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    Swarovski EL vs Zeiss Victory SF

    Congrats on the EL's! Love the optics on those. It's a powerful instrument in a very compact form. Rock-solid build quality. I'm not that excited about wide-field and I wouldn't value the NL's much over the EL 8x32 myself. As prices go into the stratosphere you have to start doing the math...
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    Swarovski EL vs Zeiss Victory SF

    exactly....just an example of how I ended up with the 8x42's. It includes 3 testing sessions at the bird store, plus ordering one pair to my house and returning after a couple days of use. I don't even like 8x32 or 10x32 binos, yet these are some of the most common ones for birding. the...
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    Swarovski EL vs Zeiss Victory SF

    I chose the SF 8x42 for my uber-expensive premium bino. But that's all about my personal preferences, and yours sound different. I figured if I"m spending that much, I want the full-size 42mm objective. I use 8x far more than 10x (less shaking effect) so I wasn't going to blow the big money...
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    Swarovski EL vs Zeiss Victory SF

    This will be a difficult choice, the optics are beautiful in both the EL's and SF's. It took a few visits to the local bird store, as well as ordering and returning a pair, for me to make my final choice between EL and SF. Especially the questions about 8x vs. 10x, you need to decide which you...
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