Nikon Diaphot
Phase Contrast
Inverted Microscope

MODEL: Nikon Diaphot
Shipping Cost: To be determined

Price USD $2,200

Special Features:

  • Five-Place Nosepiece (rotation is normal and smooth with good clean stops).
  • Low Position XY Stage Movement is functionally normal.  Right hand movement.
  • Halogen Transmitted Light Source. 12V-50W.  Power for lamp is supplied from the microscope and not from a separate transformer. This lamp powered up fine.
  • Eyepiece Pair: CFW10X.
  • Includes four filter holders.  One is installed with a frosted glass filter.

Phase Contrast Microscopy:

  • Nikon Phase Contrast-2 Condenser Turret. ELWD 0.3
  • Phase Settings: PhL, Ph1, Ph2, Ph3.
  • All phase annuli are present and functional.

General Notes:

  • Made in Japan.
  • This unit is capable of accepting a kit for fluorescence microscopy. However, no fluorescence items are included.
  • No objective lenses included.
  • The fine and coarse focusing were tested and performed satisfactorily.
  • Power Adapter Cord. This is supplied but not shown in the images.


This is a used microscope and sold in as-is condition.