Homemade Digital Microscope

Turn your smartphone into precise homemade microscope!
I love having fun withe images or pictures. I am also a big fan of new possibilities that my phone gives me. Using cool application, I can change any photo adding some awesome vintage effects. But I can also add some supplies to my smartphone housing to get extra features, just like in Magnetic Phone Macro Lens project.

One of the contributors on the ‘Instructables’ came up with an absolute genius idea for DIY Microscope Conversion. Using a cheap plexiglass and other supplies you can create such a precise microscope at your home. This project cost about 10 $! Through the lens of a microscope, you can find details that you would otherwise never notice. I will show my kids every detail threw this microscope for sure.

If you also want to increase the magnification on your smartphone, you should try this idea out!

Check out the full tutorial on the Instructables!

What you need:


  • Drill
  • Assorted bits
  • Ruler

Supplies / ingredients:

  • Plexiglass

To see the full list of Tools and Supplies check out the source post.


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