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Forum: Leica Friday 27th April 2018, 13:40
Replies: 56
Views: 2,452
Posted By Maljunulo
I'm sure what you say is absolutely correct, but...

I'm sure what you say is absolutely correct, but it still amazes me.
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 26th April 2018, 15:29
Replies: 75
Views: 1,933
Posted By Maljunulo
I for one, am very excited for you after reading...

I for one, am very excited for you after reading the whole saga of your exploration of these marvelous instruments.

I very much look forward to reading your reactions to having your very own alpha...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 25th April 2018, 23:22
Replies: 21
Views: 645
Posted By Maljunulo
I would have to live with both before I could...

I would have to live with both before I could choose which one to keep.

I have said many times that "I have never wished for a smaller image" but that first view was astonishing, especially after...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 25th April 2018, 18:08
Replies: 21
Views: 645
Posted By Maljunulo
If I were to buy an 8X32 binocular it would...

If I were to buy an 8X32 binocular it would without question be the EL SV. The only view I have ever had through this binocular was absolutely stunning, as if there were no binocular there.

My...
Forum: Leica Tuesday 24th April 2018, 20:37
Replies: 56
Views: 2,452
Posted By Maljunulo
I am constantly astonished at how far away I can...

I am constantly astonished at how far away I can identify birds I know with my EL SV 10X42. An uncommon gull that I had never seen before, probably not so much.

There is such an incredible amount of...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 24th April 2018, 18:33
Replies: 7
Views: 382
Posted By Maljunulo
The Fujinon 16X70 are very good if you don't have...

The Fujinon 16X70 are very good if you don't have a big or a wide nose.
Forum: Leica Tuesday 24th April 2018, 15:56
Replies: 56
Views: 2,452
Posted By Maljunulo
Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: Leica Tuesday 24th April 2018, 00:21
Replies: 56
Views: 2,452
Posted By Maljunulo
Has a lot of what?

Has a lot of what?
Forum: Leica Monday 23rd April 2018, 15:57
Replies: 56
Views: 2,452
Posted By Maljunulo
It means "disrespected" which is used as a verb,...

It means "disrespected" which is used as a verb, which I'm not at all sure it is.

I think it may be an adjective, though.
Forum: Leica Monday 23rd April 2018, 01:24
Replies: 56
Views: 2,452
Posted By Maljunulo
I think that it is logical to postulate that if...

I think that it is logical to postulate that if all the rays don't come to the same point of focus, you are looking at a degraded image.

Whether or not you perceive it as such is a whole different...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 22nd April 2018, 23:24
Replies: 42
Views: 983
Posted By Maljunulo
Welcome aboard.

Welcome aboard.
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 21st April 2018, 15:00
Replies: 42
Views: 983
Posted By Maljunulo
Bingo! It might turn out to be not such a good...

Bingo!

It might turn out to be not such a good way to save a few dollars.

Not likely with Swarovski, but things happen.

Oh, and Happy Birthday!!
Forum: Binoculars Friday 6th April 2018, 18:32
Replies: 15
Views: 946
Posted By Maljunulo
Are we discussing the glasses which many claim...

Are we discussing the glasses which many claim are "almost a good as the alphas at a fraction of the price"?

It doesn't sound quite that way to me. I'll keep my Swarovskis under my jacket to avoid...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 2nd April 2018, 02:21
Replies: 144
Views: 8,024
Posted By Maljunulo
I'm getting confused. Did she or did she not...

I'm getting confused.

Did she or did she not order Zeiss SF?

If yes, did she get them yet?

If yes, what was her impression of them?
Forum: Binoculars Friday 30th March 2018, 00:16
Replies: 10
Views: 463
Posted By Maljunulo
Monarch 7?

Monarch 7?
Forum: Leica Thursday 29th March 2018, 17:46
Replies: 43
Views: 3,140
Posted By Maljunulo
We can do that here too, but I don't think I...

We can do that here too, but I don't think I would. |:d|
Forum: Leica Thursday 29th March 2018, 00:35
Replies: 43
Views: 3,140
Posted By Maljunulo
I don't know about Holland, but you would have...

I don't know about Holland, but you would have trouble finding a decent used car here for the price of one of the big three binoculars.
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 28th March 2018, 19:28
Replies: 24
Views: 888
Posted By Maljunulo
I learned that the hard way.|:(|

I learned that the hard way.|:(|
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 28th March 2018, 18:52
Replies: 24
Views: 888
Posted By Maljunulo
I would avoid Steiner, but that's just me. I had...

I would avoid Steiner, but that's just me.

I had a pair of Steiner 15X80, and optically they weren't bad, but mechanically they were junk.
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 24th March 2018, 14:24
Replies: 164
Views: 6,908
Posted By Maljunulo
The first time I looked through an 8X32 EL SV, I...

The first time I looked through an 8X32 EL SV, I was absolutely stunned by the view.

However, I cling stubbornly to my 10X42 EL SV, but if I were starting over I might choose differently.
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 21st March 2018, 22:51
Replies: 58
Views: 2,110
Posted By Maljunulo
I was once not very kindly urged to not post any...

I was once not very kindly urged to not post any more because I suggested that there were too many sensitive "snowflakes" here.

A nice member PM'd me and encouraged me to ignore the suggestion...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 20th March 2018, 17:46
Replies: 37
Views: 1,069
Posted By Maljunulo
At the risk of being labeled an insufferable...

At the risk of being labeled an insufferable snob, the problem with cheap optics is that they are.
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 18th March 2018, 17:28
Replies: 58
Views: 2,110
Posted By Maljunulo
That's another reason I dumped it. It had ~70K...

That's another reason I dumped it. It had ~70K miles on it, and that's about the time the air-bag suspension starts to get flaky. Big time money to rebuild the suspension. It wasn't worth it to me to...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 18th March 2018, 13:18
Replies: 58
Views: 2,110
Posted By Maljunulo
I did the same thing with automobiles. I had one...

I did the same thing with automobiles. I had one of these ....
http://images.nadaguides.com/Models/400x200/2005-Jaguar-XJ-XJ8.jpg

And I got rid of it and now drive one of...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 16th March 2018, 14:34
Replies: 144
Views: 8,024
Posted By Maljunulo
We'll all be waiting to hear how she likes them.

We'll all be waiting to hear how she likes them.
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