portcolumbus
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Binoculars

Mon Nov 08, 2004 3:16 am

Does anyone have recommendations for binoculars for the purpose of contrail spotting?

I seen some 16x Bushnells, but they were only $30, how can that be?
 
MADtoCAE
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RE: Binoculars

Mon Nov 08, 2004 5:05 am

16x for 30$?  Wow!
I got 10x for 36 euros!
I read that you can see high flying planes really well with 50x.
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Santhosh
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RE: Binoculars

Mon Nov 08, 2004 10:26 am

I use Zenith. These are Japenese made ones but its only 10x. I would recommend you try 20x to 30x ranges.

George
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