Picked up a Zeiss today

Review and discussions of optic related equipment.

Moderators: admin, Inquisitor, ForumModerator, WebsiteContent

Post Reply
User avatar
Posts: 1448
Joined: Mon Oct 31, 2011 3:49 pm
Location: Land of Enchantment

Picked up a Zeiss today

#1 Post by axel » Mon Jun 01, 2015 9:48 pm

Just picked up one of these:


It's a Dialyt 18-45 x 65. Brand new, paid about 2/3 of the going price to a guy working at a gun shop. Was his personal scope that he never used.

I got it for spot and stalk hunting here in the mountains of New Mexico and Colorado. Should also work well for amateur astronomy and wildlife viewing on our frequent National Park visits.

First thing I did when trying to mount it on a tripod in the back yard was drop it on the pavement. :shock: It bounced like a dense rubber ball. No visible damage.
We live at a time when emotions and feelings count more than truth,
and there is a vast ignorance of science.
James Lovelock

It is impossible to defeat an ignorant man in argument.
-William G. McAdoo, lawyer and politician (1863-1941)

User avatar
Verified Member
Verified Member
Posts: 1181
Joined: Wed Feb 22, 2012 12:17 pm
Location: Webster Groves MO

Re: Picked up a Zeiss today

#2 Post by OpherGopher » Tue Jun 02, 2015 10:33 am

Nice.. :beer2:
The more you Learn the Less you Know..
USN, Ret. '63-'85
Sig P226 MK25, Browning A Bolt II .223 Remington
St. Louis, MO/Webster Groves

User avatar
Site Admin
Posts: 18579
Joined: Wed Nov 07, 2012 10:52 pm
Location: Northern California

Re: Picked up a Zeiss today

#3 Post by shinzen » Thu Jun 04, 2015 12:30 am

Ooh. Nice.

Sent from my XT1254 using Tapatalk

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest