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Model BX40
Biological Microscope

USD $3,400

MODEL: Olympus BX40
Shipping Cost: To be determined

Light condenser U-AC. Koehler Illuminator. Special Features: Ergonomic Inclinable Binocular Head. This allows the head to be inclined at various angles making it customizable to each user’s unique requirements. This significantly reduces neck and back strain associated with poor posture looking into the binocular eyepieces. Objective Lenses:

  • Plan 4x/0.10, Infinity/-
  • Plan 10x/0.25, Infinity/-
  • Plan 20x/0.40, Infinity/0.17
  • Plan 40x/0.65, Infinity/0.17
  • Plan 100x/1.25 Oil Immersion, Infinity/-

Magnification Powers: 40x, 100x, 200x, 400x, 1000x. General Features:

  • Frame model: Olympus BX40F-4.
  • WH10X/22. Widefield High Eyepoint (can use eyeglasses when viewing) Eyepieces. Field of view 22mm.
  • U-AC: Condenser with Iris Diaphragm.
  • Koehler field diaphragm with focusable iris diaphragm.
  • Quintuple Nosepiece (Holds five objectives).
  • U-SVRDT-3 Mechanical Stage. Low position XY movement of stage slide holder. Right Hand configuration.
  • U-LS30-4: 6 Volt, 30 Watt Quartz Halogen Rear Lamp Housing.
  • Frame is marked as having UL Certification.
  • Frame is marked: Olympus Optical Co., LTD. Made in Japan.
  • Power Requirements: 100-120V/220-240V Selectable Voltage Switch on Frame. 50/60 Hz.
  • Power Cord. This is supplied but not shown in the images.

Flaws: There are two chips on the glass on the underneath of the ergonomic binocular head. These are on the periphery of the lens and do not impact the resulting image in the eyepiece. We mention there here since any flaws or imperfections that we see is always noted for the customer in advance of purchase. Condition: This is a reconditioned microscope and is in excellent working condition. User Manual and Instructions: Click this link: Olympus BX40 Instruction

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Payment Method:

We generally accept purchase orders from government, educational, and industrial facilities. For some orders, we accept credit cards. We also accept bank wire (telegraphic transfers) transfers. Contact us for details.

Shipping Costs:

Shipping costs vary. Please contact us and we will review your location and the cost to ship.

Money Back Guarantee:

We guarantee you will be satisfied with your purchase. If in the unlikely event you are not satisfied and want to return your item, please contact us within 10 days of receiving it. We will then arrange to get you an RMA number and details about how to return it. Shipping costs are non-refundable. We have no restocking fees. We will refund the full price of the equipment.


We warranty all our reconditioned products to be in good working order. We will repair or replace equipment at no charge, during our 90 day warranty period. We have a one year warranty period for labor.

Beware of counterfeit fake parts:

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