Picture of Make a Simple, Lensless USB Microscope for under $15
note : this is my first instructable so I'm sorry if things are a little messed up

Here I'm Gonna teach you how to make a simple USB Microscope for under $15

Step 1: What you need???

Picture of What you need???
1.any kind of Webcam, I used Labtec

2.something to test the Microscope(I used Eye cream but you can use whatever you want you)
mmbutler6 years ago
I want to be "positive and constructive" here: I don't see how you'll get a focused image with anything other than random luck.
radar26096 years ago
Hey, this is awesome. I'm a coin collector and sometimes it's hard to see the mint marks. I'm gonna build this and let it project the mint marks on my computer. great job!
ebidk6 years ago
You could also attempt to make something like http://hackaday.com/2008/12/20/hacked-cell-phone-blood-analyzer/ :)
Scammah6 years ago
Damn I am no longer excite
etlerd6 years ago
Is this useful for seeing things other than things smeared on the CCD which you can never really wash off for fear of destroying your "microscope?"
ELECTROfun (author)  etlerd6 years ago
yes it is