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01-27-2012, 09:25 PM - 1 Like   #1
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Homemade +3 Diopter

So after searching high and low with no results, I decided to make my own. I took an old pair of reading glasses (they were actually +2.75) and ground down till I made a rectangle that fit directly on top of the existing viewfinder lens. I took this little rectangle, fit it inside a black rubber washer so it was deep set, then Krazy glued the washer onto the existing eyepiece. I now have enough + and - to wear or not wear my glasses (depending on the slider setting). I tried it out today and it works perfectly. Now I can get my eye much closer than I could with my glasses on.

01-27-2012, 10:08 PM   #2
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Very cool. I just love DIY solutions.
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01-28-2012, 02:01 AM   #4
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Nice hack!

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LOL, I can't see you photo of you mod because i'm sitting behind a school proxy and it has pickup your photo as adult content
(because you have img18 in your link)
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Adult content, Hahaha. Hmm, I better check my Image Shack settings. Didn't realize I could post it directly from my PC. Oh, now I see how

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