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Forum: Meopta Tuesday 11th December 2018, 21:01
Replies: 5
Views: 198
Posted By Canip
Many thanks for this great review, Lee!!! I...

Many thanks for this great review, Lee!!!
I generally don’t like the 10x32 format myself, always thought that it is „neither here nor there“, so I appreciate your time and effort to present a very...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 26th November 2018, 20:28
Replies: 5
Views: 617
Posted By Canip
Me too.

Me too.
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Sunday 25th November 2018, 21:06
Replies: 14
Views: 722
Posted By Canip
Thanks for this info, David. Canip

Thanks for this info, David.
Canip
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 24th November 2018, 07:32
Replies: 13
Views: 913
Posted By Canip
And your other two wishes (based on your first...

And your other two wishes (based on your first one, I want to get prepared)?
;)
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Thursday 22nd November 2018, 15:02
Replies: 14
Views: 722
Posted By Canip
Part II of II The APM comes standard with an APM...

Part II of II

The APM comes standard with an APM 25x-75x zoom eyepiece, the connection mechanism and dimensions are the same as for the ATM / ATS Swaro scopes.
In fact, the two zoom eyepieces of my...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Thursday 22nd November 2018, 15:01
Replies: 14
Views: 722
Posted By Canip
Part I of II I got my APM APO 95 yesterday. ...

Part I of II

I got my APM APO 95 yesterday.

Below are my initial impressions. For reference, I had my Swarovski ATX 95 side by side with the APM (even if that is perhaps a bit unfair - after all,...
Forum: Kowa Tuesday 20th November 2018, 21:11
Replies: 3
Views: 337
Posted By Canip
Craig, I think people in different countries may...

Craig,
I think people in different countries may have different experiences if there are local service companies.
My experience with the German Kowa service was not too great: my Highlander needed...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Sunday 18th November 2018, 21:12
Replies: 14
Views: 722
Posted By Canip
I am waiting for my APM 95 to be delivered, can...

I am waiting for my APM 95 to be delivered, can report back once I got them, if anyone is interested.

Canip
Forum: Zeiss Friday 16th November 2018, 18:04
Replies: 82
Views: 3,409
Posted By Canip
I agree with Chris, this is an excellent review...

I agree with Chris, this is an excellent review that gives a somewhat broader and more balanced view than some others - many thanks, Lee!
Canip
Forum: Binoculars Monday 12th November 2018, 21:16
Replies: 26
Views: 893
Posted By Canip
Peter, Here is my two cent. „ED“ in an optical...

Peter,
Here is my two cent.
„ED“ in an optical context means „extra-low dispersion“. ED glass is used in optical instruments because it has a lower dispersion factor than other kinds of optical...
Forum: Swarovski Sunday 11th November 2018, 18:58
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By Canip
I had experience with Swarovski service several...

I had experience with Swarovski service several times, when binos needed something fixed, including issues with focuser, internal cleaning, collimation, etc.
I usually bring the bino in question to...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 10th November 2018, 18:41
Replies: 5
Views: 488
Posted By Canip
Thank you for this nice report on the Maven...

Thank you for this nice report on the Maven C1!

Looks like Maven are slowly making their way into Europe, where they are still not well known, in contrast to the US.
They do offer some very nice...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 9th November 2018, 17:21
Replies: 109
Views: 4,080
Posted By Canip
Nice, Lee!!!!!

Nice, Lee!!!!!
Forum: Kowa Friday 9th November 2018, 17:17
Replies: 15
Views: 550
Posted By Canip
I disagree - they sit clearly side by side...

I disagree - they sit clearly side by side :-O

(but I do agree that Davids website is a superb source of information, hugely interesting!)
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 6th November 2018, 16:43
Replies: 15
Views: 768
Posted By Canip
Costly? Andy, would you call a beautifully...

Costly?

Andy, would you call a beautifully engraved and decorated hunting rifle, costing easily as much as a BMW 7 series, costly? I would.
:-O
Forum: Binoculars Friday 2nd November 2018, 21:23
Replies: 15
Views: 768
Posted By Canip
Hmm .... you have me slightly blushing, wdc, good...

Hmm .... you have me slightly blushing, wdc, good job in digging out my previous post about the same subject that I did 9 months ago, I could just have pointed Andy W., who started this thread, to...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 28th October 2018, 16:16
Replies: 15
Views: 768
Posted By Canip
Hi Andy, I own the Blaser Primus 8x30, which,...

Hi Andy,

I own the Blaser Primus 8x30, which, since I bought it in 2017, has now been renamed “Globetrotter 8x30”.

With their binoculars, Blaser is clearly targeting the hunting market and...
Forum: Swarovski Thursday 25th October 2018, 20:40
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By Canip
Thank you very much for this great effort, John -...

Thank you very much for this great effort, John - this information IS of great interest and very useful.
Canip
Forum: GPO Monday 22nd October 2018, 21:14
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By Canip
Eugeni (post #1), Thank you also from my side for...

Eugeni (post #1),
Thank you also from my side for your review - very interesting read!
Canip
Forum: Others Saturday 6th October 2018, 08:10
Replies: 26
Views: 1,146
Posted By Canip
Anansi, I got one of those and like it a lot (I...

Anansi,

I got one of those and like it a lot (I have mixed feelings about Steiner in general, they sure know how to make good binos, and some of them are very good, but some are really not...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 1st October 2018, 19:06
Replies: 24
Views: 1,419
Posted By Canip
I couldn‘t agree more with you guys! Chuck, I am...

I couldn‘t agree more with you guys!
Chuck, I am sure you were making sure no one could approach your binos so casually placed at the edge of a railing above what looks like a little lake or pond...
Forum: Others Friday 28th September 2018, 17:28
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By Canip
Elmer, here are pictures taken through the right...

Elmer,
here are pictures taken through the right tube (therefore no reticle in either image) of
- Kern 8x30, with laser filter
- Kern 8x30, no laser filter
Don't focus on image sharpness, differences...
Forum: Others Thursday 27th September 2018, 20:50
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By Canip
Elmer, I don‘t have the Hensoldts, but I could...

Elmer,
I don‘t have the Hensoldts, but I could provide pictures through the tubes of same model Kern 8x30 military binos with and without laser protection, if that would be of interest to you (the...
Forum: Swarovski Friday 21st September 2018, 20:57
Replies: 106
Views: 5,917
Posted By Canip
:t:

:t:
Forum: Zeiss Friday 21st September 2018, 20:55
Replies: 35
Views: 3,210
Posted By Canip
Thank you, Henry, for this review, which is very...

Thank you, Henry, for this review, which is very interesting, even considering the caveats you mention.
Would you say that the Harpia‘s performance on the basis of your limited testing was in line...
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