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Old 02-17-2014, 10:35 AM
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Best visual aid for insect monitoring

I need to get a new hand lens (or magnifier or head mounted lens) for identifying insects. What has anyone found that works well for them & what to avoid? Thanks for any input.
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Old 03-10-2014, 09:12 PM
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Try this:
http://www.gemplers.com/product/R346...Coddington-20x
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Old 03-10-2014, 10:21 PM
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Thanks, I have the 10X & 15X and was looking for something different. The thing I didn't like about them is that, the diameter of the lens is only a 1/2". I think the gemplers 20x is the same diameter. I went ahead & bought one that is 1.25" in diameter( bigger than a quarter) & the old sherlock holmes style one. These two: Donegan Optical Triple Lens Folding Pocket ... & http://www.amazon.com/Rosallini-Rose...ata/B009PLNPM0
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