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Forum: Canon Monday 23rd September 2019, 18:28
Replies: 5
Views: 900
Posted By Super Dave
Hi, the stabilization is much better on my 14x32...

Hi, the stabilization is much better on my 14x32 vs the 15x50. My 15x50 is older, maybe from 2008.
Also. the weight difference between the two is significant. I like the 14x32 much better than...
Forum: Canon Sunday 22nd September 2019, 01:29
Replies: 27
Views: 1,150
Posted By Super Dave
Thank you for the excellent review Binastro. ...

Thank you for the excellent review Binastro. Were they made in Japan or China. Thanks
Forum: Canon Saturday 21st September 2019, 22:43
Replies: 27
Views: 1,150
Posted By Super Dave
How is the image quality of the 8x25? I totally...

How is the image quality of the 8x25? I totally missed this one.
Forum: Canon Saturday 21st September 2019, 09:51
Replies: 27
Views: 1,150
Posted By Super Dave
Wow, I had no idea Canon made these little IS...

Wow, I had no idea Canon made these little IS binoculars. That's exciting.

Are they made in Japan?

How is the image quality?

Seems like someone in the IS department really likes those folding...
Forum: Digiscoping Adapters Thursday 19th September 2019, 06:41
Replies: 2
Views: 697
Posted By Super Dave
Cool, thanks for the tip.

Cool, thanks for the tip.
Forum: Canon Tuesday 17th September 2019, 07:15
Replies: 57
Views: 2,737
Posted By Super Dave
18000bph, I'm looking forward to your review...

18000bph, I'm looking forward to your review especially since you have the Canon 14x32 for comparison. I was originally more interested in the 16x Fujinon and spoke to the bino guy at Fujinon. He...
Forum: Zeiss Sunday 15th September 2019, 09:45
Replies: 3
Views: 399
Posted By Super Dave
Dennis, why wouldn't you use the Swaro case for...

Dennis, why wouldn't you use the Swaro case for your 8x25. I like the Swaro case. Thanks.
Forum: Canon Friday 13th September 2019, 09:48
Replies: 57
Views: 2,737
Posted By Super Dave
Wow. Looking forward to the 16x28 review. ...

Wow. Looking forward to the 16x28 review.
Thanks,
Dave
Forum: Canon Thursday 12th September 2019, 07:54
Replies: 57
Views: 2,737
Posted By Super Dave
I'm going to wait and see how my return goes. It...

I'm going to wait and see how my return goes. It is a good deal but I had to pay $30 shipping to Hawaii and I think you got free shipping.

For my needs the Fujinon would really be a travel...
Forum: Canon Thursday 12th September 2019, 04:36
Replies: 57
Views: 2,737
Posted By Super Dave
Damnit. There were two left. I got the junk...

Damnit. There were two left. I got the junk ones and you got the good ones.
:)

Glad you like them Dennis.
Dave
Forum: Canon Wednesday 11th September 2019, 08:26
Replies: 57
Views: 2,737
Posted By Super Dave
Holy cow Dennis, you bought one? That's awesome....

Holy cow Dennis, you bought one? That's awesome. Very interested in your findings. I hope you get a good one.

The 14x40 is the one for boats and it uses a gyro for the stabilization. The gyro...
Forum: Canon Monday 9th September 2019, 19:29
Replies: 57
Views: 2,737
Posted By Super Dave
That's interesting Dennis. I suppose I am...

That's interesting Dennis. I suppose I am expecting too much in terms of quality view from those specs. Oh well. Live and learn.
Dave
Forum: Canon Sunday 8th September 2019, 21:55
Replies: 57
Views: 2,737
Posted By Super Dave
Yea, I agree with everything said on the optical...

Yea, I agree with everything said on the optical quality. Regardless of the left side issue, I still have a feel for the optics and they don't give the pleasing and immersive view that I'm after. ...
Forum: Canon Saturday 7th September 2019, 22:12
Replies: 57
Views: 2,737
Posted By Super Dave
Hey guys. Yea, my review is harsh and I...

Hey guys. Yea, my review is harsh and I definitely got a lemon. Maybe I will give them another chance and send them back for repair. I really want to like them. I don't know. I got them off of...
Forum: Canon Saturday 7th September 2019, 09:14
Replies: 57
Views: 2,737
Posted By Super Dave
Fujinon new 12x28 vs Canon IS

Oh man, I really was excited for this IS binocular. It sounded great. I thought it would be perfect for traveling and had all kinds of grand plans with it. But, mine sucked bad. I'm trying to...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 3rd September 2019, 08:05
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By Super Dave
I got a very good deal on the Victory 8x25 thanks...

I got a very good deal on the Victory 8x25 thanks to the promo and exchange rate.
Thanks,
Dave
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 15th August 2019, 03:45
Replies: 12
Views: 1,013
Posted By Super Dave
Thank you for posting the link. Very impressive.

Thank you for posting the link. Very impressive.
Forum: Binoculars Monday 29th July 2019, 06:13
Replies: 26
Views: 2,130
Posted By Super Dave
Right, this is probably the wrong place to ask...

Right, this is probably the wrong place to ask about only one. For me, a minimum would be the Swaro 8x25 for travel and the Canon Image Stabilized 14x for home use. Figure out your primary need /...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 21st July 2019, 01:07
Replies: 34
Views: 2,188
Posted By Super Dave
Hi, Right it's the ER-2, the civilian version of...

Hi, Right it's the ER-2, the civilian version of the U2.
https://www.nasa.gov/centers/armstrong/aircraft/ER-2/index.html

They were out mapping the reefs and I think volcano a few years ago. Pretty...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 19th July 2019, 03:36
Replies: 34
Views: 2,188
Posted By Super Dave
Sometimes more power is more better. I'll take...

Sometimes more power is more better. I'll take all I can get.
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 18th July 2019, 07:56
Replies: 34
Views: 2,188
Posted By Super Dave
Similar quality to 10X42 Swaro.?

Shucks. That's funny.
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 16th July 2019, 01:07
Replies: 34
Views: 2,188
Posted By Super Dave
Yea Dennis, I agree that Canon could have done a...

Yea Dennis, I agree that Canon could have done a lot better with the eyecups. But, it's the view that can't be beat for long distance viewing by hand. I've accepted that the eyecups suck and they...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 15th July 2019, 23:08
Replies: 34
Views: 2,188
Posted By Super Dave
Hi, the Canon IS is a no brainer for wide open...

Hi, the Canon IS is a no brainer for wide open spaces. That's what I have and they are amazing. There's no comparison with IS and non IS at long distances. I've used the old 15x IS for about 8...
Forum: Kowa Sunday 14th July 2019, 23:43
Replies: 10
Views: 1,204
Posted By Super Dave
That's good news. I'm glad to hear the trend is...

That's good news. I'm glad to hear the trend is positive with Kowa warranty service.
Dave
Forum: Kowa Sunday 14th July 2019, 18:59
Replies: 10
Views: 1,204
Posted By Super Dave
Hi, I'm glad to hear your service experience was...

Hi, I'm glad to hear your service experience was better than mine. In late 2017 I purchased their best spotting scope (which is amazing) from an authorized dealer along with a bunch of extra Kowa...
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