[vcf-midatlantic] Binocular Loupe vs Microscope for vintage electronics repair

alan at alanlee.org alan at alanlee.org
Sun May 26 21:30:17 EDT 2019


Yes on the .5.  My scope is clamped to the back of a table pushed
against a wall and it's hard to scoot out.  I estimate the jaw to open
to about 1.75".  So it wont fit on your bench unmodified. 

-Alan 

On 2019-05-26 20:20, corey cohen wrote:

> Thanks. Do you use the .5 Barlow to get the large working distance? Or do you leave it off? 
> 
> Also how wide is the clamp?   I have a small piece of oak securely attached to my workbench for my current magnifier's articulating arm. The table is too thick otherwise.  I was hoping to use that mounting point for the scope.  It's about 2.5" wide. Is the clamp wider than that? 
> 
> Thanks, 
> Corey
> 
> corey cohen
> uǝɥoɔ ʎǝɹoɔ 
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