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20X21 triplet loupe

20X21 triplet loupe

Ref: 20X21-r

Price: 27.50 Including VAT



Neckchain (optional extra) select if required

Choice of 4 lengths, from 50p

Loupe / small folding magnifier 20X magnification, 21mm diameter lens

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Magnification / lens size in mm: 20X21

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: chrome

Presentation / extras: soft leather case and 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, this is the best quality large 20X loupe. My personal opinion is that 20X is too powerful for most applications and you will never get good quality with such a large (21mm) lens. This said, the quality is quite useable, the lens is spectacularly large (for a loupe). !

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 strength so we don't import many, we usually have several in stock.

Minimum wholesale quantity: 5

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