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Forum: Others Monday 24th December 2018, 15:59
Replies: 344
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Posted By Nixterdemus
Dang, wish BF would allow longer editing as it...

Dang, wish BF would allow longer editing as it would save another post. In perusing over the 1934 Dumaurier catalogue I note Busch Terlux offerings in 24, 18, 15 & 10x. The 15x, that I own, is listed...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 24th December 2018, 01:06
Replies: 4
Views: 563
Posted By Nixterdemus
- RESEARCH MATERIALS #1 1934 DuMaurier Catalogue...

- RESEARCH MATERIALS #1

1934 DuMaurier Catalogue ( USA ) Full catalogue: 20 scans/ 40 pages Brand(s): DuMaurier, Busch, Lemaire binoculars Contents shown: binoculars,
telescopes, microscopes
No link...
Forum: Others Sunday 23rd December 2018, 00:21
Replies: 10
Views: 986
Posted By Nixterdemus
In this pic I see the silver rings behind the...

In this pic I see the silver rings behind the objective covers.

For whatever that's worth ...

http://thefilmspectrum.com/?p=241

James Bond, along w/gal painted gold, used Mark 37 9x63 in...
Forum: Others Saturday 22nd December 2018, 22:43
Replies: 344
Views: 221,229
Posted By Nixterdemus
Here is an alleged ad from 1908 Sears catalogue....

Here is an alleged ad from 1908 Sears catalogue. One of me favs the Busch Terlux 12x35 of which I own. Not from 1908 more like middle-late 20's. There are two testimonials from 1906 on the Busch...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 24th November 2018, 09:13
Replies: 1,576
Views: 577,745
Posted By Nixterdemus
They're still listed in the catalogue and I'll...

They're still listed in the catalogue and I'll wager they'll be in the 2019 as well. Whilst they cannot be everything unto everyone they still punch well above modest price.

Vive la petit ciel bleu!
Forum: Others Thursday 18th October 2018, 07:32
Replies: 18
Views: 7,304
Posted By Nixterdemus
Their back allbeit 3404 days. Still no mention of...

Their back allbeit 3404 days. Still no mention of PC. I liked the price of $58.62, but the flat-rate shipping of 9.89 sorta soured me on the deal. I wonder where these have been cooling their...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 13th September 2018, 17:27
Replies: 3,746
Views: 1,291,546
Posted By Nixterdemus
I see five scopes, six if you count the one not...

I see five scopes, six if you count the one not reviewed, on that page.
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 12th September 2018, 11:41
Replies: 1,576
Views: 577,745
Posted By Nixterdemus
If you turned the day's date around from 12 to 21...

If you turned the day's date around from 12 to 21 it would mark the seventh year of Frank's thread.

Lest I forget in me auld age, early onset dementia/malaise/doldrums etc. etc,

Happy Premature...
Forum: Others Sunday 9th September 2018, 18:02
Replies: 19
Views: 1,514
Posted By Nixterdemus
13 C-notes for a Royal 9x63 BGA. YIKES! I still...

13 C-notes for a Royal 9x63 BGA. YIKES!

I still find it odd that my Royal BGA 10x45, or the 8x45 for that matter, is rarely listed; save the Outdoor Life 2000 gear test. Occasionally I'll run...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 5th September 2018, 17:42
Replies: 47
Views: 3,612
Posted By Nixterdemus
"Jet.com is an online one-stop variety...

"Jet.com is an online one-stop variety store."

Deals were better before being swallowed by WallyWorld plus there was no tax levied at that time.

Best under an uber-fin eh?

Are you very sensitive...
Forum: Others Tuesday 4th September 2018, 03:19
Replies: 19
Views: 1,514
Posted By Nixterdemus
I have the Royal 10x45 phase coated Abbe-Konig...

I have the Royal 10x45 phase coated Abbe-Konig prisms along w/two focus wheels & rubber style armour/BGA. The rainguard is wonderfull as very pliable. Raised Optolyth on the outside w/Made in Germany...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 3rd September 2018, 18:54
Replies: 3,746
Views: 1,291,546
Posted By Nixterdemus
https://outdoors.natchezss.com/products/optics-bin...

https://outdoors.natchezss.com/products/optics-binoculars-monoculars-minox

62048-MINOX BL HD 8x44mm Black-294.99 -10% +S&H

From Chattanooga, TN S&H sets me back around 15 clams to central Arkansas....
Forum: Vortex Monday 16th July 2018, 16:46
Replies: 45
Views: 6,927
Posted By Nixterdemus
The old 8.5x50 "regular/non-HD" Viper I bought...

The old 8.5x50 "regular/non-HD" Viper I bought are nice even though FOV is tight. Very even field twixt globe effect & pincushion listing ever so slightly to PC. Just noted on a low bright cloudy day...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 14th July 2018, 16:45
Replies: 4
Views: 723
Posted By Nixterdemus
90* x100 2.390,00 EUR incl. 19 % VAT excl....

90* x100

2.390,00 EUR
incl. 19 % VAT excl. shipping costs

if VAT is deducted that would become 1935.9 + shp. I'm clueless on shp - states.
Forum: Zeiss Thursday 12th July 2018, 01:59
Replies: 234
Views: 25,390
Posted By Nixterdemus
Not to compare apples/oranges though a demo B.2...

Not to compare apples/oranges though a demo B.2 9x45 is listed just shy of 1/3 more than a new VP 8x25.

Makes for a very tempting offer indeed. Especially since I'm more in the market for the VP...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 22nd April 2018, 11:42
Replies: 45
Views: 3,304
Posted By Nixterdemus
Nope. No individual bin holds the power of urban...

Nope. No individual bin holds the power of urban legend or possesses the myth of 'the one' that got away unto me. No ghosts of bins that might have been haunt me.

I'm of the believers that 1K &...
Forum: Swift Sunday 22nd April 2018, 11:10
Replies: 36
Views: 4,424
Posted By Nixterdemus
Why was the elkcub thread posted after mine...

Why was the elkcub thread posted after mine hawking a couple of old Swift bins deleted?

ETA:
Thanks Lee. I merely found it a mite odd when the entire thread was deleted, due unto a small offending...
Forum: Swift Saturday 21st April 2018, 15:01
Replies: 36
Views: 4,424
Posted By Nixterdemus
I have a '96 Audubon model 804b(1) H/5...

I have a '96 Audubon model 804b(1) H/5 Multi-Coated 8.5x44. Pleasant wide view w/o overwhelming pincushion. Chromatic aberration is reasonably well controlled from dead center to at least 30% looking...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 20th April 2018, 22:00
Replies: 167
Views: 17,101
Posted By Nixterdemus
Geeze Luise, it's either 8X or 10X. Pick one, the...

Geeze Luise, it's either 8X or 10X. Pick one, the other or the one you do not own. It's only 2X more or less; more or less.

There can be a lot of variables to consider though perhaps the most...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 17th April 2018, 16:54
Replies: 167
Views: 17,101
Posted By Nixterdemus
Here's an example of what one might gain at...

Here's an example of what one might gain at various magnifications.

https://www.opticsreviewer.com/image-files/magnification.jpg

Betwixt the twain I'd prefer closer to the ten. Perhaps an 8.5X...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 8th April 2018, 14:15
Replies: 1,576
Views: 577,745
Posted By Nixterdemus
I enjoy ribbing Frank, perhaps too much, as he's...

I enjoy ribbing Frank, perhaps too much, as he's a good egg. I still remember some that insinuated bins reviewed were cherry picked and/or gifts in exchange for positive review. Some people passed...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Tuesday 3rd April 2018, 14:24
Replies: 20
Views: 2,844
Posted By Nixterdemus
Over time I note the CA is less perceived in the...

Over time I note the CA is less perceived in the old amber coloured mild cataract eye compared to the Tecnis ZA9003 IOL in the cataract surgery dominant eye. The CA doesn't change, but the IOL...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 27th March 2018, 17:00
Replies: 1,576
Views: 577,745
Posted By Nixterdemus
Dang Frank, all this time I figured you were...

Dang Frank, all this time I figured you were whiling away your waning years on a beach somewhere in the Caribbean sipping on a fruity drink out of a coconut shell complimented w/mango wedge &...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Friday 23rd February 2018, 16:52
Replies: 20
Views: 2,844
Posted By Nixterdemus
Thanks Henry for providing an explanation of...

Thanks Henry for providing an explanation of faster scope due to design that includes a lens erector. I always enjoy your posts. Obtaining technical information from Bushnell, other than std specs,...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Friday 23rd February 2018, 12:23
Replies: 20
Views: 2,844
Posted By Nixterdemus
Thanks for the tips & links. I was a little vague...

Thanks for the tips & links. I was a little vague w/"Regardless of aberrations, field curvature &/or soft edges" statement. At that time I was a couple of hours shy of viewing through the LMSS. I...
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