This ergonomically-designed LED microscope system offers easy handling, ultra-long-life illumination, and robust capabilities. The CX21LED microscope provides durable, quality performance and allows for up to 10 years or more of daily use before a lamp change is necessary. The microscope can be set up in minutes, and arrives complete with everything needed to begin imaging using brightfield illumination. Featuring excellent optical performance, the CX21LED delivers crisp, bright images, while deliverying rugged, dependable performance. Darkfield imaging is available with the addition of a darkfield stop.