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Old Jan 13, 2003, 12:16 AM   #1
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Default Leica Zoom eyepiece

I digiscope with the Leica APO 77 and the Eagle Eye adapter. Most of the time I use the 32 wide eyepiece but when I use the 20-60 zoom there is a tendency for the zoom mechanism to rotate because of the weight of the camera etc. Has anyone else had this problem and is there a solution.

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Old Jan 15, 2003, 7:11 AM   #2
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Eagle Eye usually supply an elastic rubber fitting with the adaptor that you can put on the zoom to stop the rotation. It's not great but it works. I must admit I've tried using the zoom eyepiece but because of this problem (and the vignetting) I've gone back to the 32WW.
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