Important Notice to users of Nikon Biological Microscope ECLIPSE E100 and E200 Series


January 23, 2008

Thank you for choosing Nikon Microscopes.

Nikon has recently discovered that with certain units of biological microscopes Eclipse E100 and E200 series,the lamp output voltage may not rise to rating.
The light intensity is enough for bright field observation, but may not be enough for phase contrast observation. If you feel the illumination is not bright enough, please contact your nearest Nikon representative or customer service center shown below.
Even if the product is already out of warranty, Nikon will offer a free replacement of parts.
Please note that this defect dose not directly lead to decrease of product safety.

Nikon regrets any inconvenience this matter may cause and we appreciate your continued support of our products.

Products subject to replacement:

Certain units of The E100, E200 and E200-Pol shipped from Nikon Corporation from January to November 2007.

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  • *Organization name of Nikon Corporation was revised on May 22, 2009.
  • *Sales Dept., Bio Science Division, Industrial Instruments Company moved office on May 6, 2010.
  • *Nikon Instruments (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. moved office on July 12, 2010.