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Forum: Binoculars Yesterday, 18:40
Replies: 5
Views: 199
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
I think that it is the Hensoldt Jagd Dialyt,...

I think that it is the Hensoldt Jagd Dialyt, since it loooks just the same as we have in our lab. collection.
Gijs van Ginkel
Forum: Meopta Yesterday, 08:35
Replies: 15
Views: 374
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
David, post 2, It would really surprise me if...

David, post 2,
It would really surprise me if Meopta does not make the lenses and other optical components, since it is a large supplier for lenses etc. for many companies.
Gijs van Ginkel
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 22nd January 2019, 08:46
Replies: 4
Views: 147
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Tamron also used to have very good 90-100 mm...

Tamron also used to have very good 90-100 mm macrolenses, that may also be a worthwile investigation.
Gijs van Ginkel
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 22nd January 2019, 08:08
Replies: 18
Views: 1,248
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Jerry, post 18, Thank you for the appreciation of...

Jerry, post 18,
Thank you for the appreciation of my work, it is fun to do. With regard to translation in English: there are only 24 hours in a day, I have tried in vain to make it more, but did not...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 21st January 2019, 09:05
Replies: 11
Views: 360
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Jerry, post 1, This is a special edition of Eagle...

Jerry, post 1,
This is a special edition of Eagle Optics Inc. for their celebration of 5000 years production of top quality instruments. It is very rare, so you better keep it.
Gijs van Ginkel
Forum: Zeiss Monday 21st January 2019, 09:02
Replies: 139
Views: 10,260
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Chosun, post 134, The SF sample we have...

Chosun, post 134,
The SF sample we have investigated did not show any green cast, so you idea, that Zeiss changed coatings and that we have to distinguish between "green"and "non-green" SF's seem...
Forum: Leica Friday 18th January 2019, 16:42
Replies: 45
Views: 5,914
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
cohenfive, post 36, The only way to solve this...

cohenfive, post 36,
The only way to solve this challenge is to try both binocuars side by side, our advise probably does not help a bit because you have to taken personal taste into account.
Gijs van...
Forum: Leica Thursday 17th January 2019, 22:03
Replies: 14
Views: 876
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Patriot222, post 11, As far as I know there is a...

Patriot222, post 11,
As far as I know there is a substantial group of wealthy customers which is more than prepared to invest in these fancy Leica binoculars.
Gijs van Ginkel
Forum: Leica Thursday 17th January 2019, 22:01
Replies: 11
Views: 759
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
odradek, post 10, Look at the test report of a...

odradek, post 10,
Look at the test report of a comparison of both binoculars on the WEB-site of House of Outdoor.
Gijs van Ginkel
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 16th January 2019, 09:44
Replies: 85
Views: 4,563
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
James Holdsworth, post 73, If I remember well,...

James Holdsworth, post 73,
If I remember well, the 8x32 FL is still produced and many users love it when you read the comments on BF, so what is the need for another 8x32 if there is a top quality...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 15th January 2019, 10:44
Replies: 18
Views: 1,248
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
pete_gamby, post 16, Every time I enter Jan's...

pete_gamby, post 16,
Every time I enter Jan's shop, it strikes me how nice and warm it is in there, so customers must like the temperature. Sometimes it becomes even hottter when a company is furieus...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 14th January 2019, 18:35
Replies: 18
Views: 1,248
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Canip, post 13, Our reviews on the WEB-site of...

Canip, post 13,
Our reviews on the WEB-site of House of Outdoor are fully independent of any producer or binocular shop, we are not paid by anybody also not by House of Outdoor, it is only a platform...
Forum: Zeiss Tuesday 8th January 2019, 13:55
Replies: 42
Views: 2,246
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Chosun, post 36, Very elegant and clear...

Chosun, post 36,
Very elegant and clear explanation of the SF construction, my compliments.
Gijs van Ginkel
Forum: Binoculars Monday 7th January 2019, 18:06
Replies: 37
Views: 2,093
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Henry, post 28, Your remarks about the older...

Henry, post 28,
Your remarks about the older binoculars are certainly valid. We clean them as well as possible, check the inside by eye and if there is any sign of pollution or whatever, we do not...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 7th January 2019, 10:27
Replies: 9
Views: 498
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Bob, post 4, On the WEBsite of House of Outdoor...

Bob, post 4,
On the WEBsite of House of Outdoor you can find test results from binoculars with large FOV and among them the Leitz Amplivid 6x24, the Leitz Trinovid 6x24 and the Komz 6x24 and some...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 7th January 2019, 08:29
Replies: 37
Views: 2,093
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
John, post 26, How nice to see my work back on...

John, post 26,
How nice to see my work back on the screen. Obviously you work very hard finding all these data, very good job and informative. (I hope you do get some sleep in between).
Gijs van...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 6th January 2019, 09:54
Replies: 18
Views: 1,015
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
In post 5 I thought that referred was to the...

In post 5 I thought that referred was to the other test site on the WEB-site of House of Outdoor, where most of my tests are published. I had not seen the new review section by Lee yet and Jan forgot...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 6th January 2019, 08:47
Replies: 18
Views: 1,015
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Thank you gentlemen/gentlewomen that you...

Thank you gentlemen/gentlewomen that you appreciate my test reports. In the near future some more will be posted on the House of Outdoor WEB-site. I know since I am preparing them in collaboration...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 5th January 2019, 19:53
Replies: 37
Views: 2,093
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Henry, In the Swarovski flyers from 1955 the...

Henry,
In the Swarovski flyers from 1955 the Habicht porro binoculars had already "double blue coated" lenses.
Gijs van Ginkel
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 5th January 2019, 13:01
Replies: 37
Views: 2,093
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
henry, post 12, No I do not know how old the 7x42...

henry, post 12,
No I do not know how old the 7x42 Habicht was that was used in the test report, I have to look into it and I will come back. A transmission value of 86% for porro binoculars produced...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 4th January 2019, 11:36
Replies: 37
Views: 2,093
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
John Roberts, post 10, I have not investigated...

John Roberts, post 10,
I have not investigated systematicallly how the transmission of Swarovski Habichts developed in time, some answers you may be able to find in the powerpoint about the history...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 4th January 2019, 08:50
Replies: 37
Views: 2,093
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
John Roberts, post 3, The transmission values of...

John Roberts, post 3,
The transmission values of 86% for the 7x42 Habicht you mention in your post was from an older 7x42 Habicht. In a test from 2016 I have published data from more recent 7x42's...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 30th December 2018, 08:37
Replies: 174
Views: 6,337
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Mark9473, post 112, Meopta is one of the largest...

Mark9473, post 112,
Meopta is one of the largest optics producers in Europe and among that many binoculars and telescopes for the civilian and the military market as I could see with my own eyes when...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 27th December 2018, 12:14
Replies: 174
Views: 6,337
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Chosun, post 93, I have no intention whatsoever...

Chosun, post 93,
I have no intention whatsoever to write you of, but it seems quite normal to me, that a magnification of 8x can cause some vibrations and since you are not dead fortunately your...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 27th December 2018, 08:24
Replies: 174
Views: 6,337
Posted By Gijs van Ginkel
Chosun, post 91, Do not worry, it is only the...

Chosun, post 91,
Do not worry, it is only the beginning of deteoration, it will become more serious with the accumulation of your years in life, but it should not hamper your observation pleasure...
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