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Recent content by Waxwingz

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    Are these Zeiss binoculars

    DDR=Deutsche Demokratische Republik
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    Swarovski service experience - part I

    I think there's someone from Zeiss who looks at BF from time to time, or used to at least. :t: There is....
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    Zeiss Rebate Problems - frustrating!

    Thanks Everyone, I have been in touch with Mr Pink to resolve this. Rich Moncrief
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    Terra ED

    TERRA Tripod Adapter The front hinge cover will unscrew, it is not press fit, etc. Apply some pressure with your thumb, etc. and it will unscrew counter clockwise realing the threads in the hinge.
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    New Zeiss Victory SF !!!!!!

    Victory SF Thanks Good morning David, thanks for stopping by our booth at the Mass Audubon event. We had a great time. (I was there also.) Thanks for taking the time to work with them. No nonsense, we only have 3 in the US right now to work with. Sorry if you did not find the brochure...
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    New Zeiss Victory SF !!!!!!

    Fellows, At NDHunter's invitation....magnesium. I will have an 8x and a 10 at the Tucson Adudubon Event this week. Keep Well, Rich
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    New Zeiss Conquest HD 8x32...not very impressive

    Hello Bruce, I will be there, well I am already there! We can certainly take a look at the bino if 270 is in the area and work through this for him.
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    New Zeiss Conquest HD 8x32...not very impressive

    Ruger and Peatmoss, looking into this a bit more, the stylized Z logo has been removed on this model, it was an in-line change as per the new corporate identitity standards, so that is less of a red flag than I suspected. Ruger, still, contact the customer service group as I had mentioned with...
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    New Zeiss Conquest HD 8x32...not very impressive

    Ruger, I work for ZEISS North America, call the customer service department and relay the situation to them. (800-441-3005) The most important thing they need is the serial number of the bino located underneath on the hinge. In this way we can track the history of it, see when and who it was...
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    New Zeiss Victory SF !!!!!!

    Hello Bruce, I will be there representing ZEISS and we should have several to show. Kind Regards, Rich.
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    Cornell Lab Review - Zeiss Did Very Well Here

    http://www.allaboutbirds.org/page.aspx?pid=2674 The Cornell Lab of Ornithology just released their bino review for 2013, Zeiss did very well here. Enjoy!
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    Zeiss Terra ED vs Nikon Monarch 7

    I believe the close focus is 5.25' on the TERRA vs 8' on the Monarch 7?