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Forum: Kowa Friday 21st June 2019, 22:56
Replies: 8
Views: 486
Posted By mayoayo
A larger 88 than their 88? Would It also be...

A larger 88 than their 88? Would It also be heavier and more cumbersome? sounds promising
Forum: Nikon Friday 21st June 2019, 22:50
Replies: 10
Views: 4,363
Posted By mayoayo
Try Nikon UK..A few years ago ,I got a rubber...

Try Nikon UK..A few years ago ,I got a rubber eyecup from the DS eyepiece sent to Spain for free...They actually sent me two !..Very kind..Explain your situación with Nikon Netherlands
Forum: Tripod and Heads Saturday 15th June 2019, 22:17
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By mayoayo
I dont think the 883 fits the 128RC..swaros...

I dont think the 883 fits the 128RC..swaros yes,but the Kowa?
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Thursday 13th June 2019, 07:12
Replies: 24
Views: 1,179
Posted By mayoayo
Couldnt you return the scope to the Seller ?

Couldnt you return the scope to the Seller ?
Forum: Kowa Wednesday 12th June 2019, 21:30
Replies: 8
Views: 353
Posted By mayoayo
They get a lot of chromatic aberration..I had a...

They get a lot of chromatic aberration..I had a tsn1 with the zoom for a while, it was given to me,but was very soft with the old zoom,except at very low power..I also had a tsn4 around that time...
Forum: Tripod and Heads Wednesday 12th June 2019, 18:36
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By mayoayo
You need to push on the lever to make sure that...

You need to push on the lever to make sure that is making as much pressure as It possibly can.."clicking" the plate on place triggs the lock ,but you have to make sure the oval is pushed all the...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Sunday 2nd June 2019, 16:48
Replies: 18
Views: 809
Posted By mayoayo
The Coatings on the ED II are inferior to the ED...

The Coatings on the ED II are inferior to the ED III and contrast would suffer ,plus glare and ghosting will increase,..also the waterproofing ,of course...600 /700 is expensive for the EDII...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Sunday 2nd June 2019, 16:38
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By mayoayo
You should contact Swarovski technical...

You should contact Swarovski technical service..For me ,It doesnt sound right,..
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 1st June 2019, 09:01
Replies: 1
Views: 152
Posted By mayoayo
Smile Gull,Barcelona,Spain, may 30

Hello..Yesterday birding in Barcelona's Llobregat delta ,I saw this gull among a group of Yellow legged of similar plumage.This one seemed a tad smaller and had the dark eye and no red on the(pinkish...
Forum: Digiscoping cameras Saturday 11th May 2019, 12:20
Replies: 7
Views: 928
Posted By mayoayo
The Baader Hyperion zoom would be another...

The Baader Hyperion zoom would be another excellent choice for the tsn4,(Google tsn4/Baader,I think there is some YouTube demonstratión)..I use It on the kowa 823 ,and the wide angle views are...
Forum: Wildlife Art Wednesday 3rd April 2019, 17:58
Replies: 2,667
Views: 287,780
Posted By mayoayo
Nice brush work there Arthur...Indeed

Nice brush work there Arthur...Indeed
Forum: Wildlife Art Tuesday 2nd April 2019, 22:09
Replies: 1
Views: 241
Posted By mayoayo
Another Kestrel

Hello.A few years back i posted a whole thead with a series of field notes of a couple of kestrels,that lived across my studio Windows.,and I used to watch all :gh:the time.This one is a more recent...
Forum: Kowa Sunday 24th March 2019, 19:50
Replies: 14
Views: 826
Posted By mayoayo
Yes they are..

Jring..the new 663 are labeled as Prominar...the label is on the other side..

https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1123628-REG/kowa_tsn_663m_angled_body_with_prominar.html


o:)
Forum: Kowa Sunday 24th March 2019, 19:28
Replies: 14
Views: 826
Posted By mayoayo
613

Here
Forum: Kowa Saturday 23rd March 2019, 09:04
Replies: 14
Views: 826
Posted By mayoayo
All the ED models are Prominar...The 613 and 663...

All the ED models are Prominar...The 613 and 663 are included in the nomenclature.Is not a marketing plot and they dont advertise them as Fluorite.Some binoculars and photo lenses are also made under...
Forum: Kowa Saturday 23rd March 2019, 07:36
Replies: 8
Views: 414
Posted By mayoayo
The coatings are better in more recent...

The coatings are better in more recent models,both in the scope and the eyepieces.This improved contrast and apparent sharpness ,no doubt,but If you are going to upgrade from a decent view,then go a...
Forum: Kowa Monday 25th February 2019, 05:53
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By mayoayo
The problem with the 823 and the zoom is not...

The problem with the 823 and the zoom is not about the nose of the eyepiece not fitting the inside of the bayonet,that is not a problem,neither the lenght of the nose .The Mark III can sit...
Forum: Kowa Friday 15th February 2019, 21:03
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By mayoayo
Exactly..It needs to be Closer..please post...

Exactly..It needs to be Closer..please post pictures...eyepiece,adapter,mounted ,etc
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Monday 21st January 2019, 23:00
Replies: 12
Views: 780
Posted By mayoayo
Get him the Meopta and a small ED 50 to...

Get him the Meopta and a small ED 50 to travel..and a trip to South Afrika.i think 4000 eu should cover...
Forum: Nikon Monday 21st January 2019, 22:54
Replies: 37
Views: 2,264
Posted By mayoayo
I owned a number of them over the years,and found...

I owned a number of them over the years,and found one pretty bad unit,or maybe they were two..out of Amazon,i think i returned two units if i remember well.One was obviously detective,,with a...
Forum: Kowa Friday 18th January 2019, 21:06
Replies: 22
Views: 1,598
Posted By mayoayo
That adapter is not easy to find,though,and It is...

That adapter is not easy to find,though,and It is expensive,..the few i have seen recently on eBay went for close to 100$,..I have owned and used all of.the new Wide angle fixed eyepieces on the kowa...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 10th January 2019, 21:22
Replies: 5
Views: 226
Posted By mayoayo
Yes It is!..One of those birds that i never...

Yes It is!..One of those birds that i never see,in spite of being common..thx
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 10th January 2019, 20:53
Replies: 5
Views: 226
Posted By mayoayo
Pipit

What do you think this Bird is?...The picture is horrible ,hand held with my phone,far away and.bad light,but..the Bird was very interesting..Had some chesnut in the cheeks..maybe dark upper...
Forum: Kowa Sunday 30th December 2018, 10:10
Replies: 22
Views: 1,598
Posted By mayoayo
Excellent deal...If the Paint becomes to nasty to...

Excellent deal...If the Paint becomes to nasty to deal with,just remove It with alcohol.Mine has been sticky for years,but is now to the point that makes a bit hard even to grasp ,so I will soon...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Wednesday 28th November 2018, 18:12
Replies: 34
Views: 2,101
Posted By mayoayo
If you want a really light scope in the 82 mm...

If you want a really light scope in the 82 mm class,an old kowa 823 would be about the lighter rig you can get ..my 823 scope ,with hyperion zoom ,manfrotto 441 carbón trípode and a light ball head ...
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