LW Scientific Mi5 Polarizing Microscope

LW Scientific Mi5 Polarizing Microscope

Regular price $2,999.00
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The Mi5 Polarizing microscope is an essential tool for synovial fluid analysis.  Crystal-induced arthritis, such as gout or pseudo gout, can be identified and differentiated with the use of the polarizing attachment and red compensator lens.

The Mi5 also functions as a flat-field, laboratory-grade microscope for routine cytology, hematology, urinalysis, etc. This specialized system was designed to combine high-resolution optics with functionality at an affordable price for rheumatologists, gemologists, and more.

Head: Binocular OR Trinocular (Seidentopf), Inclined 30°, Diopter adjustment +/-5
Eyepieces: 10X/20X Super WF HP - Focusable eyepiece with numbered cross scale reticle Interpupillary distance range 50-75mm
Nosepiece: Reverse quintuple nosepiece, Multiple ball bearing mounted

Analyzer with 360 degree incremints

Red compensator 1/4 and full

Quartz wedge and bertrand lens


Infinity Plan objectives 4x, 10x, 20x, 40x - Anti-fungal, parfocal, parcentric, color-coded 

Please Contact Us for 60x Dry objective

Stage Center-adjustable stage (153mm diameter), 360 degree rotation; 1 degree increments, Tension control knob, Slide clips
Condenser: Moveable Abbe condenser, NA 1.25 Iris Diaphram
Focusing:: Coarse adjustment: range of 22mm, Fine adjustment: graduation of 2μm, Tension control knob

6V/20W Halogen illumination, Variable light adjustment: 0-20W output,

90-240V / 50-60Hz automatic-switching power cord


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We provide complimentary UPS ground shipping for online orders exceeding $99 to all destinations within the Continental U.S.A. Most items are drop-shipped from one of our suppliers. Due to the highly configurable nature of microscopes and our vast product portfolio, lead times can vary. Should you need expedited shipping, kindly reach out to us for a personalized quote and to ensure your availability.

We welcome international orders on a case-by-case basis. Buyers are accountable for any international duties, taxes, brokerage, or import fees that may be incurred. We encourage customers to reach out to us at sales@microscopecentral.com prior to purchase, to ensure the microscope will meet their needs and expectations.


For most items, we accept returns within 14 days of purchase, with the buyer responsible for covering all shipping charges. Please refer to our Full Returns Policy for further details. (Note: Many returns stem from purchasing the wrong product for a specific application. To prevent this, we recommend consulting a Microscope Central expert before making your purchase.

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