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  1. J

    Pentax Papilo images don't merge.

    Hi Dave, when you use other binoculars and your IPD is correctly set, what do you measure (from left edge of the left eyecup to left edge of the right one)? Joachim
  2. J

    Pentax Papilo images don't merge.

    Hi Bill, you are correct, you spoke about fields not merging, and this is what I saw (albeit slightly) in my second test. I should have pointed that out and maybe done a test vs a screen (so the edges can be clearly seen) before instead of grabbing the pair and looking at some random stuff in...
  3. J

    Pentax Papilo images don't merge.

    Hi, just tried reading the text on here at minimum focus though my Papilio 6.5x21 - image nicely merged at my normal IPD of 63mm - very comfortable. Circles were indeed off a little bit then. I could set a lower IPD to get the circles to merge but my nose said no... As for getting full size...
  4. J

    Pentax Papilo images don't merge.

    Hi Bill, sorry, but I beg to disagree. Users should be able to use a pair of Pentax Papilio to observe an object at ranges down to 0.5m w/o a double image or going cross-eyed - if the pair of Papilio, the eyes of the user and the handling of the binoculars are ok. Your argument is of course...
  5. J

    Pentax Papilo images don't merge.

    Hi, can you ask somebody else to test 'em at close range to make sure they're ok? Joachim
  6. J

    Pentax Papilo images don't merge.

    Hi, actually the objectives of the Papilios are quite close together in the first place and I think they go even closer together toward the minimum focus. This normally works fine for most users. Is it possible that you are squinting slightly? I do and when using a borrowed pair of bins on...
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