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Forum: Binoculars Monday 26th February 2018, 19:56
Replies: 7
Views: 939
Posted By gcole
Thanks for the info. Its not the fact that I...

Thanks for the info. Its not the fact that I would not get a warranty, but its the unsafe credit protection safe guards. I have purchased Gray Market before , no problem. Thanks, I will stay away...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 26th February 2018, 19:15
Replies: 7
Views: 939
Posted By gcole
Binocularforsale.com Web Site Legit ?

I came across this website today really good prices on optics, anyone have any purchases from this site ? I am a little hesitate to give Credit Info/no PayPal only credit card .. legit ?, Thanks...
Forum: Opticron Saturday 24th February 2018, 15:19
Replies: 3
Views: 1,158
Posted By gcole
Thanks ..... gwen

Thanks ..... gwen
Forum: Opticron Saturday 24th February 2018, 11:54
Replies: 3
Views: 1,158
Posted By gcole
Pete are these sourced out of Japan like the MM4...

Pete are these sourced out of Japan like the MM4 scopes ?, Thanks .. gwen
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 15th February 2018, 19:11
Replies: 51
Views: 3,084
Posted By gcole
A New Pentax ZD 8x43 ED Binocular Under $500. Shipped.

I started 2018 year with a " New Pentax 8x43 ZD ED binocular " which cost me only $475. shipped from a dealer on Ebay ... I was quite surprised when my not really serious e-snipe bid won the...
Forum: Kowa Thursday 15th February 2018, 12:33
Replies: 4
Views: 1,063
Posted By gcole
Swift 820ED

Manuel ..... I can not respond to your personal message, your file is full so I am breaking in here so you might see my response regarding your question .... I am still a member & they are asking...
Forum: Opticron Wednesday 7th February 2018, 16:05
Replies: 7
Views: 2,437
Posted By gcole
Pete , Do you have any spec's ? .... Eye relief...

Pete , Do you have any spec's ? .... Eye relief or FOV. Thanks , gwen
Forum: Digiscoping Adapters Tuesday 30th January 2018, 13:45
Replies: 0
Views: 862
Posted By gcole
Nikon DSA-N1 With Nikon EDG FieldScope ?

Hi .. I have to replace a cheap, old(Nikon) camera I use only to take pictures of stuff I sell here & on the internet. Since I have never gotten into Digiscoping I am thinking about trying it now...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 29th January 2018, 23:50
Replies: 6
Views: 811
Posted By gcole
What's up with these ? I have noticed these last...

What's up with these ? I have noticed these last couple of months their prices have gone up over 100% in some cases on Ebay & some actually into the $300 range or higher when listed with a Sightron...
Forum: Pentax Saturday 13th January 2018, 18:44
Replies: 23
Views: 4,984
Posted By gcole
That Sucks ! ... I was hoping you would have...

That Sucks ! ... I was hoping you would have received a good unit with a good zoom. Since I am in the states, I choose to keep my PR65 body but sold the zoom for $25 indicating it was as defective...
Forum: Others Friday 29th December 2017, 22:09
Replies: 3
Views: 1,144
Posted By gcole
They arrived today and I had a chance to use...

They arrived today and I had a chance to use these for about 20min. this afternoon. My impression was very positive indeed, inline with the positive reviews I had read on this binocular and more. The...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 28th December 2017, 16:35
Replies: 3,753
Views: 1,299,001
Posted By gcole
Vixen SG 6.5x32 WP ED IF Binocular

Vixen SG 6.5x32 WP ED IF Binocular ... Now discounted to $314. shipped at B & H Photo NY for those who might be interested in this specialty binocular.
Forum: Others Thursday 28th December 2017, 16:27
Replies: 3
Views: 1,144
Posted By gcole
Vixen Astro SG 6.5x32 WP ED IF Binocular

I have been wanting to look thru a pair ever since they came to market. At the price of USA $449. I held off but when I saw today that B & H Photo NY now has them discounted to $314. shipped my Buy...
Forum: Kowa Thursday 28th December 2017, 12:54
Replies: 7
Views: 1,736
Posted By gcole
I am a little confused. The Pentax XW eyepieces...

I am a little confused. The Pentax XW eyepieces will not come to focus when used with the 1.6x extender & with the astro eyepiece adapter ?
How about the Pentax XW eyepieces with astro adapter...
Forum: Kowa Wednesday 27th December 2017, 23:21
Replies: 7
Views: 1,736
Posted By gcole
Bruno , Let us know how well your Pentax XW...

Bruno , Let us know how well your Pentax XW eyepieces perform on your Kowa 883 with your Kowa Astro adapter.
Forum: Pentax Tuesday 5th December 2017, 15:34
Replies: 23
Views: 4,984
Posted By gcole
I would also like to hear your opinion on the...

I would also like to hear your opinion on the Pentax PR 80. Other eyepieces might be a few degrees wider than the Pentax XW eyepieces but its just not about the great view the XW's give. It is also...
Forum: Pentax Monday 4th December 2017, 14:59
Replies: 23
Views: 4,984
Posted By gcole
Hi ... I have the Pentax PR 65. It came with the...

Hi ... I have the Pentax PR 65. It came with the XL 8-24 zoom and I ended up selling it here on the forum because it had issues with specs of dust. I am not a big fan of zooms either. I would have...
Forum: Pentax Tuesday 28th November 2017, 03:51
Replies: 6
Views: 2,763
Posted By gcole
David , I have not got my hands on a Baader Mark...

David , I have not got my hands on a Baader Mark IV Zoom. After reading the eye relief spec's I probably will not purchase one.
Forum: Pentax Tuesday 28th November 2017, 03:37
Replies: 2
Views: 1,579
Posted By gcole
Hi David ... This is my opinion based on using...

Hi David ...
This is my opinion based on using these three eyepieces on either the Pentax 65 PF-ED or PR ED Angled Spotting scopes.
Ranking the three With Number 1. At The Top : From one to three on...
Forum: Pentax Wednesday 22nd November 2017, 22:58
Replies: 2
Views: 1,579
Posted By gcole
The Pentax PR 65 Spotting Scope Meets The UfL APM 24MM Eyepiece

After waiting month's for the APM Ultra Flat Field 24mm 65 Degree Eyepiece to be shipped to me from AgenaAstro.com, it finally arrived today. It could not have come at a better time, with me having...
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 22nd November 2017, 11:51
Replies: 65
Views: 12,205
Posted By gcole
[QUOTE=Gilmore Girl;3646130]Hi Gunnar, I just...

[QUOTE=Gilmore Girl;3646130]Hi Gunnar,

I just bought an FL 8x32 as well and received it yesterday.
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I'll give it more time. Overall, I'm very pleased with the FL and glad I grabbed one before...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Monday 20th November 2017, 21:02
Replies: 28
Views: 5,277
Posted By gcole
[QUOTE=Mr. Monday;3645827]There's a nice 16x that...

[QUOTE=Mr. Monday;3645827]There's a nice 16x that I could purchase right now but I'll wait for a good 26x to show up.

I would not hold my breath waiting for that 26x to show up because if you do...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Monday 20th November 2017, 15:30
Replies: 28
Views: 5,277
Posted By gcole
When I was searching for a new or used Leica...

When I was searching for a new or used Leica Televid 62 and its fixed power eyepieces, most of the scopes and few eyepieces I saw were being sold outside of the USA. I always had the thought that...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Monday 20th November 2017, 12:54
Replies: 28
Views: 5,277
Posted By gcole
I tried to find the 26xWW but was unable to get...

I tried to find the 26xWW but was unable to get my hands on one. I sure would have liked to try one but I guess the 26xWW is one of the more desirable fixed eyepieces for the Leica 62 which explains...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Monday 20th November 2017, 06:28
Replies: 28
Views: 5,277
Posted By gcole
I highly recommend the 20x/16 power on your...

I highly recommend the 20x/16 power on your Televid 62. Easily hand held no tripod or monpod needed. For a zoom eyepiece on a Pentax .... All depends on the users eyes. Are eyeglasses worn, if not...
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