Patent Number: 6,305,659

Title: Stand, in particular a microscope stand

Abstract: The invention concerns a stand, in particular a microscope stand, having a multiple-part stand foot. The stand foot includes a removable stand foot body having cavities configured for enclosing and precisely positioning weights such that the weights can be installed without turning the stand foot over. A method for assembling such a stand is also described.

Inventors: Metelski; Andreas (Romanshorn, CH)

Assignee: Leica Microsystems AG

International Classification: F16M 11/00 (20060101); F16M 11/42 (20060101); F16M 11/20 (20060101); G02B 7/00 (20060101); F12M 013/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018