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  1. Hermann

    Swarovski ATS 65HD vs Leica APO 65 vs Kowa 773

    Well, with scopes size matters. A lot. The ATS 65 is one of the best 60/65mm scopes on the market, if not the best. I don't doubt the ATC 56 is an excellent scope as well, but even then the bigger objective lens of the ATS 65 will "win". The ATC is a scope I'd buy if the size and weight of the...
  2. Hermann

    Swarovski ATS 65HD vs Leica APO 65 vs Kowa 773

    Why shouldn't you like it, if it suits your purposes? However, if you believe you can use it handheld and get some real benefits from that, you're sadly mistaken. With a 15x60 binocular (which is easier to use handheld than a scope) you get something like ~7x effective magnfication when you use...
  3. Hermann

    Swarovski ATS 65HD vs Leica APO 65 vs Kowa 773

    Because you only buy such a small scope if you really need the small size. Size matters with scopes. A lot. And the difference between, say, a 50mm scope and a 60mm scope of equal quality is definitely visible in the field. Even at lowish magnifications. BTW, of the scopes the OP listed I'd...
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