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Best Binoculars (under $200)

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Old Sunday 23rd September 2018, 22:05   #1
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Best Binoculars (under $200)

Hello All!

Relatively new to the forum, so I am grateful that you are taking the time to check this question out!

Overall, I want to get into bird watching, but the crazy amount of binoculars out there is making it very hard to pick a pair! I have roughly $200 cut out to pick a pair and have been looking through this guide on binoculars, but I was wondering if you guys had any recommendations?

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Old Sunday 23rd September 2018, 23:25   #2
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Go to Rogers Sporting Goods on Ebay and get the Bushnell Legend M 8X42 for $175.00, it is the best option for that $$ amount. You will not be disappointed.

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Old Monday 24th September 2018, 01:31   #3
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Hi Roger G.
Welcome to Bird Forum!

Look into the Vortex 8x42 Diamondback. It costs under $200.00 and Vortex has the best warranty in the industry if you ever have a problem with it.

I have one of the first 8x42 Diamondbacks made. It is very well built and still a good user binocular.


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