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Forum: Others Sunday 11th December 2005, 00:00
Replies: 13
Views: 2,666
Posted By Yooper
My Celestron Regals were made in Japan. I love...

My Celestron Regals were made in Japan. I love mine and am impressed with all qualities. Birders would be wise to check Celestron out.
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 14th July 2005, 16:52
Replies: 2
Views: 1,876
Posted By Yooper
Phase Coating

Could someone explain what phase coating is and its value over non-phase coated optics?
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 14th July 2005, 16:47
Replies: 4
Views: 1,492
Posted By Yooper
Proper Technique?

What is the proper technique to hold binoculars to your eyes? I wear glasses and feel most comfortable with the tops of the barrels touching my brow and not actually having my glasses touch the...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 12th July 2005, 14:38
Replies: 14
Views: 3,340
Posted By Yooper
In the part of the country where I was raised it...

In the part of the country where I was raised it is just part of life; something everyone does. If you had been raised in my family you would also hunt and you would not be a violator.
I have a...
Forum: Conservation Monday 11th July 2005, 14:34
Replies: 9
Views: 3,303
Posted By Yooper
I agree with everything Andy1 said, since I am an...

I agree with everything Andy1 said, since I am an avid hunter AND birder. However, I also believe that there are too many hunting seasons and that many of them are too long. I don't feel that...
Forum: Conservation Monday 11th July 2005, 14:12
Replies: 2
Views: 1,119
Posted By Yooper
Is the common eider in trouble with population?

Is the common eider in trouble with population?
Forum: Conservation Monday 11th July 2005, 14:09
Replies: 14
Views: 3,340
Posted By Yooper
Wow! Why the killing of songbirds and such?? I...

Wow! Why the killing of songbirds and such?? I hunt and can't imagine wanting to kill anything but the legal game birds. Even then I kill very few. I have never heard of such rampant violating in...
Forum: Conservation Monday 11th July 2005, 14:00
Replies: 6
Views: 2,287
Posted By Yooper
It's really a shame when idiotic people ruin...

It's really a shame when idiotic people ruin things for the ethical of us; in Michigan, USA, where I live and hunt, the only bird you can hunt in spring is a limited wild turkey hunt. I have never...
Forum: Conservation Monday 11th July 2005, 13:55
Replies: 2
Views: 1,034
Posted By Yooper
There are ethical hunters and there are idiotic...

There are ethical hunters and there are idiotic violators who give us a bad name.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 8th July 2005, 15:11
Replies: 7
Views: 1,310
Posted By Yooper
A nice sighting! I was just in northern Minnesota...

A nice sighting! I was just in northern Minnesota (Sax-Zim Bog area) and what a great place to bird! I live in northern Michigan (the upper peninsula) and see maybe one red-bellied every couple years...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 8th July 2005, 14:32
Replies: 5
Views: 1,400
Posted By Yooper
I have never used anything but cheap-end porros....

I have never used anything but cheap-end porros. The Regals I just got are fantastic to me, but I have never looked through any of the "big guns." I am really happy with my Regals; they are really...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 7th July 2005, 16:10
Replies: 5
Views: 1,400
Posted By Yooper
Got it! Thanks so much for your clear...

Got it! Thanks so much for your clear instructions.
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 7th July 2005, 14:16
Replies: 6
Views: 6,015
Posted By Yooper
Check out the Celestron Nobles or Regals; they...

Check out the Celestron Nobles or Regals; they have very good optics and I know the Regals as I have one (although I haven't had them too long). They are phase-coated; I think the newer Nobles are as...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 7th July 2005, 13:58
Replies: 5
Views: 1,400
Posted By Yooper
I need your help!

I have never used anything but low-end binoculars that you pre-focused each barrel while blocking the objective lenses. I have never used a click-stop diopter before. Could someone give...
Forum: Others Thursday 7th July 2005, 13:49
Replies: 15
Views: 3,772
Posted By Yooper
I answered my own question upon receiving the...

I answered my own question upon receiving the Celestrons yesterday. Awesome! For a lower-end priced bino, they are very sharp. They have such good brightness and provide a very sharp image. There was...
Forum: Others Thursday 30th June 2005, 14:24
Replies: 15
Views: 3,772
Posted By Yooper
I did read that and it is encouraging! Thanks.

I did read that and it is encouraging! Thanks.
Forum: Others Tuesday 28th June 2005, 15:23
Replies: 15
Views: 3,772
Posted By Yooper
Thanks to you who responded.

Thanks to you who responded.
Forum: Others Tuesday 28th June 2005, 15:05
Replies: 15
Views: 3,772
Posted By Yooper
Yeah, but I just assumed that with the world wide...

Yeah, but I just assumed that with the world wide web we were all just sort of connected as one big group. There are plenty of Americans on here; I guess they just don't feel Celestrons are worthy of...
Forum: Others Tuesday 28th June 2005, 14:59
Replies: 15
Views: 3,772
Posted By Yooper
I know...I am surprised at the lack of help. Oh,...

I know...I am surprised at the lack of help. Oh, well...at least thanks for responding John!!
Forum: Others Tuesday 28th June 2005, 14:57
Replies: 15
Views: 3,772
Posted By Yooper
You've never heard of Celestron? They're at least...

You've never heard of Celestron? They're at least posted on these forums if nothing else.
Forum: Others Tuesday 28th June 2005, 14:52
Replies: 15
Views: 3,772
Posted By Yooper
Oh...I just figured there would be enough users...

Oh...I just figured there would be enough users of this glass in a world-wide forum setting.
Forum: Others Monday 27th June 2005, 16:32
Replies: 15
Views: 3,772
Posted By Yooper
Why won't anyone give their 2 cents here???

Why won't anyone give their 2 cents here???
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 23rd June 2005, 16:54
Replies: 38
Views: 4,237
Posted By Yooper
Well put John Traynor!! That was a perfect post...

Well put John Traynor!! That was a perfect post IMHO!
Forum: Others Wednesday 22nd June 2005, 19:47
Replies: 15
Views: 3,772
Posted By Yooper
Opinions on Celestron Regal LS

I had $250 to spend and found the Regal LSs in 8x42 on sale for this price. What are your opinions for someone like me who is a very casual birder to have these bins?
Forum: Say Hello Wednesday 22nd June 2005, 16:45
Replies: 6
Views: 805
Posted By Yooper
Thanks.

Thanks.
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