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    Patients started asking for PD's here about 19...

    Patients started asking for PD's here about 19 years ago. My solution; POW measurements only, I do not release any PD's.
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    Because the spectrum compensates for the Rx...

    Because the spectrum compensates for the Rx through BC's. When I opened my first digital account Free Form(full digital back surfacing) was described two ways compensation for the Rx through BC's or...
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    Compensation takes place both ways. If you are...

    Compensation takes place both ways. If you are providing POW measurements you are adjusting the values for the compensation; customizing the Rx. If you are using propitiatory default mathematics or...
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    Altering/compensation of the Rx through Free Form...

    Altering/compensation of the Rx through Free Form can take place through POW/Customization or Default/Borrowed statistics. Seiko for instance is a Free Form Design and for years they have used their...
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    That 5mm slippage may be due to the special sauce...

    That 5mm slippage may be due to the special sauce that you speak of, perhaps the addition of honey to create more friction.
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    Curious as to what you mean. Free Form; as...

    Curious as to what you mean. Free Form; as explained to me by the experts, all are compensated designs by definition. POW means that you are customizing the frame, Rx, to the individual as the...
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    Free Form designs are all compensated. Not all...

    Free Form designs are all compensated. Not all compensated designs require POW measurements(customized)
  8. U F, do you know if they used an accommodating...

    U F, do you know if they used an accommodating IOL. These have been known to create some color changes in some patients; generally blueish. Perhaps the UV blocking.
  9. I'm a big fan of R. Martellaro, and I want to do...

    I'm a big fan of R. Martellaro, and I want to do my best in support of all things Wisconsin. What could be more appropriate than cheese. Gotta go, there's a toilet bowl with my name on it.
  10. Yup, arf, arf, couldn't afford my arf, arf pain...

    Yup, arf, arf, couldn't afford my arf, arf pain pills but my veterinarian wrote me out an Rx for my dog that I can buy online, from a site in China. Only problem, I have to wrap them in cheese to...
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    Experience in what? Depending on the tutelage...

    Experience in what? Depending on the tutelage you are receiving and your resources it takes 8 to 10 years to become a decent Optician. There are more productive ways to pursue your goal. If it is...
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    +1 It is an Anti- Reflective process and does not...

    +1 It is an Anti- Reflective process and does not address glare. The continual stupidification of our industry.
  13. My first choice would be a digital back surfaced...

    My first choice would be a digital back surfaced Hi Vex and a second option would be a digital back surfaced 1.60.
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    Chris, I've done it successfully on plastic it...

    Chris, I've done it successfully on plastic it requires time and a steady hand. Ben, apparently Bad *** no longer does it, I'd try Italee.
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    Try, Bad *** Optical Lab.

    Try, Bad *** Optical Lab.
  16. Absolutely, the wondrous design aspect of the PAL...

    Absolutely, the wondrous design aspect of the PAL is the intermediate and it's ability to bring into focus objects 100' to arms length. Critical is the education of the customer. I treat PAL...
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    I know, what do you expect from a Marine. Tell...

    I know, what do you expect from a Marine. Tell him to chill and S I M P L I F Y. Happy New Year!
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    Trying like Hell not to spill Eggnog on my key...

    Trying like Hell not to spill Eggnog on my key board. What's your excuse.
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    Chris, Seiko Titanium(very reasonable) Zen...

    Chris, Seiko Titanium(very reasonable) Zen Barcelona(more upscale) O&X(in between) just some starters. Merry Christmas
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    Wear the product you represent, knowledge of...

    Wear the product you represent, knowledge of frame materials (including hinges and temple core), who the design team is, if it's hand made links and POP showing hand work. Show up on time. Have 2...
  21. I have always referred to cellulose acetate as a...

    I have always referred to cellulose acetate as a 70-75% cotton and plant fiber derived material, as that is what I have been told by sources. I understand that the percentage may change depending on...
  22. The 3900 is still being made in three sizes some...

    The 3900 is still being made in three sizes some color limitations. Thanks for the link, while scrolling down I kept looking for "Kilroy was here" sightings.
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    We touched upon this years ago and defined DIY...

    We touched upon this years ago and defined DIY eyewear as adequate and POW measurements as optimized. Perhaps I'm a skeptical ******* and that all the DIY glasses I've neutralized over the last 15...
  24. Robert, if it is Titanium your client prefers I...

    Robert, if it is Titanium your client prefers I would also suggest O & X OT 357 it is a 44-21 but the end piece cantilevers about 6 mm out from either eyewire. The hinge is mounted about 10 mm from...
  25. Robert, would Safilo Team 3900 47-20 comes in...

    Robert, would Safilo Team 3900 47-20 comes in Blk, Safilo E7209 I have in a 48 may come in 46-20. Both end pieces extend toward back and I use both for higher myopes.
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