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Forum: Nikon Friday 4th August 2017, 01:49
Replies: 43
Views: 8,253
Posted By Bass359
I have Nikon 10x42 HG original circa 2002. I...

I have Nikon 10x42 HG original circa 2002. I find them to be heavy and they are my loaner pair for people who would be careful. They are sharp with more CA than what you might find in a modern...
Forum: Canon Tuesday 18th July 2017, 00:15
Replies: 20
Views: 4,305
Posted By Bass359
I like carrying my Canon 600 on a monopod. The...

I like carrying my Canon 600 on a monopod. The cushioned monopod then rests on my shoulder for short hikes. this does not work for tripods, at least for me.
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 28th June 2017, 04:44
Replies: 44
Views: 5,653
Posted By Bass359
After some time at Annopolis, I would never...

After some time at Annopolis, I would never question the wisdom of a Chief Petty Officer. Let me know when you are in town and I will show you some local birds or at least feed you some aged bourbon.
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 28th June 2017, 00:33
Replies: 44
Views: 5,653
Posted By Bass359
Thanks. I understand these points which seem to...

Thanks. I understand these points which seem to make sense. Begs the question why I should consider a new pair of 8x32 without field flatteners? Given the fact that I am not sensitive to rolling...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 27th June 2017, 23:24
Replies: 44
Views: 5,653
Posted By Bass359
Just found this thread...

Just found this thread FYI

http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=252903

Good discussion there.
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 27th June 2017, 22:53
Replies: 44
Views: 5,653
Posted By Bass359
After reading the above, I still do not...

After reading the above, I still do not understand why most manufactures are now including the field flatteners? If edge to edge sharpness is not dependant on FF, then why add the complexity and...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 27th June 2017, 15:05
Replies: 44
Views: 5,653
Posted By Bass359
Is the reason field flatteners are so prevaiiant...

Is the reason field flatteners are so prevaiiant because wider fields of view require flatteners or because the customers is demanding the almost edge to edge sweet spot? Or both? Just wondering...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 26th June 2017, 17:52
Replies: 44
Views: 5,653
Posted By Bass359
Much appreciated. Hate to ask, but as to field...

Much appreciated. Hate to ask, but as to field flattened, is there an order of severity? Lightest touch to more pronounced? Already have the Swaro EL SV so no problem taking for a test. There is...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 26th June 2017, 06:21
Replies: 44
Views: 5,653
Posted By Bass359
Finished with salespeople. I have non field...

Finished with salespeople. I have non field flattened and flatten binos but they are older and heavy so would prefer my wife to look thru current models. Nobody has a list? Is the Noctovid the only...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 25th June 2017, 16:31
Replies: 44
Views: 5,653
Posted By Bass359
Good point. Any list would preferably be in order...

Good point. Any list would preferably be in order of severity of correction. For example my Swaro 8.5x 42 EL, I can notice rolling ball when looking for it and when panning in dense forest. It seems...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 25th June 2017, 15:55
Replies: 44
Views: 5,653
Posted By Bass359
Binos with or without field flatteners

Greeting Bird Forum,

I am looking for a list of present day alphas with or without field flatteners. By way of background, I casually bird in the PNW with my wife while walking the dog. We see...
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