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#6769292 - 05/19/17 10:22 PM Seeing Double out of binos
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I'm having a problem using binos. We don't have the best binos at work, but what we do have makes me sick using them. Problem is I see double out of them. The smallest pair is fine, but I can't see far and they suck at night.

What is causing this seeing double? I have perfect 20/20 vision
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#6769294 - 05/19/17 10:24 PM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: BigPig]
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I have same problem Wade, I have perfect 20/20 but binos freak my eyes out. I normally turn them sideways and use them as a monocular instead. I always see double and can't seem to focus. Thought it was just me lol.
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#6769309 - 05/19/17 10:37 PM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: KRoyal]
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Originally Posted By: KRoyal
I have same problem Wade, I have perfect 20/20 but binos freak my eyes out. I normally turn them sideways and use them as a monocular instead. I always see double and can't seem to focus. Thought it was just me lol.


I turn them sideways too. Thinking I may purchase a spotting scope
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#6769455 - 05/20/17 08:37 AM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: BigPig]
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I could see double two if I open them up too wide but when I bring the closer together they work fine.
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#6769490 - 05/20/17 09:30 AM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: BigPig]
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#6769493 - 05/20/17 09:35 AM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: Brother in-law]
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Swaro


Reckon DPD can afford them now?

They're paying less Police officers, after all. bolt
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#6769579 - 05/20/17 11:31 AM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: GLC]
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Originally Posted By: GLC
I could see double two if I open them up too wide but when I bring the closer together they work fine.


YeH but that's not how they should work. I push them together all the way and it's fine, but then I can't use both eyes.
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#6769580 - 05/20/17 11:31 AM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: Brother in-law]
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Originally Posted By: Brother in-law
Swaro


Yeah ok
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Ever spit it out rather than swallow it?

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Enjoy it while you can. One day you might be complaining about NOT getting random pop-ups in the morning. grin

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#6769710 - 05/20/17 03:43 PM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: BigPig]
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I have a pair that does the same thing. Over time it seems the two optics that comprise the binoculars have become misaligned. I don't know if it's fixable, I haven't put a lot of effort into trying to realign them.
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#6769734 - 05/20/17 04:43 PM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: BigPig]
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Originally Posted By: BigPig
Originally Posted By: GLC
I could see double two if I open them up too wide but when I bring the closer together they work fine.


YeH but that's not how they should work. I push them together all the way and it's fine, but then I can't use both eyes.


Wow, that would be weird.
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#6769768 - 05/20/17 05:20 PM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: BigPig]
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I had a a cheepo pair on my desk for watching deer out the window. On day a guy knocked them off the desk onto the floor. No one can see correct from them now. Like KRoyal I use them as a monocular now.
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#6769905 - 05/20/17 08:21 PM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: der Teufel]
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Originally Posted By: der Teufel
I have a pair that does the same thing. Over time it seems the two optics that comprise the binoculars have become misaligned. I don't know if it's fixable, I haven't put a lot of effort into trying to realign them.


I used the only method I know of, I beat them on the steering wheel hoping something would move back into alignment
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Ever spit it out rather than swallow it?

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#6769911 - 05/20/17 08:27 PM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: BigPig]
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Originally Posted By: BigPig
Originally Posted By: KRoyal
I have same problem Wade, I have perfect 20/20 but binos freak my eyes out. I normally turn them sideways and use them as a monocular instead. I always see double and can't seem to focus. Thought it was just me lol.


I turn them sideways too. Thinking I may purchase a spotting scope


So Wade and Kyle cannot figure out how to work a pair of bino's. Got it.... SMGDH... Must be yall's old eyes causing this roflmao

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#6769943 - 05/20/17 08:54 PM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: BigPig]
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#6769952 - 05/20/17 09:00 PM Re: Seeing Double out of binos [Re: KRoyal]
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Originally Posted By: KRoyal
Step away from the cans Joshua rofl


FIFY... No...

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