Hi, can anyone recommend a decent pair of binoculars for £200 or there abouts. I've been getting by with a pair of cheap (but very good) Uscamel 10x42's which are my preferred size. Any advice would be greatly received.
Hi Peter, with binoculars I think it's always best to find a shop where you can pick up several and try them out to feel if they are comfortable and suited individually to a person. An idea would be to get maybe get a good quality pair of either ex-demo or 2nd hand if you have considered that as an option. There are several reputable photographic/optical stores that sometimes have very good ones for sale. Here's an example of what could be available with a bit of searching just to give you an idea but as I say, they are really best bought by trying them out first and getting a feel for what suits best; good luck and hope you find a good pair for a good price.
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In reply to Whistling Joe:
Whistling Joe said: I can't get on with many Swarovskis
I'm the same WJ, I use Leica Ultravid 8 x 42 and Mike has the Swarovski 8x42 which I find just don't suit me. We tried both of them in store to make sure they suited our individual needs.
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