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20X21 Loupe

20X21 Loupe

Ref: 20X21


Price: 15.00 Including VAT

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Neckchain (optional extra) select if required £0.00

Choice of 4 lengths, from 50p


Add lens cleaner £2.90 incl. VAT (lensclea) £2.90 incl. VAT


{Summary}
Loupe / small folding magnifier 20X magnification, 21mm diameter lens.

Most of our loupes are made in China, this one is made in Indian, it is the cheapest geunine-20X I could find.

Read all about magnification and how to choose a magnifier, click here.
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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: 20X21

Lens material: glass

Lens type: Doublet (one magnifier made of two lenses on top of each other)

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

Origin / brand: we import these from India

Casing: metal

Finish: chrome

Presentation / extras: thick leather pouch, plain 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, an exceptionally powerful loupe, the optical quality is quite useable, but my personal opinion is that you can't get good quality with a large lenses with a very high magnification with a low price - it just isn't possible! However, for a quite 'OK' loupe at the highest magnification (and it really is 20X magnification) this is good value for money.

{Alternatives}
Not good enough? Try the best quality loupes, click here.
For gemstones and jewellery, stamps and coins, plant and insect samples, it's better to get a really good quality 10X loupe than one that is "very powerful", the quality will be better, the image will be crisper, the focussing will be easier, click here.
The most powerful loupes are never the quality of a microscope, click here. Or try a top quality and hands-free surgeon's-type magnifier, click here.

{Also Wholesale}
Availability: we import these, but this is an unusual size so we don't import many, we usually have several in stock.

Minimum wholesale quantity: 12

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