This is a professional darkfield compound microscope with a specially designed 30 watt halogen illumination and a forced cooling system. It offers complete darkfield and bright field microscopy features. The microscope comes with a 45 degree inclined 360 degree rotatable trinocular sliding head, 3-D mechanical stage, 30-watt intensity-variable halogen illumination, and a universal 23mm photo port for camera or video attachment. This microscopy system has eight level magnifications: 40X, 64X, 100X, 160X, 400X, 640X, 1000X and 1600X. It is a great instrument for clinical or research applications that need both darkfield and bright field features. It is made by the same technicians and on the same production line as optical instruments for Leica, Zeiss, Nikon and Olympus. It is brand new in factory sealed original box. Its retail value is above $2,500.