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Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 30th January 2019, 17:27
Replies: 23
Views: 1,530
Posted By Upland
Cameralandny is now selling the GPO Passion ED...

Cameralandny is now selling the GPO Passion ED 8x32 for $312. Well worth paying $12 more than the Costco version.
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 30th January 2019, 17:25
Replies: 3,745
Views: 1,291,299
Posted By Upland
Camera land is selling GPO Passion ED 8x32s for...

Camera land is selling GPO Passion ED 8x32s for $312 and the 10x32 for $320
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 27th January 2019, 05:02
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Posted By Upland
There is a pair of NIB Zeiss Victory T FL 10x32...

There is a pair of NIB Zeiss Victory T FL 10x32 on gunbroker for $1,40O.
Forum: Binoculars Friday 25th January 2019, 19:01
Replies: 23
Views: 1,530
Posted By Upland
https://ourpastimes.com/leica-8x32-ba-vs-8x32-bn-b...

https://ourpastimes.com/leica-8x32-ba-vs-8x32-bn-binoculars-12225736.html
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 24th January 2019, 06:05
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By Upland
Surprised to hear that. The build quality was...

Surprised to hear that. The build quality was excellent but the optics weren’t the greatest. No misalignment but just not the sharpest or brightest. Actually would have kept them if the optics were a...
Forum: Meopta Wednesday 23rd January 2019, 18:24
Replies: 20
Views: 1,064
Posted By Upland
Was hoping it was going to be an improved Meopro...

Was hoping it was going to be an improved Meopro without the glare!
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 23rd January 2019, 17:29
Replies: 3,745
Views: 1,291,299
Posted By Upland
Price just went to $219 on eBay!

Price just went to $219 on eBay!
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 23rd January 2019, 16:55
Replies: 3,745
Views: 1,291,299
Posted By Upland
Bushnell Legend M 10x42 on EBay for $199. That’s...

Bushnell Legend M 10x42 on EBay for $199. That’s the best price I’ve seen on the 10x. Has anyone seen a better price?
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 17th January 2019, 20:19
Replies: 23
Views: 1,530
Posted By Upland
Thanks Lee. Good to know. Not sure why anyone...

Thanks Lee. Good to know. Not sure why anyone would buy the Costco model then as the EDs can commonly be found for not much more.
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 17th January 2019, 06:38
Replies: 23
Views: 1,530
Posted By Upland
Decent binos but flare is a problem. Also hard to...

Decent binos but flare is a problem. Also hard to keep in focus. These observations have been noted by many others. I bought a pair and had the highest hopes for them. Unfortunately they weren’t...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 17th January 2019, 06:34
Replies: 23
Views: 1,530
Posted By Upland
My “guess” is that they actually have the same...

My “guess” is that they actually have the same glass but GPO is doing CMA. Would they really pay to have an entirely separate run for Costco with different glass? I doubt it. I don’t think GPO has...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 15th January 2019, 06:58
Replies: 23
Views: 1,530
Posted By Upland
Leupold Pro Guide 8x32 , $399 at B&H, made in...

Leupold Pro Guide 8x32 , $399 at B&H, made in Japan, lifetime warranty
Meopta Meopro 8x32
Kowa BD XD 8x32hec
GPO Passion ED 8x32, $299 at Costco under model name Spectra

There are others like the...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 14th January 2019, 19:36
Replies: 3,745
Views: 1,291,299
Posted By Upland
I haven’t seen any here in MT although it’s...

I haven’t seen any here in MT although it’s possible some of the larger stores have them. I beleive you can purchase them online as a non member though. Certain items say members only but these do...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 14th January 2019, 06:22
Replies: 26
Views: 1,692
Posted By Upland
I could care less what the description says, just...

I could care less what the description says, just what the optics and build quality are. To each his own.
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 13th January 2019, 19:00
Replies: 27
Views: 1,731
Posted By Upland
I’m extremely sensitive to glare and flare and...

I’m extremely sensitive to glare and flare and have no problems whatsoever with my 8x32 Conquests. I put the extended eyecups on and they fit perfectly in my eye sockets and seal off stray light....
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 13th January 2019, 18:09
Replies: 27
Views: 1,731
Posted By Upland
I think of the Victory of more of a niche glass....

I think of the Victory of more of a niche glass. Probably the best of the pockets but I couldn’t see using them as a primary bino. With the small eyecups and small exit pupil the ease of view for...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 10th January 2019, 14:57
Replies: 3,745
Views: 1,291,299
Posted By Upland
Costco is selling GPO ED series. $299 for 8x32...

Costco is selling GPO ED series. $299 for 8x32 and $329 for 8x42. They call the models Spectra instead of Passion but they look identical. Might be what GPO needs to stay afloat as I don’t get the...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 10th January 2019, 05:09
Replies: 41
Views: 1,921
Posted By Upland
Your choice but both eBay and PayPal have money...

Your choice but both eBay and PayPal have money back guarantees.
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 8th January 2019, 06:05
Replies: 41
Views: 1,921
Posted By Upland
If you buy with PayPal you have a money back...

If you buy with PayPal you have a money back guarantee. They’re new.
Forum: Binoculars Monday 7th January 2019, 19:21
Replies: 41
Views: 1,921
Posted By Upland
https://www.ebay.com/p/Sightron-SII-BL-8X32-Binocu...

https://www.ebay.com/p/Sightron-SII-BL-8X32-Binoculars/112090185?iid=112416762248&chn=ps&ul_ref=https%253A%252F%252Frover.ebay.com%252Frover%252F1%252F711-117182-37290-0%252F2%253Fmpre%253Dhttps%25253...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 5th January 2019, 06:39
Replies: 2
Views: 337
Posted By Upland
Checked out a pair last fall at a raptor fest....

Checked out a pair last fall at a raptor fest. Great optics but the focus wheel was the stiffest I’ve ever encountered. A pair of vice grips would have been appropriate. Probably would have loosened...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 3rd January 2019, 05:14
Replies: 37
Views: 1,622
Posted By Upland
I had a pair and they didnt handle odd angle...

I had a pair and they didnt handle odd angle sunlight or reflected light very well. Not the worst though. That distinction belongs to the Monarch M7 8x30. Having said that, not everyone is sensative...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 3rd January 2019, 03:46
Replies: 37
Views: 1,622
Posted By Upland
The MeoPros are nice. If you buy a pair also...

The MeoPros are nice. If you buy a pair also invest in some welding goggles. The glare might blind you :-O
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 2nd January 2019, 17:06
Replies: 37
Views: 1,622
Posted By Upland
Have owned all except the Vixen. The Toric is a...

Have owned all except the Vixen. The Toric is a whole class above the others and well worth the extra expense since you’re used to high quality optics.
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 2nd January 2019, 03:00
Replies: 10
Views: 454
Posted By Upland
Saw a pair at Cabelas last week. My mom always...

Saw a pair at Cabelas last week. My mom always said "if you can't say anything nice then don't say anything at all". I have nothing to say about the Cronus. :eek!:
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