With Instructables you can share what you make with the world, and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
How to turn a 10$ microscope and a 5$ USB camera into a cool digital microscope in 60 minuets.
Just remove any screws and plastic cover that is not needed. This webcam cost me 5$ - very simple low resolution web cam.
Place hot-glue over the electronic side of the camera so it won't get damaged.
Use a cutter or a small knife to remove the insulation (BE VERY CAREFUL - DO NOT CUT YOURSELF!) Cut the red and black wires and reveal the ...
connect a 50 to 330 Ohm resistor to the red wire and the other side to the long LED line . Then connect the black wire to the ...
1. Solder the LED lines , connected and insulate with electric tape. Remove the mirro from the bottom and connect a toothpick to the two holes that remain. ...
while you view the image via the SW used for the webcam - position it so you get a clear image . you may need to play with ...
Pictures of Pollen (150x 300x 600x)
Pictures of Cotton(150x 300x 600x)
Pictures of Grass(150x 300x 600x)
============================================ Please Rate on the right of the page ===========================================I love comments and feedback (good and bad)
Easy Webcam Microscopeby EurekaFactory
DIY Microscopeby mrvolta
Microscope for tiny soldering in ONE STEP.by SuperTech-IT
Make a USB Microscopeby carlosbrolotobar
USB microscope with Lego frameby michaelgohjs
Join 2 million + to receive instant inspiration in your inbox.
Download our apps!
© 2015 Autodesk, Inc.
Enter the email associated with your account and we will send you your username and a temporary password.
Not a member? Sign Up »
Already a member? Login »
That's a pro feature!
Want to go pro?
First step is to sign up.
By clicking "Sign me up!" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.
Already a member?" Login »