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#1 JakeT

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 09:04 PM

Who is making binos with rangefinders besides Swaro and Leica? Anyone have reviews?
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Posted 26 October 2013 - 02:51 AM

I have the swaros and I bought them after I had the leicas.  Swaros have angle compensation.  Cant think of anything else you would want in a pair of binocs.  Archery guys say they are not good at short yardage though.

 

Sorry, I have no info on the bushnell ones.  I do believe they make them though.  I believe they would not hold their resale value though.


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Posted 26 October 2013 - 03:51 PM

Zeiss makes them.  Zeiss Victory RF I think they also have a ballistic calculator in them. I can't afford them, but they look nice.

 

EDIT: Here's the brochure

 

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Posted 27 October 2013 - 08:20 AM

bushnell makes one to.



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Posted 27 October 2013 - 10:15 AM

Bushnell does make them and they work, I was not impressed with the clarity of glass.  I have messed with the Swaro's, Leicas and Bushnells rangefinding binos.  I was very impressed by a set of the new Swaro's, we could range telephone poles over 1200 yards.  Two of my hunting buddies have the Bushnells and they both love them.  I liked the Leicas, but preferred the Swaro for the same cost.  However, I know a guy who sold his Leica's for Swaro's and says he regrets it.  Never messed with the Zeiss.  I do not have a combo set myself, yet... due to cost.



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Posted 27 October 2013 - 05:16 PM

bushnell makes one to.

 

I think Cabela's has them on sale for $699.99


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