Wearable magnifiers (binocular magnifier) provide higher magnification
then ordinary glasses.
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Excellent inspection magnifying lens magnifiers.
Hands Free Magnifer: Hands free reading magnifiers and hands free craft magnifiers are perfect
for the person who has to keep both hands available when reading or for close detail work. Enjoy reading or performing
intricate tasks for crafts or model building. There are many types of hands free magnifiers such as head magnifier,
desk magnifier and reading magnifying lamps both lighted and non-lighted. Hands free magnifiers are best
for long term use as opposed to hand held magnifiers that are used for a short duration.
Lighted Magnifier : A lighted magnifier will provide better magnification results as
they provide a sharper and clearer image then a non-lighted magnifier. Our craft magnifiers with light and lighted
reading magnifiers are either led or fluorescent lighted and provide a soft white light to ease eyestrain.
Lighted magnifiers are available as hand held magnifier and hands free magnifier models.
Magnifier glass power
and work distance: Select magnifiers with a power that will allow you to perform
your task at a comfortable distance. The higher the power of the magnifier 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. Our large magnifier selection
can help those with presbyopia and macular degeneration.
Field Of View: The size of the area being magnified when viewing through a magnifying lens. The higher the power of the
magnifier the smaller the field of view.
Diopter: Diopter is a measurement that is used to calculate
the power of a magnifying lens. The
higher diopter will provide higher magnification. Diopter
is expressed as "D".
Power: Power is how large an object or print increases as
you look through a lens. Magnifier power
is expressed as "X".
Focal Length: Measurement from the center of the lens
to to the object and be in focus.
Focal Range: The distance from the magnifier lens to the object being viewed.
Fresnel Magnifier: A flat magnifier consisting of concentric circles that can be a full page reading magnifier.
Visual impairment (or vision impairment) is a decreased ability to see to a degree that causes
problems not fixable by usual means, such as glasses or medication.
Our low vision magnifiers can be of help.