Hurricane series from the Vortex Optics offers Porro-prism binoculars, that provide wide field of view and rich depth of view combined with high-performance and great quality that won’t break the bank. They are able to withstand the most extreme conditions; wettest weather and harshest climates. Both 10x50 and 7x50 configurations are suitable for marine applications or any other wildlife observations in low-light conditions. Advanced optical technology that offers maximum light transmission and enhanced contrast, delivers bright and crisp images just at the end of your fingertips. Rugged rubber armor helps with firm grip and to ease your portability. Argon gas purged construction with O-ring seals for max protection against water and dirt, and hard ArmorTek lenses against smudges and scratches, are all making this Hurricane tough and extremely durable for generations to come.
Besides incredible optical system, Hurricanes can pride themselves with amazing protective system. They have waterproof, shockproof, fog-proof and dustproof construction. Highly prized argon gas filled housing will eliminate internal fogging when it comes to sudden temperature changes, and O-ring seals make you not to worry for moisture, water and debris to get inside the binocular. Rugged rubber armor helps against abrasions and impacts which makes this Hurricane shockproof and also helps with a non-slip grip. ArmorTek ultra hard-lens armor protects external lenses of this Hurricane against smudges, scratches, dust and repels oil and corrosive salts. Durability and toughness of this Hurricane will definitely never cease to amaze for generations to come!
Optical technology of this Hurricane is exceedingly good for this price range and significally helps you with low-light observations. Fully multi-coated lenses provides better light transmission and XR anti-reflective coatings delivers incredible image detail and high resolution and also minimizes inner reflection for clear and crisp images. Hurricanes don’t have a central focus wheel, but rugged eyepieces for individual adjustment at the upper side of the barrels. It helps to customize images for each eye so you can see the smallest detail. For the fine-tune Hurricane adjustable eyecups that roll up and down, which is convenient for setting the eye relief if you are a glass wearer.
Hurricane is equipped with tethered lens covers for protection, which can easily be attached and removed. It is highly recommended to mount these powerful Hurricanes to a tripod adaptable screw using standard ¼-inch (6.35 mm) threading, for steadier images. Hurricane also includes protective rainguards, neck strap for easy carrying around the neck and protective case for storage.
The series has 2 different configurations ideal for marine applications such as the sailing, fishing, naval maneuvers and other wildlife observations such as bird watching and sports. Powerful 50 mm lenses make these Hurricanes suitable for observations in low light conditions. Magnifications are 7x and 10x, suitable for short-range and long-range observations.
Long-range, low-light observation model, best used on a tripod
Short-range, low-light observation model
Vortex Company also provides VIP Warranty (Very Important Promise to you): unconditional unlimited lifetime warranty free of any charge, without filling out the warranty card or hanging on the receipt. That means your Hurricane is meant to last for generations.
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No matter what happens to your binoculars, we will be here to help you.