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10X18 triplet loupe, good quality, popular with traders

10X18 triplet loupe, good quality, popular with traders

Ref: 10X18C


Price: 20.00 Including VAT

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Neckchain (optional extra) select if required £0.00

Choice of 4 lengths, from 50p

{Summary}
Loupe / small folding magnifier 10X magnification, 18mm diameter lens.

Nice chunky good quality triplet lens, a popular choice with traders who know that good lenses don't come cheap, yet don't want to spend a lot of money.

Externally, what does this look like compared with loupes of similar lens size? Click on the picture then click on the picture of the selection of loupes - the lenses are all the same size to within 3mm, but the casings and overall sizes are different.

Read all about magnification and how to choose a magnifier, click here.
There are also reviews of loupes, click here

We have a calculator that shows you the working distance for any magnification, or the magnification for any working distance (Excel format), click here.

{Technical}
Magnification / lens size in mm: 10X18

Lens material: glass

Lens type: triplet (one magnifier made of three lenses on top of each other)

Type: jewellers' loupe (small, pocket-size, folds into its metal casing)

Origin / brand: we import these from China

Casing: metal

Finish: black

Presentation / extras: leather pouch and cardboard box

{Applications / Quality}
Generally, loupes are used by jewellers and antiques traders for looking at very small marks; by horologists and engineers for inspecting very small parts; by stamp and coin dealers; as a basic field instrument for biologists and geologists.

Specifically, this is the most popular amongst serious traders who want a genuine triplet lens of a good quality, yet dont' want to spend more than £20.00.

{Alternatives}
Not powerful enough? We have many that are more powerful but "more powerful" does not mean "better quality" (sharpness, contrast and ease-of-focussing) - but if you want one that is more powerful, click here.

Or for high power, top quality and hands-free, click here.

Finally, have you considered a microscope? click here.

{Also Wholesale}
Availability: we import these, we usually have between 'several' and 'several dozen' in stock.

Minimum wholesale quantity: 20

Genuine wholesale enquiries only, please email your details including the URL of your website.
No returns accepted so if you're not sure, buy just one item at the retail price.
No free samples.
Orders must be prepaid (we will email a proforma invoice for your accounts department).
Payment by cheque or bank transfer.
There is a flat-rate postage charge (on UK wholesale orders) of £10.00 + VAT