The higher the power of the reading magnifier the shorter the focal range
(reading distance) and the smaller the field of view. Choose a reading magnifier that will satisfactorily enhance
your viewing at a comfortable reading distance. The high power magnifying glass may not be the best magnifier for you as you may be to close for comfortable reading. Most people are comfortable with a reading distance of 10 to 12 inches. For
best reading magnifying glass results results wear your glasses.
and diopter: There is confusion over the terms lens power(x) and lens diopter(D). Diopter is a term that
is used to calculate power. Ex: 4 diopters(4D) = 1 power(1X)--Ex. 6 diopters(D) = 1.5X Power. A 4 diopter
lens is not a 4 power lens.
I need a reading magnifier with light? A reading magnifier with light will provide better
magnification results as they provide a sharper and clearer image and more contrast then a non-lighted
magnifier. Our reading magnifying glass with light models are led or fluorescent lighted that provide a
soft white light to ease eyestrain.
Many of the magnifiers
shown here are suitable for low vision applications. For more magnifiers for visually impaired go to Low Vision Magnifiers
Hand Reading Magnifiers: When you are having trouble viewing print or objects it may be time for a hand held
magnifying glass to avoid eye strain. Hand held magnifiers are inexpensive and portable. LED lighted reading magnifiers for
a soft white light that is distortion free.
Hands Free Magnifying Glass For Reading. Below are popular hands free reading magnifiers.
Telesight Reading Magnifying Glasses: Much stronger then regular reading glasses. Extremely light weight and very comfortable wearable
reading magnifier glasses. Available as 3 models and 6 powers. Excellent low vision magnifiers for visually impaired.
HALF EYE FULL FRAME CLIP ON
Full Page Reading Magnifier: A full page magnifier for reading consists of a Fresnel lens that is a flat plastic magnifying lens with concentric circles and is available with powers from 2x
to 4x with a maximum focus of 4 inches. This type magnifier does not lay flat on the page.
Full Page Reading Magnifiers
4x 4x 6.5"
2x 8"x11" 3x 10"x12" 3.5x 12x14
Full Page Reading
Magnifier With Light
3x 3x Floor
Clip On Magnifiers For Reading: Clip on magnifiers adds additional magnification power to your glasses.Turn your regular reading glasses, distance
glasses or sunglasses into extra strong flip up clip on reading magnifiers with our clip on magnifiers
4 Powers 2 Powers
Headband Magnifiers: A headband magnifier consists of a visor with two prismatic lenses that are stronger then ordinary glasses. They are
available in many powers, most flip up and are available as lighted or non-lighted models. A headband magnifier is also
known as binocular magnifier, head strap magnifier, magnifying headband, head mounted magnifier and magnifying visor.
Dome Magnifiers For Reading: Dome magnifiers are made from optical clarity polished acrylic and are perfect for reading
books, newspapers, blueprints, documents and maps. Lays flat on the printed material. Just
place the pre-focused acrylic dome magnifier on the printed material and the print will be magnified
4x- 2 Inch
4x- 3 Inch