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    A deep dive on AR. Note Esiilors guru Pete...

    A deep dive on AR.

    Note Esiilors guru Pete Hanlon's post #8:

    https://www.optiboard.com/forums/showthread.php/68681-Super-deep-dive-anti-reflective-coating-questions?highlight=residual+reflection
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    When an accidentally inserted plastic lens...

    When an accidentally inserted plastic lens catches fire in the 1,200 F kiln never ever try to put the fire out by directly blowing on it. The resulting now blast furnace generated fireball rolls back...
  3. I remember my same reaction when I got a pair of...

    I remember my same reaction when I got a pair of Shamir Workspace lenses a few years ago and Robert correctly pointing out my minimal rx probably needing more plus in the distance as it is commonly...
  4. Not a lab man but it sounds like an electrical...

    Not a lab man but it sounds like an electrical problem. Are the brushes contact ok?

    Years ago I brought my motor to a place that reconditions them when the bearings started to scream. They were...
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    I'd point out I am interpreting the rx. Not...

    I'd point out I am interpreting the rx. Not prescribing. There is a difference.

    I'd also ask politely if they could find the law (as it is "illegal") that says I cannot do this- and again...
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    Alcohol: The two types of alcohol, IPA and...

    Alcohol: The two types of alcohol, IPA and ethanol both work equally well against Covid-19. They must be in the 60-80% concentration range to be effective against lipid viruses such as ...
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    I'm told no. Turnaround time can be 2 to 3 weeks...

    I'm told no. Turnaround time can be 2 to 3 weeks plus however.

    Meeting was a great exercise in razzle dazzle!


    Some notes:

    VSP has 80 million signed up. 59 million for Eye Med but growing...
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    fwiw- Some of us can tell the story with empathy....

    fwiw- Some of us can tell the story with empathy. Some bluntly. But we all relate as we recline on Doctor Optiboards couch.
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    Here's a thread from a couple years ago. Post #8...

    Here's a thread from a couple years ago. Post #8 relates to ABOC's questions.

    There is one from late 2018 or early 2019 that I can't find. It discussed HOYA's big push to get VSP business. Anyone...
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    Our office is talking to a VSP One rep next week....

    Our office is talking to a VSP One rep next week.

    Any serious questions you want asked?

    Just a reminder- yesterday an Altair frame was $4 under-priced on their auto-filled cost. This can, and...
  11. Thanks- this did help with a second closer...

    Thanks- this did help with a second closer reading of drk's always erudite posts.

    If this came to me easily I very much doubt I would be an optician.

    I still get nervous selling something that...
  12. The smoke continues to flow from my ears and...

    The smoke continues to flow from my ears and obscures the room.

    Can you dumb this down for the mathematically challenged? :rolleyes:
  13. I found this article after a quick search...

    I found this article after a quick search balanced and informative.

    "To be specific, most of the buck for COVID-19 treatment will stop with insurers and employers, not with consumers."
    ...
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    Important: June 2020- Zeiss lens options: ...

    June 2020- Zeiss lens options:

    https://www.optiboard.com/forums/showthread.php/71897-I-think-Zeiss-is-now-in-a-very-good-position-for-a-change

    I got a feeling in September I may be referencing...
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    Everyone should double check your current...

    Everyone should double check your current wholesale cost as I had a frame last week that auto filled less than the current charge.

    I would have missed out on the legitimate upcharge fee had I just...
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    So same power and design with a steeper base...

    So same power and design with a steeper base "power" (or do you mean base curve, juno?) will produce a narrower corridor?

    I think that is the question. :confused:
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    I would agree that the design is the design and...

    I would agree that the design is the design and the base curve might have a very limited effect.

    So I'll wait for a Guru to tell me how wrong I am;)
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    Update VSP Lens Enhancement Chart...

    The enhancement (fee) charts for VSP Signature and Choice were updated effective April 1st.

    The only change I see right now is all drilled rimless now require a charge to patient of $30.

    If you...
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    I believe only Zeiss (or Hoya from a drk post)...

    I believe only Zeiss (or Hoya from a drk post) remains unaffected.

    Get ready for Eye Med to do the same pushing everything to Big E.
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    I found on the homepage of VSP Online tab an...

    I found on the homepage of VSP Online tab an explanation last week. I don't see it anymore but it may be there somewhere and I'm overlooking it.

    At first I thought and had initially heard it was...
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    Ordered a Liberty Biker frame today. If you...

    Ordered a Liberty Biker frame today.

    If you are a "PVC Prime" member, which I am not, I was told I had to purchase a single frame at @30% more.

    If I wanted to join PVC Prime I could get the...
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    I too experienced this. Here's the past thread. ...

    I too experienced this. Here's the past thread.

    https://www.optiboard.com/forums/showthread.php/66449-Post-IOL-patient-sees-green-color-through-new-lenses?

    Any matching medications? See...
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    Many may be surprised at what shows up with a UV...

    Many may be surprised at what shows up with a UV Burton Lamp in a dark room.

    Especially the old basic progressives.
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    Wear quality mask and gloves. The coronavirus...

    Wear quality mask and gloves.

    The coronavirus primarily spreads from person to person and not easily from a contaminated surface. That is the takeaway from the Centers for Disease Control and...
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