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What type of binoculars do you use when hunting?

Brands of Binoculars in hunting  

40 members have voted

  1. 1. What brand of binocular do you use most when hunting?

    • Barska
      1
    • BSA
      0
    • Burris
      0
    • Bushnell
      8
    • Kahles
      0
    • Leica
      2
    • Leupold
      4
    • Meopta
      1
    • Nikon
      6
    • Simmons
      0
    • Steiner
      5
    • Swarovski
      4
    • Zeiss
      2
    • Other
      3
    • I don't use binoculars
      2


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Just curious as to what type of binoculars are being used when hunting. I use a pair of Nikon 7x35 that seem to do the trick for me.S&S

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I like my Nikon Premier LX L 8x42 binoculars the best. Very clear with great glass. They're a bit pricey but after a day of using them it makes all the difference.Hey S&S you should vote on your own poll. ^_^

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I use a leupold 10X23 wind river mesa. They aren't the best during the last few minuits of legal shooting time but they are cheap, compact, lightweight, and very clear

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Hey S&S you should vote on your own poll. ^_^
SJohn,Good call! I'm not use to that much labor for a post...so I forgot to start off the voting. :doh[1]: S&S

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I use a big arse Barska. It something like 4-30X50 or something like that. It's somewhat hard to focus and very difficult to keep steady when zoomed in at 30X, but it's the only one I got, and I got it free (that's my favorite kind).

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Steiner Predators 12x40. Great field of view, work in low light, no fog problems. Great when glassing for elk in Colorado!Darren

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Swarovski, tried them all but I don't consider taking anything else with me anymore. I can see the eye's of a ground squirrel in the weeds as if he was on a HD Cinemax Screen, then all I have to do is get him transferred to my scope, which can be a problem at times. :doh[1]:

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Swarovski, tried them all but I don't consider taking anything else with me anymore. I can see the eye's of a ground squirrel in the weeds as if he was on a HD Cinemax Screen, then all I have to do is get him transferred to my scope, which can be a problem at times. :doh[1]:
You said Swaros but did you vote on the poll. There's only one vote for Swaros and it's mine.

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Leupold here.. Only thing Swarovski I own is a range finder that we had to have because it goes out 1700 yards... Only reason I dont own more is cuz well... I aint rich LOL...

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I use a pair of 8 x 40 Nikons from walmart that I don't mind gettting dirty and roughed up. They do tend to fog up quite a bit in the cold and in the rain. Eventually will step up into something better.
Eventually...Easter is just around the corner. Here's a link for the step up you're looking for.http://www.swfa.com/c-168-swarovski-el-binoculars.aspxS&S

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I use Nikon as where I hunt is in the trees and I only have a short field of view. I noted that (3)three of us said Nikon but the survey showed only (1)one vote for Nikon.

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You said Swaros but did you vote on the poll. There's only one vote for Swaros and it's mine.
thought I voted unless it didn't go thru, sure you voted? :doh[1]:

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