Robustly made with great performance, it's hard to believe such a tiny design delivers such sharp results. 8x magnification and wide-angle 21mm view with all...... more
Robustly made with great performance, it's hard to believe such a tiny design delivers such sharp results. 8x magnification and wide-angle 21mm view with all optics fully coated for extra brightness with minimal glare. Ideal for nature spotting, walking, sport, golf or travelling, with tough rubber coating and carry case to resist knocks in your coat pocket or rucksack and bounce off rain, sleet or worse! Also includes carry-strap and lens cleaner. Measures 1 1/2'' x 2 1/4'' x 3 1/2'' (closed) and weighs just 6oz.
Advantages: excellent optics and view Disadvantages: size and weight
...Giant Navy binoculars"Kronos" 20x60 binoculars.
First the technical specifications
Angle of field of view 3.34'
Linear field of view 1000m: 62
Exit pupil diameter 3mm
Eye relief 11 mm
Overall dimensions 265x218x77mm
Weight 1.45kg (3.6lbs)
Made in Russia
Traditional style centre focus. Right ocular
Z-style aircraft grade aluminium...
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