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    Yes weight in grams, and CT is 1.5 except for...

    Yes weight in grams, and CT is 1.5 except for CR-39 which is 2.0.
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    Per Darryl's Spectacle Optics program, a 50mm...

    Per Darryl's Spectacle Optics program, a 50mm diameter plano CR-39 weighs 5.3 grams, MR6 1.60 4.0 grams. However this assumes a standard center thickness of 2mm on CR-39 and 1.5 on 1.60. If one got...
  3. It's publicly available info on their blog, no...

    It's publicly available info on their blog, no logins or proprietary info. https://www.vspproviderhub.com/news/covid-19/vsp-opthalmic?utm_source=aag&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=6_1
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    There's the Varilux Comfort Max coming out, but I...

    There's the Varilux Comfort Max coming out, but I didn't think that would be poised to replaced the Physio brand? I would guess as they continue to push into more premium territory they just want to...
  5. Surfaced you must order from a VSP lab. If you...

    Surfaced you must order from a VSP lab. If you sign up for the in office finishing program you may use your finished stock, but you are required to replenish stock with purchases from the VSP...
  6. Thread: I'm in a fog

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    Nuke it from orbit. Only way to be sure. But...

    Nuke it from orbit. Only way to be sure.

    But yes we Lysol and Clorox wipe the table, chair, mirror. The walls and curtain are far enough away and there is an easily traversable entry so they...
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    1-800 Contacts is partnered with Liigo Eyewear...

    1-800 Contacts is partnered with Liigo Eyewear which also has an app and online system to measure your glasses Rx. I tried it, perfectly accurate....
  8. Thread: I'm in a fog

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    We cordoned off a section in our optical with...

    We cordoned off a section in our optical with curtains and made a "dressing room" with a chair, table, and mirrors. Anyone who wants to remove their mask can take a selection of frames in and do so,...
  9. Thread: I'm in a fog

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    Do not wear a mask with a valve. It voids the...

    Do not wear a mask with a valve. It voids the primary purpose of the public mask recommendation and sets a poor example for customers. They are not used in professional healthcare.
    ...
  10. Thread: Checking PALs

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    If you have a PAL identifier book and can...

    If you have a PAL identifier book and can determine the lens design it will tell you the fitting cross location, it's that many mm above the markings. If you absolutely cannot figure it out I would...
  11. Thread: I'm in a fog

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    Yup it's the exact opposite of high contact angle...

    Yup it's the exact opposite of high contact angle hydro/oleophobic coatings, so it does smear the lens and make them very hard to clean. Even Crizal Optifog is very noticeably more difficult to clean...
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    The only way our doc stays open is under the...

    The only way our doc stays open is under the ephemeral term "healthcare operations", though the list does not pick out eye care. As usual no one thinks of eye care when making rules about healthcare....
  13. Thread: Standard PALs?

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    Yup that's probably when it came around, I...

    Yup that's probably when it came around, I encountered is as the go-to progressive in LensCrafters in 1999, worked with it for several years until it was replaced by Ovation in early 2000s (which was...
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    I would go with Natural, it was a great workhorse...

    I would go with Natural, it was a great workhorse lens back in the day, available in everything, compatible with everything. As with any of those ancient molded designs don't buy their 18mm min fit...
  15. Thread: I'm in a fog

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    Short term, yes try anti-fog solutions. I just...

    Short term, yes try anti-fog solutions. I just ordered three different ones (everything they had in stock) from Hilco, I'll see how they perform.
    https://www.hilcovision.com/f/anti-fog-kits/5826...
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    They could if they wanted, just like a provider...

    They could if they wanted, just like a provider could if they wanted lower their retail fees to be the same as insurance fees, but they would make no money. Additionally, labs don't give a price list...
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    Yup labs accept lower profit in exchange for the...

    Yup labs accept lower profit in exchange for the "promise" of higher volume offered by being part of the insurance network, same trade-off providers make.

    The insurance becomes the middleman. They...
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    Yes thank you Nikolay, all true stuff. Plus...

    Yes thank you Nikolay, all true stuff.

    Plus the actual study that found zero benefit Comparison of Pedestrian Detection With and Without Yellow-Lens Glasses During Simulated Night Driving With and...
  19. Tom Davies can absolutely do any size or shape...

    Tom Davies can absolutely do any size or shape bespoke titanium, I've done them. They have a more restricted tier of modification MTO "made to order" which is what you're describing, but their true...
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    Yup. Ten years ago we used to have all that...

    Yup. Ten years ago we used to have all that stuff, but maintaining inventory was a pain and the profit is meager because you're always spending half the revenue just to restock. And I had no...
  21. Shuron http://www.shuron.com/, similar to...

    Shuron http://www.shuron.com/, similar to Artcraft in making very traditional eyewear, STATE Optical https://stateopticalco.com/ for a super modern luxury acetate maker.
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    I haven't seen this brand, but I have seen...

    I haven't seen this brand, but I have seen several 3D printed frames from other companies (Roger Bacon and Monoqool). All very similar, the material is durable and light enough, but looks and feels...
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    It's of course *possible* to run edged lenses...

    It's of course *possible* to run edged lenses through the Crizal process, but they're not supposed to (partner labs fudge the rules a bit, sometimes for the better!). The problem your going to run...
  24. It's not just blank size you're running into. Yes...

    It's not just blank size you're running into. Yes that's going to be an issue with that frame, but especially for dual-sided designs like the X which are very restrictive. Plus Essilor will not allow...
  25. Just bought one on Indiegogo. For $35 I can't...

    Just bought one on Indiegogo. For $35 I can't pass the opportunity to play with it!

    https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/eyeque-visioncheck-world-s-1st-automated-eye-test#/
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