Smithsonian 150x/450x/900x Microscope Kit with Built-in Light

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    ITEM#: 13705902

    This Smithsonian Microscope kit offers excellent performance and 150x, 450x and 900x magnification. Ideal for for budding scientists, this microscope kit includes prepared and blank slides, and a reflecting mirror for natural illumination.

    • Magnification: 150x, 450x and 900x
    • Microscope uses a Parabolic lens which does not have a measurable field of view or aperture
    • View microscopic specimens at up to 900x actual size
    • Built-in light for direct illumination
    • Reflecting mirror for natural illumination
    • Includes prepared and blank slides and laboratory accessories
    • Requires one (1) AAA battery (not included)
    • Recommended for ages 10 years and older
    • Materials: Plastic/glass
    • Dimensions: 3 inches high x 4 inches wide x 8.5 inches long
    • Model: 22249

    Contains functional sharp edge and functional sharp point. Adult supervision required.


    Dimensions See description
    Warranty None
    Materials Plastic, Glass
    Model Number 22249

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    • A great beginner Microscope!

      I chose this item for my son's first Microscope and we really like it! It's easy to use and works well. I did receive this product for free for review purposes on my blog.

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    • cheap

      China would be ashamed to call this anything but a rip off

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    • Kids will love

      Birthday gift for a very bright child. He was interested in using it right away.

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    • Wonderful Microscope for 6 Year old

      Great microscope for a young man! Lots of fun to use with Dad and really fascinating to see thins close up.

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    • Average Toy ... made in China piece of junk.

      This would be a great toy if it could last a few days... no sturdiness whatsoever. The wind might break it. Buy something made of metal. This is a very thin, weak plastic. Great idea, but a junk product. Smithsonian brands sound very american.... don't be fooled. Its XXXXX garbage. Save your dollars... buy half the toys for twice the price and end up with something nice! Wow, that even rhymed.

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    • Smithsonian Microscope Kit

      My child was really crushed on this Christmas morning. Product was cheaply made and didnt work at all. Very misleading to use the Smithsonian tradmark to sell product made in China. Does Overstock chek out their merchandise before putting it on line? I'm returning it immediately.

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    • Sorry

      Trying to provide some enjoyment for my elderly father in Assisted Living but unable as neither the original, nor its replacement worked.

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