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Forum: Others Today, 00:22
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Posted By Nixterdemus
http://www.entrepotduchasseur.com/sites/24302/2014...

http://www.entrepotduchasseur.com/sites/24302/2014_PRM_Accessories_FINAL_Champion_Weaver_Outers.pdf

SS 8.5X45 though discontinued in 2014 was still featured in a 2014 Accessories Product Reference...
Forum: Others Wednesday 22nd November 2017, 18:07
Replies: 2
Views: 147
Posted By Nixterdemus
Again I've run out of edits. Nuttin' like bumpin...

Again I've run out of edits. Nuttin' like bumpin me own thread, eh?

Now, the guy that answered the phone would not quote the number in stock, but said they would not sell out in a couple of weeks,...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 21st November 2017, 21:55
Replies: 3,378
Views: 874,225
Posted By Nixterdemus
Too late to edit, but regardless of claims by...

Too late to edit, but regardless of claims by some vendors, including Natchez, a prompt reply to e-mail from Weaver confirms the minimum focus on product #849630, SS 8.5X45, is 9.8 feet.
Forum: Others Tuesday 21st November 2017, 16:48
Replies: 2
Views: 147
Posted By Nixterdemus
Weaver Super Slam 8.5X45 open bridge circa 2009-2014

In order not to clog up Bin Bargains I brought the post & more here.

http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=204600

It would seem the MIJ 8.5/10.5X45 open bridge was popular a few years ago...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 21st November 2017, 12:24
Replies: 32
Views: 1,152
Posted By Nixterdemus
Zero Steve-O? Whilst I tend to agree, from...

Zero Steve-O?

Whilst I tend to agree, from being skeptical meself, they did at least drag out a motley gaggle, seemingly almost at random, of glass outside apparently alternately viewing them all...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 20th November 2017, 19:18
Replies: 3,378
Views: 874,225
Posted By Nixterdemus
https://www.natchezss.com/weaver-super-slam-binocu...

https://www.natchezss.com/weaver-super-slam-binocular-8-5x45mm-dual-bridge-black-rubber.html

Flash from the past sorta. Weaver is deemed more of a hunting bin than birding. This was their flagship...
Forum: Minox Sunday 19th November 2017, 01:03
Replies: 1
Views: 223
Posted By Nixterdemus
W/o appearing to be too harsh on the Minox I...

W/o appearing to be too harsh on the Minox I wanted to add an after sunset view. One hundred yards out back is a small tree covered in vines. Viewing w/naked eye it seems to resemble a cedar, in...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 18th November 2017, 22:04
Replies: 3,378
Views: 874,225
Posted By Nixterdemus
https://www.midwayusa.com/product/964216/nikon-pro...

https://www.midwayusa.com/product/964216/nikon-prostaff-5-binocular-10x-42mm-roof-prism-black-refurbished

Nikon PROSTAFF 5 Binocular 10x 42mm Roof Prism Black Refurbished-Clearance-3 at this price...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 17th November 2017, 18:58
Replies: 3,378
Views: 874,225
Posted By Nixterdemus
https://www.adorama.com/g/EarlyBlackFriday_Default...

https://www.adorama.com/g/EarlyBlackFriday_Default?emailprice=t&utm_source=slgt&utm_medium=email&guid=415794f8-9027-4ea7-a057-fb7b6b1af36b&utm_term=Shop&utm_content=Body&utm_campaign=EmailVIPOneDayPri...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 17th November 2017, 05:06
Replies: 3,378
Views: 874,225
Posted By Nixterdemus
Jer, I do not have a dog in this hunt. If you do...

Jer, I do not have a dog in this hunt. If you do not wish for me to delete the post then quote me at will. It did dawn on me that perhaps the review from the UK was on the most expensive model. But,...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 17th November 2017, 03:18
Replies: 3,378
Views: 874,225
Posted By Nixterdemus
Jer, I know how to refresh. Stop quoting me and...

Jer, I know how to refresh. Stop quoting me and delete your last quote.

PS it's CST here & I'm going to stretch out. Time is running out buddy.
Forum: Binoculars Friday 17th November 2017, 00:13
Replies: 3,378
Views: 874,225
Posted By Nixterdemus
Snypex Knight ED 8x50 Water Proof Roof Prism...

Snypex Knight ED 8x50 Water Proof Roof Prism Binocular 6.9* 20mm ER
SKU: SPX9850ED MFR: 9850-ED B&H...
Forum: Minox Thursday 16th November 2017, 17:52
Replies: 1
Views: 223
Posted By Nixterdemus
Minox HG 8.5X52 BR Mullings

HG 8.5X52 BR

Discounted I snagged one <7 bills that the salesman assured me was in inventory for at least two years. Here's a real review from...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 16th November 2017, 16:04
Replies: 7
Views: 462
Posted By Nixterdemus
A few new players in the market, w/lower overhead...

A few new players in the market, w/lower overhead including selling direct, that are a force w/which to be reckoned. I could've bought a Tract Toric for roughly the same price as I paid for the...
Forum: Minox Thursday 16th November 2017, 10:01
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By Nixterdemus
Jan, Thank you sir for sharing your experiences...

Jan, Thank you sir for sharing your experiences along w/taking precious time out of your schedule in providing pertinent information. Me, dating the bin whilst not crucial is somewhat of a passion. I...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 16th November 2017, 09:12
Replies: 7
Views: 462
Posted By Nixterdemus
I felt they may have been overextended in claims...

I felt they may have been overextended in claims in this day & age of advances in optics. Resting on laurels & brand recognition. Howevah, I went the same direction w/Minox HG 8.5X52 BR. It would...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 15th November 2017, 17:37
Replies: 7
Views: 462
Posted By Nixterdemus
Thank you for your insight from experience. I...

Thank you for your insight from experience. I tend to be skeptical when more FOV is added as I wonder if it degrades the original view for the sake of better numbers. As well, as you mentioned, at...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 15th November 2017, 09:47
Replies: 11
Views: 718
Posted By Nixterdemus
Lifetime warranty. What, me worry?

Lifetime warranty.

What, me worry?
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 15th November 2017, 09:33
Replies: 7
Views: 462
Posted By Nixterdemus
Steiner Wildlife XP 10x44

This apparently is the top o' line for Steiner though finding credible reviews is perplexing. BH is attempting to sell for two grand all the while they are offered on Steiner website for 1500 USD....
Forum: Minox Wednesday 15th November 2017, 09:14
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By Nixterdemus
Interesting take Jan. As a rule posting on the...

Interesting take Jan. As a rule posting on the internet, including reviews, is done in greater volume by customer w/complaint. Purchasing the product is my endorsement.

The gent from which I...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 14th November 2017, 22:01
Replies: 3,378
Views: 874,225
Posted By Nixterdemus
Deals, gone on the morrow, yet light of morn...

Deals, gone on the morrow, yet light of morn reveals another; held close to the vest tattered notes folded, bound strain to take flight of fancy for first light of last bin ... :smoke:
Forum: Minox Tuesday 14th November 2017, 21:08
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By Nixterdemus
Hear, here blokes, but being a fool for a deal,...

Hear, here blokes, but being a fool for a deal, HG8.5X52BR <650USD TTD, verily I could not say nay.

Ne'ertheless, the deal does not condone slipshod execution of duty.

I raise a glass und toast...
Forum: Minox Tuesday 14th November 2017, 17:24
Replies: 30
Views: 7,360
Posted By Nixterdemus
Thread resurrection on the SN/dates. Not as if...

Thread resurrection on the SN/dates. Not as if the Minox folder is abuzz w/chatter. The MIJ indeed seems to have Aspheric Lens Technology engraved instead of the Made in Germany. I'm curious if that...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 14th November 2017, 01:36
Replies: 3,378
Views: 874,225
Posted By Nixterdemus
I'm glad I bought none so youse could enjoy ...

I'm glad I bought none so youse could enjoy ...
Forum: Minox Monday 13th November 2017, 18:13
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By Nixterdemus
Blaser/Minox USA doesn't know squat about Minox

I bought a bin then noted it went through several model changes. I called up Blaser/Minox USA and they whined about only being in charge of Minox sports optics for six months. They know nothing,...
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