XC 8x42

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With improved optical performance the new XC Series is the perfect entry-level outdoor binocular. Its lightweight, ergonomic design means greater comfort when hiking, birding or watching a sporting event, and the legendary Steiner ruggedness and quality will stand up to anything Mother Nature can offer.

A versatile binocular that picks up amazing detail at longer distances or critical detail as close as 6 feet.

  • Magnification 8x
  • Weight 26.1 oz
  • Width 5 in
  • Height 5.8 in
  • Item no. 2023
MSRP: 
$551.99

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Product Features: 

Makrolon® housing

is durable polycarbonate with NBR Long Life rubber armoring, creating a lightweight, rugged chassis that withstands 11 Gs of impact. Impervious to harsh conditions for generations of trusted use.

 

N2 Injection System

seals 14-psi pressurized dry nitrogen into the optic, for fogproof clarity in any condition from arctic cold to desert heat.

 

Waterproof/Fogproof

durable construction you can trust to stand up to any cold or wet condition.

 

ClicLoc® system

attaches and releases neck strap or harness instantly with push button ease and designed so binoculars hang straight and action-ready.

SPECIFICATIONS

Item No.MagnificationObjective LensField of ViewSpecial Feature
20238x42410 ft.N/ABUY NOW
Field of View410 ft.
Objective Lens42
Focus SystemFast-Close-Focuse™
Optics SystemsHigh Definition
Close Focus6
Exit Pupil5.3 mm
Luminosity27.6
Twilight Factor18.3
EyecupsErgonomic
Rubber ArmoringNBR Long Life
WaterproofSubmersion to 10 ft.
Weight26.1 oz.
Dimension (HxWxL)5.8 x 5.0 x 2.4
Neck StrapNeoprene
Neck Strap AttachmentClicoLoc®
WarrantyHeritage™ Warranty
Objective CoverYes
Rain Protection CapYes
Carry CaseYes

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Is this model replacement of Skyhawk 3.0 8x42 ?

Asked by: Sulthan 91816
The XC is a replacement for the Merlin binocular line in North America, and is identical to the Skyhawk 3.0
Answered by: SteinerOptics3
Date published: 2016-12-05

Hi, Is the Xc 8x42 good for birding ? what is the eye relief specs of this model ?

Asked by: dmal1972
18.5mm The XC binoculars were designed with birdwatching being the typical use
Answered by: SteinerOptics3
Date published: 2016-07-07
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