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    dries1 replied to the thread Alpha binoculars.
    Perhaps I should have used a better description as the large numbers of individuals around the world that use optics.
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    dries1 reacted to wdc's post in the thread Alpha binoculars with Like Like.
    I voted for the SF's, because I use them more often (the 8x32 & 8x42) than the Noctivid and the El. In Summer with foliage abundant, the...
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    dries1 replied to the thread Alpha binoculars.
    4 the birds1, I would not get all bent about this poll. It is obvious that you enjoy your Canons, and that is great, however what I have...
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    dries1 reacted to AGPank's post in the thread Alpha binoculars with Like Like.
    New to my Noctivids, but it’s my favorite to date. I’ve owned Meopta HD, EL SV, FL, SLC, Ultravid HD, and 2012-2015 Trinovid. I wish...
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    dries1 replied to the thread Nobilem Super.
    Thanks Henry, - wow that is quite a charge, 40%. Thanks for the pricing history, just gives you an idea what the $$ could buy then...
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    Well Tim, Perhaps you need to find another glass.
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    Agree with that statement.
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    The SF is lighter than the NL in all formats, so if weight in this range is important get the SF, it's that simple.
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    A quick search of the net doesn’t show any additional reviews in English of the HC’s - so Fujinon does not seem to be making any effort...
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    dries1 replied to the thread Nobilem Super.
    Jack are you referring to the Docter Nobilem 8X50? if so that is basically the Zeiss Octarem 8X50 made from 85 - 90 as shown below. They...
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    dries1 reacted to Sebzwo's post in the thread Nobilem Super with Like Like.
    Very nice. Thanks for showing it. I like these landmark designs and I like them being valued today as well. Imagine this perfection in 8x60?
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    dries1 replied to the thread Nobilem Super.
    Yes I can imagine having that U-Boat 8X60 with these optics.
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    dries1 replied to the thread Nobilem Super.
    Henry, Just curious did you keep your Octarem?
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    dries1 replied to the thread Nobilem Super.
    Thanks Canip for the APOV info, was looking for it and could not find it. It is a wide glass, much wider than my Octarem 8X50 especially...
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    dries1 reacted to james holdsworth's post in the thread Nobilem Super with Like Like.
    A friend used a 12x50 super exclusively for birding back in the late 80s, a huge chunk of bino but I was very impressed with the view.
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