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Posted by Andy Kidd on October 31, 2002 13:48:10 UTC

It sounds to me like you need a cross between a magnifying glass and low power microscope? [i'm assuming this is for 'test' purposes and it's not something like you're trying to read these gauges from across the cockpit while flying? (i have a hard time visualizing what you're talking about in your post)].

Anyway, IF i understand the 'problem' correctly my suggestion would be to get a pair of binoculars, take them apart to create a monocular and make the necessary modifications to it to achieve a close-enough focusing distance [make the eyepiece travel far enough out] and see how it works [a reticle could probably be fashioned in the ep for measuring distances, if need be].

[pardon, if i'm completely off the mark here... just my suggestion to something i'm not sure i understand]

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