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lightweight binos

Postby ellison on Wed Dec 07, 2005 6:43 pm

I am looking for reliable easy to use waterproof binoculars for an Alaskan cruise, some hiking and birdwatching and all purpose use. I am petite so I need something lightweight. I wear glasses. I am looking to pay about $300. Any suggestions?

Postby on Wed Dec 07, 2005 7:24 pm


In a standard 8x binocular, I like the Swift Audubon 828HHS, ... ulars.html for its excellent optics and its nice handling. Though not quite as good optically, the smaller Pentax DCF MP 8x28, ... proof.html is even nicer handling.
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