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10 x 42 Binoculars

Old 09-23-2004, 08:52 AM
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Is the 10X magnification going to be too much for hunting in the thick woods of the eastern US? Should I go with 8x instead?

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Old 09-23-2004, 09:08 AM
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i have 10 x 42 in Ga and like it
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Old 09-23-2004, 11:07 AM
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I use 10/42 in East Texas Piney Woods and they work great. I really liked some 10/50 auto focus by Bushnell that I had You could see thru the brush.
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Old 09-23-2004, 11:22 AM
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This is good feedback since I am moving from the Piney Woods of East Texas to SE Georgia. I also spend some time hunting in PA and IL.
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Old 09-24-2004, 04:47 PM
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I would go with 8x, the 10X is not easy to hold steady enough through the course of the day.
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