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This repo contains the designs and source files of a DIY Microscope. This device can be used to observe small samples by the naked eye. Check out the corresponding BHA lecture in the Syllabus for more information.

##Navigation the repo

BHA_Microscope/						main repo
|-- Pictures/						Pictures
|-- STLs/							3D models ready to print								Bill of Materials
Lens Calculations					Formulas for designing optics
Microscope-Cut-Sheet-Nested.dxf		Nested laser cut sheet
Microscope-Cut-Sheet-Nested.svg		Nested laser cut sheet
Microscope-Cut-Sheet.svg			Laser cut sheet
Microscope-Fritzing.fzz				Wiring scheme
Microscope-Sketchup.skp				3D design


The BioHack Academy 3 release contains the following:

  • 2015 BHA1 Design
  • 2015 BHA2 Design
  • 2016 BHA3 Design

To Do

  • Improve barrel attachment clip
  • Fine tuning mechanism
  • XY platform

Please maket more suggestions by posting in the Issues section of this GitHub Repo.


All code is licensed under GNU General Public License.

All designs are licensed under Creative Commons Contribution Share-Alike license

Copyright Waag Society

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