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Feel the intensity, not your equipment. Maximum image quality. Minimum weight. The new ZEISS SFL, up to 30% less weight than comparable competitors.

Recent content by b-lilja

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    Long term quality...Leica or Swarovski

    I think of the Noctivid as likely the best built bin on the planet. I like this article: Company Seven | Leica Binoculars Product Line Overview My UV 8x20 is definitely tougher than my Curio.
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    A Note About Nikon w/Regard to the 10x42 SE

    Huh, interesting. A couple years ago I sent my 8x32SEs in for a hinge tightening - they came back optically better than ever - not sure what they did, but it was great (they did note a cleaning and service). The form (which I still have) just says covered under warranty, a bit vague about what...
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    Curio 7x21 v Uvid 8x20 personal review

    Sorry, yes, that was confusing! Trinovid is right...the 7x21.
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    Curio 7x21 v Uvid 8x20 personal review

    Just a quick additional note based on a full day of extensive use yesterday. Hiked up Mount Townsend in the Olympic range (Washington State, USA) yesterday with these around my neck. Mixed day of clouds, with clearing at the end. Mount Townsend is known for its panoramic views of the range...
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    Zeiss SFL 10x40 specific tests or reviews please

    An 8x30 sfl is an auto purchase for me.
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    What if you like the SFL 8x40 but don't have the budget for it?

    To answer your question: Buy a Zeiss Conquest 8x32 or x42 HD.
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    My Thoughts on the Nikon E 10 x 35.

    Very nice, I've always been interested in those...
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    Zeiss SFL - focus wheel

    Mine are excellent, fast and excellent. Not stiff at all, and consistent.
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    Zeiss SFL 8x30?

    I should also add, this would be the perfect opportunity for Zeiss to not use the "Designed by Zeiss" moniker and also put the old "Z" logo on the outbound hinge cap...:)
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    Zeiss SFL 8x30?

    I found it telling that when I bought my 7x42 UVHD+s from the Bellevue Leica store a couple years ago, their other set was manufactured in 2015....
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    Zeiss SFL 8x30?

    I couldn't agree more on Chablis - love that stuff!!!
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    My video review of Zeiss SFL 8x40

    Doesn't that just say it all? Maybe we should all just stop...
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    Yet another review of the 8x40 SFL

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    Zeiss SFL 8x30?

    One other note - I just realized that I have been actually often gripping the 8x40s the way I was describing for the 8x30 above... Another pre-drop frenzy begins!!!
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    Zeiss SFL 8x30?

    Just making pretend with my 8x40 SFLs, looks like index finger focus, with pointer either on the focuser also or resting on the front bridge, will be how these work. And I have small hands. I think this was a pretty brilliant stroke by Zeiss - going "between" typical sizes - but delivering at...