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#1 Jim_Smith

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 12:04 PM

Hi.what are circle k scopes? When a :)nd where made?thanx jim :)

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 12:34 PM

I've heard Kenko, but don't know for sure.

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 03:23 PM

See also Steve_M_M's comments below

"Circle K-This one I have a lot of trouble with. Before CN, I had a circle K telescope that had a manual with it, for the telescope, that was Vixen. Vixen was Koyu before Vixen. I believe those Vixen employees came from another optical house, just can't remember which one. Then came a bunch of peopple insisting Circle K was Pentax. Now, Circle K is Kenko. But KOL, King Optical, is also Circle K. So, make up your own mind. Here are some circle K's."


on this thread here.

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 03:24 PM

K-Mart Optics?

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 04:31 PM

My Kenko is a Towa!

Kenko 60mm

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 06:14 PM

I have prinz optics scopes in both towa and circle K date late 60's early 1970's
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Posted 29 November 2012 - 01:30 AM

K-Mart Optics?


Some of the Focal (old K-Mart brand) optics are "circle W" The catalog jewelry stores (Ellmans etc) also sold "circle W" stuff. I have no idea who "circle W" was in Japan.

#8 Masvingo

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Posted 29 November 2012 - 03:24 AM

Circle W or Circle Double V?

Not that I have a clue about either :foreheadslap: although I've seen speculation on these forums that Circle Double V is Vixen but nothing conclusive :question: - to complicate matters there is also Double Circle V :lol:






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