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Forum: Binoculars Thursday 17th May 2018, 20:02
Replies: 2
Views: 247
Posted By Canip
Interesting thread - thanks, John and Binastro !!!

Interesting thread - thanks, John and Binastro !!!
Forum: Meopta Sunday 13th May 2018, 20:26
Replies: 92
Views: 3,348
Posted By Canip
Gijs, a question in this respect: I remember...

Gijs,

a question in this respect:

I remember having read in one of the optics books (I have not yet been able to find that quote again) that dielectric coating in a roof prism, with its higher...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 3rd May 2018, 05:06
Replies: 24
Views: 840
Posted By Canip
tenex (post #1), I have always imagined I would...

tenex (post #1),
I have always imagined I would be happy to have objective caps mounted when crawling with my bino around my neck though never ending thick thorny shrubs and sandy ground to get a...
Forum: Leica Tuesday 1st May 2018, 16:48
Replies: 28
Views: 1,493
Posted By Canip
Thanks, Henry (post #20). Fully agree with...

Thanks, Henry (post #20).
Fully agree with you.
Canip
Forum: Leica Tuesday 1st May 2018, 16:13
Replies: 28
Views: 1,493
Posted By Canip
Yes, it does - at the price of creating „dents“...

Yes, it does - at the price of creating „dents“ in other places.

I have seen another sample where you could get a perfectly round EP by carefully positioning the binocular. Not in my sample,...
Forum: Leica Tuesday 1st May 2018, 08:46
Replies: 28
Views: 1,493
Posted By Canip
You are too kind, Lee - please spare my blushes...

You are too kind, Lee - please spare my blushes ...

Here is an iphone pic of what I meant with "dent at 10 o'clock" (sorry, awful pic quality).

Canip
Forum: Leica Tuesday 1st May 2018, 05:46
Replies: 28
Views: 1,493
Posted By Canip
No photos taken yet, the link...

No photos taken yet, the link is

http://www.juelich-bonn.com/jForum/read.php?9,432540

Canip
Forum: Leica Tuesday 1st May 2018, 05:43
Replies: 28
Views: 1,493
Posted By Canip
Thanks Andreas - your English is great :clap: ...

Thanks Andreas - your English is great :clap: and your post is very interesting!
Canip
Forum: Leica Monday 30th April 2018, 20:39
Replies: 28
Views: 1,493
Posted By Canip
In my 8x42 Noctivid, acquired in November 2016,...

In my 8x42 Noctivid, acquired in November 2016, they are NOT perfectly round.

The left exit pupil shows a clearly visible „dent“ at 10 o‘clock, the right one a much smaller one at 2 o‘clock.
This...
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 25th April 2018, 16:17
Replies: 55
Views: 2,112
Posted By Canip
Thank you, Lee!!! Canip

Thank you, Lee!!!
Canip
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 25th April 2018, 12:43
Replies: 55
Views: 2,112
Posted By Canip
Please do! Thanks. Canip

Please do! Thanks.
Canip
Forum: Leica Monday 23rd April 2018, 17:50
Replies: 56
Views: 2,486
Posted By Canip
This last sentence of yours sounds like a...

This last sentence of yours sounds like a question, James.

I do have an answer, but of course nobody will and nobody should agree, since things like perception of CA are such a subjective...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 22nd April 2018, 11:06
Replies: 45
Views: 1,848
Posted By Canip
:t:

:t:
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 21st April 2018, 06:23
Replies: 164
Views: 7,182
Posted By Canip
Tks for clarifying, Gijs, I thought you had...

Tks for clarifying, Gijs, I thought you had perhaps meant the Compact (looking at your website, it‘s clear you know Hartmann ...)

So let‘s leave the shooting, Kern, Hartmann and other deviations -...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 20th April 2018, 21:25
Replies: 164
Views: 7,182
Posted By Canip
Yes, you are a fast draw, and I respect that ......

Yes, you are a fast draw, and I respect that ... ;)

And you are right, the 6x30 Porlerim with 150m/1000m FOV didn‘t make it here, but the 7x35 Bushnell Rangemaster with 175m/1000m did just recently...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 20th April 2018, 20:53
Replies: 164
Views: 7,182
Posted By Canip
Gijs, In military service, I only encountered the...

Gijs,
In military service, I only encountered the 6x30 - which preceded the 8x30 - and the 8x30. From about 1950, officers were exclusively equipped with 8x30, and the 6x30 was used as a „staff...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 20th April 2018, 16:06
Replies: 164
Views: 7,182
Posted By Canip
What, this is still going on? I think I should...

What, this is still going on?
I think I should have shot the messenger when I had a chance ... although I do support his position and view, but being a messenger has its inherent risks!!
Forum: Binoculars Friday 20th April 2018, 05:55
Replies: 164
Views: 7,182
Posted By Canip
:t::t:

:t::t:
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 19th April 2018, 21:36
Replies: 164
Views: 7,182
Posted By Canip
Why not? I for myself see nothing wrong in...

Why not? I for myself see nothing wrong in shooting the messenger!!
;)

My own opinion on the subject: Magnification may not be the only factor limiting handheld binocular performance, but is is...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 19th April 2018, 20:43
Replies: 15
Views: 1,045
Posted By Canip
I think it depends on the country. I got...

I think it depends on the country. I got excellent service from them in Switzerland.
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 17th April 2018, 05:28
Replies: 15
Views: 1,045
Posted By Canip
I think if you search this forum for Monarch 7...

I think if you search this forum for Monarch 7 8x30, you will find many views on this instrument.

Maybe also look at
https://www.allbinos.com/index.html?test=lornetki&test_l=272

My personal...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 16th April 2018, 19:45
Replies: 15
Views: 1,045
Posted By Canip
In that price category, I would try - Zeiss Terra...

In that price category, I would try
- Zeiss Terra 8x25 ED
- Meopta MeoPro 8x32 HD
Canip
Forum: Binoculars Monday 16th April 2018, 06:10
Replies: 10
Views: 765
Posted By Canip
3 points from my perspective (only my personal...

3 points from my perspective (only my personal opinion, of course):

First, the HT will be a bit brighter than the EL SV. Will you see the difference? I am not sure. I think I see a slightly brighter...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 16th April 2018, 05:49
Replies: 164
Views: 7,182
Posted By Canip
:t: so right - the Greek team was called The...

:t: so right - the Greek team was called The Eagles.
Forum: Minox Monday 16th April 2018, 05:15
Replies: 8
Views: 461
Posted By Canip
I like the Minox, but the image in both the...

I like the Minox, but the image in both the Fujinon FMT and the Steiner Commander is slightly sharper and more brilliant in my eyes.
The latest version of the Steiner (apparently not produced...
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