Shirt pocket binoculars continued

Jane Stewart mccomb at
Sat Mar 30 18:34:14 PST 2002

I am willing to pay up to $200 for such an item; any recommendations??

Jane Stewart
Sequim, WA

> Anyone have a recommendation for tiny binoculars so I can have some

> with me always, such as walking across campus from the bus to the

> office? 5x or 6x should be sufficient, water resistant would be nice

> but I don't expect it, especially as $50 or so is probably as much as

> I'd want to pay for something that I'm likely to lose or break (items

> that fit in my pockets tend to lead a very hard life...) Good close

> focus distance is important if it exists, since I'm as likely to want

> to get a closeup view of bugs and small plants on the ground as birds

> (I don't bend as well as I used to, alas.) I love my swifts that let

> me focus on my ankles, but they're too big to live with. I am willing

> to pay more than the $50 if there's something absolutely great, so

> please tell all.


> Thanks!

> --

> Allyn Weaks allyn at

> Seattle, WA Sunset zone 5

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