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Old 02-03-15, 02:35 PM
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Just wondered if anyone had had a look at the new(ish) Hawke Frontier ED 8x32 (or 10x32) bins. They look a useful size bin that has good reviews and at around 200 for ED glass bins thought they might suit as I could do with an upgrade. Also on the list of possibles is the Opticron Explorer 8x42 which also gets good write ups.I will have to get to the shops to have a try out but it is good to have a list of possibles to start with.
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Old 02-03-15, 05:16 PM
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Can't speak for the Hawkes, but if you're at the "compiling a list" stage I'd strongly recommend adding Vortex Diamondbacks if you can find them.

Good luck with hunt and the main thing - enjoy finding out what suits you best,

Tony
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Old 02-03-15, 09:19 PM
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Can't speak for the Hawkes, but if you're at the "compiling a list" stage I'd strongly recommend adding Vortex Diamondbacks if you can find them.

Good luck with hunt and the main thing - enjoy finding out what suits you best,

Tony
Yes in some ways I am not looking forward to it as it is a real minefield,keep putting it off, but thanks for the tip on Vortex.
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Old 06-03-15, 10:28 PM
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Ended up with a pair of Opticron Countryman 8x32,just felt right in the hand and when trying them outside the shop. Had them out on the local moors and reservoir yesterday and very pleaded with them.
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Old 07-03-15, 11:16 PM
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Great; glad you found something that suits you.

Enjoy.

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