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#1 hallelujah

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Posted 07 November 2019 - 07:32 PM

https://www.ebay.com...1bVXA2&LH_BIN=1

 

Do anyone know anything about this company?  confused1.gif

They have been around for a few years but I've never seen any reviews on CN. 

Interesting specifications....

 

Thanks,

 

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Posted 07 November 2019 - 07:41 PM

I did find this..........

 

https://www.cloudyni...kunming-binger/



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Posted 08 November 2019 - 12:45 PM

https://www.ebay.com...1bVXA2&LH_BIN=1

 

Do anyone know anything about this company?  confused1.gif

They have been around for a few years but I've never seen any reviews on CN. 

Interesting specifications....

 

Thanks,

 

Stan

Stan, this bino clearly appears to be a KUO BA9 series bino as shown in this archived 2015 web page:

 

https://web.archive....BA9_Series.html


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Posted 08 November 2019 - 01:09 PM

 

Interesting specifications....

 

Especially the 15 mm close focus distance, not? ;-)


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Posted 08 November 2019 - 03:45 PM

Especially the 15 mm close focus distance, not? ;-)

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Posted 08 November 2019 - 04:26 PM

Stan, this bino clearly appears to be a KUO BA9 series bino as shown in this archived 2015 web page:

 

https://web.archive....BA9_Series.html

Rich,

 

Thanks, but still no CN review(s) on it. (11x70 I.F.) frown.gif

 

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Posted 08 November 2019 - 04:58 PM

Rich,

 

Thanks, but still no CN review(s) on it. (11x70 I.F.) frown.gif

 

Stan

Never seen a review of any BA9 bino; KUO only showed the 15x version of the 70mms on their website.  I guess the major vendors never picked up on that series.  It's odd that KUO hasn't been interested in updating their website much lately, either.  

 

This is the last page I could find that shows their lineup from the early BA1 LWs on up through the BA10s.  It's still helpful for making IDs of the older frames.

 

https://web.archive....Binoculars.html

 

KUO now lists their magnesium BTs as the BA9 series and shows only a limited MS lineup.   confused1.gif

 

http://www.united-op...tion Binoculars

 

Rich


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Posted 23 June 2020 - 07:49 AM

Bumping this, anyone ever purchased that 11x70 Binger ?



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Posted 26 June 2020 - 03:59 PM

Unfortunately I have not used Binger's newer, high end 11x70mm.

 

https://www.ebay.com...roAAOSwpF1bVXA2

 

I did own their high end 20x80mm, very well made, all cast construction, beautiful fully multi coated lenses, great contrast. Nice and sharp in the central 30% of view, outer 60% had a fair amount of CA. I switched to Oberwerk 20x80mm Deluxe III, thought they were better.

 

 

 

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Posted 26 June 2020 - 06:57 PM

 

Nice and sharp in the central 30% of view, outer 60% had a fair amount of CA.

Central 30% of view is not acceptable....dislike.gifthumbsdown3.gif
 




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