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The mechanical stage adjustment on my fisher scientific micromaster does not go (either to the left or right) as far as it previously did. I am no longer able to read the entire field of a rafter cell slide. What can I do to fix this?

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The gear that runs along the stage is probably loose. It is held in place by three screws. If the gear is nots parrallel with the X/Y axis gear it will bind. My guess would be that it is the two outer ones that are loose, thereby creating a see-saw affect.

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