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mibo : A Full Featured Microscope Kit For Your Phone.

A project in Istanbul, Turkey by AVI Labs

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mibo is a simple yet high efficieny digital microscope conversion kit for your cell phone. Explore amazing details of the world.
Backers: 242
Average Pledge Per Backer: $30

Funded: $7,160 of $6,000
Dates: Feb 1st -> Mar 8th (35 days)
Project By: AVI Labs
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Latest News

Images from prepared slide set and about our project's last week. (You must see the images)

March 1st - via:
Hi  We have six days to go. Your support means a lot to us, whether we reach our goal or not! . If we reach 6k goal, we will able to produce nearly 320 mibo kit after set up fees. You may ask what about extra kits. These kits will go to underbudget... (Read More)

Some images from this week and images from early design works

February 23rd - via:
Hi all It is a beatifull sunday morning. Şahin still working on new plexiglass body. He will send new body in a couple days. I am pre-ordering lenses and plexiglass sheets. I am preparing images captured from prepared slide set. But before those, I... (Read More)

News from Istanbul

February 18th - via:
Hi I came back from Istanbul to Gaziantep this morning and gone to work sleepless. We can't reach an agreement for molding with 6K budget. Body molding seems not an option until we reach 8,5K . But, in Istanbul Maket's workshop,  we started to make... (Read More)

Today's pics from school and about new body design.

February 13th - via:
Hi Still working on new portable body and molding design. But there are good news. I will fly to Gaziantep to Istanbul tomorrow night for meeting a manufacturer. We will try to reach a deal with manufacturing company. I am hopefull. I am busy with... (Read More)

Some new images(this time from my students)

February 11th - via:
Here some images from yesterday's lesson. My students took some images too. iPhone Retina Display Earbud  And I want to share some pictures of another kickstarter project: Macropod  Here is the link:  (Read More)

Some images from today's lesson (we captured a parasite in tap water)

February 10th - via:
Here some images from today's lesson (we captured a parasite in hose water). We will share some render images on wednesday. Thanks. Hair Approx 100X Sugar (kids love this cubes) Approx 150X Salt melting Approx 120X Water from tap 220X (This thing was... (Read More)

New Video and How to set up mibo video

February 6th - via:
We uploaded a new video for our page and a "How to set up mibo" video  (Read More)

We updated some images on page.

February 5th - via:
Hi We updated some images on page and add a new reward option. And here a image from today's lesson: Thank You  (Read More)

Some images from our workshop ( redesigning body for molding and increased portability )

February 4th - via:
Here some screenshots of SolidWorks software while redesigning body for molding and increased portability  We will post images of new design for your comments and opinions in a couple days. Thanks.  (Read More)

Some images and a video from today's lesson.

February 3rd - via:
Also preparing slides for wednesday's lesson. We will observe bacterias. Wait for it:)  (Read More)

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