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VisibleDust Mini Quasar 7x Sensor Loupe Sensor Inspection Device

B&H # VIQSLM Mfr # 7421891
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Price: $72.75
Product Highlights
  • Inspection Device for Digital Sensor
  • 7x Magnification
  • Helps Avoid Over-Cleaning of Sensor
  • Made From Fluorine-Coated Optical Glass
  • Portable, Flat Shape
  • Four LED Lights Positioned at Angles

Visible Dust's Mini Quasar 7x Sensor Loupe Sensor Inspection Device is a high-quality pocket version of the Sensor Loupe technology used to reduce the damage to your digital camera sensor by excessive cleaning. This reduces costs associated with keeping your sensor clean. The Mini Quasar is made of the highest quality optical glass with fluorine coated surface for the sharpest image possible.

The Mini Quasar is equipped with 4 super bright LED lights positioned at angles to identify the smallest object on the sensor surface (usually impossible to see otherwise). Regular LED light penetrates different layers of filters to produce useless checkered-shape visual images of various filter depths without focusing on sensor surface itself. The Mini Quasar can eliminate this problem.

The Mini Quasar requires two (2) CR2032 lithium batteries (included), and comes with a soft, coated foam black box to protect the device.

Made from optical glass with fluorine-coated surface
Portable, flat shape
Four super bright LED lights positioned at angles to expose the smallest piece of dust on a camera sensor
Using this inspection device can reduce damage to a sensor by avoiding excessive cleaning
VisibleDust Mini Quasar 7x Sensor Loupe Sensor Inspection Device
  • 2 x CR2032 Lithium Batteries
  • Soft-Coated Foam Black Box
  • One-Year Limited Warranty
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    VisibleDustMini Quasar 7x Sensor Loupe Sensor Inspection Device
     
    3.7

    (based on 6 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (5)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (1)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (0)

    83%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Easy to use (4)
    • Lightweight (4)
    • Compact (3)

    Cons

      Best Uses

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No (5)

        Reviewed by 6 customers

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        4.0

        Huge Help For Cleaning

        By Macro Man

        from Baker, FL

        About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Good Storage Case
        • Lightweight
        • Optically Sharp

        Cons

        • Flimsy Switch

        Best Uses

        • Lens Cleaning
        • Sensor cleaning

        Comments about VisibleDust Mini Quasar 7x Sensor Loupe Sensor Inspection Device:

        I ordered this product to help with the cleaning of my Nikon D7100 sensor. Having completed that job for the first time, I can't imagine having done it without this loupe.

        I really like the shape. It is easy to hold and maneuver. I can't imagine the round loupes being easier to use than this one while trying to swab the sensor with your other hand. It also worked well for examining lenses during cleaning.

        The switch is somewhat flimsy, but should be fine if treated with care. This is why I gave it 4 stars (otherwise it would be a 5). The lens is very clear and sharp. This along with the LEDs, makes it easy to see the surface of the sensor as long as you view it at the correct angle.

        The case is nice and sturdy and lined with a custom cut layer of dense foam. It is much bigger than required to fit the loupe, which provides extra protection but makes it less convenient to store.

        Overall I am very satisfied with the product and would buy it again.

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        2.0

        Compact but...

        By HNg

        from New York, NY

        About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Lightweight

        Cons

        • Not Durable
        • Poor Design

        Best Uses

        • Cleaning

        Comments about VisibleDust Mini Quasar 7x Sensor Loupe Sensor Inspection Device:

        The loupe is compact, produces sufficient lights and manification for inspection but is hard to handle due to its thickness. The overall design and make does not feel as robust and well thought out for it's value.

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        • No

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        4.0

        Essential accessory for photographers

        By Einar Magnus

        from Iceland

        About Me Pro Photographer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy to Use
        • Lightweight

        Cons

        • Large Packaging

        Best Uses

        • Photography
        • Video
        • Video Production

        Comments about VisibleDust Mini Quasar 7x Sensor Loupe Sensor Inspection Device:

        This tool opened a totally new perspective on the most important part of the camera which is of course the sensor. To research its condition and cleanliness is absolutely necessary. It is especially important for those who are filming video with cameras that have a large sensor (35mm).

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        4.0

        works great

        By aaron

        from los angeles

        About Me Pro Photographer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Compact
        • Durable
        • Easy to Use
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Travel
          • Video

          Comments about VisibleDust Mini Quasar 7x Sensor Loupe Sensor Inspection Device:

          sensor cleaning

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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          4.0

          Works great

          By Opi

          from Hillsboro, OR

          About Me Casual Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Compact
          • Easy to Use

          Cons

          • Case

          Best Uses

            Comments about VisibleDust Mini Quasar 7x Sensor Loupe Sensor Inspection Device:

            It's great at allowing you to see contaminants on your sensor. The only complaint I have is that the case that it comes with isn't very good at keeping dust off the viewing glass.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            4.0

            TRAVEL PRO

            By THE WILD NATURE SNIPER

            from CARRIBEAN

            About Me Semi-pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Compact
            • Easily Cleaned

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Photography

              Comments about VisibleDust Mini Quasar 7x Sensor Loupe Sensor Inspection Device:

              This item is very good for people that travel and go in photo hunting in very far destination. Easy to carry.

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              • No

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