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Forum: Hawke Optics Wednesday 17th January 2018, 20:28
Replies: 10
Views: 1,317
Posted By Veracocha
Don't be, they really are superb. The Sapphire to...

Don't be, they really are superb. The Sapphire to me offered a really crisp image but seemed colder, less colourful than the Frontiers. It's just a personal preference I have.
Forum: Hawke Optics Wednesday 17th January 2018, 19:40
Replies: 10
Views: 1,317
Posted By Veracocha
I returned to the Frontiers after owning two...

I returned to the Frontiers after owning two pairs of Sapphires. Although a step down in perceived spec on the Sapphires I prefer the warmer image I get in the Frontiers. But having owned now 14...
Forum: Hawke Optics Tuesday 16th January 2018, 20:32
Replies: 10
Views: 1,317
Posted By Veracocha
I'm sure you will be delighted, Had a few pairs...

I'm sure you will be delighted, Had a few pairs myself and found them to be incredible value for money.
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 26th September 2017, 18:47
Replies: 3
Views: 2,041
Posted By Veracocha
I agree. Try as I might to want to believe my...

I agree. Try as I might to want to believe my Sapphires were a step up from my Frontiers I have gone back to the Frontiers where I think the image is slightly warmer. As for the eyecups, that is a...
Forum: Worcestershire Thursday 1st June 2017, 20:19
Replies: 36,259
Views: 7,593,652
Posted By Veracocha
Just brilliant :clap:

Just brilliant :clap:
Forum: Worcestershire Wednesday 31st May 2017, 20:33
Replies: 36,259
Views: 7,593,652
Posted By Veracocha
It's a possibility, thanks again.

It's a possibility, thanks again.
Forum: Worcestershire Wednesday 31st May 2017, 20:21
Replies: 36,259
Views: 7,593,652
Posted By Veracocha
Another question. Is it not possible do...

Another question. Is it not possible do "dispatch" the gulls from a distance rather than let them perish slowly?
Forum: Worcestershire Wednesday 31st May 2017, 19:03
Replies: 36,259
Views: 7,593,652
Posted By Veracocha
Thanks for that. I may pop down tomorrow for a...

Thanks for that. I may pop down tomorrow for a look around and remind myself what a great place it is.
Forum: Worcestershire Wednesday 31st May 2017, 18:52
Replies: 36,259
Views: 7,593,652
Posted By Veracocha
I have no opinion either way re the trapped gulls...

I have no opinion either way re the trapped gulls but I do have a question. Will the carcass's attract more attention (unwanted) that could have a detrimental effect on the birds that you are hoping...
Forum: Hawke Optics Thursday 12th January 2017, 10:38
Replies: 4
Views: 12,064
Posted By Veracocha
Overall around twelve Frontiers of all ED...

Overall around twelve Frontiers of all ED models/sizes ( a lot of people have benefited from my one in one out policy) :)

Ergonomically I prefer the open hinge and the extra weight for sure but...
Forum: Hawke Optics Wednesday 11th January 2017, 19:23
Replies: 4
Views: 12,064
Posted By Veracocha
Frontiers again

For the first time in 20 years I talked the wife into coming with me on my annual trip to the Solway Firth. Last week I set off to Sherwoods to get her some decent bins for the trip and surprised...
Forum: Hawke Optics Friday 11th March 2016, 10:50
Replies: 19
Views: 11,476
Posted By Veracocha
These Sapphires are my 11th pair of bino's from...

These Sapphires are my 11th pair of bino's from Hawke and I have not been able to fault a single one. In fact, all were to coin your phrase SC "cherries".
Forum: Hawke Optics Thursday 10th March 2016, 19:18
Replies: 19
Views: 11,476
Posted By Veracocha
I am sure Hawke will go out of their way to...

I am sure Hawke will go out of their way to provide you with a pair that you ate satisfied with; that is their usual MO. Personally, my new Sapphires could have arrived battle scarred and I would...
Forum: Hawke Optics Tuesday 2nd February 2016, 17:12
Replies: 9
Views: 6,132
Posted By Veracocha
Good result

Good result
Forum: Hawke Optics Monday 21st December 2015, 20:47
Replies: 9
Views: 6,132
Posted By Veracocha
My current frontiers are my 10th pair and...

My current frontiers are my 10th pair and purchased pre-owned without the covers. My reliance upon Hawke's goodwill been down to my own carelessness whenever I used them. All of my MK1's all had the...
Forum: Hawke Optics Friday 11th December 2015, 09:23
Replies: 9
Views: 6,132
Posted By Veracocha
Hawke Service. Outstanding.

Once again the after-sales service at Hawke is outstanding. I lost both front eye covers and the strap for my frontiers and Hawke kindly sent be both within 24-hours. A truly exceptional company to...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 20th September 2015, 19:56
Replies: 17
Views: 2,015
Posted By Veracocha
And so did I reading your post. Thanks for...

And so did I reading your post. Thanks for sharing Clive. :-O
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 2nd November 2014, 17:52
Replies: 1,920
Views: 39,499
Posted By Veracocha
Finally on the mend.

Finally on the mend.
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 9th July 2014, 19:22
Replies: 1,794
Views: 28,372
Posted By Veracocha
First timer here

First timer here
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 18th June 2013, 17:30
Replies: 28
Views: 5,992
Posted By Veracocha
Agreed. And I have a brand new pair that I am...

Agreed. And I have a brand new pair that I am letting go at a very reasonable 170 if the OP is interested.
Forum: Hawke Optics Sunday 2nd June 2013, 19:26
Replies: 6
Views: 13,489
Posted By Veracocha
Interesting stuff. As some may know I love all my...

Interesting stuff. As some may know I love all my Frontiers and don't see much point in changing. However, yesterday my new Pro-Stalk ED's arrived and ten minutes into my woodland session I noticed...
Forum: Hawke Optics Tuesday 28th May 2013, 17:56
Replies: 0
Views: 7,365
Posted By Veracocha
Deben/Hawke- more appreciation.

Lost my hard case for my bins so emailed Deben to ask for the cost of a replacement. Less than 24 hours later they informed me that a new case was on it's way to me free of charge. Thank you Deben,...
Forum: Worcestershire Thursday 4th April 2013, 21:11
Replies: 57
Views: 11,229
Posted By Veracocha
For the last three years I have been viewing a...

For the last three years I have been viewing a Water Rail on the sluice/ramp to the old Rover works. Very close to the railings at the very bottom of the sluice.
Forum: Hawke Optics Thursday 28th March 2013, 18:46
Replies: 10
Views: 15,531
Posted By Veracocha
Excellent write up.

Excellent write up.
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 3rd February 2013, 15:33
Replies: 1,577
Views: 423,775
Posted By Veracocha
I do, I rate them very highly.

I do, I rate them very highly.
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