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  1. elkcub

    Does the Swarovski SLC 8x42 HD have the rolling ball effect while panning?

    I take it that this construction change would hold true for both the 8x and 10x models. I do have to admit this goes way beyond even my prior understanding. As a curiosity it would be interesting to see photos of the new Kahles version. :unsure: Ed
  2. elkcub

    Does the Swarovski SLC 8x42 HD have the rolling ball effect while panning?

    Yes, the 8x42 SLC WB replaced the original 8x42 SLC-HD, although Swaro customer service reps insisted that it still used HD glass. :) Ed
  3. elkcub

    Does the Swarovski SLC 8x42 HD have the rolling ball effect while panning?

    Hello Sz, Overall, Swarovski has an excellent reputation for restoring damaged binoculars to original condition, sometimes to even better than original condition. In the USA, Swarovski Optik North America (SONA) provides this service for optical products they imported, and I've used them many...
  4. elkcub

    Does the Swarovski SLC 8x42 HD have the rolling ball effect while panning?

    Do you have a reference describing how Swarovski measures percent transmission? Thanks, Ed
  5. elkcub

    Does the Swarovski SLC 8x42 HD have the rolling ball effect while panning?

    I have owned and used the original SLC 8x42 SLC-HD like this one for a decade, and appreciate its virtues more each time I use it. So far as I'm concerned Swaro never made a better binocular and probably never will. I never experienced the globe effect while using it. Due to the fact that...
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