Best Magnifying Glass Magnifier Buyers Guide
As we age our visual acuity decreases and reading and many other task become more difficult and causes eye strain. This condition is called presbyopia and a magnifier will make reading crafts and hobbies more enjoyable. Other problems that a magnifying
glass will be helpful are low vision, degeneration, cataract and glaucoma.
Magnification is also essential in the medical and dental fields as well as for industry.
glass is best? It depends on your needs.
What you should consider in buying a Hand Held Magnifying Glass. A
hand magnifier is compact, portable and usually inexpensive but after a period of time your hand will tire.
Those with a hand tremor will find hand reading magnifier hard to use
- Select a magnifier with a
power that will allow you to perform your task at a comfortable distance.
- The higher the power the shorter the focal range(work distance) and
the smaller the field of view.
- The high power magnifier may not be the best magnifier for you.
- The hand held magnifying glass should be comfortable to hold.
- The lens should be distortion free.
What you should consider in buying a Hands Free Magnifying
There are many types of hands free magnifiers such as head magnifier, desk magnifier and magnifying lamps. Hands
free magnifiers are best for long term use and hand magnifiers are used for a short term
For best hand free magnifying glass results
wear your glasses.
for long duration use.
- Usually more
expensive then a hand magnifying glass.
- Allows use
of both hands for reading, crafts and close detail tasks.
- Cord/Cordless or both.
or unlighted magnifier.
Types Of Hands Free Magnifying Glass
Binocular Headband Magnifiers
Full Page Magnifiers
Clip on Magnifiers
Do I Need Magnifying Glass With Light ?
- A lighted
magnifier will provide better magnification results.
- Our magnifiers are either led or fluorescent
lighted and provide a soft white light
- Lighted magnifiers are available as hand held or
hands free magnifier models.
Information On Full Page Magnifiers For Reading / Crafts.
help in reading but an ordinary magnifier only enlarges a small section of the page. A full page magnifier will
magnify a whole page for easier reading of a book or newspaper.
What is full page
- A full page magnifier consists of a Fresnel lens that enables large area magnification.
- Available as a hand held full page magnifying glass or a hands free full page
- Another name for a full
page magnifying glass is a magnifying sheet magnifier.
How does a full page magnifying glass work?
Full page magnifiers
have a focal range of up to 4 inches anddo not lay flat on the page.
Dome magnifiers lay flat on page.
best full page magnifier results wear your reading glasses.
Recommended Magnifiers The magnifiers listed below are high quality.
Hand Held Magnifiers
LED lighted reading magnifiers for a soft white illumination.
5X 4X 5X
Recommended Hands Free Magnifying Glass
Eyeglasses For Reading/Crafts/
- Hands free
magnifying glasses that are available in 6 Powers
- Made in U.S.A.
- Light weight and comfortable
- Flip up magnifier when not in use.
- Prismatic coated abrasion resistant lenses.
HALF EYE $39.00 FULL FRAME $39.00
CLIP ON $39.00
Recommended Headband Magnifiers
Headband magnifiers provide more magnification then ordinary glasses and are hands free. Magnifying headband glasses are used for reading, crafts, electronic
3 Powers 4 Powers 4 Powers
3 Powers 1 Power 1 Power
Clip On Magnifiers
4 Powers 2 Powers
A clip on reading magnifier or clip on craft magnifier adds magnification
power to your glasses.
Non-Lighted Full Page Magnifying Glass
3.5x 12x14 4x 6.5"
Full Page Magnifier With Light
3x 3x 3x Floor
The advantage of a full page magnifier is that
it is a whole page magnifier.
This type of full page magnifying glass has a focal range of up to 4
inches. Does not lay flat on the page.
This type of page
size magnifier is often called a magnifying sheet.
industrial and craft applications such as electronic assembly and inspection.
Excellent bench magnifiers.
LED Craft Magnifier Lamps
1.75x 175x/2.25x 175X
2.25X 7" Lens
2.25x 2X 2X
Fluorescent Craft Magnifier Lamps
Magnifier lamps offer
the dual benefits of hands free magnification plus a built in light source.