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WHICH IS BETTER A SECOND HAND BRANDED MICROSCOPE OR A NEW UNBRANDED CHINESE MADE DEVICE?

Chinese made microscopes are available everywhere. In fact, most ‘student’ and benchtop microscopes, parts and accessories are now made in China. People often think that anything “made in China” must be low quality but is this necessarily so? Of course, without a major name like Nikon, Olympus, Leica or Zeiss behind it there’s no guarantee of what level of quality to expect.  But with the cost of labour being cheaper in China than in many western countries, companies are outsourcing [...]

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WELCOME TO NICKS SCIENCE SUPPLIES

Welcome to Nick’s Science Supplies blog section. Stay tuned for interesting articles, special offers and more! As well as providing good quality, affordable science and laboratory equipment, we also recognise that great customer service is the foundation for any successful business. From the very beginning we’ve tried to make sure that our customers get not only a convenient shopping experience but expert advice and support when it’s needed.

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