CleAR Coating is a subtle green in color.
Armorlite introduces the KODAK CleAR Anti-Reflective Coating, the multi-layer,
premium stack that's applied with vacuum deposition process and topped off with
a super hydrophobic/oleo-phobic layer. Signet Armorlite says that a special formulation
and process designed into the adhesion layer insures durability over the life of
the prescription. KODAK CleAR Coating is easy to clean and allows 99% of available
light to reach the eyes, making vision sharper as well.
to the company, it's compatible with most manufacturers' lenses and specifically
designed to enhance the visual performance of KODAK Precise and Concise Progressives.
Phone: (800) 950-5367
The Acrobat includes horizontal
line markers to help users focus.
A magnifier with a memory
Vision's new product, Acrobat, is a 3-in-1 video magnifier that features built-in
memory, allowing the camera to "remember" your most recent settings for near, distance
and self-viewing. The full-color, auto focus Acrobat has a flexible arm and offers
up to 72X magnification. It can connect with laptop or desktop computers, electronic
glasses and television, making
it useful at home, office or school.
the Acrobat features seven viewing modes, a battery-operated option to make it portable,
and a detachable camera head.
Phone: (888) 811-3161
Get to know wavefront
Technologies presents EduTrace, a self-guided, hands-on software tutorial program
for wavefront aberrometry. The company developed the product to provide doctors
and their staffs with a better understanding of the range of diagnostic and surgical
applications of wavefront aberrometry. The EduTrace includes aberrometry software
and more than 50 patient cases, which the user can view and manipulate within the
software, as well as a color workbook that walks the user through each case and
provides an overview of wavefront aberrometry technologies and data displays.
Phone: (888) 758-1958
EZ-200 automatically displays measurement results on its large, color LCD screen.
Figure out the Rx
says its EZ-200 Automatic
Rx Analyzer can automatically reads lens power (sphere, cylinder, axis), in addition
to being compact and easy to use. It features the "world's first" simultaneous measurement
of right and left lenses, and can recognize and measure multifocals and progressives,
display far- and near-point distance from optical center for progressive lenses;
and measure monocular and total spectacle PD. The EZ-200 also features an RS-232
interface for communication with other Topcon products and/or a personal computer.
Topcon Medical Systems
Lens for water sports
introduces the Marine line of eyewear, designed specifically for boating and fishing
enthusiasts. The line combines the anti-glare properties of polarization with light-sensitive
photochromic properties, the company says. It also features a
waterproof coating and 100% ultraviolet protection. The Marine line will be in
retail stores next month.
Phone: (925) 484-0292
Optometric Management, Issue: July 2005