Date: 9/8/17 11:56 am From: Steven Liffmann <liffmanns...> Subject: [NHBirds] Re: Eagle Optics going out of business
Jon, I have the Ranger ED 10x42 - They seem to work fine. My only issue was the original strap that came with them fell apart.
On Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 8:06:24 PM UTC-4, Jon Woolf wrote: > > Listfolk, > > I heard today that Eagle Optics, the online retailer of binoculars > and scopes of all sizes and brands, is sadly going out of business at > the end of the year. They're holding a going-out-of-business sale, > with 20% or more off all products. Many of the models they offer are > already marked "no longer available" at their website, especially the > scopes, but many remain. > > I've been thinking of getting a new pair of binoculars, and finally > joining the ranks of roof-prism users (I've always used Porro-prism > binoculars in the past). Some of the prices at Eagle right now have > me thinking of also breaking a longstanding rule of mine and buying a > new pair of binocs without trying them out first. Anybody have any > insight to offer about Eagle's own Eagle Optics Ranger ED 8x42 > binoculars? (And to be honest, the chance to buy a pair of Zeiss > Conquest HD binocs for a price that's well below four digits is > mightily attractive too.) > > -- Jon Woolf > Manchester, NH > >