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Recent content by G_Lintz

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    Gitzo GH1720 head disassembly

    I had already looked at an exploded diagram showing all the parts but still cannot figure out how to take apart the 2 parts of the casting so I can regrease the tilt bushings (?) I used some silicon grease for the pan bushings, which seems to work ok.
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    Gitzo GH1720 head disassembly

    Does anyone know how to take this head apart to access the tilt mechanism? Found it simple enough to take apart the pan mechanism to regrease it but the tilt is sticking and not smooth and I can't see an obvious way to disassemble it! Cheers, Gary.
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    A heads-up to Leica Televid-APO 65 /82 owners

    Over the last 4 or so years since I bought my televid 65 scope I have had to have the eyecup replaced 3 times, as the plastic tabs that connect with the indents on the 25-50 zoom eyepiece were loosening then breaking. Today I received another replacement from Leica UK, this is a modified version...
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    Impressive youtube 10x42is video

    This has been an interesting read for me as I've been using the Canon 10 x 42s for a while now and although they're big and clunky I can see much more detail with these than with none stabilised bins ( I also have Nikon EDG and Leica Ultravid, both of these rarely used since I bought the...