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Forum: Binoculars Monday 28th May 2018, 15:57
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Posted By BruceH
Vanguard Website Wide 20% Off

From Vanguard:

One day only! Enjoy 20% off the entire Vanguard website - plus free shipping for all orders in continental USA.

Use promo code MEMORIAL20

https://www.vanguardworld.us/

This...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 28th May 2018, 15:30
Replies: 3,577
Views: 1,157,318
Posted By BruceH
Scopelist 13% Off on some Products

Scopelist, a USA outdoor seller, has a 13% Memorial Day promotion going on for some products. Models from Zeiss, Vortex and Leupold are included. Use the following codes at checkout ......

ZEISS13...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 26th May 2018, 22:49
Replies: 3,577
Views: 1,157,318
Posted By BruceH
SWFA Outdoors 10% Off Sale

SWFA, at Texas outdoors vendor, is having a Memorial Day 10% off promotion that runs through Monday, May 28th, 2018. Use checkout code SHIP49 to get the discount. Free shipping on orders of $49.99...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 17th May 2018, 09:01
Replies: 3,577
Views: 1,157,318
Posted By BruceH
Optics Planet Codes

Optics Planet has a binocular 12% off checkout code good on some but not all models. The offer ends Tuesday, May 22 12:00 AM CDT.

The code is SEEFAR

I successfully tested it on a Zeiss Conquest HD...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 7th May 2018, 00:52
Replies: 144
Views: 9,539
Posted By BruceH
BC ..... Lee put up a post a while back on how to...

BC ..... Lee put up a post a while back on how to tighten the Zeiss eye cups to the eye piece housing.

https://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=336799
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 3rd May 2018, 16:23
Replies: 144
Views: 9,539
Posted By BruceH
BC .... Would you please provide some detail...

BC .... Would you please provide some detail explaining the problem with the eyecups. Thanks.

I have a Zeiss SF in both the 8X and 10X along with a Conquest HD 10X42 that looks to share the same...
Forum: Nikon Thursday 3rd May 2018, 04:30
Replies: 5
Views: 460
Posted By BruceH
KF .... I attempted to duplicate the problem you...

KF .... I attempted to duplicate the problem you described but I did not get any diopter creep.

I used a Nikon 8X32 EDG-II and a Nikon 10X42 EDG-II. For both, I set the focus knob at the extreme...
Forum: Nikon Friday 27th April 2018, 19:43
Replies: 23
Views: 875
Posted By BruceH
Op/Ttech USA has a lot of choices for straps. ...

Op/Ttech USA has a lot of choices for straps. Check them out to see if they have one that works for you.

https://optechusa.com/
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 27th April 2018, 19:33
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By BruceH
I struggle with some hummingbirds but will...

I struggle with some hummingbirds but will venture a guess at a female Anna's Hummingbird. I put this out here knowing it may be wrong in order for those more knowledgeable to point out what about...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 27th April 2018, 15:20
Replies: 61
Views: 1,699
Posted By BruceH
One thing I have learned over the years about...

One thing I have learned over the years about Nikon Optics is that if you ask ten Nikon people the same warranty question, you will get 10 different answers.

Here is the current written USA...
Forum: Swarovski Friday 27th April 2018, 14:12
Replies: 36
Views: 1,795
Posted By BruceH
Also, what was the reason for selling off the new...

Also, what was the reason for selling off the new Swaro Companion CL so soon? It sounded like it was your ideal binocular.
Forum: Swarovski Friday 27th April 2018, 14:10
Replies: 36
Views: 1,795
Posted By BruceH
The Swaro 10X50 may look small in the context of...

The Swaro 10X50 may look small in the context of the above photos, but that is not how it impresses me in use. There is a lot of binocular to fill the hand and to heft around.

As compared to the...
Forum: Swarovski Wednesday 25th April 2018, 21:32
Replies: 17
Views: 1,093
Posted By BruceH
I believe you are talking about the mounting...

I believe you are talking about the mounting points for the Profield strap system that came out a couple of years ago.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ODXL7pZBTSM
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 25th April 2018, 21:16
Replies: 22
Views: 9,051
Posted By BruceH
A belated happy third birthday to the Nikon P900....

A belated happy third birthday to the Nikon P900. It was announced on March 2nd, 2015. Seems like yesterday!

https://www.nikon.com/news/2015/0302_cpx_03.htm

I was hoping Nikon would have an...
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 25th April 2018, 20:43
Replies: 936
Views: 390,748
Posted By BruceH
You might want to browse through YouTube videos. ...

You might want to browse through YouTube videos. I do not have any specific recommendations but you may find some stuff of interest. As my old boss used to tell me, showing is better than telling! ...
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 25th April 2018, 18:10
Replies: 3
Views: 322
Posted By BruceH
Thanks Mike! I had quit looking for firmware...

Thanks Mike! I had quit looking for firmware updates to the P900 a while ago thinking they were done. Have you done the update and if so, any issues?

The firmware updating advantages of the P900...
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 25th April 2018, 17:58
Replies: 55
Views: 2,514
Posted By BruceH
Lee .... That is some article loaded with...

Lee .... That is some article loaded with information. I skimmed through a lot of it put did pick up a lot of knowledge on the names.

It has the following illustration of the various logos (and...
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 25th April 2018, 15:44
Replies: 55
Views: 2,514
Posted By BruceH
Nice summary Dr. G. Thanks! I think of the west...

Nice summary Dr. G. Thanks!

I think of the west German Zeiss as Carl Zeiss and the now gone east German company as Zeiss Jena. Is that correct? How did "Zeiss" label their products pre WWII, cold...
Forum: Swarovski Wednesday 25th April 2018, 15:36
Replies: 17
Views: 1,093
Posted By BruceH
The Zeiss Conquest 8X30 HD you mentioned is...

The Zeiss Conquest 8X30 HD you mentioned is actually a 8X32.

My personal preferences of the ones you mentioned, in order of most favorable:

1st: Zeiss 8X32 FL.
2nd: Zeiss 8X32 Conquest HD -...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 25th April 2018, 15:06
Replies: 61
Views: 1,699
Posted By BruceH
That is correct. Nikon originally came out...

That is correct.

Nikon originally came out with the EDG as a double hinge model and only offered it in the USA. About a year later, they changed the body design to the now current single hinge...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 25th April 2018, 03:22
Replies: 61
Views: 1,699
Posted By BruceH
In one place is says: Offer ends 4/25/18 at...

In one place is says:

Offer ends 4/25/18 at 11:59PM CDT

In another place it says:

It's Now or Never! 10% Off Orders of $75 or More

Monday, April 23 12:00 AM  Thursday, April 26 12:00 AM CDT
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 25th April 2018, 02:46
Replies: 3,577
Views: 1,157,318
Posted By BruceH
No. See this post. ...

No.

See this post.

https://www.birdforum.net/showpost.php?p=3709708&postcount=20
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 25th April 2018, 02:18
Replies: 61
Views: 1,699
Posted By BruceH
Nope. The Optics Planet 10% discount does apply...

Nope. The Optics Planet 10% discount does apply to the Nikon EDG-II 8X32. Looks like you did not try adding it to the cart and applying the HURRY75 code.

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Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 24th April 2018, 21:41
Replies: 3,577
Views: 1,157,318
Posted By BruceH
Optics Planet 10% Off Checkout Coupon

I was just browsing the Optics Planet website and caught they currently have a 10% checkout code going right now on orders of $75 or more, ending tomorrow 4/25/2018. The code is...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 24th April 2018, 21:14
Replies: 61
Views: 1,699
Posted By BruceH
Thanks for the additional detail. At first I...

Thanks for the additional detail. At first I figured this would be from an Amazon Marketplace third party seller. To my surprise, the seller is Amazon itself. What is that all about? I have been...
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