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Company History

Western Scientific Co., Inc. was founded in 1962 by Howard F. Jensen specializing in microscope sales and service. Western Scientific Co., Inc.'s own brand of microscopes, "WESCO", were introduced in 1967 for the educational and clinical markets. Since then WESCO's product line has broadened to include industrial and research models.


1962 Location in Los Angeles, CA                                                                            1960's Wesco laboratory microscope