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Handling and care of microscope

The following rules should be observed when handling the microscope:

•Always use both hands when carrying the microscope. One hand should hold the base to provide support while the other hand holds the limb.

•Never place the microscope too close to the edge of the working bench or table.

•Do not touch the mirror or the lenses with your fingers.

•Dirty lenses should be cleaned using a special soft lens tissue paper or tissue paper moistened with ethanol.

•Do not wet any part of the microscope.

•Make sure the low power objective lens clicks into position in line with the eye piece before and after use.

•After use, always clean and store the microscope in a safe place, free from moisture and dust.

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