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Pentax Papilio 6.5x21

$80.00 to $226.00

Named for the Latin word for butterfly, PENTAX Papilio 6.5x21 binoculars are the perfect choice for insect observation in the field and in museums and galleries. The enhanced observation capability of the Papilio binoculars is made possible by a PENTAX Convergent Lens Optical System Engineering (CLOSE) mechanism. The CLOSE mechanism automatically slides the left and right objective lenses toward the center when the focus is fixed at a short distance.Minimize

Manufacturer:Pentax Product MPNKey FeaturesOther FeaturesDimensionsMiscellaneous
Max Magnification   6.5x
Lens Coating   Fully Multi-Coated
Zoom   Without Zoom
Binoculars Type   Binocular
Night Vision   Without Night Vision
Tripod Adapter   Without Tripod Adapter
Focus Type   Center
Diopter Adjustable   With Diopter Adjustable
Waterproof   Without Waterproof
Near Focusing Distance1.6 ft
Field of View393 ft @ 1000 yds
Exit Pupil (mm)3.2
Height2.2 in.
Width4.3 in.
Depth4.5 in.
Weight10.2 oz.


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Carson Optical XM-042

$150.00 to $377.00

Carson's XM-Series feature phase coated optics to ensure the brightest, sharpest images possible. Rubberized armor coating makes this binocular rugged and shock proof. The body is nitrogen purged and O-ring sealed making this binocular waterproof. Extra long eye relief with twist down eyecups make this binocular perfect for eyeglass wearers. Accessories include soft pouch, neck strap, eye cups and lens cloth.Minimize

Manufacturer:Carson Optical Product MPNKey FeaturesOther FeaturesDimensionsMiscellaneous
Max Magnification   10x
Lens Coating   Fully Multi-Coated
Zoom   Without Zoom
Binoculars Type   Binocular
Night Vision   Without Night Vision
Tripod Adapter   Without Tripod Adapter
Diopter Adjustable   Without Diopter Adjustable
Waterproof   With Waterproof
Near Focusing Distance13.1 ft
Field of View314 ft @ 1000 yds
Weight24.7 oz.


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Bushnell H2O 13-1006 13-1005

Never again worry about ruining your binoculars when you are caught in an unexpected downpour. Dropped in the bottom of the fishing boat? Not a problem. The affordable Bushnell H2O binocular series are completely O-ring sealed for waterproof protection and nitrogen-purged for fogproof viewing in all seasons. Features include grippy rubber armoring, center focus and fully-coated optics for durable clarity.Minimize

Leica Ultravid HD 10x50

The Ultravid 50 series are ideal for viewing right into the depths of dusk due to optimized image per formance, thanks to new high-definition lenses and Leica AquaDuraTM coating for greater visibility in poor weather conditions. These binoculars offer impressive high performance in poor lighting conditions.

Nikon ProStaff 8x25

The Nikon ProStaff binoculars have ‘successful hunting' written all over them. These little beauties feature the same waterproof, fogproof and shockproof performance as their big brothers in the Monarch and Action Extreme series. Rubber armored for a sure grip, the Nikon ProStaff integrates bright, multicoated lenses, BaK4 high index prisms and turn and slide eyecups.Minimize

Nikon Action Zoom 7-15x35

A great bang-for-the-buck porro prism binocular, the Action series by Nikon feature knobby rubber armored housings. Their high-refraction prisms feature wide fields of view. And every Action model has a tripod adapter threading for easy extended glassing from a stationary position (requires optional tripod adapter #7650). The zooming 7-15x35 model is intended for both lowlight viewing at the shorter end of the zoom as well as distant observations in better conditions.Minimize