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Old Saturday 9th May 2015, 23:33   #26
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I agree with that Patrick.

I'm not interested in a IF binocular. I have the Pentax 9x28 and it is plenty tough enough. My son used it when he was an exchange student in Chile. He backpacked into Machu Picchu with it and around parts of Bolivia and North Chile and beat it up pretty good and it is still working well.

Bob
And I agree with that. Yes, a binocular for long distance use and astronomy I can accept IF, but not for a binocular intended for allround use in the nature.
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