magnifier models provides hands-free magnification for viewing intricate work,
assembly and inspection and are used for reading, crafts, jewelry making, jewelry
repair, watch-making, needlework, beading, sewing, embroidery, woodcarving, tool makers and woodworking.
Do I need a headband magnifier wiith light?
A headband magnifier with light provides
a sharper and clearer image then a non-lighted magnifier.
Our led headband magnifier models provide a
soft white led light to ease eye fatigue.
What headband magnifier power do I need?
magnifier that will provide a magnifying power that suits your needs
at a comfortable work distance. A very high power may result in an uncomfortable short work distance.
A headband magnifier consists of a 2 prismatic lens that are mounted
on a visor that is worn on the head.
Headband magnifiers provide more magnification then ordinary glasses and allow for hands free use.
Headband magnifiers are used for reading, hobbies and crafts,
woodworking, woodcarving, jewelry making, jewelry repair and many applications such electronic assembly
Our headband magnifiers are comfortable to wear for long periods of time and prevent eye strain
For best headband
magnifier results wear your glasses.
Flip up-Flip Down: Most of our magnifiers will flip
up and out of the way.
Coated lenses: Coated lenses will
protect the lenses from scratches, mars and reduce glare.
What Features Do I Need?
Multiple lenses: Many of our headband magnifiers are available
with multiple interchangeable power lenses.
do I need? Select a headband magnifier that
provides a magnification power that suits your needs at a comfortable work distance.
A very high power may result in an uncomfortable short work distance. If you are unsure of your needs, select headband magnifier with
Do I need a lighted headband
magnifier? A headband magnifier with light provides a sharper and
clearer image. Our led headband magnifiers provide a soft white led light to ease eye fatigue.
Do I need a headband magnifier with multiple lenses?
If you are unsure of the power you need or you have a need for more then one power then a headband magnifier with
extra lenses is advisable.
Rules Of Magnification.
- The higher the power of the lens, the closer you must get to
the object and the smaller the field of view.
- As the power of a lens increases the diameter of the lens decreases.
- Diopter is a term used to determine the power(magnification}of a
lens. The terms power(X) Diopter(D) are sometimes confused.
- High power magnifiers such 3X must be held steady or else they
will be out of focus
Headband Magnifier Uses: Reading, crafts, hobbies,
low vision, jewelry making and repair, machinists, tool and die makers, leather-crafting, woodcarving, woodworking,
sewing, knitting, cross stitching, quilting, needlework, needle-crafts, electronic assembly, medical, dental applications.