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#6950253 - 11/07/17 02:09 PM Shopping Binoculars in Dallas
texasgal Offline
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What store has the largest selection of binoculars to try out? In Dallas.

Brands: Swarovski, Leica or Zeiss.

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#6950254 - 11/07/17 02:10 PM Re: Shopping Binoculars in Dallas [Re: texasgal]
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We have some, in Midlothian.
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#6950302 - 11/07/17 02:33 PM Re: Shopping Binoculars in Dallas [Re: texasgal]
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^already better customer service than cabelas

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#6951220 - 11/08/17 07:40 AM Re: Shopping Binoculars in Dallas [Re: texasgal]
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Those are all great brands. Cabelas should have most if not all.

If you go there, check out the Euro HD Cabelas brand. Many times you might find a pair in the bargain cave.

They are made be Meopta, a German company. They are the most glass for the money IMO. Love mine and if you compare them to what your considering, I think you'll be very impressed.
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#6951315 - 11/08/17 08:43 AM Re: Shopping Binoculars in Dallas [Re: texasgal]
hurricanecraig Offline
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Loc: Dallas, TX
Take a look at Vortex Viper HD

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#6951334 - 11/08/17 08:55 AM Re: Shopping Binoculars in Dallas [Re: texasgal]
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SWFA is where I got for all of these type of comparisons. You can test out pretty much any unit you can imagine and they'll let you take them outside and look at outdoor landscape and the resolution chart across the street. Better than judging optics through a store interior lighting.

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#6951343 - 11/08/17 09:03 AM Re: Shopping Binoculars in Dallas [Re: texasgal]
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Ignoring the customer service element, I'd start in the Allen Cabela's bargain cave. They've got a ton of discounted glass across the quality spectrum, from $$$$ to $.
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#6952928 - 11/09/17 09:55 AM Re: Shopping Binoculars in Dallas [Re: patriot07]
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Originally Posted By: patriot07
SWFA is where I got for all of these type of comparisons. You can test out pretty much any unit you can imagine and they'll let you take them outside and look at outdoor landscape and the resolution chart across the street. Better than judging optics through a store interior lighting.



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#6958610 - 11/13/17 02:06 PM Re: Shopping Binoculars in Dallas [Re: Skylar@SWFA]
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Originally Posted By: Skylar@SWFA
We have some, in Midlothian.


+1...

Bought a few from Skylar off their sample list and have been very happy.
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#6958631 - 11/13/17 02:22 PM Re: Shopping Binoculars in Dallas [Re: texasgal]
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Just buy Swarovski and be done with it.

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#6959703 - 11/14/17 08:55 AM Re: Shopping Binoculars in Dallas [Re: texasgal]
texasgal Offline
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Thanks to all for recommendations. I am almost able to drive (broken foot and surgery) and will be heading out to start looking and shopping.

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