose: easy-to-use microscope, prepared microscope slides, and special tools for working with microscope samples. Kids can manage the instrument independently and explore amazing structures of everyday things.
Levenhuk LabZZ M1 Microscope is equipped with a lower illuminator that allows observations of transparent microscope samples. The range of available samples includes any ready-to use microscope slides, life in a water drop, and many other things. The illuminator is rotatable – one side has a mirror (used in sufficient daytime lighting), and the other side has an incandescent lamp. This lamp is powered by 2 AA batteries (not included).
Besides observing ready-to-use slides included in the package, kids can also create their own slides. A sample is just placed in the center of a blank slide, fixed, and then covered with a cover glass. The most interesting specimens can be kept for future observations.
Levenhuk LabZZ M1 Microscope produces three fixed magnifications: 100x, 200x and 300x. You can choose your desired magnification step by rotating the microscope’s revolving nosepiece. Sharpness is adjusted with a separate knob. The stage is equipped with special metal clips that hold the studied specimen in place during observations.
- Simple model designed especially for children
- Lenses made of high-quality optical plastic
- Magnification up to 300x
- Battery-powered illumination
- Lightweight plastic body
- Experiment kit included
The kit includes:
- Prepared slides (2 pcs)
- Blank slides (2 pcs)
- Cover slips (5 pcs)
- Slide stickers (5 pcs)
- Sea salt
Levenhuk LabZZ M1 Microscope is not compatible with Levenhuk digital cameras due to non-standard 17-mm eyepiece tube diameter.
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|2 AA batteries (not included)|
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Good afternoon. I tried to reinstall the software on my Windows 10x64 several times, but there is still a mistake in the system: " Initial settings not found, calibration required". Could you tell me please, what should I do? Levenhuk Customer Service:
There is new software as well as setup instructions on the Levenhuk DTX 90 item page, in the "additional materials" tab.
You said that only transparent objects can be observed. But at the same time the description says: "You can observe ready-made slides, thin cuts, insects". So is it possible to observe non-transparent objects or not? Insects are seemingly non-transparent. Thank you Levenhuk Customer Service:
The thin cut is a transparent sample.
Which microscope should I buy for a 10 y.o. boy? He is keen on observing things that can't be seen with a naked eye. Levenhuk Customer Service:
Take a look at these models: Levenhuk Rainbow 2L PLUS microscope: https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/levenhuk-2l-plus-moonstone/ ; Levenhuk Rainbow 50L microscope: https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/levenhuk-50l-moonstone/ . These microscopes will be perfect for a 10 y.o. child. All the necessary equipment is included in the set so you will be able to start your first experiments immediately. The combined illumination will allow observing both transparent and non-transparent objects.
Good afternoon. Could you please recommend a microscope for a 4.5 y.o. child? Levenhuk Customer Service:
These models will be a perfect match for a child: Levenhuk LabZZ M2 microscope, https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/levenhuk-labzz-m2/ ; Levenhuk LabZZ M101 microscope, https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/levenhuk-labzz-101-amethyst/
Hello. Why is this microscope not suitable for observing non-transparent objects? For example, I need to study the cutting edge of the knife. Why couldn't I see it even if I light it manually from above? Is it because of the resolution? Or another reason? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Upper illumination is necessary to observe opaque objects. Optics in this microscope are made of plastic and won't allow you to accurately study the surface. We suggest taking a look at instrumental microscopes instead.
Could you please tell me what things that would interest a 6-year old child can be seen with this microscope? Do you have any prepared samples? Levenhuk Customer Service:
The Levenhuk LabZZ M1 microscope allows you to observe prepared samples, thin sections, and insects.
What can I see with it? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Using the Levenhuk LabZZ M1 microscope, you can observe prepared samples, and thin sections of plants.
Can you see the sperm cells in this microscope? Levenhuk Customer Service:
It is impossible to observe the movement of sperm cells using the Levenhuk LabZZ M1 microscope. For this kind It is impossible to observe the movement of sperm cells using the Levenhuk LabZZ M1 microscope. For this kind of study a laboratory-level microscope is needed, such as Levenhuk 320 Biological Microscope https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/levenhuk-320/
Levenhuk LabZZ M101 microscope is not suitable as well? Rainbow 2L is too serious for 4-year-old child. Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk LabZZ M101 microscope is also equipped with only lower illumination and is not suitable for studying opaque samples.
It is said that you can only observe transparent samples... and what kind of microscope is used to look at household things: hair, motes, leaves of plants, shells, etc.? Levenhuk Customer Service:
In order to observe opaque samples, a microscope with upper illumination is needed. We recommend that you pay attention to Levenhuk Rainbow 2L Microscope - https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/levenhuk-2l-moonstone/.
What are the dimensions of the microscope? Levenhuk Customer Service:
The dimensions of the Levenhuk LabZZ M1 microscope are 6.3x25x12 cm or 2.5x9.8x7.7 in.
Hello! N10 set - is it a good addition to this microscope? Will a kid be able to observe fish blood? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Yes, Levenhuk N10 NG Slides Set is a wonderful addition to this microscope. Yes, a kid will be able to observe fish blood.
Can I observe insects? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk LabZZ M1 Microscope is only suitable for viewing transparent samples.
is it suitable for a 5 yo kid? can we observe something like insect wings and similar things? Thank you! Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk LabZZ M1 Microscope is suitable for a 5 years old kid. Yes, you will be able to observe insect wings.
Can I observe something but liquids with this microscope? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk LabZZ M1 Microscope is suitable for viewing transparent microscope samples, for example a thin slice of onion or mosquito wing. But you won't be able to observe opaque samples, as this microscope doesn't have upper illumination.
Will is be ok for a 12 years old teen? I'd like to give it to my brother as a birthday present. Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk LabZZ M1 is more suitable for preschool and early school-aged children. Please consider Levenhuk Rainbow 2L Microscope - https://www.levenhuk.com/catalogue/microscopes/levenhuk-2l-moonstone/.
Hello! I'm looking for a microscope for a kid (primary school) for home use and in science classes at school. Now I'm choosing between M1, M2, M3, and M101 models. Which one is better? The last one is the most expensive... Should I take it? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Levenhuk LabZZ M101 microscope is preferable due to its high-quality optics. This microscope is designed for viewing transparent samples, as it is only equipped with lower lighting.
is this suitable for a 3yr 0ld Levenhuk Customer Service:
Dear Lois, thank you for interest in Levenhuk products. Yes, it will be a perfect choice. This model is designed for children. It used without having to plug it in to a power source. Children can safely use this microscope.
is this suitable for a 5yr old Levenhuk Customer Service:
Dear Lois, thank you for interest in Levenhuk products. Yes, it will be a perfect choice. This model is designed for children.
Is this model suitable for viewing bacteria? Levenhuk Customer Service:
In order to see bacteria, you will need an expensive professional microscope model. Levenhuk LabZZ M1 Microscope allows you to observe prepared slides, as well as all things that got your interest: feathers, hairs, food, cloth, etc.
Hello! Can I buy this model for a 5-yr-old kid? Levenhuk Customer Service:
Yes, Levenhuk LabZZ M1 Microscope is a wonderful choice for a 5 years old kid. more
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