Eric; I already knew that one. I dropped a pair of 10X50's onto the hard desert at Sentinel and they also provided double images. I called a shop to fix them and found it was twice what I had paid for them years before in Hong Kong. So, my 6 year old niece would up with the binos (she thought they were "cool") and I went shopping at Cabela's. Clear skies; Steve Coe On 14.05.2013 14:29, Eric Steinberg wrote: > One other tip - Years ago I had a nice pair of 20 x 50's which I > dropped > on a hard surface. Try not to do that either. On the other hand it > gave me two images for the price of one! -- See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and please send personal replies to the author, not the list.