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  1. Poor seeing but great image non the less. Bob
  2. Sold! To a gentleman called Binosaurus Rex. Cheers Dave, hope you enjoy them. ATB Bob
  3. Ok then, how does £350 posted sound? Come on boys and girls, these really are first class.
  4. For sale are my Lunt Engineering 16x70 Binoculars. "Lunt Engineering's 11x and 16x Magnesium binoculars feature large 70mm objectives, premium quality fully multicoated optics and Bak-4 prisms in a remarkably light magnesium body. An excellent choice for astronomy! The rigid magnesium body is sealed against the elements. The degree of protection is rated at IPX-7, meaning they can withstand water entry for up to 30 minutes in 1 meter of water so it will easily survive a damp night and if you drop it in the mud you can wash it off under a tap! Also, the binocular interior is Nitrogen-purged (the air inside has been replaced with Nitrogen) rendering it 100% fog-proof. The interior will never mist up so the optics remain pristine and free of the spidery fungal growth that affects so many binoculars used in coastal areas. A light rubber armour provides a tactile slip-resistant grip. Focus is achieved by adjusting each eyepiece individually and eye-relief is a generous 20mm so eye-glass wearers will have no problem seeing the full image. A tripod adapter thread is located on the bridge and covered by a metal cap. To use the binocular on a regular photo tripod simply unscrew the cap then attach the included tripod adapter. " They are in an unmarked and excellent condition, and are only a few months old. I have three pairs of binoculars, and a telescope, and the wife thinks this is an extravagance. My Pentax are plenty good enough for my needs. And besides, I could always convince her that my next project is a worthy one! They retail at £480 give or take a quid or two, so i'm asking for £380 posted. An absolute bargain, and they are worth every penny - these really are as good as the reviews say they are. Paypal accepted, as is cash on collection. First PM I get, gets 'em. ATB Bob
  5. Theres a camp site on the A65 from Long Preston to Cowan Bridge area. Think it's called Pine Lodge or something like that. Sorry if that sounds a little vague, but you will be up near the three peaks and it's pretty dark and not much light pollution. ATB Bob
  6. Hello and welcome to a great site. Loads of help available, so ask away. ATB Bob
  7. Hello and welcome. Plenty of help on here when you need it. ATB Bob
  8. Welcome Jim, Great site this. ATB Bob
  9. Welcome, enjoy the site. ATB Bob
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    hello all

    Welcome. Ask when ur ready, theres plenty of help and knowledge available. ATB Bob
  11. Know the feeling well... waiting for a new set of binos...
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    Welcome, Great film eh? Good site this. Loads of help when you need it. ATB Bob
  13. bob4026

    Hello from Germany

    Welcome... Germany is a beautiful part of the world. Have holidayed in the Harz, and the Mosel. You are very lucky. ATB Bob
  14. bob4026

    Holland Calling

    Welcome to a great hobby, and a great forum. ATB Bob
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