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Forum: Conservation Today, 00:17
Replies: 1,692
Views: 119,597
Posted By elkcub
Well, I guess a little persistence pays off...

Well, I guess a little persistence pays off sometimes. In this case, Democratic Underground.com posted the attached WaPo article (for some strange reason). My worst suspicions are immediately...
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 21:20
Replies: 1,692
Views: 119,597
Posted By elkcub
Whatever it is that you think Diana was saying,...

Whatever it is that you think Diana was saying, it certainly did not involve 'castigating' the Starlink or Kuiper satellites. What is clear, however, is that such satellite systems will provide an...
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 08:54
Replies: 1,692
Views: 119,597
Posted By elkcub
Thanks, Chosun. From the Nature website, I...

Thanks, Chosun.

From the Nature website, I downloaded the article in PDF form (attached). I've skimmed it once and will take a more detailed look tomorrow, but so far nothing suggests the...
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 00:49
Replies: 1,692
Views: 119,597
Posted By elkcub
Hey Diana, NYT and WaPo articles are behind a...

Hey Diana,

NYT and WaPo articles are behind a paywall for non-subscribers, at least in the US. Unless it's possible to download a PDF of the article and post it as an attachment, therefore, any...
Forum: Conservation Saturday 15th June 2019, 20:59
Replies: 1,692
Views: 119,597
Posted By elkcub
Mono, The Starlink video is quite interesting...

Mono,

The Starlink video is quite interesting and informative.

However, since I can't find it, would you please indicate on which post Diana made reference to Starlink.

Thanks,
Ed
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 13th June 2019, 00:34
Replies: 24
Views: 831
Posted By elkcub
Hey Bill, The short way of saying it is that I...

Hey Bill,

The short way of saying it is that I don't quite follow what you mean by "staring (https://www.dictionary.com/browse/staring)" in this situation. So I'm simply asking you to describe the...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 12th June 2019, 23:48
Replies: 24
Views: 831
Posted By elkcub
Bill, Please go through the staring procedure in...

Bill,

Please go through the staring procedure in detail. For example, "Holding the binoculars away from your eyes ... (continue).

Thanks,
Ed
Forum: Conservation Thursday 6th June 2019, 20:16
Replies: 1,692
Views: 119,597
Posted By elkcub
Diana, Relative "risk" assessment using a...

Diana,

Relative "risk" assessment using a percentage change metric can be very misleading if not presented in the context of absolute risk. This article...
Forum: Conservation Thursday 6th June 2019, 00:40
Replies: 1,692
Views: 119,597
Posted By elkcub
Diana, My enjoyment can be likened to a dose of...

Diana,

My enjoyment can be likened to a dose of castor oil. :eek!:

Ed
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 5th June 2019, 22:35
Replies: 1,692
Views: 119,597
Posted By elkcub
Bill, Basically, only subscribers can access NYT...

Bill,

Basically, only subscribers can access NYT articles, which inhibits discussion about them.

Ed
Forum: Conservation Sunday 2nd June 2019, 05:14
Replies: 1,692
Views: 119,597
Posted By elkcub
Well spoken. :t::t: Ed

Well spoken. :t::t:

Ed
Forum: Zeiss Friday 31st May 2019, 22:42
Replies: 114
Views: 5,070
Posted By elkcub
Hi Arthur, In my opinion, forever! I'm...

Hi Arthur,

In my opinion, forever! I'm perfectly happy with my alpha binoculars, which include Swaro, Zeiss, Leica, and Swift products. They're all over 10 yrs. old and stood the test of time. ...
Forum: Conservation Thursday 30th May 2019, 05:45
Replies: 1,692
Views: 119,597
Posted By elkcub
Chosun, There should be room now. Ed

Chosun,
There should be room now.
Ed
Forum: Binoculars Friday 24th May 2019, 04:23
Replies: 91
Views: 4,312
Posted By elkcub
Edmund, I've attached a feasibility analysis for...

Edmund,

I've attached a feasibility analysis for zoom binoculars by Kevin Busarow of Oberwerk. Frankly, I don't think they're in the cards.

Ed
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 22nd May 2019, 07:20
Replies: 55
Views: 2,308
Posted By elkcub
Many thanks. The table appears to allow...

Many thanks. The table appears to allow comparison of several models that I've been interested in over the years, including the old Nikon 8x30 and Swift Audubons.

Was there text to describe how...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 21st May 2019, 05:40
Replies: 91
Views: 4,312
Posted By elkcub
The original survey was modified midstream to...

The original survey was modified midstream to allow only one selection when it originally asked for multiple selections. Several folks commented on this, but, like me, were apparently stuck with...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 17th May 2019, 22:36
Replies: 91
Views: 4,312
Posted By elkcub
Andy, You left out a few popular formats: 6x26...

Andy,

You left out a few popular formats:

6x26 (Bushnell Custom)

6.5x32 (EO Kingbird)

7x26 (Bushnell Custom)
Forum: Binoculars Friday 17th May 2019, 04:02
Replies: 14
Views: 765
Posted By elkcub
Hi Dereck, I suspect the underlying problem may...

Hi Dereck,

I suspect the underlying problem may be that your current binoculars have insufficient eye relief, particularly if they are Porro prisms like Swaro Habichts, EIIs, etc. That may also be...
Forum: Conservation Thursday 16th May 2019, 01:34
Replies: 1,692
Views: 119,597
Posted By elkcub
Yeah, it's a real side-splitter as shown in the...

Yeah, it's a real side-splitter as shown in the attached review of 179 published articles about radiations and male fertility. :D
Maybe it's the ultimate answer to overpopulation now that I think...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 14th May 2019, 21:57
Replies: 1,692
Views: 119,597
Posted By elkcub
Hi Diana, Just thought I'd attach a recent...

Hi Diana,

Just thought I'd attach a recent Panagopoulos paper that addresses shielding methods and products currently being marketed to protect against anthropogenic electromagnetic fields (AEMF). ...
Forum: Others Saturday 11th May 2019, 23:49
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By elkcub
I suspect your binoculars are out of collimation...

I suspect your binoculars are out of collimation and need repair.

Ed
Forum: Swarovski Saturday 11th May 2019, 22:00
Replies: 13
Views: 1,032
Posted By elkcub
Good choice. I don't think you'll regret the...

Good choice. I don't think you'll regret the decision. Make sure to wear it out observing things.

Ed
Forum: Swarovski Saturday 11th May 2019, 00:40
Replies: 48
Views: 2,675
Posted By elkcub
Thanks, Andreas. Henry, your clarification...

Thanks, Andreas.

Henry, your clarification would be appreciated, indeed. But to be fair, my question is somewhat skeptical because a human observer is involved and human observers differ.

Ed
Forum: Swarovski Friday 10th May 2019, 20:48
Replies: 48
Views: 2,675
Posted By elkcub
How do they accomplish this, and how do we know...

How do they accomplish this, and how do we know it's the "right" AFOV?

I'm interested.
Ed
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 7th May 2019, 04:08
Replies: 15
Views: 1,012
Posted By elkcub
Good luck to you, Adun. I'm giving mine to my...

Good luck to you, Adun. I'm giving mine to my grandson. :t:

Let us know how they hold up.

Ed
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