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I was given these binoculars and there is a button on top, I didn't know what it was , and your website explained that it is a range finder.
Well to the problem, I pushed the button and nothing happened, I checked the battery, dead. I replaced it and still nothing. I think the button is stuck or broken, how do I access the button without tearing the rubber armor?And if the button is broken where can I get one and all the usual questions.
Thanking you in advance oh great and wise binoc gurus.

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The white button lets light in so you can see the cumpass try looking at the cumpas and putting your finger on the white button. the cumpas will get dark, it must have a fiber optic line run down to it

Posted on Apr 21, 2008

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I have these...apparently the white button has no function, however the small button on the right, lights a red light you can only see at night, to read the compass.

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