Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Obrira Binoculars - Wow what a difference!


I have been working with these little gadgets belonging to Blaine (our instructor) for the last couple of days. What a difference they make - if it looks good under this kind of magnification it looks amazing to the naked-eye. I have a pair on order - I just don't think I could live without them after using them for a few days. The field of vision on these things is just crazy, they blow optivisors out of the water - although they should do for the price! No more crouching over my bench for me, these give the best view about 10" away from the object in focus - and thats the whole object mind - not just the few mm you get with the optivisors.


3 comments:

  1. Where did you order your Obrira binoculars? I'm planning on getting a pair myself, and was wondering if you've seen them for a better price than $550 (which is what they cost from Rio Grande).

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  2. Check out www.zeissloupes.com. The binoculars are located under the Hands Free Loupes section.

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  3. Terri, you've peaked my interest on these Obriras. I'm heading to New Approach myself this summer.
    But I cannot seem to get to Obriras on Zeissloupes.com.
    Can you help by posting a direct link?

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