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So I was browsing the ole internet this morning and came across the use of fresnel lenses in home brew flight and driving sim cockpits to add depth and get rid of the bezels. Problem is I cant find a whole lot of info on their use, can anyone experienced in the use of said lenses with eyefinity clue me in on the pro's, cons, cost and implementation

Thanks ahead of time
-TLP
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I spose you could...It would act like a magnifier. It'll goof with your picture a bit, and add bulk. You'd probably be better off just getting a larger monitor to start with.
Edited by Skripka - 6/17/11 at 7:48am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Skripka;13906014 
I spose you could...It would act like a magnifier. It'll goof with your picture a bit, and add bulk. You'd probably be better off just getting a larger monitor to start with.

The monitor size doesnt interest me very much, quite pleased with my 22's what is "baking my noodle" so to speak is how they seem to add quite a bit of depth and make the bezels disappear

as in this gentleman's experiment as well as [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QX4lGIuUvAc&NR=1"]this[/ame] video, they both show interesting results
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Just don't use those Hoffman Lenses. They're not FDA approved wink.gif

I've never seen these before. Interesting idea.
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