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Forum: Binoculars Yesterday, 18:21
Replies: 10
Views: 308
Posted By ceasar
The used ones that I have seen were a faded green...

The used ones that I have seen were a faded green color.

Bob
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 14:44
Replies: 4
Views: 84
Posted By ceasar
Agree on Dark Morph Short-tailed Hawk. It is a...

Agree on Dark Morph Short-tailed Hawk.

It is a good match with the dark morph Short-tailed Hawk shown at plate 268 in Wheeler's Raptor's of Western North America.

Bob
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 12:44
Replies: 4
Views: 73
Posted By ceasar
Agree with juv. Broad-winged Hawk.

Agree with juv. Broad-winged Hawk.
Forum: Binoculars Yesterday, 12:14
Replies: 80
Views: 3,151
Posted By ceasar
Chuck, Thanks for that transmission info. I...

Chuck,

Thanks for that transmission info. I don't know how I missed it. :h?:

Bob
Forum: Binoculars Yesterday, 03:59
Replies: 80
Views: 3,151
Posted By ceasar
Chuck, Re your Post #73. The FOV of the Leica...

Chuck,

Re your Post #73.

The FOV of the Leica 7x42 Trinovid BN is 8 or 420'@1000yds. I have had one for at least 10 years. I purchased it from Cabelas as a discontinued item at a good price. ...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 19th April 2018, 14:29
Replies: 3
Views: 102
Posted By ceasar
I agree. When was the picture taken? I'm seeing...

I agree. When was the picture taken? I'm seeing them in Pennsylvania now.

Bob
Forum: Swarovski Wednesday 18th April 2018, 00:51
Replies: 67
Views: 2,203
Posted By ceasar
BC, I didn't say say that the Nikon 8x30 EII did...

BC,

I didn't say say that the Nikon 8x30 EII did a little better in Allbinos ratings in my post #56. I posited that the 8x30 Habicht would get a rating similar to the one they gave to the 10x40...
Forum: Swarovski Tuesday 17th April 2018, 17:16
Replies: 67
Views: 2,203
Posted By ceasar
The 8x30 Habicht would probably have received a...

The 8x30 Habicht would probably have received a rating similar to the one that the 10x40 Habicht got. There doesn't seem to be any reason why it would have been much higher or much lower as they...
Forum: Swarovski Tuesday 17th April 2018, 14:49
Replies: 67
Views: 2,203
Posted By ceasar
Allbinos has a review of the Nikon 8x30 EII and...

Allbinos has a review of the Nikon 8x30 EII and has ranked it 9th in its ranking of 31 binoculars in the 8x32 category. It also has a light transmission analysis of it at the end of the review. The...
Forum: Nikon Monday 16th April 2018, 22:40
Replies: 66
Views: 4,106
Posted By ceasar
I would not send my Nikon E2s into Nikon for...

I would not send my Nikon E2s into Nikon for repairs even if I still had the sales slips. I do have one for my 10x35 E2 which is a Refurb and only has a 90 day warranty. I don't want them...
Forum: Meopta Sunday 15th April 2018, 22:46
Replies: 24
Views: 669
Posted By ceasar
Hi Barry, Thank you for your kind words. I am...

Hi Barry,

Thank you for your kind words.

I am pleased that you are happy with your new 7x42 from Meopta. I was sorely tempted to order one after I found out that they were being discontinued but...
Forum: Swarovski Sunday 15th April 2018, 22:32
Replies: 67
Views: 2,203
Posted By ceasar
The green rubber eye cups will solve the eye cups...

The green rubber eye cups will solve the eye cups problem if Swarovski makes them a free option with the purchase of an 8x30. It will also, in all likelihood, increase their sales.

Seeing the...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 15th April 2018, 03:40
Replies: 148
Views: 3,190
Posted By ceasar
That is a nice picture of a Brown Creeper!:t: Bob

That is a nice picture of a Brown Creeper!:t:

Bob
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 15th April 2018, 03:33
Replies: 126
Views: 6,013
Posted By ceasar
That tells me that they have to correct their...

That tells me that they have to correct their website which ideally they will do when they get around to it.:smoke:

Bob
Forum: Swarovski Saturday 14th April 2018, 13:07
Replies: 67
Views: 2,203
Posted By ceasar
My guess is that Swarovski periodically upgraded...

My guess is that Swarovski periodically upgraded the glass in them when these improvements were added to their other binoculars. We all know that Swarovski's Serial Number system gives the dates of...
Forum: Swarovski Saturday 14th April 2018, 01:43
Replies: 67
Views: 2,203
Posted By ceasar
Try the Habicht. If you can use it, get it. If...

Try the Habicht. If you can use it, get it. If you can't use it, forget it.

You shouldn't have to go looking for eye cups to put on it so you can use it comfortably. Swarovski could have...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 13th April 2018, 15:49
Replies: 3
Views: 236
Posted By ceasar
:hi:Hi Yolokat, I see you are in Western North...

:hi:Hi Yolokat,

I see you are in Western North Carolina. If there are any sporting goods stores near you visit them to see if they have inexpensive binoculars for sale. The first thing to remember...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 8th April 2018, 19:53
Replies: 44
Views: 1,088
Posted By ceasar
Andy, I currently have the 10x32 EDG II. Nikon...

Andy,

I currently have the 10x32 EDG II. Nikon replaced my 10x32 EDG I after 3 years use because the exterior cover over the tubes was bubbling and the corrugated rubber sleeve around the focus...
Forum: Nikon Sunday 8th April 2018, 12:27
Replies: 17
Views: 555
Posted By ceasar
Hi BC, Those Nikon 7x35 Action binoculars will...

Hi BC,

Those Nikon 7x35 Action binoculars will work for Birding real well!

I donated one to my American Legion Post which has a Bar and Lounge that overlooks a lake. It stays behind the bar and...
Forum: Others Saturday 7th April 2018, 03:15
Replies: 14
Views: 438
Posted By ceasar
They are pretty tough. My son has had one with...

They are pretty tough. My son has had one with him in Brazil for more than a year taking it with him from Sao Paulo to Aracaju to Manaus and now Belem. He uses it casually but he doesn't baby it....
Forum: Nikon Saturday 7th April 2018, 02:39
Replies: 24
Views: 1,336
Posted By ceasar
I mentioned it in Post #15 above and gave credit...

I mentioned it in Post #15 above and gave credit for it to Brock. Steve confirmed that the method of avoiding "kidney beaning" while using MOLCET works in Post #19 above.

It comes up every now and...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 6th April 2018, 21:58
Replies: 9
Views: 240
Posted By ceasar
The "Bib" is more defined. It is the length of...

The "Bib" is more defined.

It is the length of the wings that got me thinking it might be a Swainsons but the wings aren't well defined in the pictures. Their tips should be about as long as the...
Forum: Zeiss Friday 6th April 2018, 20:27
Replies: 74
Views: 3,561
Posted By ceasar
It might be difficult to make a 32mm SF small...

It might be difficult to make a 32mm SF small enough to please buyers using upside down SP prisms like the 42 mm SF has. Zeiss didn't put AK prisms in their 32mm Victorys either.

I suppose they...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 6th April 2018, 20:07
Replies: 9
Views: 240
Posted By ceasar
I think that second bird might be a Light Morph...

I think that second bird might be a Light Morph Swainson's Hawk. Its wing tips look to be as long as its tail. There looks to be a light colored bib on the top of its chest and I can't see any white...
Forum: Others Friday 6th April 2018, 12:51
Replies: 14
Views: 438
Posted By ceasar
There is always the Sightron "Blue Sky" II 8x32...

There is always the Sightron "Blue Sky" II 8x32 if it is available in Europe.

https://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=211793

See pictures of it at the end of the 1st post through Post #6.

Bob
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