Once I sat down on a whim at a show and tried the Meiji microscope I
realized how much I had not been seeing before! Today I do no setting
without the Meiji, although in truth I could do all but the finest
detail without it, but… the quality of the work I do under the
microscope is simply much better than what I can do under the loop as
I was originally trained.
Partially this is due to my aging eyes, and partially it is that any
eyes are going to see a lot better under a microscope.
The Meiji and the Acrobat stand it is mounted on are as much a part
of my bench now as the flex shaft, the saw and the torch. (and the