Date: 1/5/21 4:43 pm From: Marilyn Westphal <mjwestph...> Subject: Re: Bausch and Lomb Eye cups
Interesting, my old B and L eye cups are being held together with electrical tape. I just use them for yard birds now.
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> On Jan 5, 2021, at 4:51 PM, Ann Robertson <carolinabirds...> wrote:
> Dear Simon and other Carolinabirders,
> I don't have an answer for you; but I, too, have a pair of the venerable Elites with eyecups that are stuck in uneven positions. Not even my very dexterous and strong younger birding friend can move them. If anyone knows where they might be repaired, I'd be grateful. These binoculars served both me and my late husband well for 2 decades, so I have a sentimental attachment to them.
> Thanks to everyone for their kind indulgence of this add-on request.
> Ann Robertson
> Reynolda Area
> Winston-Salem, NC
> Sent from Christmas Gift iPad!
>>> On Jan 5, 2021, at 3:08 PM, Simon Thompson <carolinabirds...> wrote:
>> Hi Folks
>> A friend of mine in Jordan has an old pair of B and L 8 x 42 Elites and the eye-cups have disintegrated. I know that Bausch and Lomb do not make binoculars anymore but I am hoping there may be spare parts still available so I can send them to him.
>> Does anyone know of this?
>> Simon RB Thompson
>> Asheville, NC
>> Ventures Birding Tours
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