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What Do The Numbers On Binoculars Mean?

What Do The Numbers On Binoculars Mean?

The numbers on binoculars tell you their strength (magnification) and their size (objective lens diameter). For instance 10x42 means they...
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How Far Can Binoculars See?

How Far Can Binoculars See?

This question is difficult to answer correctly because you can see a long way with binoculars. Think about it, you...
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Beginner’s Guide to Spotting Scopes (when ordering online)

Beginner’s Guide to Spotting Scopes (when ordering online)

The range of spotting scopes available can make choosing the perfect scope for you an almost impossible task. Plus if...
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Trail Camera Features Guide (read this before buying)

Trail Camera Features Guide (read this before buying)

As the technology improves, more and more people are realising the benefit of using trail cameras. If you’re thinking of...
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What Is Shot Lag On A Trail Camera? (simple explanation)

What Is Shot Lag On A Trail Camera? (simple explanation)

The term shot lag when referring to a trail camera is basically the interval between the camera taking one photo...
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What Is A Trail Camera? (everything you need to know)

What Is A Trail Camera? (everything you need to know)

If you’re interested in a trail camera but are not quite sure which is best for your needs, you’re in...
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What Is The Fastest Bird In The World?

What Is The Fastest Bird In The World?

For many years the swift has been considered to be the fastest bird in the world, and in many places,...
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Why Bird Watching Is A Good Hobby

Why Bird Watching Is A Good Hobby

To the millions of bird watchers worldwide it’s a surprise that we even have to explain why bird watching is...
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How To Get Into Bird Watching

How To Get Into Bird Watching

If you’re reading this then we assume you’re interested in bird watching. Getting into bird watching is the easiest thing...
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What Is Bird Watching Called (other Names)

What Is Bird Watching Called (other Names)

There are many names for bird watchers, some sweet, some practical and some down right derogatory. It seems to be...
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What Do Binocular Specs Mean?

What Do Binocular Specs Mean?

A decent pair of binoculars will give you years of great service and pleasure. You’ll wonder at some of the...
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When To Use A Spotting Scope Instead Of Binoculars

When To Use A Spotting Scope Instead Of Binoculars

To the uninitiated a pair of binoculars and a spotting scope are used for the same purpose which leads to...
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Choosing Spotting Scopes By Distance (100, 200, 300 & 500 Yards)

Choosing Spotting Scopes By Distance (100, 200, 300 & 500 Yards)

If you’re considering upgrading your optics and the binoculars no longer hold the power you need, it’s time to move...
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What Do The Numbers Mean On A Spotting Scope?

What Do The Numbers Mean On A Spotting Scope?

If you’ve been using binoculars for a while and want to take your hobby to the next level, then a...
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Can You Use Night Vision Binoculars During The Day?

Can You Use Night Vision Binoculars During The Day?

We get asked this question pretty often here at Binocular Base, so we thought we’d answer it in an article....
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Why Bird Watching Is Important

Why Bird Watching Is Important

Someone asked the question the other day, why is bird watching important? And it got us thinking. So our reply...
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