[vcf-midatlantic] Binocular Loupe vs Microscope for vintage electronics repair
maflynn at theflynn.org
Sat May 25 19:24:46 EDT 2019
Set on 7X for most work.
On 5/25/2019 6:51 PM, corey cohen via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> What magnification do you use for though hole?
> Also if I never intend to use a camera is it really worth the extra money for the SM-4T?
> corey cohen
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>> On May 24, 2019, at 9:22 PM, RETRO Innovations via vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>>> On 5/24/2019 7:30 PM, Martin Flynn via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>>> I picked up the AmScope SM-4T from eBAY a while back. The favorable reviews on multiple YouTube channels made the decision easy.
>>> Still shopping for a decent CCD camera, with the added wrinkle that it be compatible with the new telescope in the CDL lab.
>>>> On 5/24/2019 7:39 PM, Henry S. Courbis via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>>>> Second choice would be AmScope SM-4T. 7x-45x. Like $500. See youtube for
>>>> reviews. Best thing it's trinocular so you can mount a CCTV camera and
>>>> output to any monitor you want. So no eye strain if you do lots of work.
>> I second the Amscope SM-4T. I *LOVE* mine. Not a portable device, mind you, but even for through hole, it makes soldering a breeze.
>> RETRO Innovations, Contemporary Gear for Classic Systems
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