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Forum: Pentax Saturday 13th January 2018, 17:10
Replies: 23
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Posted By Boogieshrew
H all, I can finally tell you about this scope....

H all,

I can finally tell you about this scope. The one I received was a dud but I didn't want to post anything until I had received a refund.

Although it was described as almost mint, there was a...
Forum: Pentax Wednesday 6th December 2017, 14:56
Replies: 23
Views: 3,726
Posted By Boogieshrew
Excellent, now I understand. Thank you Ron, much...

Excellent, now I understand. Thank you Ron, much appreciated.
Forum: Pentax Wednesday 6th December 2017, 07:07
Replies: 23
Views: 3,726
Posted By Boogieshrew
Hi, could you give me more detail or a link to...

Hi, could you give me more detail or a link to the type of adaptor you mean. I can't find anything useful looking on eBay but I don't really know what I'm looking for
Thanks
Forum: Pentax Tuesday 5th December 2017, 15:06
Replies: 23
Views: 3,726
Posted By Boogieshrew
Hi, the scope arrived today and I had a chance...

Hi, the scope arrived today and I had a chance for a very short look through it in the garden. First impressions are very good. The zoom fov is narrow, as expected, but the view is good.

I wont say...
Forum: Pentax Tuesday 5th December 2017, 11:14
Replies: 23
Views: 3,726
Posted By Boogieshrew
Haha yes very heavy. I was looking t lightening...

Haha yes very heavy.

I was looking t lightening my scope load due to a shoulder injury but I have decided that not even the MM4 and lightweight tripod is light enough for my injured body so I have...
Forum: Pentax Tuesday 5th December 2017, 11:11
Replies: 23
Views: 3,726
Posted By Boogieshrew
Hi, it was your recent posts on the PR-65 that...

Hi, it was your recent posts on the PR-65 that prompted me to try the PR-80.
I used to have the PF-65 and really liked it so I have kept an eye on what Pentax are up to. I have looked online at the...
Forum: Pentax Tuesday 5th December 2017, 09:42
Replies: 23
Views: 3,726
Posted By Boogieshrew
Hi Henry, I remember reading on BF years ago...

Hi Henry,

I remember reading on BF years ago that the PF-80 lost objective size down to around 70mm because of the at it focussed. The nearer it was focussed, the smaller the effective aperture...
Forum: Pentax Tuesday 5th December 2017, 09:36
Replies: 23
Views: 3,726
Posted By Boogieshrew
Hi Ron, very interested to read that Opticron...

Hi Ron, very interested to read that Opticron e/ps will fit the 1.25" scope.

I have the two Opticron e/ps you mention here and the HDF zoom. Perhaps I don't need to buy new e/ps at all. I will try...
Forum: Pentax Sunday 3rd December 2017, 15:48
Replies: 23
Views: 3,726
Posted By Boogieshrew
Pentax PR 80 EDA eyepieces

Hi,

I just ordered a PR80 EDA. It comes with the PR XL zoom.

Does anyone know why Pentax saw fit to use a new zoom e/p with this scope rather than the existing XL one that used to come with the...
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