When the promotional magnifiers arrived, they had the name of the catalogue company and would have a phone number to their catalogue department or to their customer service department. You can expand upon this history by investing in promotional magnifiers for your own business. People enjoy having magnifiers on hand because they never know when they’re going to need to do something such as get a knot out of necklace or find something really small on the ground. The reasons behind using magnifiers can go on and on and on. The point is that they are a functional marketing tool that you can use.
For the styles of magnifiers you can choose from, there are many. You can choose from your traditional magnifier or you can choose from one with a light on it. It is up to you what you think will serve your customers better. It also depends on what you feel fits the premise of your business better. If you perceive your business as being elegant, then perhaps an elegant promotional magnifier is the route you want to take to pass on that perception to your customers.
Macular degeneration causes a loss of central vision, which is crucial for such activities as reading, watching television or seeing a computer screen clearly. There are low vision aids that can help make these activities a part of your life again. They can include bifocal reading glasses, magnifiers, and telescopic glasses. Many vision problems can be resolved by using a variety of suitable low vision products.
This is an important aspect of dealing with low vision effectively, because when the central vision is damaged, the larger you can make the image the more visible the image will be despite the central vision loss. Magnifiers can be hand held or designed as a lens to be inserted into the glass frame, and are useful for close vision activities such as reading or playing cards.
Magnifying glasses have been around for thousands of years, beginning with cultured crystal lenses, then glass lenses and more recently man-made materials like plastics. The two uses that magnifying glasses are used for are to light fires and to increase the size of a small image, so that the user can see the object more clearly.
For lighting fires, there are really two basic types available, the lollipop style magnifying glass and the folding magnifying glass. They can be obtained in various sizes and magnifications and materials. The folding types usually have the handle fold around the circular glass for easy storage and protection from scratches. This makes it better for use outdoors.
Magnifying glasses that are used to magnify the object need to suit the application. For those who have difficulty in reading newspapers and other written text, because of the font size use large magnifying glasses. Some a up to A4 paper size, so that the magnifying glass does not have to be constantly moved. Collectors of coins, stamps, insects and other like items use a hand lenses which can be either single or multi-glass folding magnifiers.
The magnification required will usually be reasonably obvious, since the user will know beforehand the type of items that need to be magnified. It is not uncommon to use 20X magnification for close work. Very large magnifications can only be achieved using a microscope, which is really made up of multiple magnifying lenses.
Credit card sized magnifying glasses are handy for the elderly, as they can be safely stored in a standard wallet. Rim free with led light magnifying glasses are one of the latest lollipop type magnifying glasses that are available today.
The modern portable magnifying glasses have built-in lighting systems allowing the user to use them at low ambient light levels. Others have folding covers to protect them during transport and storage. Any scratches or marks will make the use of any magnifying glass troublesome.
Magnifying glasses have two basic uses today. Firstly, they allow the user to see a larger image when held between the object and the eye, and secondly as a concentrator of the suns rays for heating and fire lighting purposes. It is the second benefit that is outlined in this article – lighting a fire.