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  • Overall Rating: 4
  • Price: 5
  • Quality: 4
  • Ease Of Use: 5
  • Usefulness: 4
1-inch Texture Close-up Magnifier – 1-inch Texture Close-up Magnifier Reviews

posted by AussieV on 04/22/2011 Certified Owner

Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:more than 1 month

This is a handy magnifier for small work. I use it to check my cross-stitching and in my jewellery-making. It is sturdy enough and leaves one's hands free. I also like that it comes in its own little cardboard box, keeping it secure between uses.
It is quite a small magnifier, so its uses would be limited. It is obviously too small for reading small print, for example. I am also worried that the hinges, being plastic, may eventually wear with more use, making it less stable.
It would be nice if the item came in a metal model, to withstand more frequent use without wearing on the hinges.
If you have a job or hobby with very small pieces or fine work, this is a handy little tool to have. for checking your work. The price is low enough that you can replace it if it wears at the hinges.


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