Written by Dentistry Today Wednesday, 04 September 2013 14:32
BrasselerVE 2.5x Flip-Up Loupes provide ergonomic design with outstanding depth of field for greater freedom, comfort, and efficiency. Unique color accessory kits are also available to customize the look of your loupes. You can depend on convenient and personalized service from Brasseler USA representatives available nationwide. For more information, call (800) 841-4522 or visit brasselerusa.com.
The iZoom loupes are affordable high-performance and lightweight devices providing distortion-free magnifications between 2x and 4x and improving accuracy from one millimeter to 50 µm. The universal loupes are easy to adapt in general procedures to speed up with better margins and contacts. When combined with the Nano light and the DOE oral exam system, iZoom enables better dentistry by improving efficiency, reducing stress with better postures, and delivering cost-effective yet profitable procedures to give your patients peace of mind. For more information, call (800) 763-6901 or visit dentlight.com.
These high-quality precision loupes are available in polarized, wide-field prismatic from 2.5x to 11x, or polarized Galilean expanded wide-field loupes in 2.5x magnification. The surgical loupes come in working distances of 14, 16, 18, 20, and 22 in. The 2.5x Galilean expanded wide-field loupes are designed with a zoom lens ability, which allows you to adjust a comfortable working distance of your own from 10 to 23 in. For more information, call (713) 664-4707.
Under Armour Performance Eyewear Loupes offer ArmourSight lenses for true peripheral vision and are 10x stronger than polycarbonate lenses. The loupes offer ArmourFusion frame technology for exceptional durability. They feature high performance optics (2.5x to 5.0x), an expanded field of view, razor sharp clarity, and super-lightweight comfort. The progressive hinge design provides an advanced angle of declination for superior ergonomics. For more information, call (877) 678-4274 or visit sheervision.com.
HEINE North America
The exclusive I-View adjustment system, which can be used on the HR Binocular Loupes, has been designed to offer flexibility and variety in positioning that is essential in preventing musculoskeletal pain from static positioning. HEINE’s 3-point hinge system allows users to vary the angle, providing a variety of working positions not available in fixed lens systems. For more information, call (800) 367-4872 or visit heine.com.
The Ergonomic E-Hinge Flip Loupes are uniquely designed and built to offer both ergonomic comfort and precision performance. Built with ultrastrong, lightweight materials, these flip-style loupes are available in 2 types: high resolution and microweight flip style. These loupes are available in a variety of frame styles and colors. For more information, call (800) 858-2121 or visit q-optics.com.
At one-third the size and weight of other loupes, the MicroLine Flip-Ups are so comfortable you won’t notice you’re wearing loupes. The proprietary compact lens design sacrifices nothing but weight. The field of view and image quality are what you’ll find in much larger and heavier loupes. The MicroLine Flip-Ups are available on Adidas sports frames, which come in multiple color choices. Prescription lenses can be added with an optional insert. For more information, call (800) 445-0345.
HiRes and HiRes Plus Flip-Up Loupes are renowned for their high-definition resolution and generous field size. Flip-up models range from 2.5x to 4.8x magnification power. Each loupe is customized to the user’s preferred working distance, while a binocular hinge allows the user to adjust the interpupillary placement and declination angle of the telescopes. Loupes can accommodate single vision or bifocal eye prescriptions. Popular Rudy Project sports frames are engineered to support telescopes and feature flex hinges, adjustable nose pads, and form-fitting temple tips for personalized comfort. For more information, call (800) 369-3698.
Carl Zeiss Meditec
EyeMag loupes combine high-quality optics with sophisticated design. A large selection of working distances and magnification levels enables you to select the right loupes for your application needs. Both prism and Galilean loupe types are available in a flip-up configuration, making the EyeMag loupes extremely flexible and ergonomic for a comfortable, daily working position. The EyeMag Light, a compact, portable LED headlight system, perfectly complements the EyeMag loupe systems while offering bright, even illumination. For more information, call (800) 372-4346.
Schultz Flip-Up Loupes are some of the lightest loupes on the market. Since these loupes will be on your nose for 4 to 8 hours per day, you want something as light as possible. These loupes have a 25% wider field of view when compared to other flip-up models, making them much easier to get used to. You will be amazed to see how clear and bright the images are. The loupes are covered by a lifetime warranty. For more information, call (866) 485-0808.
Task-Vision Telescope Loupes are dust-resistant and waterproof to ensure ease of cleaning/disinfection and years of trouble-free use. The new design includes a platinum-style frame, available in 2.5x or 3.5x. High resolution, great flip-up function, and an adjustable nose bridge ensure a comfortable fit. A fully adjustable viewing angle allows convergence and a declining angle for perfect optical alignment. Also available is the Task-Vision LED clip-on light system.
The Task-Vision Lana LED Headlight and optional Interchangeable Waterproof Telescope Loupe System can be worn over prescription glasses, laser safety glasses, or safety glasses. The LED headlight is extremely bright, with 70,000 lux and with fully adjustable flip-up/down and forward/backward capabilities. The loupes sport full variable intensity control and vertical direction of the LED light. Optional waterproof loupes are available in 2.5x, 3.0x, 3.5x, or 4.0x. Fixed or interchangeable telescope loupes are dust-resistant and waterproof to ensure ease of cleaning/disinfecting.
For more information, call (800) 257-5782 or visit visionusasupplies.com.
Seiler Instrument offers a high end of surgical loupes to the dentist and the hygienist. With 68 years in the optical business, Seiler offers a great line of loupes with unmatched optical quality. The user can choose from sport or titanium and the following magnification options are available: 2.5x, 3.0x, and 3.5x. Seiler loupes offer a huge field of view and are extremely lightweight. For more information, call (800) 489-2282 or visit the Web site seilerinst.com.