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Forum: Georgia Saturday 25th December 2010, 16:49
Replies: 0
Views: 15,678
Posted By EagleEyed
Need Georgia Birding Information?!

Hi All,

The Near Georgia Report has, or has links to, almost all of the Georgia (US) birding information you might need at: www.neargareport.com

Good Birding All,

Eagleeyed
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 20th July 2010, 02:01
Replies: 6
Views: 2,283
Posted By EagleEyed
Hi Guys, I have been using the Heliopan UV...

Hi Guys,

I have been using the Heliopan UV SH-PMC filter on my US Fieldscope ED82 A for the past 3 years, love it:
http://www.heliopan.de/Heliopan-Filters.pdf

You can get one in the US...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Monday 29th March 2010, 01:54
Replies: 5
Views: 4,601
Posted By EagleEyed
Hi Kimmo, Thanks so much for the great...

Hi Kimmo,

Thanks so much for the great pioneering work you have done with the cable-tie sight, I was amazed when I first learned of it here from you and tried it, it totally transformed my spotting...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Sunday 28th March 2010, 16:16
Replies: 5
Views: 4,601
Posted By EagleEyed
Hi All, Thanks and special thanks go to Ronald...

Hi All,

Thanks and special thanks go to Ronald for the use of his superb drawings! I use mine with the stay-on case only, the releasable ties make this so easy to make it tight enough (and then be...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Saturday 27th March 2010, 13:48
Replies: 5
Views: 4,601
Posted By EagleEyed
Cable-Tie Sight for Angled-Eyepiece Birding Scopes - Latest sermon and guide

Hi All,

Since first learning about the Cable-Tie Sight for Angled-Eyepiece Birding Scopes from Kabsetz and KorHann and others back in 2007 in the Nikon spotting scope forum here I eventually put...
Forum: Nikon Thursday 26th March 2009, 15:54
Replies: 10
Views: 7,887
Posted By EagleEyed
Thanks All, very helpful! For documentation...

Thanks All, very helpful!

For documentation purposes I do like Baltus' approach, for use with the 30MC which I have that is a very good solution! Speed and simplicity are Very Important.

For far...
Forum: Nikon Friday 20th March 2009, 14:29
Replies: 10
Views: 7,887
Posted By EagleEyed
Thanks horukuru! I am using a Manfrotto 055MFV...

Thanks horukuru! I am using a Manfrotto 055MFV carbon fiber tripod with the 701RC2 head, so far so good, like this setup. Did I read that you upgraded to the 501 head, if so did it make a good...
Forum: Nikon Friday 20th March 2009, 01:59
Replies: 10
Views: 7,887
Posted By EagleEyed
Nikon Fieldscope ED82 Angled Digiscoping ???

Hi All,

I have a Fieldscope 82mm ED Angled (I also have the 50mm ED Angled) with the 25-75x zoom, the 50x wide, and the 30x wide, these are all the MC eyepieces not the digiscoping eyepieces. I...
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 10th March 2009, 16:19
Replies: 50
Views: 8,778
Posted By EagleEyed
Premier SE 8x32, 10x42, 12x50 for 2009

Hi All

If you check: http://www.nikonbirding.com/binoculars.html
You can download the 2009 catalog and it has the Premier SE 8x32, 10x42, and the 12x50 inside!

Mark
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 1st April 2008, 01:29
Replies: 25
Views: 4,513
Posted By EagleEyed
Call or email him and see!

Call or email him and see!
Forum: Nikon Monday 31st March 2008, 00:16
Replies: 25
Views: 4,513
Posted By EagleEyed
Hi All, Check http://www.accuflite.com/ I...

Hi All,

Check http://www.accuflite.com/

I bought my Nikon #8337 kit (82mm, 25-75x zoom, case) and an angled body only (no eyepiece) 50mm ED Fieldscope from him last summer after reading that cl5man...
Forum: Nikon Monday 31st March 2008, 00:00
Replies: 6
Views: 1,820
Posted By EagleEyed
Paul, I have the 82mm and the 50mm and would...

Paul,

I have the 82mm and the 50mm and would really prefer not to use the 50mm at over 27x Wide. I don't think 27x is near enough to view distant shorebirds. I find I use the zoom at 75x on the...
Forum: Nikon Saturday 8th March 2008, 23:03
Replies: 1
Views: 1,102
Posted By EagleEyed
New "Fieldscopes" ???

Hi All,

Has anyone heard of any pending release of new Nikon "Fieldscopes"? I had heard from a pretty good source last year that there would be new scopes this year! It will probably be a surprise...
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 8th January 2008, 00:36
Replies: 15
Views: 6,392
Posted By EagleEyed
Nikon 82mm ED Angled or Kowa 883 ???

Hi George,

If eye-relief, field-of-view, and eyeglass wear are not possible issues then the 25x-75x zoom of the Nikon beats the 20x-60x zoom of the Kowa (and also anyone else's zoom for pure...
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 27th November 2007, 02:34
Replies: 21
Views: 4,224
Posted By EagleEyed
Hi JMI, I have the 82ED, and this August paid...

Hi JMI,

I have the 82ED, and this August paid $1069 for the new US #8337 kit (I realize you're in England) which comes with the 25-75x Zoom and the case. I also have the 30x Wide, and the 50x Wide...
Forum: Nikon Saturday 17th November 2007, 19:44
Replies: 8
Views: 5,366
Posted By EagleEyed
Thanks Brian, that is good information! EE

Thanks Brian, that is good information! EE
Forum: Nikon Friday 16th November 2007, 09:56
Replies: 25
Views: 4,210
Posted By EagleEyed
black lark, I believe the filter is much more...

black lark,

I believe the filter is much more exposed to the weather than the objective as it is more on the front of the scope than the objective (which is a little bit more recessed). If you use...
Forum: Nikon Thursday 15th November 2007, 01:46
Replies: 8
Views: 5,366
Posted By EagleEyed
Medinabrit, Do you actually think the Nikon ED is...

Medinabrit, Do you actually think the Nikon ED is better than the Pentax ED (XW EPs or not)? The Pentax does have a bigger objective. Thanks, EE

Texun, I suppose this is a little off-thread, but...
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 14th November 2007, 17:27
Replies: 12
Views: 2,983
Posted By EagleEyed
cnybirder, Yes, but most people want to have the...

cnybirder,

Yes, but most people want to have the option of returning something no questions asked for a certain amount of time. Just need to check with him on what his policy is, he is not a...
Forum: Nikon Sunday 11th November 2007, 00:54
Replies: 37
Views: 8,771
Posted By EagleEyed
Sancho, Good work and congrats! Let us know what...

Sancho, Good work and congrats! Let us know what you think!
Forum: Hummingbirds Thursday 8th November 2007, 23:09
Replies: 6
Views: 1,909
Posted By EagleEyed
Green-breasted Mango - Dublin Georgia USA

Hi All,

We have had a Green-breasted Mango in Dublin Georgia USA for about two weeks now! This is the first record for Georgia!

You can read all about it...
Forum: Nikon Thursday 8th November 2007, 22:56
Replies: 37
Views: 8,771
Posted By EagleEyed
Sancho, I think that if Mrs. Sancho really...

Sancho,

I think that if Mrs. Sancho really listens closely she will easily see the wisdom of this logic! After all it's only about $400 US as opposed to other scope things which could be...
Forum: Nikon Thursday 8th November 2007, 02:01
Replies: 37
Views: 8,771
Posted By EagleEyed
Sancho, I think if that's your main scope and...

Sancho,

I think if that's your main scope and you love it, then you could really use both versions, and it really would not be too much of an obsession to have both, but rather a real necessity. If...
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 7th November 2007, 00:37
Replies: 37
Views: 8,771
Posted By EagleEyed
Don't forget the Cable-Tie Sight!

Don't forget the Cable-Tie Sight!
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 7th November 2007, 00:32
Replies: 24
Views: 8,182
Posted By EagleEyed
OOOooooo, if you do make the 20x a 38x, you'll be...

OOOooooo, if you do make the 20x a 38x, you'll be very glad that you did!
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