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Forum: Vortex Wednesday 17th July 2019, 02:05
Replies: 44
Views: 2,384
Posted By jgraider
There's never been a Vortex I'd buy before a...

There's never been a Vortex I'd buy before a Meopta Meostar. The new Vortex UHD pricing is an absolute joke, almost as ludicrous as the Blaser bino's price.
Forum: Binoculars Monday 15th July 2019, 20:24
Replies: 34
Views: 1,799
Posted By jgraider
Problem is Dennis, you sing the praises of your...

Problem is Dennis, you sing the praises of your current binos as "being the best ever", no matter what you have at the time. When you recycle those on Ebay, whatever you wind up with is the new...
Forum: Swarovski Friday 12th July 2019, 00:30
Replies: 6
Views: 595
Posted By jgraider
I have encountered this problem on a couple of...

I have encountered this problem on a couple of different 8x32's. Get a set of the winged eyecups from Swaro, which can be found on ebay, and put them on and try it. It has has worked very well...
Forum: Swarovski Tuesday 2nd July 2019, 01:57
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By jgraider
I'm not sure. I sent them back because when I...

I'm not sure. I sent them back because when I was unscrewing the right eyecup to clean them up, the whole right barrel twisted instead. I wrote it up got a RFA #, and sent them in. All it...
Forum: Swarovski Monday 1st July 2019, 18:43
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By jgraider
The way I understand it is the 10 yr worldwide...

The way I understand it is the 10 yr worldwide warranty is there to satisfy the euro crowd. They will still honor the Swaro USA lifetime warranty, at least that's what I was told. I just...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 1st July 2019, 02:52
Replies: 15
Views: 697
Posted By jgraider
Thanks for the heads up Dennis, but I was a bit...

Thanks for the heads up Dennis, but I was a bit too late. Great find anyway.
Forum: Vortex Monday 1st July 2019, 02:50
Replies: 11
Views: 1,029
Posted By jgraider
A joke, isn't it?

A joke, isn't it?
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 25th June 2019, 13:32
Replies: 12
Views: 1,122
Posted By jgraider
Really enjoyed your comments Kevin. Thanks for...

Really enjoyed your comments Kevin. Thanks for posting them. My sentiments exactly on the Kowa 884 that I had, which is why I replaced mine with the Meopta S2 that goes to 70x quite well. I'd...
Forum: Others Monday 24th June 2019, 19:05
Replies: 6
Views: 574
Posted By jgraider
Price is a joke on all Blaser binos.

Price is a joke on all Blaser binos.
Forum: Swarovski Sunday 9th June 2019, 19:06
Replies: 5
Views: 694
Posted By jgraider
Swarovski already has their well stocked and...

Swarovski already has their well stocked and large corporate booths with reps that regularly attend DSC in Dallas, SCI in Vegas or Reno, NRA, and SHOT shows for all to see and fondle.
Forum: Others Thursday 6th June 2019, 18:51
Replies: 16
Views: 698
Posted By jgraider
It's always nice when things work out even...

It's always nice when things work out even better than expected. Congrats icesheet, and I hope you enjoy them.
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 4th June 2019, 21:31
Replies: 103
Views: 5,745
Posted By jgraider
You may not know squat about marketing but you...

You may not know squat about marketing but you are the king of making excuses. Does that tsunami explain why Nikon's CS and marketing people don't even agree to this very day what their warranty...
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 4th June 2019, 19:52
Replies: 103
Views: 5,745
Posted By jgraider
OK, try this one...maybe you can keep from...

OK, try this one...maybe you can keep from getting your feelers hurt.

I attended SCi and DSC hunting and outdoor shows for over 10 years, and still attend DSC. These shows draw 50,000+ attendees...
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 4th June 2019, 18:23
Replies: 103
Views: 5,745
Posted By jgraider
Obviously they don't.

Obviously they don't.
Forum: GPO Tuesday 4th June 2019, 17:41
Replies: 3
Views: 1,085
Posted By jgraider
I noticed the same thing when I was shopping for...

I noticed the same thing when I was shopping for an inexpensive, high value 8x42, with the GPO, Hawke, and Midas. I doubt there's a nickle's worth of difference between any of them. I wound up...
Forum: Swarovski Tuesday 4th June 2019, 17:39
Replies: 7
Views: 683
Posted By jgraider
I've used Swaro USA service twice on the same...

I've used Swaro USA service twice on the same Swaro 10x50 SV. As a matter of fact it is there as we speak. When I attempted to unscrew the eyepiece from the right barrel, the whole barrel turned!...
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 4th June 2019, 17:36
Replies: 103
Views: 5,745
Posted By jgraider
You've filled this thread with one excuse after...

You've filled this thread with one excuse after another on behalf of Nikon's elementary sport optics marketing skills......so you tell me.
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 4th June 2019, 13:03
Replies: 26
Views: 1,705
Posted By jgraider
10x50 SV. To my eyeballs there is something...

10x50 SV. To my eyeballs there is something extra special about it.
Forum: Meopta Monday 3rd June 2019, 18:05
Replies: 23
Views: 1,492
Posted By jgraider
I was told by Meopta CS personally that this new...

I was told by Meopta CS personally that this new line of binocs had some parts sourced from other countries to save some $$$$, but not the glass which is virtually the same as the Meopro binoculars. ...
Forum: Nikon Saturday 1st June 2019, 13:44
Replies: 103
Views: 5,745
Posted By jgraider
This sums up Nikon Sports Optics marketing about...

This sums up Nikon Sports Optics marketing about perfectly. To see it any other way is just plain denial. The two best (arguably?) products they've ever made were subject to absolutely terrible...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 31st May 2019, 00:21
Replies: 14
Views: 1,298
Posted By jgraider
You're an optics junkie like me Justin. Not ...

You're an optics junkie like me Justin. Not only to I appreciate it, I applaud it! I'm always on the search for a killer view at a killer price. Pretty sure my next purchase will be a bino/rf...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 29th May 2019, 15:37
Replies: 14
Views: 1,298
Posted By jgraider
You can ask this question 'til the cows come...

You can ask this question 'til the cows come home, and you'll never get a consensus because there is no substitute for personal observation, as well all know. Ergos play as big a part in the...
Forum: Nikon Monday 27th May 2019, 15:52
Replies: 103
Views: 5,745
Posted By jgraider
I'll stick with what the human eye tells me, not...

I'll stick with what the human eye tells me, not allbinos, Tobias (no offense), or anybody else for that matter.
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 26th May 2019, 13:59
Replies: 7
Views: 741
Posted By jgraider
Of the three mentioned by the OP, I'd go at it...

Of the three mentioned by the OP, I'd go at it this way...

Nikon M7
Viper HD
Terra ED
Forum: Meopta Sunday 26th May 2019, 12:47
Replies: 23
Views: 1,492
Posted By jgraider
The tax burden is way less in Florida. Great...

The tax burden is way less in Florida. Great move on Meopta's part.
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