Vernier microscope (Traveling microscope) has horizontal and vertical scales of stainless metal. The heavy cast iron base is ﬁtted with leveling screws with the top duly machined over which slides a metal carriage. The slide can be clamped at any position by means of clamping screw. Fine adjustment for ﬁnal reading is with a micrometer screw. A vertical slide operating in a similar way is ﬁtted on the horizontal carriage. The microscope with rack and pinion is ﬁtted on this vertical carriage and can be clamped in a vertical or horizontal position. The stage for placing objects for measurement is ﬁtted with an acrylic plate. Achromatic lenses have been used. The slides travel 165 mm horizontally and 140 mm vertically. Vernier reading 0.01mm. The unit is packed in a wooden case.