Which Binoculars.

Discussion in 'Long Range Scopes and Other Optics' started by jeffro, Apr 8, 2009.

  1. jeffro

    jeffro Well-Known Member

    Nov 15, 2006
    Im looking into getting a new pair of binoculars. I have it narrowed down to a few that I think would be good for the money, and what I need them to do. These all run from $730 to about $830.

    Minox BL 13X56 BR
    Vortex Razor 12X50
    Zeiss Conquest 12X45 BT

    Which would you choose, and why.

    Thanks for your sugestions.
  2. Michael Eichele

    Michael Eichele Well-Known Member

    Jan 6, 2003
    I would choose the ones that MY (your) eyes liked best. If you havent already tried them all, you need to. You will hate some and love others.

    Eyes are like opinions. No two the same.

  3. cross

    cross Well-Known Member

    May 30, 2007
    Get the Minox 15x58's that Doug from cameralandNY is advertising for $549. I paid almost $1100 for mine 2 years ago from another New York camera store and I L.O.V.E. them! (By the way, I'm not a fool, I shopped hard and $1100 was the best price at the time. The Sportsman's Warehouse down the road has a pair under the counter right now marked for $1,049).

    I think they're worth every penny of the $1100 I spend and now can't believe that they're available now for 1/2 price. I know this wasn't one of your choices but I'm sure Doug would let you try them and take care of you if you weren't satisfied.

    My 2cents.