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Recent content by jfradm

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    Zeiss Victory SF 10x42 vs Swarovski EL 10x42

    Le vieux campeur got the Swarovski and Leica Trinovid as well ;). I went to the Maison de l'astronomie, just a 15 min walk distance to try the Zeiss victory.
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    Zeiss Victory SF 10x42 vs Swarovski EL 10x42

    After trying the Zeiss and the Swarovski, it's finaly ending with the Swarovki. It was difficult to rank them in terms of optical performance except that the swaro were sharper at the edge. What I dislike on the Zeiss was the carrying case. A little bite old fashion. Moerover I found the general...
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    Zeiss Victory SF 10x42 vs Swarovski EL 10x42

    Jan: Thank you for the tip. I’ll go to the view campeur in the coming days. Never imagine that they can have the SV in stock. Good news. Torview : I havent considered the Noctivid just because I think they are une step behind the zeiss and the swaro in terms of optical sharpness/precision...
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    Zeiss Victory SF 10x42 vs Swarovski EL 10x42

    I wish I can try both but as already explained, impossible to put the hands on a swaro EL in Paris....:eek!:
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    Zeiss Victory SF 10x42 vs Swarovski EL 10x42

    Thanks for your answer. Even in Paris, France it is difficult to do that. Impossible to find a local dealer with swarovski EL 10x42. Same time the same answer: it's only on order.... :(
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    Zeiss Victory SF 10x42 vs Swarovski EL 10x42

    Hello folks ! After considering buying compact binoculars to replace my old Leica BCA 10x25, I move forward considering that in low light conditions I will ever be unsatisfied by this kind of bino. Thus, I totally switch my mind to a pair of 10x42 that I don't have for the moment. Considering...
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    CL 10x25 - New version coming soon?

    Dear All, One question for you: Considering the release date of the actuel CL 10x25 version, do you think that there is a chance to have a new version or a new model of swaroski Pocket binoculars coming soon? Jeff
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    Compact binoculars : help me choose

    Dear All, I'm looking for new binoculars to replace my Leica Trinovid 10x25 BCA bought in 1998. There's some fungus Inside and Believe it or not Leica is not able to repair them. That's why I'm back on the market. I am considering only 3 models: - Zeiss Victory Pocket 10x25 - Swarovski CL 10x25...
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