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    Limited collections obviously. I'd send them...

    Limited collections obviously.


    I'd send them to this site and capture the family with your honesty in helping them through difficult times.
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    Need a Lindberg nose pad...

    My lab lost and cannot replace a Lindberg nose pad.

    It's got a relatively large loop. The temple reads 029/8659.

    Is the System 3 Nose pad, D style, from Hilco compatible?
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  3. Charmant informs me that Elle's collection is...

    Charmant informs me that Elle's collection is acrylic then epoxy coated so as the coating wears off it would cause an allergic reaction.

    How do you determine frame material?

    Mine is mostly by...
  4. "The practice will place their necks in a legal...

    "The practice will place their necks in a legal guillotine if the quantity of CLs sold extends the wear past the expiration date of the Rx."



    I'll bet you cannot find a case that produced a...
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    I always wondered what it would be like to sell...

    I always wondered what it would be like to sell them my time at $100 an hour as a "fashion consultant" for frames.

    Take them to chains around you and buy the frame.

    Charge them a flat $400 fee...
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    Maybe pm some lab owning guru's posting here? ...

    Maybe pm some lab owning guru's posting here?

    And how did a lab put 14^ on one lens without a question???

    Be sure you are charging appropriately as prism patients are usually time consuming.
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    Waiting for another James Maxwell (or A.I.?)

    I think jarralad has a lot in common with this guy who also thought outside "accepted" science with no formal degree:


    https://www.aaas.org/genius-michael-faraday
  8. True experience from a few years ago. They have...

    True experience from a few years ago. They have since stopped selling contacts but the beer in the walk-in is still plentiful and cold...
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  9. Do you know Pete Hanlin? He is an active...

    Do you know Pete Hanlin?

    He is an active contributing member/moderator of Optiboard and works for Essilor.

    My bet would be they already have these metrics and then some but I would assume most...
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    What was the previous rx? First time bifocals?...

    What was the previous rx?

    First time bifocals?

    Is the double vision vertical or horizontal?
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    Not sure if this needs another thread but who do...

    Not sure if this needs another thread but who do you use for pad arms?

    I know Hilco did not recommend them for SPX and acrylic materials.

    Could you offer your tips kwill?
  12. Thanks for the reply Emma and welcome to the...

    Thanks for the reply Emma and welcome to the posters side of Optiboard!

    My rep just now said that she does recommend we mention the promotion but can require them to print out the paperwork We...
  13. My fear would be a coworker getting it then the...

    My fear would be a coworker getting it then the office grape vine has me scrambling to say why we didn't offer it.

    The way some of the mega benefits work around here will have the patient unable...
  14. VSP Premier Providers Looking for Hints and tips...

    Finding ourselves VSP Premier Providers now (oh joy) and the office manger handed me a spiffy (2 page- one for card second legal caveats) handout for patients to get a "GET UP TO $100 PREPAID...
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    Anyone remember going to the local downtown...

    Anyone remember going to the local downtown Woolworth store to buy RIT dye?

    Alas- environmental concerns over disposal made us change to BPI's as it was pulled from the market. Or was it changed...
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    And always keep on hand the peel and stick...

    And always keep on hand the peel and stick initials in gold and silver!!! :giggle:
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    From a google search: H.I. Bjelkhagen, in...

    From a google search:

    H.I. Bjelkhagen, in Encyclopedia of Modern Optics, 2005
    Silver Halide MaterialsA silver halide recording photographic material is based on one type, or a combination of...
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    Great suggestion. I think the doctor involved...

    Great suggestion.

    I think the doctor involved is an OD practicing Vision Therapy.
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    Tested after eating special mushrooms???

    "I keep a kaleidoscope at each desk to aid in determining eye dominance, which further impacts advice on Rx change."

    Please expand Barry.
  20. Acrylic skin allergy...Acrylic vs Acetate...

    Is acrylic ever mixed into a cellulose acetate zyl?

    Is the Charmant Elle collection acetate?

    Are they or others coated to keep the acrylic from touching the skin?

    I know acetate is petroleum...
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    They want to wait until after the refraction to...

    They want to wait until after the refraction to see if anything changed but by then the OD has their pupils dilating.
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    I tell them it is a change that some notice and...

    I tell them it is a change that some notice and some do not and if they want their best vision possible and especially if the lenses are old and scratched now would be a good time to retire them to...
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    I've said before that someone in the optical...

    I've said before that someone in the optical field recommending tints for a seemingly hopeless cause is like a chiropractor challenging an orthopedist a hundred years ago. It too, took a while to...
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    So set the edger a millimeter larger! (yes-...

    So set the edger a millimeter larger!

    (yes- this is a joke)
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    Forgive me Lab's for I have sinned... I too...

    Forgive me Lab's for I have sinned...

    I too occasionally send a, shall we say, challenge to our labs.

    Anyone know why I earn the sobriquet "Lightning" Fester when I do this?
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