General Tools 2.5x Illuminated Rectangular Magnifier with 5x Bifocal Lens-565 - The Home Depot

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Model # 565

Internet # 202025663

2.5x Illuminated Rectangular Magnifier with 5x Bifocal Lens

General Tools 2.5x Illuminated Rectangular Magnifier with 5x Bifocal Lens

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$24.97 / each


Model # 565

Internet # 202025663

Since 1910, General Tools has grown to become the recognized industry leader for specialty hand tools and instruments. General Tools offers a wide assortment of magnifiers with high-quality lenses to provide sharp, clear inspection without causing uncomfortable eyestrain. They are frequently used in professional settings by toolmakers, jewelers and engineers, as well as by hobbyists such as stamp collectors, coin collectors and model builders. This 2 x 4 in. Illuminated Magnifier provides distortion-free 2.5x magnification of large areas and features a built-in bifocal insert for 5x magnification of extra-fine details

  • 2-1/2 in. alnico magnet with 70 lb. pull capacity
  • Bifocal insert provides 5x magnification
  • Great for quality control inspections, jewelry making and electronics assembly
  • Commonly used in stamp collecting, coin collecting and model building
  • Switchable light aids inspection in poorly lit areas
  • Light reflector is reversible for both left- and right-hand use
  • Focal length of lens is 4 in.; bifocal is 2 in.
  • Body made of sturdy plastic
  • Includes 2 AA batteries and a replaceable bulb


Assembled Depth (in.)  1.5 in  Assembled Height (in.)  9 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  4 in 
Hand Tool Type  Other  Primary Use  For hobbies, jewlers, and woodworkers 
Returnable  90-Day  Tools Product Type  Hand Tool 
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty  90 days 


Rated 3.5 out of 5 by 2 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Clear & sharp with good lighting which is what I was looking for & Made in the USA!!!! Clear & sharp with good lighting which is what i was looking for and MADE IN THE USA!!!!!!!!!!!! No prob to change for a lefty's use. January 1, 2013
Rated 2.0 out of 5.0 by Had hoped for more Quality seems fine. The bulb did not last long. Not strong enough for my needs but might be just right for another. June 18, 2014
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