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    Default Harbor Freight - 25% Coupon for March 27th Only



    In the event anyone is in need of an eyepiece case, many of us here can readily recommend the one linked below ($30). It contains pluck foam for the bottom and egg crate foam for the lid, as well as dividers if needed. Here are mine:



    18 in. x 6 in. x 13 in. Black Aluminum Case


    Another good deal there for astronomers is the Gordon 10x50 binoculars. Not high end, but certainly serviceable at $25, and well worth that price. They do just fine for a grab and go look, plus if you somehow destroy them you're not out a bundle.

    10 x 50 Wide Angle Binoculars


    On their site they have a 25% coupon good for this Sunday (Mar 27th) only on one item (see link below). So that will make either an even better deal. So if you want both, print out two coupons and take someone with you. That way you can get both at the going rate of one per person.

    25% Off One Item - Mar 27 Only
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    Default Re: Harbor Freight - 25% Coupon for March 27th Only

    Sweet! Thanks Alan! Been needing to grab another case! Is it 3's a charm and 4's a crowd?
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    Default Re: Harbor Freight - 25% Coupon for March 27th Only

    That's awesome and what a coupon! I may have to pick up a case and the binos.

    Thanks Alan
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    Default Re: Harbor Freight - 25% Coupon for March 27th Only

    Too bad the 12v jump starters were not also on super-sale. I have seen them for like $39 at times. maybe I will do it anyways.

    Now if we could use that 25% coupon to buy a clear night, I would buy one! It really has been a battle lately!
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    Default Re: Harbor Freight - 25% Coupon for March 27th Only

    Definitely recommend these cases, here's mine. Already planning to get a second one as I have enough budget EPs I'm keeping around to fill one. The one in the picture will eventually have a few more EPs of its own, already have an extra space open for my next planned purchase.
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    Default Re: Harbor Freight - 25% Coupon for March 27th Only

    Nice, last time I was in HF they did not have any cases in stock. I need a new one for my guide scope / cables etc.

    Thanks for the heads up!
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    Quote Originally Posted by UlteriorModem View Post
    Nice, last time I was in HF they did not have any cases in stock. I need a new one for my guide scope / cables etc.

    Thanks for the heads up!
    Exactly why I need one...
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    Default Re: Harbor Freight - 25% Coupon for March 27th Only

    I got my 10x50s yesterday for $20. They seem quite good given the price. I will try them out on the stars tonight to make certain they focus well. I don't expect a miracle but for the price should be perfectly usable for casual binocular observing.
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    Default Re: Harbor Freight - 25% Coupon for March 27th Only

    Quote Originally Posted by KT4HX View Post
    I got my 10x50s yesterday for $20. They seem quite good given the price. I will try them out on the stars tonight to make certain they focus well. I don't expect a miracle but for the price should be perfectly usable for casual binocular observing.
    That's been my experience with these binos as well. No miracles, but perfectly serviceable, and for the price, you can't go wrong. They're dandy for terrestrial use too. I bought two and handed them to my 14 year old nephew and 13 year old son. If they drop them or break them, I'm not out much money.
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    Default Re: Harbor Freight - 25% Coupon for March 27th Only

    Thanks again Alan. Picked up my second HF Case. The first one was also with a coupon you posted!
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