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    Default Re: Binos chair?



    Someone had posted a link to a mount that attaches to the chair for binos. I was distracted by a virtual squirrel and couldn't find my way back to the thread. Does anyone remember this post?
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    Don't know about this thing.
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    Default Re: Binos chair?

    Hello Skybird,

    this is even more practical than the parallello.

    I'd like to have it, but my wife means I have already more than enough binoculars,
    and she is afraid, I might start collecting the chairs - for each binocular its own, though.

    Thank you for sharing the pic,

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    Default Re: Binos chair?

    The rare times I go out with binos, I use a light-weight folding chair from REI. No leg / footrest, but it reclines back reasonably far and has an adjustable headrest that slides up and down. I like the ginormous lazy susan idea - have to look into that.
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    Default Re: Binos chair?

    This was it. Does anyone have any experience with something like this?
    https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00WFPN0C8...v_ov_lig_dp_it

    sorry don't know how to better post the link.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jcj380 View Post
    Yeah, sort of. When I started out with my binoculars, I bought an inflatable pool lounger at the local Wal-Mart. I'd just flop it down in the yard, lie back and observe. I'd also keep my laptop on my lap with Stellarium in nightmode to facilitate my star hopping.

    Mine has a "pillow" headrest on it. Thus, when I needed to raise my head in altitude, I'd push down with my legs to elevate my head.

    It worked wonderfully, kept me out of the dewy grass and the spiders. Well, I still probably had spiders, but I refused to look for them. Sometimes what I don't know doesn't make me scream like Homer Simpson.
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    Very nice chair, easy to fall asleep in.
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    Somebody somewhere posted about using an inflatable kiddie pool. Probably the cheapest option.

    Somebody else posted about using a 1-person inflatable rubber boat. Quite a bit more expensive, but you could go paddling in the daytime, I guess.

    Seems the common denominator is support for your head and stabilizing rests for your elbows...

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