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    Important: WE used to call em "WIPE OFFS"

    WE used to call em "WIPE OFFS"
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    Like new Coburn 113 generator

    This was refurbished by Lenscrafters and never used since. Asking $2500
    Don@superoptical.com 513-321-2456
  3. Thread: Axis query.

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    Or the blisters from the hot blocks and lenses...

    Or the blisters from the hot blocks and lenses with the pitch blocking.
    Generating oil flaring up cutting photograys. We could go on and on.
  4. Thread: Axis query.

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    And it was much easier to grind a sphere on the...

    And it was much easier to grind a sphere on the back. I remember standing over the sphere bowl all day fining and polishing spheres. It may also have been much cheaper to make the sphere machines...
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    Coburn SL2 Express Generator

    Any one have experience with this generator.
    We cut sphere CC curves only and once the machine is set will run several hundred of the same curve and same stock removal. Now use several 108's which...
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    better than sliced bread

    Weixing R&D Center have developed the ANTI-VIRUS lens, an antimicrobial coating, with the main function of Antiviral and Antibacteria.
    Do you have any interest...
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    I thought of doing that and calling it BFD. ...

    I thought of doing that and calling it BFD.



    Big frame deals.
  8. I'm confused. Do you want to purchase 70mm SF...

    I'm confused. Do you want to purchase 70mm SF lenses? I have them for sale
    Do you mean you want to buy 70 mm FINISHED LENSES so you don't have to surface them?
    65 mm finished should be big enough...
  9. Look at our FastGrind system. Brand new, easier...

    Look at our FastGrind system. Brand new, easier to use, no maintenance, comes with a lifetime warranty.
    See it at www.superoptical.com. Many users all over the Caribbean. We can send names for...
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    Why wouldn't clear fingernail polish work? May...

    Why wouldn't clear fingernail polish work? May not last forever but could be re applied?
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    Way back in my Lab days we had an OD customer who...

    Way back in my Lab days we had an OD customer who would frequently forget the seg height. We would call him and he would say wait a minute to check the record. Always came back "Make it 3 below"....
  12. Thread: Lenses

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    You know how rumors go. I think at the very least...

    You know how rumors go. I think at the very least PALS and Flat tops??
  13. Thread: Lenses

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    Lenses

    I have heard rumors that all the major lens manufactures are soon discontinuing semi finished lenses. Any conformation?
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    Semi Finished lenses

    We have large quantities of very reasonably priced semi finished lenses in Progressive, Flat Tops and Single Vision.
    Materials are 1.56 index, all hard coated with blue block, photochromic,...
  15. Is the SGX generator available separately?

    Is the SGX generator available separately?
  16. My extremely limited knowledge of transitions is...

    My extremely limited knowledge of transitions is it is a front side coating and you will remove it by polishing the front.
  17. Thread: VSP and me

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    Am I missing something?? $3756 is one job per day...

    Am I missing something?? $3756 is one job per day and you mention doing 10 par day.
  18. Thread: New edger

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    I highly recommend putting a course widow screen...

    I highly recommend putting a course widow screen over the end of the drain hose, form it to a half circle so it goes partially into the drain to catch any large particles that may clog your drain....
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    Glass lens hardeners

    Spring cleaning. I have two very old Coburn Rocket air lens hardeners. Free to a good home. Several Semi Tech manual tape machines $200.00 each.
    don@superoptical.com 513-321-2456
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    I have them new for $295.00 less 20 % for Opti...

    I have them new for $295.00 less 20 % for Opti Boarders. Good for pin beveling, not good foe major shape changing.
    www.superoptical.com.
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    Rings a bell but I forgot "who made it"?

    Rings a bell but I forgot "who made it"?
  22. I doubt there is a flashlight version as you also...

    I doubt there is a flashlight version as you also need a magnifier and special background. We sell a small one, about 8 inches tall.
    www.superoptical.com
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    I have the original Blue hard back copyright 1992...

    I have the original Blue hard back copyright 1992 and keep it close to my heart. Even with decades of experience I refer to it frequently. I believe Dr. Brooks also published one on dispensing.
  24. I have a PM 7 in good condition and a Chinese...

    I have a PM 7 in good condition and a Chinese knock off. $150.00 for either. Shipping will be expensive??
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    +1, sorta like wrecking your car and asking the...

    +1, sorta like wrecking your car and asking the dealer to replace it. If I were in the lab business, as I was for 30 years, I would sell insurance for jobs that my customers thought could be problems.
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