Carson Optical35 Gilpin Avenue
Hauppauge, New York 11786-4723
Telephone: 800-967-8427 or 631-963-5000.
Products manufactured by Carson Optical (listed alphabetically)
BANDIT 8X25MM QUICK FOCUS MONOCULAR (MODEL BA-825)
The Bandit 8x25mm Quick-Focus Monocular, model BA-825, is a pocket telescope designed for use by individuals with low vision. The user focuses this device by pressing a lever on top, and it can be held and operated with one hand. It magnifies 8 times from a minimum distance of 13 feet through infinity. At 1,000 yards, its field of view is 379 feet. It comes with a pouch case and strap. DIMENSIONS: The lens is 25 millimeters in diameter. WEIGHT: 3.2 ounces.
CONNECTABLES (MODEL CM-6)
Connectables, model CM-6, are a set of three clip-on magnifying lenses that can be attached to cosmetic, medical, and craft tools to make them usable by individuals with low vision. They have clear acrylic lenses and mounts that swivel 360 degrees to enable users to see fine details while working with a variety of tools.
LIGHTED MAGRX (MODEL RX-75)
The Lighted MagRX, model RX-75, is magnifying lens for a medicine bottle with light designed for use by individuals with low vision. The magnifier clips to a medicine bottle and the magnifying lens swings outward to magnify text. It provides 3x magnification of the bottle's label and illuminates the text with two LED's. When not in use, the lens folds inward against the bottle for storage. DIMENSIONS: 2.25 x 2.5 x 1.5 inches. POWER: Uses 3 #395 button cell batteries (included). WEIGHT: 1.3 ounces.
MAGNISHEET (MODEL DM-11)
The MagniSheet is a page magnifier designed for use by individuals with low vision. This full page Fresnel magnifier is encased in a frame and provides 2x magnification. Designed for large areas with small print, the MagniSheet is portable and can be kept in the car for use with maps or in the home for use with reading telephone directories. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 10.5 x 7.5 inches. WEIGHT: 1 ounce.
MAGRX (MODEL RX-55)
The MagRX, model RX-55, is magnifying lens for a medicine bottle designed for use by individuals with low vision. The magnifier clips to a medicine bottle and the magnifying lens swings outward to magnify text. It provides 2.5x magnification of the bottle's label. When not in use, the lens folds inward against the bottle for storage. DIMENSIONS: 2.25 x 2.5 x 1.5 inches. WEIGHT: 1 ounce.
MINI AURA (MODEL NV-200)
The Mini Aura, model NV-200, is a monocular lens designed for use by individuals with low vision. This monocular uses active infrared technology to illuminate subjects up to 82 feet away and provides crisp black and white images. Features include adjustable brightness level and a 19-degree viewing angle. The unit comes with a carrying pouch and a wristband. DIMENSIONS (LxWxD): 2.6 x 2.2 x 2.2 inches. WEIGHT: 3.4 ounces. GUARANTEE: Lifetime guarantee.
MINIBRITE POCKET MAGNIFIER (MODEL PO-55)
The Minibrite Pocket Magnifier, model PO-55, is a folding pocket magnifier with light designed for use by individuals with low vision. This pocket-sized magnifier offers 5x magnification through its acrylic aspheric lens, and it comes equipped with a built-in LED light for use in dark spaces. Other features include a slid-out protective plastic sleeve that conceals the lens and protects it from scratches when not in use. POWER: Uses 3 AAA batteries (not included). DIMENSION (LxWxD): 4.25 x 2 x 0.75 inches. The magnifying lens (LxW) is 1.5 x 1.4 inches. WEIGHT: 1.6 ounces.
TRIVIEW MAGNIFIER (MODELS TV-15 & TV-36)
The TriView Magnifier, models TV-15 and TV-36, is a folding loupe magnifier designed for use by individuals with low vision. This pocket-sized magnifier features three 1.2-inch diameter glass lenses. On model TV-36, each lens provides 3X magnification. Use two lenses together to make 6X magnification, or combine three lenses to make 9X magnification. The lenses fold out of a protective pocket that provides protection from scratches when not in use. The unit is lightweight, portable, and comes with a protective case. Model TV-15 has three lenses with 5X magnification that can be used in combination to offer 10X and 15X magnification. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 2.25 x 1.5 x 1 inch. COLOR: Each lens has a gray frame; the protective case is black.