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Oil for Lens Immersion (100x Objective Lens)?

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Is there any sort of cheap household oil such as vegetable oil or mineral oil that can be used to substitute the proper oil for lens immersion?

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No. They have vey specific refractive indices and are designed to be easily cleaned off of the lens.

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