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TEM – Transmission Electron Microscope


The TEM as it is best modeled by Lego bricks (sometimes including bricks not found on Pick a Brick)

TEM Main image

The alternate version of the TEM model, utilizing bricks commonly found on the Pick a Brick site

TEM Building Instructions (pdf)
TEM-Alternate Building Instructions (pdf)
TEM Parts List (xls)
Ordering Instructions (doc)
TEM Lego Digital Designer File (lxf)

TEM Overview:

  • A beam of electrons passes through and interacts with a very thin (0.1mm) specimen
  • Resolution: 0.2 nanometers (0.0000000002m)

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