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    Request advice re: Nikon Fieldscope ED50

    Frankly, I think mayomayo suggestion would work more happily for you. The big stick just seems cumbersome to carry around., plus no monopod will ever give you a stable viewing platform. They are good more to get a look rather than to give a view, at least in my experience. You could cut your...
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    Request advice re: Nikon Fieldscope ED50

    Thank you for that update, it puts a very different complexion on things. The ED-60 is a much more robust and heavy scope than the ED-50, it really is a full size unit. although they both use the same eye pieces. I don't think the Velbon Super 8 would be a good fit for it, it is pretty light and...
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    Request advice re: Nikon Fieldscope ED50

    The ED50 can readily be used hand held, especially at lower power, more easily with the straight version, but even the angled version with the cable sight suggested by Kabsetz. (Cable-tie sighting device: IMPROVED! COLLAPSABLE!) I use mine with a Velbon Ultra Super 8 monopod, linked by a BH-30...
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