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Forum: Nikon Wednesday 7th August 2013, 07:24
Replies: 28
Views: 13,204
Posted By cappi
A while back I had been looking for a pair of the...

A while back I had been looking for a pair of the elusive Nikon 8x30 EII binoculars with the GREEN coatings on the lenses. Recently there has been quite a few Nikon 8x30 EII bins on the internet...
Forum: Bushnell - Bausch & Lomb Tuesday 14th February 2012, 02:48
Replies: 49
Views: 37,681
Posted By cappi
Bushnell 7x26 Elite Custom vs Elite e2 Custom

Without the original box how can you tell if the binocular is a 7x26 Elite Custom or the later 7x26 Elite e2 Custom?
Forum: Binoculars Friday 27th January 2012, 21:01
Replies: 16
Views: 3,002
Posted By cappi
My eye docter measured my IPD at 62MM . When I...

My eye docter measured my IPD at 62MM . When I use a ruler on the binoculars and deviate several MMs from 62 I seem to notice a decrease in the DEPTH of field of my porro bins. Any one else...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 27th January 2012, 20:53
Replies: 29
Views: 5,918
Posted By cappi
ED glass usage in PORROS

Aside from the Swift 804, 820 etc. series of bins are there other manufacturers using the ED glass in there PORRO binoculars ?
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 17th January 2012, 05:12
Replies: 10
Views: 6,494
Posted By cappi
Frank, Any luck receiving the Vixen 8x32 Geo...

Frank,
Any luck receiving the Vixen 8x32 Geo bins you were expecting? I am hoping that there PFM ( Perfect Full Multicoatings) are not just advertising hype. With current limited porro research...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 15th January 2012, 03:09
Replies: 14
Views: 3,580
Posted By cappi
Ok I get it with regards to the nitrogen vs argon...

Ok I get it with regards to the nitrogen vs argon issue. But still unclear as to if the INTERNAL glass surfaces are multicoated. Its the air to glass issue. If nitrogen or argon filled, then NO AIR...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 14th January 2012, 17:49
Replies: 14
Views: 3,580
Posted By cappi
clarification needed nitrogen filled and air to glass surfaces

If a manufacturer states that his binoculars are nitrogen filled and then goes on to state that all AIR to GLASS surfaces are multicoated, does that mean that only the front outer surface of the...
Forum: Pentax Saturday 14th January 2012, 13:25
Replies: 0
Views: 5,606
Posted By cappi
PCF WP 8x40 differences to PCF WPII

How is the PCF WP different from the PCF WPII ?
Forum: Binoculars Monday 9th January 2012, 16:49
Replies: 11,696
Views: 442,443
Posted By cappi
Zen ray Giveaway

My way or your way
the best way
to make your day
Is with Zen Ray
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 21st December 2011, 20:24
Replies: 6
Views: 4,559
Posted By cappi
Gentlemen, I cant thank you enough for sharing...

Gentlemen, I cant thank you enough for sharing with me the wealth of information you have accumulated thru your years of experience. This info will most likely keep me using the porros for hopefully...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 21st December 2011, 14:48
Replies: 6
Views: 4,559
Posted By cappi
Depth of Field Porro vs Roof prism

Call me a sweet old fashioned guy but for 50 years i have owned only porro prism binoculars. My reasons were the price and very importantly the better ( to my eye ) depth of field. Researching the...
Forum: Bushnell - Bausch & Lomb Wednesday 30th November 2011, 15:29
Replies: 44
Views: 23,895
Posted By cappi
collecting Bushnell/ Bausch lomb binoculars

Is there any information out there as the the serial numbers/dates of manufacture of Bushnell binoculars ? Would be a useful tool for distinguishing the level of coatings, ie. coated, fully, multi,...
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