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Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 19th March 2019, 06:24
Replies: 25
Views: 990
Posted By Canip
Same here, 7x42 UV HD+ is my most used allround...

Same here, 7x42 UV HD+ is my most used allround binocular.
Canip
Forum: Binoculars Monday 18th March 2019, 17:42
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By Canip
This is Bill at his best. All of his points ar SO...

This is Bill at his best.
All of his points ar SO true!!!

Canip
Forum: Kowa Tuesday 5th March 2019, 17:39
Replies: 3
Views: 451
Posted By Canip
Hi wachipilotes, The smallest of the “Genesis”...

Hi wachipilotes,

The smallest of the “Genesis” models (Kowa’s top line of binoculars) is quite a bit larger than the very small 8×20 pocket binoculars such as the Trinovid or Ultravid, on the other...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 5th March 2019, 06:19
Replies: 14
Views: 646
Posted By Canip
In my view: YES. Canip

In my view: YES.
Canip
Forum: Binoculars Monday 4th March 2019, 21:14
Replies: 14
Views: 646
Posted By Canip
Worse! The Trinovid HD is actually the worst of...

Worse!
The Trinovid HD is actually the worst of all my Leicas when it comes to CA, and I wonder why, since it is said to feature ED glass (or that‘s at least my understanding since I don‘t really...
Forum: Others Monday 4th March 2019, 17:22
Replies: 7
Views: 440
Posted By Canip
Sure !!

Sure !!
Forum: Canon Sunday 3rd March 2019, 07:08
Replies: 4
Views: 562
Posted By Canip
Couldn‘t agree more! Canip

Couldn‘t agree more!
Canip
Forum: Binoculars Friday 1st March 2019, 07:24
Replies: 71
Views: 2,568
Posted By Canip
Good low light performance in my experience is...

Good low light performance in my experience is based on various elements, including

- brightness / transmission
- contrast
- field of view
etc.

In terms of sheer brightness, the HT and the new...
Forum: Others Friday 1st March 2019, 07:02
Replies: 7
Views: 440
Posted By Canip
:t::t::t:

:t::t::t:
Forum: Others Thursday 28th February 2019, 22:08
Replies: 7
Views: 440
Posted By Canip
Thank you for posting a picture of one of my...

Thank you for posting a picture of one of my binoculars, the Kern 8x30 center focus binocular with serial #140642, John!!

:eek!:

This is funny:
you seem to be located in Perth, quite a distance...
Forum: Canon Friday 22nd February 2019, 21:52
Replies: 55
Views: 3,415
Posted By Canip
Thank you for all the hard work, Henry, and for...

Thank you for all the hard work, Henry, and for the good write-up!!!
Your five part review has been a revealing and very interesting read for me.

Canip
Forum: Binoculars Friday 15th February 2019, 06:15
Replies: 37
Views: 2,847
Posted By Canip
Haha, your quote reminds me of a famous...

Haha, your quote reminds me of a famous saying:
„Niveau sieht nur von unten aus wie Arroganz“ (class looks like arrogance only from below)
Ok, my last post on this ... before I also get thrown off ...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 14th February 2019, 21:06
Replies: 37
Views: 2,847
Posted By Canip
Well, Bill, a stroke is an extremely serious...

Well, Bill, a stroke is an extremely serious thing, and I am very sorry to hear that you had to cope with one.
However, today we sure are all happy that you are here among us and as astute, critical,...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 13th February 2019, 21:29
Replies: 37
Views: 2,847
Posted By Canip
„Spert“? Bill, I think the auto-correction...

„Spert“?
Bill, I think the auto-correction feature must be off on your laptop ... ;)
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 13th February 2019, 05:13
Replies: 37
Views: 2,847
Posted By Canip
Point well made, Bill, and well taken! :t: Canip

Point well made, Bill, and well taken!

:t:

Canip
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 12th February 2019, 17:51
Replies: 37
Views: 2,847
Posted By Canip
Being a curmudgeon myself, I have to say that...

Being a curmudgeon myself, I have to say that this was not my point.

If you look at the first post of this thread, I wasn‘t after „sharpness“ (pun not intended ;) ) but instead after „reliable...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 11th February 2019, 22:19
Replies: 37
Views: 2,847
Posted By Canip
Thank you, John!! Canip

Thank you, John!!
Canip
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 6th February 2019, 21:16
Replies: 24
Views: 1,068
Posted By Canip
Thank you for link and info, John (post #12) and...

Thank you for link and info, John (post #12) and Gijs (post #13).
Canip
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 6th February 2019, 08:06
Replies: 24
Views: 1,068
Posted By Canip
Thank you, Gijs. Can you kindly provide the link...

Thank you, Gijs.
Can you kindly provide the link (I found the nice July 2016 comparitive test of the Helia, but not the history)?
Tks Canip
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 5th February 2019, 08:12
Replies: 24
Views: 1,068
Posted By Canip
This is the info I have on the Kahles Helia: „In...

This is the info I have on the Kahles Helia:

„In 2016, Kahles started to sell a new line of binoculars, the Helia series. At first, it consisted of an 8×42 and a 10×42 model, complemented more...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 3rd February 2019, 13:31
Replies: 22
Views: 1,124
Posted By Canip
Or maybe even before the pound wobbles (just...

Or maybe even before the pound wobbles (just ordered another bino from UK dealer First Light Optics - as a pessimist, I believe prices will always go up, never down, come Brexit or Brexink) :eek!:
Forum: Nikon Sunday 3rd February 2019, 13:23
Replies: 12
Views: 674
Posted By Canip
Tom (post #3), You are asking about the 7x vs...

Tom (post #3),

You are asking about the 7x vs 8x.
Patudo (post #8) mentions an interesting aspect in this respect: brightness.

I have not directly compared the 7x to the 8x, but, as mentioned, I...
Forum: Nikon Saturday 2nd February 2019, 19:26
Replies: 12
Views: 674
Posted By Canip
The 42 EDGs - 7x, 8x or 10x - can safely be...

The 42 EDGs - 7x, 8x or 10x - can safely be called „premium material“ in my view.

Here is a brief „armchair response“ (meaning as lazy as can be) to an armchair query ;)

In 2015, I did a...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 1st February 2019, 07:40
Replies: 16
Views: 1,175
Posted By Canip
Thank you, Chuck, interesting read!! Canip

Thank you, Chuck, interesting read!!
Canip
Forum: Canon Tuesday 22nd January 2019, 21:25
Replies: 76
Views: 8,016
Posted By Canip
Henry, as mentioned before, I am looking forward...

Henry,
as mentioned before, I am looking forward to your in-depth review of the CA issue.
Many users, myself included (and e.g. this...
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