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Forum: Zeiss Saturday 17th November 2018, 13:56
Replies: 82
Views: 6,495
Posted By coppo
Compared to the Meopta S2 Lee was it far superior...

Compared to the Meopta S2 Lee was it far superior in every respect?
Forum: Food and Feeders Saturday 27th October 2018, 17:56
Replies: 9
Views: 1,572
Posted By coppo
Agree with improving the habitat, native trees,...

Agree with improving the habitat, native trees, bushes, plants and flowers and no chemicals.
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Saturday 27th October 2018, 17:54
Replies: 4
Views: 1,125
Posted By coppo
I have the S2 a cracking scope but not compared...

I have the S2 a cracking scope but not compared it to the Kowa.
Forum: Mammals Sunday 7th October 2018, 19:06
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By coppo
Yes looks just like a brown rat to me as well.

Yes looks just like a brown rat to me as well.
Forum: Tripod and Heads Wednesday 19th September 2018, 20:04
Replies: 15
Views: 1,870
Posted By coppo
Thank you all very much for that information,...

Thank you all very much for that information, much appreciated, I am still digesting it butt you have given me loads of ideas and recommendations.
Forum: Tripod and Heads Wednesday 19th September 2018, 19:58
Replies: 19
Sticky: A Tripod Primer
Views: 2,621
Posted By coppo
Yes you have thankyou, I was thinking about...

Yes you have thankyou, I was thinking about others as well that may need the information.
Forum: Tripod and Heads Tuesday 18th September 2018, 18:40
Replies: 19
Sticky: A Tripod Primer
Views: 2,621
Posted By coppo
Good info thanks but what about having some...

Good info thanks but what about having some information about what are the best buys, with so much choice around.

I for one am looking for a good tripod for my Meopta S2 Scope.
Forum: Durham Sunday 16th September 2018, 22:36
Replies: 17,306
Views: 4,204,598
Posted By coppo
great photos, you are near us, we live up on the...

great photos, you are near us, we live up on the moors in Teesdale. Get some nice Black Grouse around daily as well as the waders.
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Wednesday 12th September 2018, 11:19
Replies: 13
Views: 2,244
Posted By coppo
I have the S2, a great scope but I havn't looked...

I have the S2, a great scope but I havn't looked through the Kowa so cant compare.
Forum: Tripod and Heads Wednesday 12th September 2018, 11:16
Replies: 15
Views: 1,870
Posted By coppo
My budget is as much as it costs to get a decent,...

My budget is as much as it costs to get a decent, fit for purpose system.
Forum: Tripod and Heads Wednesday 12th September 2018, 11:16
Replies: 15
Views: 1,870
Posted By coppo
Many thanks for that information, very useful. I...

Many thanks for that information, very useful. I will look into getting a decent one, the S2 is a lovely scope but its the tripod that lets everything down.
Forum: Gardening for Birds Monday 10th September 2018, 20:32
Replies: 0
Views: 3,116
Posted By coppo
Any meadow planters

We have planted an hedge, Hawthorn, Hazel, blackthorn, wild rose etc.

Want to have an area of meadow for next year, anybody done this?
Forum: Tripod and Heads Monday 10th September 2018, 20:11
Replies: 15
Views: 1,870
Posted By coppo
Recommend a decent tripod?

One that actually works.

This Vanguard I have just got which was thrown in free with the scope is a pile of trash, you locate a bird/mammal etc and lock it, then it just moves, its stable enough on...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 2nd September 2018, 19:40
Replies: 17
Views: 414
Posted By coppo
No problem, each to is own, that's why I have...

No problem, each to is own, that's why I have never kept a list. I just like looking at and trying to identify birds.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 2nd September 2018, 19:31
Replies: 17
Views: 414
Posted By coppo
Yes I understand that's where the Scoter has been...

Yes I understand that's where the Scoter has been and is still around there but so will be numerous other birds that could be in the photograph.
You can surely only put it on a list if its a...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 2nd September 2018, 19:25
Replies: 17
Views: 414
Posted By coppo
Surely you cant put that on your list from just...

Surely you cant put that on your list from just that photo alone, it could be any number of birds.
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 2nd September 2018, 18:31
Replies: 89
Views: 4,367
Posted By coppo
Then you just need a decent pair, none of the...

Then you just need a decent pair, none of the Alpha ones for sure.

I am like you and have just bought Meopta meostar B1 10x4 HD, brilliant I think but I would probably say that about any good...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 2nd September 2018, 13:42
Replies: 24
Views: 637
Posted By coppo
Yes I thought Knot too, it just doesn't have the...

Yes I thought Knot too, it just doesn't have the feel of a gull, like you say we cant get any true picture of size/structure etc and the angle is poor. It reminds of one of those images from a poor...
Forum: Birds & Birding Saturday 1st September 2018, 20:20
Replies: 679
Views: 64,669
Posted By coppo
Black grouse come in our garden very...

Black grouse come in our garden very occasionally, adders as well, beat that.
Forum: Meopta Saturday 1st September 2018, 17:26
Replies: 4
Views: 782
Posted By coppo
He mentioned you Lee as you have one of their...

He mentioned you Lee as you have one of their S2,s as well.

I am really impressed although not an expert birder like you I am just getting back into it after 35 years. My first scope was an Optolyth...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 1st September 2018, 17:17
Replies: 6
Views: 209
Posted By coppo
Honey buzzard is it.

Honey buzzard is it.
Forum: Meopta Friday 31st August 2018, 21:23
Replies: 11
Views: 1,773
Posted By coppo
Yes thanks guys they are great, I am not a...

Yes thanks guys they are great, I am not a binocular expert like some on here but wow, I know when I pick up a bit of quality, they are wonderful, the S2 Meopta 82 HD scope is also brill with the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 31st August 2018, 20:59
Replies: 2
Views: 128
Posted By coppo
Yes definitely.

Yes definitely.
Forum: Meopta Friday 31st August 2018, 19:20
Replies: 4
Views: 782
Posted By coppo
S2 Spotting scope

Bought one today, what a cracking scope, got the 20-70x eyepiece, what a cracking bit of kit, love it.

How's that for a review?:king:
Forum: Meopta Friday 31st August 2018, 19:18
Replies: 11
Views: 1,773
Posted By coppo
Meostar B1 10X42 HD

Bought some today, my review of these goes like this.

Bloody great.
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