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Em1 400x Portable Field Microscope

Em1 400x Portable Field Microscope

Regular price £499.00 GBP
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The Em1 400x is our standard portable field microscope - It is extremely compact, rugged, lightweight and powerful - offering up to 400x magnification with fully integrated LED lighting. A basic universal smartphone adapter for single and multi-camera smartphones (iOS, Android and others) is included as standard with each Em1 purchase.

What's in the box:

  • The Em1 microscope
  • 10x and 40x objectives (fitted)
  • RMS 10x wide field eyepiece
  • Custom designed XY Slide indexer
  • Slide clips
  • USB external power cable
  • Fine focus adaptor
  • Specimen slides including cavity slide
  • 3 x AAA batteries and instructions
  • Rugged foam lined carry case
  • Universal smartphone adapter


A number of materials are used in the contruction of the Em1, they include:

  • Injection moulded rubber coated PC/ABS
  • Precision high pressure die-cast aluminium alloy
  • Precision ground Schott glass optics
  • Plated brass mounts
  • Silvered glass mirrors

More information can be found on the specification page.


Size (main body) – Length 133mm, width 110mm, height 49mm

Size (max overall) – Length 154mm, width 122mm, height 66mm


We provide insured and tracked worldwide shipping on all orders. We aim to deliver to you within 7 business days to The UK/Europe and 10 days worldwide.

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Used around the world...

Users of the Em1 are located all over the world. In the last few years, we've shipped our microscopes to more than 30 countries - it has been transported to and used in numerous challenging setting and theatres, including Antarctica!