Join for FREE
It only takes a minute!
Magnifying the passion for nature. Zeiss Victory Harpia 95. New!

Welcome to BirdForum.
BirdForum is the net's largest birding community, dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE! You are most welcome to register for an account, which allows you to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 0.14 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: ceasar
Forum: Binoculars Yesterday, 23:53
Replies: 4
Views: 56
Posted By ceasar
The Leica Trinovid BN is rumored to be bomb...

The Leica Trinovid BN is rumored to be bomb proof.

https://www.allbinos.com/340-Leica_Trinovid_8x32_BN-binoculars_specifications.html

And...
Forum: Nikon Yesterday, 13:51
Replies: 20
Views: 898
Posted By ceasar
There are only 5 Nikon EDGs in traditional 42mm...

There are only 5 Nikon EDGs in traditional 42mm and 32mm formats and they are priced very competitively with their equivalent Zeiss and Swarovski binoculars. Here is a B&H link listing the prices of...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 08:32
Replies: 7
Views: 193
Posted By ceasar
One more here for Sharp-shin. Small round shaped...

One more here for Sharp-shin. Small round shaped head; long, thin tarsii and talons. They are common in my area of NE PA.
Forum: Nikon Yesterday, 00:26
Replies: 20
Views: 898
Posted By ceasar
Jan, I don't know anything about Nikon's service...

Jan,

I don't know anything about Nikon's service on the EDGs in Europe but in the USA, I know from personal experience that if one has registered their EDG with Nikon USA and a problem with its...
Forum: Nikon Friday 19th January 2018, 16:37
Replies: 20
Views: 898
Posted By ceasar
The Monarch HG 8x42 and the Monarch 7 8x30 have...

The Monarch HG 8x42 and the Monarch 7 8x30 have the same very wide 8.3 FOV. The big difference is that the HG also has a Flat Field and the Monarch 7 does not which shows in their prices. ...
Forum: Leica Friday 19th January 2018, 15:15
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By ceasar
Yes it does. The objective tubes on a compact...

Yes it does.

The objective tubes on a compact binocular with these "stops" will not open wider than the stops. As you can see from this picture of a Nikon 8x20 Premier LX L in the link below, the...
Forum: Leica Thursday 18th January 2018, 23:53
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By ceasar
The advantage is that the double hinged binocular...

The advantage is that the double hinged binocular will fit into a shirt pocket easier than a single hinged binocular will. (I prefer using the terms "single hinge" and "double hinge" rather than...
Forum: Nikon Thursday 18th January 2018, 17:02
Replies: 20
Views: 898
Posted By ceasar
Nikon has made very few 8x32 binoculars in the...

Nikon has made very few 8x32 binoculars in the last 18 years. Three, if my memory is correct. Two roof prisms in the EDG and HG/HGL series and one Porro prism; the 8x32 SE. All of them are...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 18th January 2018, 02:15
Replies: 13
Views: 474
Posted By ceasar
Try ABE...

Try ABE books:

https://www.abebooks.com/book-search/title/binoculars-all-purpose-telescopes/


Bob
Forum: Binoculars Monday 15th January 2018, 02:55
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By ceasar
Cabelas lists an Intensity HD 10x50 binocular...

Cabelas lists an Intensity HD 10x50 binocular for...
Forum: Leica Sunday 14th January 2018, 14:57
Replies: 68
Views: 3,529
Posted By ceasar
Allbinos Transmission Graphs consistently show...

Allbinos Transmission Graphs consistently show that Nikon binoculars transmission is highest in the red section of the light spectrum. For example see the graph of the Nikon EDG...
Forum: Leica Sunday 7th January 2018, 17:24
Replies: 3
Views: 519
Posted By ceasar
Hi Simon, None of the Leitz Trinovids were...

Hi Simon,

None of the Leitz Trinovids were considered water proof as far as I know although Allbinos states in its reviews that the rubber covered models are water proof. I wouldn't count on them...
Forum: Swarovski Saturday 6th January 2018, 17:18
Replies: 3
Views: 401
Posted By ceasar
That case seems to come only with the 8x25 CL-P...

That case seems to come only with the 8x25 CL-P "Pocket Mountain" binocular which costs $966.00. It also has a new, thin fancy braided strap which should fit into the case. There are no other...
Forum: Nikon Thursday 4th January 2018, 13:52
Replies: 11
Views: 857
Posted By ceasar
The Monarch HG has a magnesium alloy frame and it...

The Monarch HG has a magnesium alloy frame and it is pretty solid.

http://www.nikonsportoptics.com/en/nikon-products/binoculars/monarch-hg-8x42.html

I also have a Leica 8x42 Ultravid Blackline...
Forum: Leica Wednesday 3rd January 2018, 15:40
Replies: 22
Views: 1,350
Posted By ceasar
About a year or so ago Doug, from Camera Land,NY...

About a year or so ago Doug, from Camera Land,NY stated here somewhere that the 10x32 binocular format was the lowest selling format they had.

You will see an 8x32 Noctivid long before a 10x32...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 3rd January 2018, 15:15
Replies: 3,466
Views: 975,597
Posted By ceasar
This looks like the old Meade Montana 7x42 which...

This looks like the old Meade Montana 7x42 which was selling in 2006/2007 for $249.00. You could also get it after that directly from...
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 3rd January 2018, 14:55
Replies: 11
Views: 857
Posted By ceasar
They are being sold on Nikon's USA website. ...

They are being sold on Nikon's USA website. People can purchase them from there if they chose to do so. The 8x42s and 10x42s are back ordered there. ...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 04:49
Replies: 52
Views: 2,663
Posted By ceasar
I will probably get the new Swarovski CL 8x30 B. ...

I will probably get the new Swarovski CL 8x30 B. I want to compare it with my Pentax 9x32 DCF BC, to find out if it has a rumored "Optical Box" like the one in the Pentax which I can use without...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 1st January 2018, 22:49
Replies: 50
Views: 2,367
Posted By ceasar
I wouldn't think so. You almost made it through...

I wouldn't think so. You almost made it through the year without buying any!

|:D|
Forum: Binoculars Monday 1st January 2018, 22:04
Replies: 50
Views: 2,367
Posted By ceasar
[QUOTE=denco@comcast.n;3660725]The Swarovski CL...

[QUOTE=denco@comcast.n;3660725]The Swarovski CL 8x30 was the first alpha I bought this year. I tried a lot of different non-alpha binoculars which didn't work for me mostly because they had too much...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 1st January 2018, 02:27
Replies: 113
Views: 4,086
Posted By ceasar
I remember reading somewhere that the Indians in...

I remember reading somewhere that the Indians in the American Northwest called the Rocky Mountain Goat the "White Buffalo." (In their native language, of course!) It can get pretty big.

It could...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 31st December 2017, 21:51
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By ceasar
RTH Hawk's irises don't become dark until after...

RTH Hawk's irises don't become dark until after the Hawks get their full plumage at 2 years of age.

Wheeler addresses the iris colors in the first paragraph on the Red-tailed Hawk in his Western...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 31st December 2017, 17:00
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By ceasar
Agree, both are Red-tailed Hawks. 1st one is a...

Agree, both are Red-tailed Hawks. 1st one is a juvenile; you can see its thin tail bands.

I can't see the tail well enough on the 2nd one on my monitor to see if it has the tail banding of a...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 30th December 2017, 18:43
Replies: 113
Views: 4,086
Posted By ceasar
I find the reasons why some binoculars control...

I find the reasons why some binoculars control veiling glare and flare better than others baffling.:h?::smoke:;)

Bob
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 30th December 2017, 18:21
Replies: 4
Views: 212
Posted By ceasar
Agree with RTH and howiewu.

Agree with RTH and howiewu.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
 

£100 Cashback on Opticron DBA VHD Binoculars. Click to find out more.

Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites

Help support BirdForum

Page generated in 0.26002097 seconds with 8 queries
All times are GMT. The time now is 00:53.