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Forum: Others Thursday 29th March 2018, 09:57
Replies: 117
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Posted By paddy7
Just checked for UK listings EDIV and Wex has it...

Just checked for UK listings EDIV and Wex has it for 100 off at 299. Now, is this the 'pre-recall' or the production release from 2016/17 or what?
It's all getting a bit confusing. I still don't...
Forum: Others Monday 24th April 2017, 07:57
Replies: 117
Views: 42,504
Posted By paddy7
Hi - personally, i couldn't see much increase in...

Hi - personally, i couldn't see much increase in light transmission in the EDIV. If it was there, it was negligible, and was offset by the flat field and edge-to-edge sharpness of the EDII. The...
Forum: Others Thursday 13th April 2017, 10:58
Replies: 117
Views: 42,504
Posted By paddy7
My take on it (for what it's worth) is this: when...

My take on it (for what it's worth) is this:
when i decided i needed to take birding more seriously in whatever year it was, i decided to dispense with my 23-year-old porros and get with the...
Forum: Others Wednesday 12th April 2017, 07:53
Replies: 117
Views: 42,504
Posted By paddy7
Nah...should be fine! Actually, i can't speak for...

Nah...should be fine! Actually, i can't speak for the 10x as i've never used them. Love the 8s though!
Forum: Others Wednesday 12th April 2017, 05:17
Replies: 117
Views: 42,504
Posted By paddy7
Not sure what's going on, but a few months back i...

Not sure what's going on, but a few months back i went and tried the IV against my own EDII and thought the EDII a far better set. It seemed to me that the plusses of the EDII (the edge-to-edge...
Forum: Others Thursday 27th October 2016, 08:37
Replies: 117
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Posted By paddy7
Noted: a UK supplier offering the ED...

Noted: a UK supplier offering the ED IV:
http://www.feathersoptics.co.uk/vanguard_endeavourEDIV_8x42.php
Forum: Others Wednesday 30th March 2016, 08:13
Replies: 117
Views: 42,504
Posted By paddy7
Possibly they're bypassing EDIII as an over-used...

Possibly they're bypassing EDIII as an over-used descriptor and to avoid confusion with other makes.... can't say i've seen anything called EDIV elsewhere..
Forum: Others Tuesday 29th March 2016, 09:15
Replies: 117
Views: 42,504
Posted By paddy7
Forgot to mention: slightly shorter, but slightly...

Forgot to mention: slightly shorter, but slightly heavier. Another lens perhaps? Might indicate something on the transmission front.
Forum: Others Tuesday 29th March 2016, 09:13
Replies: 117
Views: 42,504
Posted By paddy7
Interesting - The EO specs list show an EDIV is...

Interesting -
The EO specs list show an EDIV is slightly shorter, very slightly lighter, half a foot better on close focus, same FOV, about the same ER. So, there must be something about it not...
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