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Forum: Kowa Sunday 15th April 2018, 02:44
Replies: 2
Views: 149
Posted By JerryLogan
Would something like this work for your...

Would something like this work for your eyepiece?
http://www.fieldopticsresearch.com/shop/EyeShield-Winged-Eye-Cups.htm

Best,
Jerry
Forum: Canon Monday 26th February 2018, 21:05
Replies: 9
Views: 809
Posted By JerryLogan
Thank you for the experience grounded advice. ...

Thank you for the experience grounded advice. Can you mention a brand name for the Russian 20x50 or 25x55? I’ve seen some fine Russian optics but there’s also a sea of mediocrity and it’s hard to...
Forum: Canon Monday 26th February 2018, 19:23
Replies: 9
Views: 809
Posted By JerryLogan
Thanks so much for the nice report! I’ve been...

Thanks so much for the nice report! I’ve been tempted to add a brother for my 10x42L but lock up deciding between the 18x or 15x models. Have you had a chance to compare these two?

Thanks again and...
Forum: Swarovski Monday 26th February 2018, 18:46
Replies: 10
Views: 616
Posted By JerryLogan
Looking at the owners manual for the CT101 -...

Looking at the owners manual for the CT101 - there is an illustration for removing the limit stop and extracting the center column. It shows the stop unscrewing but perhaps opposite of the expected...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 4th February 2018, 00:07
Replies: 3,545
Views: 1,100,574
Posted By JerryLogan
Midway has posted some nice looking demo scopes...

Midway has posted some nice looking demo scopes and binoculars from Swarvoski.

Best,
Jerry
Forum: Swarovski Thursday 25th January 2018, 19:22
Replies: 1
Views: 456
Posted By JerryLogan
Hello Roger, I think if you PM proudpapa56 here...

Hello Roger,

I think if you PM proudpapa56 here at the forum you’ll get the right answer. He’s a fully authorized Swarovski dealer in the US and very helpful whether or not a sale is...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Thursday 25th January 2018, 19:07
Replies: 137
Views: 15,980
Posted By JerryLogan
Thank you Henning. It is sturdy and surprisingly...

Thank you Henning. It is sturdy and surprisingly light at the same time due to the video cage equipment.

The central mount is a little different than yours. The video people use NATO rails for...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Thursday 25th January 2018, 15:55
Replies: 137
Views: 15,980
Posted By JerryLogan
Henning, Here is a quick photo. Equipment is...

Henning,

Here is a quick photo. Equipment is basically a mashup of video rig hardware. A cheese bar between two handles with sight mounted on plate. Plate (sight) moves left-right, up-down on the...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Wednesday 24th January 2018, 18:55
Replies: 137
Views: 15,980
Posted By JerryLogan
Hello Henning, I will try to photo and post...

Hello Henning,

I will try to photo and post tonight. But I am also eager to see if I can overcome 30 years of putting the dot precisely on the target. I definitely qualify as an “old dog”.

Very...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Wednesday 24th January 2018, 16:53
Replies: 137
Views: 15,980
Posted By JerryLogan
Smile Yes, that is very interesting!!! My background...

Yes, that is very interesting!!!

My background includes rifle sighting so I’ve been more oriented toward getting the dot to the center of the view rather than parallel to the center of the view...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Wednesday 24th January 2018, 15:18
Replies: 137
Views: 15,980
Posted By JerryLogan
Very interesting design. With the red dot side...

Very interesting design. With the red dot side mounted are you able to overcome the parallax problem at all? If so, what happens when you shift from 75 yards to 400 yards focus? Do you need to...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 19th January 2018, 14:33
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By JerryLogan
As per Catnip, plus: Robin Scagell - Stargazing...

As per Catnip, plus:

Robin Scagell - Stargazing with Binoculars
Craig Crossen - Binocular Astronomy

Best,
Jerry
Forum: Kowa Saturday 13th January 2018, 19:21
Replies: 9
Views: 912
Posted By JerryLogan
Looking forward to your SHOT report! Best, Jerry

Looking forward to your SHOT report!

Best,
Jerry
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 11th January 2018, 19:08
Replies: 7
Views: 921
Posted By JerryLogan
Have you seen this thread on...

Have you seen this thread on CN?

https://www.cloudynights.com/topic/536652-home-built-nikon-2x54-widefield-binos/
Forum: Binoculars Monday 8th January 2018, 17:04
Replies: 100
Views: 5,446
Posted By JerryLogan
Bill, As I look closely at this it appears that...

Bill,

As I look closely at this it appears that Iíve just managed to turn down the eyecups. But, I had to take them off first before they could be rolled into position then remounted on the...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 7th January 2018, 23:22
Replies: 100
Views: 5,446
Posted By JerryLogan
Iíll give the photo a try and post tomorrow. It...

Iíll give the photo a try and post tomorrow. It did restore the full field for me so thereís hope for some but, of course, YMMV. A good way to test if itís going to work for you is to just pop the...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 7th January 2018, 16:35
Replies: 100
Views: 5,446
Posted By JerryLogan
Patudo, I finally reached the point where...

Patudo,

I finally reached the point where eyeglasses were necessary and was nearly crushed to find my EII FOV sharply reduced. The good news is that after 15 minutes of fiddling my old view was...
Forum: Kowa Saturday 6th January 2018, 16:42
Replies: 7
Views: 941
Posted By JerryLogan
Smile It didn’t trouble me when I read the same card....

It didn’t trouble me when I read the same card. Realistically, in the modern economy, what company is going to legally obligate itself to manufacture replacement parts for something they quit making...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 29th December 2017, 17:12
Replies: 3,545
Views: 1,100,574
Posted By JerryLogan
Speaking of Meopta

Cabelas is rerunning itís sale prices on the new model rebranded Meostars.
$675 for the 8x32.
Forum: Binoculars Friday 29th December 2017, 17:04
Replies: 3,545
Views: 1,100,574
Posted By JerryLogan
Agree that getting a real bargain out of OP can...

Agree that getting a real bargain out of OP can take work and attention. OTOH, it is possible and OP declares on its Demo Product Policy page that ďMost DEMO items listed on our site are factory...
Forum: Kowa Thursday 28th December 2017, 19:52
Replies: 7
Views: 1,179
Posted By JerryLogan
Which astro adapter are you using? The grub screw...

Which astro adapter are you using? The grub screw version is a little shorter than the full set screw verson. This allows the end of the eyepiece to sink further into the scope body. Getting the...
Forum: Kowa Wednesday 27th December 2017, 16:17
Replies: 7
Views: 1,179
Posted By JerryLogan
Yes, 500mm F5.6, so 35x for the 14 and 25x for...

Yes, 500mm F5.6, so 35x for the 14 and 25x for the 20.

Best,
Jerry
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 26th December 2017, 23:31
Replies: 3,545
Views: 1,100,574
Posted By JerryLogan
Itís not too much for me! Iíve gotten some great...

Itís not too much for me! Iíve gotten some great buys thanks to Bruce. He puts up sales from lots of places. Optics Planet happens to run a lot of discounts and I appreciate Bruce keeping an eye on...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 21st December 2017, 14:22
Replies: 31
Views: 2,406
Posted By JerryLogan
I generally agree with your sentiment. But in...

I generally agree with your sentiment. But in this case, as Dennis has pointed out, the $1200 binocular is not the $675 binocular. The eBay seller offered a brand new copy of the older CL Companion...
Forum: California Saturday 18th November 2017, 23:13
Replies: 5
Views: 1,189
Posted By JerryLogan
Hello and Welcome! There is plenty to see in the...

Hello and Welcome!

There is plenty to see in the Bay Area (as SF region is known to locals) even in January. As a preliminary question, can you advise what type of equipment will you be bringing?

I...
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