New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - leica ultravid (non HD) vs trinovid
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

Check for SWFA's No Reserve and No Minimum bid firearm auctions.

leica ultravid (non HD) vs trinovid

 Post Reply Post Reply   Topic Search Topic Search  Topic Options Topic Options
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: November/30/2009 at 07:33
handwerk View Drop Down
Optics GrassHopper
Optics GrassHopper

Joined: April/10/2005
Status: Offline
Points: 22
Is there a big difference other than weight between the two (8x42's), which do you think is more robustly built?
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: December/06/2009 at 01:31
NV Hunter View Drop Down
Optics Apprentice
Optics Apprentice

Joined: January/21/2009
Status: Offline
Points: 66
You can't go wrong with either... both are built like a tank.  The older trinovids will cost less, but the newer Ultravids have improved coatings.  it's six of one and half a dozen of the other... NV Hunter
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: December/07/2009 at 16:45
RifleDude View Drop Down

Joined: October/13/2006
Location: Texas
Status: Offline
Points: 14238
I have an 8X50 Trinovid BA and an 8X32 Ultravid HD.  From my observations of not only these but other Leica binoculars I've used, the Ultravids and Ultra HDs have better light transmission and a bit better resolution than the old trinovids.  All Leicas share the outstanding contrast Leicas are known for.  The Trinovid series give the impression of being tougher, but I can't confirm if that's really the case or if this perception is just due to the more substantial size and weight. 
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Similar Threads: "leica ultravid (non HD) vs trinovid"
Subject Author Forum Replies Last Post
Leica Ultravid VS Ultravid HD samhill79 Binoculars 2
Difference in Leica Ultravid versus Ultravid HD tpcollins Binoculars 1
Leica Ultravid HD vs Peregrine XP idahotrophyhunter Binoculars 7
Leica Ultravid HD 10X50 For Sale ahiaring Optics For Sale 0
Leica Ultravid HD MrKrabs Binoculars 5
**OVER** $200 OFF Leica Ultravid HD Binoculars Brady Check Here Often 0
Leica Ultravid HD vrs Zeiss Victory Bino's little cleo Binoculars 4
Leica Ultravid HD’s Roy Finn Binoculars 15 8/24/2007 3:20:13 PM
Anybody tried the Leica Ultravid HD’s yet Murphy.177 Binoculars 35 10/28/2007 2:42:14 PM
Leica 8X32 Ultravid HD review RifleDude Member's Tests and Reviews 17

This page was generated in 0.312 seconds.