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Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 26th September 2018, 03:35
Replies: 2
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Posted By perterra
I've never had a lot of trouble after the initial...

I've never had a lot of trouble after the initial stiction is over come on the yosemites.
Forum: Interviews with Optics Retailers Sunday 23rd September 2018, 20:59
Replies: 24
Views: 1,125
Posted By perterra
Cameraland is a good one, bought a Minox from...

Cameraland is a good one, bought a Minox from them a few years back and was very pleased with their service
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 16th September 2018, 18:02
Replies: 41
Views: 2,258
Posted By perterra
I center my vision and move my head to read...

I center my vision and move my head to read instead of my eyes, now. I never did until switching to progressives. Took a few days to adapt, but if have trouble adapting to things like that, then...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 15th September 2018, 21:22
Replies: 30
Views: 2,242
Posted By perterra
Only one I would replace without thinking is a...

Only one I would replace without thinking is a Leupold Yosemite 6X30. I dont own any high end, but the Zeiss Conquest HD and the Zen Prime I do own are great binoculars, but I doubt I would worry...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 27th August 2018, 23:25
Replies: 21
Views: 743
Posted By perterra
Yes sir, for me, most are useless the other...

Yes sir, for me, most are useless the other direction. I need more eye relief.
Forum: Interviews with Optics Manufacturers Friday 24th August 2018, 23:25
Replies: 71
Views: 4,126
Posted By perterra
Nice write up.

Nice write up.
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 14th August 2018, 17:39
Replies: 41
Views: 2,258
Posted By perterra
In my case zeiss progressives gave me a splitting...

In my case zeiss progressives gave me a splitting headache. Tried remaking with the same result. Switching to crizals at the time solves the problem. My optometrist said it was the design of the...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 14th August 2018, 00:14
Replies: 41
Views: 2,258
Posted By perterra
Find an optometrist who is very accommodating and...

Find an optometrist who is very accommodating and do a bunch of research. Having said that for me they are a no brainer (I would be in trifocals) there are a lot of different designs, and the wrong...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 11th August 2018, 01:06
Replies: 41
Views: 2,258
Posted By perterra
You know the old saying about assuming. In this...

You know the old saying about assuming. In this case, your assumption is wrong. I have been wearing progressives for 20 years, I tolerate them better than looking over or under the lines. I actually...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 26th July 2018, 00:38
Replies: 115
Views: 6,913
Posted By perterra
I'm not sure after you reach mid 40's that 4% is...

I'm not sure after you reach mid 40's that 4% is a perceptible difference for the normal human eye.
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 22nd July 2018, 15:02
Replies: 115
Views: 6,913
Posted By perterra
Or just dont particularly care. I'm usually...

Or just dont particularly care. I'm usually looking at something other than admiring the view of the binocular. Which is probably the reason I use a oair of Leupold Yosemite 6X30 a lot more often...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 17th June 2018, 16:11
Replies: 42
Views: 3,158
Posted By perterra
:-O and chewed up eye glasses, torn curtains and...

:-O
and chewed up eye glasses, torn curtains and various other maladies :-O
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 17th June 2018, 14:50
Replies: 42
Views: 3,158
Posted By perterra
Okay, three mischievous looking dogs. :-O

Okay, three mischievous looking dogs. :-O
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 16th June 2018, 21:45
Replies: 42
Views: 3,158
Posted By perterra
The man with the mischievous looking dog nailed it

The man with the mischievous looking dog nailed it
Forum: Zeiss Saturday 16th June 2018, 21:41
Replies: 65
Views: 4,686
Posted By perterra
Does it matter what the engraved setting say if...

Does it matter what the engraved setting say if you can get a clear image. I for one have never looked at the dioptre setting on any binocular or scope I own. I just adjust until I get the view I...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 28th May 2018, 20:21
Replies: 28
Views: 2,292
Posted By perterra
:eek!::-C

:eek!::-C
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 27th May 2018, 15:50
Replies: 35
Views: 6,789
Posted By perterra
Hunters have pretty much adopted composites in...

Hunters have pretty much adopted composites in every thread of the sport. I suspect you are right
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 27th May 2018, 14:09
Replies: 28
Views: 2,292
Posted By perterra
Nah, west of Dallas.

Nah, west of Dallas.
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 27th May 2018, 02:19
Replies: 28
Views: 2,292
Posted By perterra
Probably more north central than west, but I can...

Probably more north central than west, but I can see west Texas from here, and for ever wind from the west, we get a little more west Texas deposited here.
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 26th May 2018, 20:48
Replies: 28
Views: 2,292
Posted By perterra
I couldnt tell you what any of mine are set on,...

I couldnt tell you what any of mine are set on, it's of no importance to me. I adjust it until I hit the best vision for me then it is hardly ever touched again. Theres just too many variable for me...
Forum: Zen Ray Monday 21st May 2018, 23:03
Replies: 7
Views: 2,155
Posted By perterra
My Primes seem to be an extremely solid built...

My Primes seem to be an extremely solid built glass, might try sending in for repair to a binocular repair shop. I doubt the eye cups are some proprietary fit.

Suddarth gets plenty of good reviews ...
Forum: Zen Ray Saturday 19th May 2018, 01:00
Replies: 15
Views: 1,697
Posted By perterra
Or get them repaired by Suddarth....

Or get them repaired by Suddarth.

https://suddarthoptical.com/
Forum: Binoculars Monday 14th May 2018, 23:26
Replies: 85
Views: 5,363
Posted By perterra
SWFA, Close (like 20 minutes), big selection...

SWFA,

Close (like 20 minutes), big selection and the ability to look thru a lot of choices.
Forum: Binoculars Monday 14th May 2018, 01:40
Replies: 91
Views: 7,634
Posted By perterra
Ideally yes, but it kinda depends on how the...

Ideally yes, but it kinda depends on how the company is set up departmental wise. If you have a production department and a warranty department that are funded independently they can be at odds....
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 13th May 2018, 02:48
Replies: 91
Views: 7,634
Posted By perterra
Just trying to squeeze money out of a customer...

Just trying to squeeze money out of a customer doesn't drive that kind of relationship. I still get invitations to graduations of kids from customers I havent dealt with in 15 years. They are my...
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