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Forum: Zeiss Yesterday, 19:17
Replies: 9
Views: 373
Posted By Richard Scott
It looks to me like the 40 strap is not the...

It looks to me like the 40 strap is not the standard strap but an optional extra - the ZEISS Air Cell Comfort Carrying Strap.
Forum: Yorkshire Wednesday 3rd April 2019, 19:57
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By Richard Scott
Check out the sightings page...

Check out the sightings page https://www.spurnbirdobservatory.co.uk/sightings/

I'm not sure when today's stuff will appear on it though.
Forum: Kowa Saturday 23rd March 2019, 17:07
Replies: 14
Views: 806
Posted By Richard Scott
663/664 are shown as being Prominar in this Kowa...

663/664 are shown as being Prominar in this Kowa manual

https://www.kowaproducts.com/_images/_downloads/KowaTSN-660manual.pdf
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 15th January 2019, 17:45
Replies: 29
Views: 2,412
Posted By Richard Scott
Thanks Neil. Good to know.

Thanks Neil. Good to know.
Forum: Nikon Monday 14th January 2019, 18:21
Replies: 29
Views: 2,412
Posted By Richard Scott
Thanks Neil. Have you made any changes in the...

Thanks Neil. Have you made any changes in the Picture Control menu. I assume Standard, but what about Image Sharpening, Contrast and Saturation. Have you left these on zero?
Thanks.
Forum: VideoScoping Thursday 29th November 2018, 16:09
Replies: 2
Views: 658
Posted By Richard Scott
Nice work Paul, as usual!

Nice work Paul, as usual!
Forum: Swarovski Friday 2nd November 2018, 16:02
Replies: 7
Views: 847
Posted By Richard Scott
I contacted them some time ago and they don't...

I contacted them some time ago and they don't make them to fit kowa 883
Forum: Leica Monday 29th October 2018, 17:20
Replies: 8
Views: 840
Posted By Richard Scott
I've got the Leica APO 62 with 26x fixed eyepiece...

I've got the Leica APO 62 with 26x fixed eyepiece and don't see any fringing. Just over a year ago when I looked to upgrade to a more recent Leica or Swarovski with a wide angle zoom eyepiece they...
Forum: Leica Sunday 28th October 2018, 19:23
Replies: 8
Views: 840
Posted By Richard Scott
What eyepiece did you have on the 62/77?

What eyepiece did you have on the 62/77?
Forum: Leica Sunday 2nd September 2018, 14:01
Replies: 15
Views: 1,041
Posted By Richard Scott
These are my 26 year old 10x42BA. As far as I...

These are my 26 year old 10x42BA. As far as I know the eyecups can't be unscrewed but the rubber eyecup covers can be pulled off.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 24th August 2018, 16:07
Replies: 4
Views: 231
Posted By Richard Scott
worth a read...

worth a read http://www.socalbirding.com/images/NAB_63-4_Leach_s_Storm_Petrel.pdf
Forum: Mobile/iPhone Digiscoping Thursday 26th July 2018, 19:38
Replies: 4
Views: 586
Posted By Richard Scott
Nice pics. Did you use an adapter?

Nice pics. Did you use an adapter?
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Thursday 26th July 2018, 19:32
Replies: 17
Views: 2,477
Posted By Richard Scott
I've got a virgin hub 3 and the laptop couldn't...

I've got a virgin hub 3 and the laptop couldn't detect it on wi-fi when other devices could. Check this out...
Forum: Bird Ringing and Banding Sunday 17th June 2018, 19:18
Replies: 26
Views: 4,743
Posted By Richard Scott
I don't think so. Here's the reply I received -...

I don't think so. Here's the reply I received -
"Many thanks for your sightings of colour-ringed Avocet (Yellow over Blue left / Yellow over Red right) at Potteric Carr on 01/05/2017. ...
Forum: Bird Ringing and Banding Saturday 16th June 2018, 20:44
Replies: 26
Views: 4,743
Posted By Richard Scott
I’ve given up sending in details of colour-ringed...

I’ve given up sending in details of colour-ringed birds for the reasons already mentioned. Mind you I did receive details of an Avocet, unfortunately 2 birds were given the same ring combination!
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Wednesday 6th June 2018, 18:38
Replies: 3
Views: 811
Posted By Richard Scott
Kite/skua don't make a case to fit the newer kowa...

Kite/skua don't make a case to fit the newer kowa scopes. I enquired when I got my kowa 883. I agree with you the kowa case is way too...
Forum: Kowa Thursday 31st May 2018, 19:12
Replies: 10
Views: 1,529
Posted By Richard Scott
I've also got an 883 and considered getting a...

I've also got an 883 and considered getting a filter but I'm put off because it fits on the sun hood. This has been mentioned before on...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 23rd May 2018, 16:12
Replies: 85
Views: 7,302
Posted By Richard Scott
a) Uttings b) Good value and service

a) Uttings
b) Good value and service
Forum: Kowa Thursday 17th May 2018, 17:02
Replies: 0
Views: 509
Posted By Richard Scott
Spotting Scope Protection

I've just come across these accessories via twitter. I've used a filter on my scopes in the past but I've never come across a filter for the eyepiece before. I'm quite tempted by one because the...
Forum: Mobile/iPhone Digiscoping Thursday 17th May 2018, 16:46
Replies: 5
Views: 1,309
Posted By Richard Scott
it might be worth joining the phonescoping group...

it might be worth joining the phonescoping group on FaceBook and asking on there.
Forum: Tripod and Heads Tuesday 17th April 2018, 19:30
Replies: 9
Views: 1,053
Posted By Richard Scott
I've got the MVH500 AH and 701 HDV. In both cases...

I've got the MVH500 AH and 701 HDV. In both cases I removed the pan bar because its way too long and gets in the way. Its fine without a pan bar for birding but for digi/phone-scoping, panning would...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 27th February 2018, 17:59
Replies: 20
Views: 1,111
Posted By Richard Scott
I've got a box of 200 from Amazon (UK) and they...

I've got a box of 200 from Amazon (UK) and they are fine
Forum: Leica Wednesday 7th February 2018, 21:39
Replies: 13
Views: 1,960
Posted By Richard Scott
Warranty work so it was 0

Warranty work so it was 0
Forum: Leica Wednesday 7th February 2018, 19:58
Replies: 13
Views: 1,960
Posted By Richard Scott
I echo your comments Kevin. I've had my trinovids...

I echo your comments Kevin. I've had my trinovids over 25 years and recently sent them off to Leica (Portugal) for warranty work and they came back a month later looking like new. I'm very pleased...
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 31st January 2018, 18:30
Replies: 8
Views: 5,823
Posted By Richard Scott
If you have the time and patience there's lots of...

If you have the time and patience there's lots of discussion about settings on this thread http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=300509
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