Deciding which slide viewer to buy?

Have you got a box of old slides tucked away, or up in the loft?  RCS has a range of Medalight slide viewers available.  Click here to see our range of Slide Viewers

MEDALight Slide Viewer SV-4
Suitable for slides in 2″ x 2″ (5cm x 5cm) mounts 









Tungsten Light Bulb 
No Magnification 
AAA Batteries x2 required (not included) 
External Dimensions (mm) 98.5 x 58 x 13.5 
Weight without batteries 50g


MEDALight Desktop Slide Viewer SV-2
Designed for viewing 35mm slides
Tungsten Light Bulb 
2x Magnification glass lens 
Viewing screen 60mm x 50mm 
AA Batteries x2 required (not included)


MEDALight Desktop Slide Viewer SV-3
Designed for viewing 35mm slides, but may also be used to view slides (or negatives) on a film strip 
Tungsten Light Bulb 
3x Magnification 
Viewing screen 75mm x 75mm 
AA Batteries x4 required (not included) 
May also be powered with an alternative (optional) power source.


5×4 Light Box Petite ULB-100

There is also another alternative and that is to use a light box, or also knows as a light panel.  This provides a bright daylight fluorescent lamp and you can place individual slides or even strips of negatives to easily view them.

Another use it could be to provide a light source when taking photos of small items…













  • Powered by inserting 4x AA batteries, or by connecting a power adaptor
  • Recommended power adaptor 6v 500mA (not included)
  • Built-in tilt bracket at bottom for comfortable viewing angle
  • Accommodates up to six 35mm slides in standard mounts or one 5″x4″ transparancy
  • Fluorescent 4w tube F4T5D
  • Colour temperature 6500°k
  • Size of viewing area 125mm x 100mm (5″x4″)
  • 4x AA Batteries (not included)