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Hi,

I will try to help, but ?

Why do you need to do this would be the first question ?

A lot of maintenance can be carried out without dismantling the unit.
Their are also lots of special techniques for free jammed parts without a full strip down ?

email yvonne@ukmicroscopy.co.uk and let her know what the issue is and the engineers will discuss it with you for FREE before your start ( IF you want to of course)

1st Rule : As a general rule, everything is fixed with either grub screws or screws, most are small and some are hidden under caps or labels

2nd Rule : DO NOT use cheap or inappropriate tools : you will damaged the instrument and then someone like us has to drill them all out at substantial cost.

3rd Rule : LInt free high quality cloths, propanol only for glass and lenses.

4th Rule : TAKE PICTURES of everything as you dismantle it so you have a visual record of the project

Lower housing around the bottom lense will normally screw off, however it will be secured with grub screws or screws so you will need small alan keys or screwdriver to remove. They screws do not have to be taken out completely.

The eyepiece tubes will also screw out , but again check for screws and grub screws acting as locking nuts.

The main focus knobs, normally have a plastic cover at the end that needs to be taken off and you will find compression fittings with either a grub screw , knut or screw . these need to be removed and pulled off, gently but be firm.

The main body should be screwed : Remove again with a high quality x driver (Phillips) (It will not be a PZ head for the screw)

Question is now what ??

Hope it helps

Olympus Sz3060... | Answered on Nov 28, 2016


The best way to transfer pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer or connected via USB). This is likely to be faster than connecting the camera to the computer, and won't run down your camera's batteries.

Once the card is plugged in, it will appear to your computer as a removable drive. You can use the operating system's drag&drop facility to copy pictures from the card to the computer's hard drive, the same way you copy any other files. Or you can use any photo management program such as Picasa:
Organize edit and share your photos

Olympus... | Answered on Feb 21, 2015


It doesn't look like the manufacturer set it up for direct connection to a PC, but it apparently CAN use a PC-Card interface, which may be able to transmit to a PC wirelessly.

Olympus Visera... | Answered on Aug 13, 2014

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