Observer 8x42

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A versatile all-round binocular. Lightweight with bright images until twilight.

  • High contrast optics - Bright, brillant views, accurate color and clear images with high contour sharpness
  • Fast Close Focus - Requires minimal, stepless rotation for quick absolute sharpness from close-up to infinity
  • Lightweight roof-prism design - Less bulk to stay out of the way while observing
MSRP: 
$459.99

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Product Features: 
  • High-Contrast-Optics provide bright, brillant views, accurate color and clear images with high contour sharpness for exceptional performance up to close range of 2 m.
  • Extreme Ruggedness with durable polycarbonate Makrolon housing, temperature range between -15°C to +55°C. Non-slip NBR-Longlife rubber armor protection resists oil, acid or adverse weather.
  • Fast-Close Focus central focusing wheel requires minimal, stepless rotation for quick absolute sharpness from close-up to infinity- comfortable, easy to use.
  • Lightweight roof prism design has less bulk to fit into your pack and stay out of the way while observing.
  • Extensive Accessories with case, carrying strap, rain protection cap and objective covers.
  • Ergonomic Eyecups made of skin-friendly, non-aging silicone provide observation comfort and protection against incident light and draught. Simply folded down for use with eyeglasses.

SPECIFICATIONS:

Item No.MagnificationObjective LensField of ViewSpecial FeatureRanging Distance
23138x42 mm116 mN/AN/A
Field of View116 m
Objective Lens42 mm
Focus SystemFast-Close Focus
Exit Pupil5.3 mm
Diopter Range+/- 4 dpt
Luminosity27.56
Twilight Factor18.33
EyecupsCylindrical Rotation Eyecups
Rubber ArmoringNBR-Longlife
WaterproofYes
Weight25.2 oz.
Dimension (HxWxL)6.22 x 5.03 x 2.55 in
Neck StrapStandard
Neck Strap AttachmentStandard
Rain Protection CapYes
Carry CaseYes

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I know it's just a minor detail, but for those of us that wear glasses, how about Eye Relief?

Asked by: cmeatmidnight
17mm
Answered by: Steiner Tech Support
Date published: 2021-05-03
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