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Combined Deluxe Individual Kit and Basic Classroom Kit. Clearance - Save $12!

The Deluxe Individual Kit (DIK) is designed to allow any curious explorer to perform microscopy experiments anywhere at any time. This kit includes one Foldscope paper microscope in a portable and sturdy metal case including a plethora of tools for collecting samples, processing samples, preparing slides and directly collecting data on any cell phone - all possible while working in field settings!

The Basic Classroom Kit (BCK) is designed to supply a group of 20 explorers with a Foldscope paper microscope for each person. Each student receives the essentials (Foldscope paper microscope, cell-phone coupler, assembly/instruction sheet, carrying pouch, and paper slides), and some accessories are provided collectively to be shared amongst the entire class. 

 

Deluxe Individual Kit contents:

  • 1 Foldscope paper microscope
  • 1 instruction sheet
  • 2 140X lens (one extra lens) 
  • 4 magnetic couplers (for attaching cellphone and LED/Magnifier to Foldscope)
  • 1 metal storage box with integrated instrument tray
  • 1 LED/Magnifier with integrated magnifier for bright-field, dark-field and oblique phase imaging (battery included)
  • 1 sheet of diffuser stickers for LED/Magnifier
  • 1 sheet of reusable sealable PVC slides with micro-wells and plastic coverslips
  • 1 sheet of calibration/measurement grids
  • 3 nylon filter sheets (5, 25, 100 micron)
  • 2 stainless steel mesh filters (1mm and 300um)
  • 3 custom sample collection plastic bags
  • 2 Eppendorf tubes
  • 1 plastic pair of tweezers
  • 2 plastic pipettes 
  • 1 slide box with 2 pre-made glass slides and 3 blank glass slides
  • 1 ultra clear roll of tape for making quick slides/coverslips
  • 1 small blunt end metal scissors
  • 1 sheet of color stickers for labeling slides
  • 1 unique ID sticker code for access to Microcosmos community website (http://microcosmos.foldscope.com)

Basic Classroom Kit contents:

  • 20 Foldscope paper microscopes (140x lens) 
  • 20 Cell phone coupler 
  • 20 Paper/tape slides 
  • 20 Instruction sheet 
  • 20 Nylon carrying pouch 
  • 20 unique ID stickers
  • 1 Yellow Accessory Pouch containing:
    • 1 extra 140x lens
    • 2 extra cell phone couplers
    • 1 Field guide
    • 1 LED/Magnifier 
    • 1 Slide box with pre-made glass slides and blank glass slides 

Shipping Dimension and Weight:  11 x 8 x 5 Inches, 4.1lbs.

We also offer in-person as well as remote training for teachers.  Check out our New Training Services.

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Please be advised that for any orders shipping outside of the US, additional custom/import fee may be levied by the destination country's customs office at the time of custom clearance. Custom/import fee is not included in the shipping cost.
It is the recipient’s responsibility to follow up with the courier/customs office to proceed with the custom clearance.