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Forum: Binoculars Today, 03:09
Replies: 60
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Posted By ceasar
Do you mean the Carl Zeiss Design Collection...

Do you mean the Carl Zeiss Design Collection 7x45B T* for the 1st one? It had 45mm objectives and angled eye...
Forum: Nikon Today, 00:16
Replies: 23
Views: 546
Posted By ceasar
Hi GG! I'm glad you have the book. It's not a...

Hi GG!

I'm glad you have the book. It's not a big book and should be easy to carry around during fall migration. Then you could look through it when you are taking a break. ;) and check out the...
Forum: Nikon Yesterday, 23:36
Replies: 23
Views: 546
Posted By ceasar
GG I recommend that you get Jerry Liguori's...

GG

I recommend that you get Jerry Liguori's book," HAWKS at a distance: Identification of Migrant Raptors."

Read the forward by Pete Dunne. Then go to the introduction to familiarize yourself...
Forum: Nikon Yesterday, 14:22
Replies: 23
Views: 546
Posted By ceasar
OK Dennis, I will concede that you could have...

OK Dennis,

I will concede that you could have worded your original statement in Post#11 a little better.;)

Bob
Forum: Nikon Yesterday, 03:17
Replies: 23
Views: 546
Posted By ceasar
Dennis, We see what we see. You see what you...

Dennis,

We see what we see. You see what you see.

Why you you keep insisting every time the problem of CA in a binocular comes up that there is something wrong with the vision of people who are...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 02:54
Replies: 5
Views: 181
Posted By ceasar
Cooper's Hawk. There has been a very large...

Cooper's Hawk.

There has been a very large population of squirrels in New England this fall and it may explain why we have seen many photographs of large accipters from there...
Forum: Nikon Monday 17th September 2018, 14:52
Replies: 23
Views: 546
Posted By ceasar
Chuck, "Premier" is the new name that Nikon gave...

Chuck,

"Premier" is the new name that Nikon gave to their old 8x32, 8x42 and 10x42 HGL/LXLs after they introduced the EDGs. They discontinued the 10x32 model at that time and continued to sell the...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 17th September 2018, 05:04
Replies: 60
Views: 2,325
Posted By ceasar
All you have to remember about the double hinged...

All you have to remember about the double hinged EDG I is do not buy one!. The EDG I was the the first edition and had double hinges and was replaced with the single hinged EDG II. (Its optics were...
Forum: Nikon Sunday 16th September 2018, 23:32
Replies: 195
Views: 10,923
Posted By ceasar
Are you talking about Swarovsk's new and more...

Are you talking about Swarovsk's new and more expensive CL Companion 8x30 B: https://www.swarovskioptik.com/birding/cl-companion-c21010504/cl-companion-8x30-green-p5418295 or their older less...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 16th September 2018, 23:07
Replies: 60
Views: 2,325
Posted By ceasar
It is a real problem finding one of these older...

It is a real problem finding one of these older Alpha 7x42s for sale.

Once the announcement came from the manufacturer that they were being discontinued they disappeared from the market very...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 16th September 2018, 17:44
Replies: 60
Views: 2,325
Posted By ceasar
Maico, Thank you very much for the translation...

Maico,

Thank you very much for the translation of Gijs reviews of the 7x42s. I will read it with great interest, as I am sure many other 7x42 fans will.:t:

I have the SLC and the Victory.

Bob
Forum: Leica Sunday 16th September 2018, 05:12
Replies: 14
Views: 379
Posted By ceasar
Allbinos should have defined them. Then they...

Allbinos should have defined them. Then they would have had something specific to criticize.

Anyway binoculars have had all those innovations you mention like sharp edges, flat fields and big...
Forum: Leica Saturday 15th September 2018, 23:49
Replies: 14
Views: 379
Posted By ceasar
If Allbinos wants more "innovative optical...

If Allbinos wants more "innovative optical solutions" I think that they would do well to first define the problems they want solved.
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 15th September 2018, 23:19
Replies: 60
Views: 2,325
Posted By ceasar
Hi Chuck, Well one can't argue with personal...

Hi Chuck,

Well one can't argue with personal satisfaction and I won't try.

The T4 also doesn't try to do more than a small 8x42 was designed to do either but they are designed differently than...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 15th September 2018, 12:14
Replies: 9
Views: 313
Posted By ceasar
Juvenile Cooper's Hawks: Juvenile light gray...

Juvenile Cooper's Hawks: Juvenile light gray iris on 1st hawk and juvenile chest markings on both. In the 3 flight pictures the large head projects well in front of the wings.
Forum: Binoculars Friday 14th September 2018, 20:35
Replies: 60
Views: 2,325
Posted By ceasar
Thank you Gijs, I look forward to reading your...

Thank you Gijs,

I look forward to reading your reviews (in English of course.)

I have explored your web site and it is very professional in its set up. I would very much like to visit your House...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 14th September 2018, 14:09
Replies: 60
Views: 2,325
Posted By ceasar
Chuck, I made the comment in the "quote" below ...

Chuck, I made the comment in the "quote" below in Post #23 and I have added herein the 2 clarifying paragraphs below it.

"Opticron is not trying to do more with this binocular than a small 24...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 14th September 2018, 06:28
Replies: 60
Views: 2,325
Posted By ceasar
The Opticron 7x42 Discovery WP PC is well worth...

The Opticron 7x42 Discovery WP PC is well worth its very reasonable price of $285.00.

Opticron is not trying to do more with this binocular than a small 24 ounce 7x42 is capable of doing. They...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 13th September 2018, 17:39
Replies: 81
Views: 2,668
Posted By ceasar
:t: to that! Bob

:t: to that!

Bob
Forum: Leica Thursday 13th September 2018, 15:55
Replies: 51
Views: 2,643
Posted By ceasar
:h?: I remember reading somewhere here in our...

:h?:

I remember reading somewhere here in our Binocular Forum that some people had Blackline Binoculars that had "Made in Portugal" printed on them and other's had Blacklines with "Made in Germany"...
Forum: Leica Thursday 13th September 2018, 13:31
Replies: 51
Views: 2,643
Posted By ceasar
The original Leica Trinovid BN which was...

The original Leica Trinovid BN which was introduced in September 2000 says "MADE IN GERMANY" on the front of the left eye cup. I have a 7x42 Trinovid...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 12th September 2018, 22:14
Replies: 6
Views: 255
Posted By ceasar
I'll go along with Goshawk. It has juvenile...

I'll go along with Goshawk. It has juvenile markings. That is a big bird perched on that bird house. Tarsi look like they are thicker than Coopers. OP estimates it to be as big as a RTH. Better...
Forum: Swarovski Wednesday 12th September 2018, 14:48
Replies: 412
Views: 60,117
Posted By ceasar
I don't think that switching to a 10x30 will help...

I don't think that switching to a 10x30 will help you as much as switching to an 8 power binocular will.

Keep your 10x42 SLC and get the Swarovski CL Companion 8x30 B instead of another 10 power...
Forum: Leica Wednesday 12th September 2018, 14:34
Replies: 51
Views: 2,643
Posted By ceasar
Leica is still making the Blackline and...

Leica is still making the Blackline and Silverline binoculars.

My 8x42 ULTRAVID Blackline was made in Portugal. I bought it in 2014. Do you know where they are being made now?

BOB
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 10th September 2018, 13:39
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By ceasar
There also is an easy identification mark if you...

There also is an easy identification mark if you see one soaring. They have dark colored patagial markings (brown to black) along the front edge of their under-wings. See the 1st page of the link...
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