Merlin Pro 8x42

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The Merlin® Pro Series is a favorite of birders and outdoor enthusiasts. Our Merlin optics are made with premium low-dispersion optical glass and are coated with a multi-coating formula that boosts light transmission and yields extraordinary clarity, resolution and color fidelity. With the brightest and widest field of view of all the Merlin models, the 8x42 also has the longest eye relief and best close-focus capability.


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Product Features: 

Has a compact design that is lightweight yet surprisingly robust.

High-Contrast optical coatings delivers brighter images with maximum color fidelity.

Twist-up eyepieces with contoured eyecups adjust perfectly to the desired amount of eye-relief for a crystal-clear image with or without eyeglasses.


Item No.MagnificationObjective LensField of ViewSpecial FeatureRanging Distance
44818x42368 ft @ 1000 yrdsN/AN/A
Field of View368 ft @ 1000 yrds
Objective Lens42
Focus SystemCenter
Close Focus7 ft
Exit Pupil5.25mm
Twilight Factor18.3
EyecupsTwist up with fold down side shields
Rubber ArmoringYes
Weight25 oz.
Neck StrapYes
Neck Strap AttachmentClicLoc
Rain Protection CapYes
Carry CaseYes

Merlin Pro 8x42 is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gets your focused!!! Bought from an estate sale, and they literally are the best binoculars besides military that I found anybody that wants to see anything further down the road should invest!
Date published: 2023-12-21
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I need the rubber caps for the eye piece can i order them?

Asked by: Waynej
You can order those here:
Answered by: Steiner Technical Support
Date published: 2024-01-08
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