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#6964753 - 11/18/17 09:48 AM Bushnell Trophy XLT 10x42 Binos
Stompy Offline
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Registered: 06/13/10
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Loc: Breckenridge Tx
Bought them for Truck binos for counting Cows, checking ear tags and such. Highly impressed with the clarity of the glass. Hopefully they hold up well. Not bad for a $106 pair of binos.
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#7010843 - 12/25/17 07:40 AM Re: Bushnell Trophy XLT 10x42 Binos [Re: Stompy]
Cajunrotor Offline
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Registered: 01/02/11
Posts: 400
Loc: Fairview, TX
Good glass for the money and your intended use. I've had a couple of pairs but had bad luck after dropping both of them from a relatively low height like knocking off a table or from my lap to the stand floor. (Yeah, my bad for sure mad)

After the drops BOTH had the same problem of getting a double image that could not be adjusted out. Either worked OK as a monocular but would give you a terrible headache if you tried using them normally looking through both eyepieces.

Replaced with a pair of 10x42 Leupolds which cost about $100 more than the Bushnells. Can't tell any difference looking through them for the extra money.

After letting the Bushnells gather dust on a shelf I finally decided to see if their Lifetime Warranty was any good and sent both pair off to Bushnell Customer Service in October.

After about a month they fixed one at no charge. The other was not repairable and since I was totally honest about dropping them Bushnell offered me a new pair at a "special price" of $110 smirk

I decided to pass on their replacement price on the second pair. The pair they fixed are now backups to my Leupolds.

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Edited by Cajunrotor (12/25/17 12:40 PM)

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