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Leica LRF 1200...yeah or nay?

 
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Old 10-02-2009, 07:09 PM
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Leica LRF 1200...yeah or nay?

okay fellas...those that have the Leica LRF 1200...how long have you had it..and what are your opinions..

I just picked one up for a really good deal!

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Old 10-02-2009, 07:12 PM
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Re: Leica LRF 1200...yeah or nay?

I've used one for 5 or 6yrs woodchuck hunting.
Completely happy with it for the money.

Might get a Geovid next, as I'd love binocular view
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Re: Leica LRF 1200...yeah or nay?

I had one for a couple years and loved it. It WILL range 1200 yds. and it's clear and compact. I would still have it but I thought I lost it at hunting camp and went and bought a Swaro 1500 (THEN I FOUND THE LEICA THE NEXT DAY) ..Rich
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Old 10-02-2009, 08:55 PM
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Re: Leica LRF 1200...yeah or nay?

thanks Mike.


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I had one for a couple years and loved it. It WILL range 1200 yds. and it's clear and compact. I would still have it but I thought I lost it at hunting camp and went and bought a Swaro 1500 (THEN I FOUND THE LEICA THE NEXT DAY) ..Rich

yikes...do you still have both of them....I did that once with my wedding band....

I lost the original one after 5 years of marriage [been married for 12 years now!....my wife and I went to the jewelry store the next weekend...ordered another one.....one week later I decided to to steam clean the carpets....lo and behold..guess what was laying on the floor behind my dresser???
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Re: Leica LRF 1200...yeah or nay?

I have a 1200 CRF now but have owned the previous 1200 LRF too. I thought they both did a great job for the price. Definatly the best bang for the buck. And fast too.

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Old 10-02-2009, 09:34 PM
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Re: Leica LRF 1200...yeah or nay?

Agree best bang for the buck. It is the first rangefinder I have been able to get accurate readings on the tundra caribou hunting.
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Re: Leica LRF 1200...yeah or nay?

Nope....I sold the Leica to a friend and he uses it to hunt coyotes.....Loves it
P.S. don't tell my wife I had two rangefinders instead of two rings!!!!
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