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Forum: Zeiss Today, 16:39
Replies: 117
Views: 5,112
Posted By Troubador
Bill, you are absolutely right and by golly I...

Bill, you are absolutely right and by golly I have some of those differently-shaped and balanced binos myself and there are one or two that I love dearly.

Lee
Forum: Zeiss Today, 15:30
Replies: 117
Views: 5,112
Posted By Troubador
Imaginative and ingenious Alex. Here is another...

Imaginative and ingenious Alex. Here is another answer:


Lee
Forum: Zeiss Today, 14:29
Replies: 117
Views: 5,112
Posted By Troubador
LOL. You should be in show business CJ.........

LOL. You should be in show business CJ...... :-O:-O

Lee
Forum: Zeiss Today, 10:17
Replies: 117
Views: 5,112
Posted By Troubador
With respect John, I think this is a...

With respect John, I think this is a misinterpretation of the purpose of those ergonomic comparisons. IMHO what they intend to illustrate is that if you value the stability of the full open-hinge...
Forum: Zeiss Yesterday, 18:59
Replies: 117
Views: 5,112
Posted By Troubador
Henry You have hit the nail on the head. The...

Henry

You have hit the nail on the head. The released slides are typical of material shown to local sales offices, agents, and dealers. I don't see any material relating to manufacture at all, and...
Forum: Zeiss Yesterday, 07:49
Replies: 117
Views: 5,112
Posted By Troubador
Its only a couple of weeks to IWA. Let's wait and...

Its only a couple of weeks to IWA. Let's wait and see what gets announced there.

Lee
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 23rd February 2020, 08:39
Replies: 164
Views: 8,158
Posted By Troubador
QED. LEE

QED.


LEE
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 20th February 2020, 09:34
Replies: 164
Views: 8,158
Posted By Troubador
Doesn't Henry's description already explain this?...

Doesn't Henry's description already explain this? My understanding is the binocular presents to the eye a single distance at a time with its associated depth of field and the eye can only accomodate...
Forum: Leupold Wednesday 19th February 2020, 19:38
Replies: 15
Views: 727
Posted By Troubador
Is this the One Ring to Rule Them All, Andy? Lee

Is this the One Ring to Rule Them All, Andy?

Lee
Forum: Leupold Wednesday 19th February 2020, 19:37
Replies: 15
Views: 727
Posted By Troubador
Just behave yourself young man, one wink is quite...

Just behave yourself young man, one wink is quite enough ;););););)

Lee
Forum: Leupold Wednesday 19th February 2020, 16:14
Replies: 15
Views: 727
Posted By Troubador
Think how 'entertaining' it would have been if...

Think how 'entertaining' it would have been if Brock and Rico70 had been posting! 8-P


Lee
Forum: Leica Wednesday 19th February 2020, 10:08
Replies: 9
Views: 1,194
Posted By Troubador
If you give them the serial number they should be...

If you give them the serial number they should be able to trace it to the dealer they sold it to, and if that dealer is a USA dealer, then I am sure they will help out with the service.

Lee
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 18th February 2020, 16:53
Replies: 71
Views: 2,983
Posted By Troubador
OK, thanks Steve, my brain has winter-blues. I...

OK, thanks Steve, my brain has winter-blues. I need spring and need it soon!

Lee
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 18th February 2020, 07:20
Replies: 71
Views: 2,983
Posted By Troubador
Thanks for this Steve, I actually meant 'not...

Thanks for this Steve,

I actually meant 'not much room for a focusing lens in what we would regard as the usual position, if you used this arrangement in a binocular', clearly if this is what I...
Forum: Swarovski Monday 17th February 2020, 19:39
Replies: 78
Views: 7,556
Posted By Troubador
Perhaps the 'identification route' is being used...

Perhaps the 'identification route' is being used because the product isn't particularly ground-breaking without it. Or at least that is perhaps why attention is focused on the identification...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 17th February 2020, 16:09
Replies: 156
Views: 6,786
Posted By Troubador
And it is nice to see a bird here and to learn a...

And it is nice to see a bird here and to learn a new kind of bird exists: an Intergrade!

Meanwhile back in the world of binoculars......

Lee
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Forum: Swarovski Monday 17th February 2020, 16:02
Replies: 78
Views: 7,556
Posted By Troubador
Well that is pretty good. Lee

Well that is pretty good.

Lee
Forum: Binoculars Monday 17th February 2020, 12:11
Replies: 71
Views: 2,983
Posted By Troubador
Not much room for a focusing lens. Lee

Not much room for a focusing lens.

Lee
Forum: Swarovski Monday 17th February 2020, 10:53
Replies: 78
Views: 7,556
Posted By Troubador
In Europe it is priced at SF42 money. This tech...

In Europe it is priced at SF42 money.
This tech looks great for a beginner, but surely not at that price, on top of buying binos as well, unless future birders are happy squinting through an 8x25...
Forum: Meopta Monday 17th February 2020, 08:58
Replies: 46
Views: 1,988
Posted By Troubador
Just received word from Meopta that at the...

Just received word from Meopta that at the present time none of their binos have Abbe-Koenig prisms only SPs.

So apologies to all (and in particular to Dennsi) for repeating what is stated elsewhere...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 16th February 2020, 09:23
Replies: 164
Views: 8,158
Posted By Troubador
Autofocus is a huge boon to photography and I...

Autofocus is a huge boon to photography and I couldn't have taken the photo below without it. But photos like this and photos of birds are deceptive because they don't reveal how many times the...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 16th February 2020, 07:55
Replies: 164
Views: 8,158
Posted By Troubador
One reason is because there is no such thing as...

One reason is because there is no such thing as 'the eye', as in one eye that everyone has two of and which all perform in an identical way.

The power of accommodation varies from person to person...
Forum: Interviews with Optics Manufacturers Saturday 15th February 2020, 16:12
Replies: 19
Views: 1,013
Posted By Troubador
Absolutely right. Lee

Absolutely right.

Lee
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 15th February 2020, 15:59
Replies: 156
Views: 6,786
Posted By Troubador
Bill Its a Woodpecker. And its Great. When you...

Bill

Its a Woodpecker.
And its Great.
When you Spot one.

Lee :king:
Forum: Interviews with Optics Manufacturers Saturday 15th February 2020, 14:34
Replies: 19
Views: 1,013
Posted By Troubador
The answers given to the questions regarding the...

The answers given to the questions regarding the Retrovids and the choice of prisms, and why the opportunity was not take to increase the field of view or shorten the close focus distance, are...
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