This Vortex Viper HD 8x42 is versatile all-round model suitable for bird watching and other wildlife viewing in more dense areas such as woods and forests. 8x magnification offers enough of power for accurate identifications of what you are focusing on. Due to 42 mm lenses this Viper HD would be mostly suitable for applications during the daytime. The height of these binoculars is 5.8 inches or 14.73 cm, width 5.3 inches or 13.46 cm, and the weight is 24.2 ounces or 686 g making this model enough compact to ease your portability with a help of a hard rubber armor coating for an easy grip. This Viper HD is fully waterproof and fog-proof and is very durable when facing harsh weather conditions such as the snow or rain. Combined with highly purged argon gas construction, hard ArmorTek lens will give you an added value protecting your binoculars against scratches and dust. The other most prominent feature of this Viper HD is fully multi-coated lenses with XR anti-reflex type of a coating that will not only help to reduce inner reflections, but enhance colors, contrast and clarity. All this advanced optic technology is not only helping you with more comfortable viewing but gives you high quality images for your viewing pleasure.
Viper HD offers award-winning roof prism design models suitable for different applications such as hunting, bird watching, hiking, traveling, astronomy, and other law enforcement and military operations. They are rugged, durable and still enough compact and light to ease your portability. Fully multi-coated lenses can add the value to make your images even brighter and XR anti-reflective optical coatings helps to reduce inner reflections for clearer viewing. High Density (HD) glass will also minimize chromatic dispersion and significally enhance intensity of the colors. All these features offer high-quality performance and make them a great bargain. Viper HD will also never let you worry about performance in harsh weather conditions such as snow and rain. Highly prized argon gas purged construction will help you fight against the water and fogging, and combined with ultra-hard ArmorTek armor lens against dirt, dust and scratches will both give you maximal protection. Viper HD has other construction features such as smooth and grippy center focus wheel, right eye diopter for exacting focus correction, soft multi-positioned eyecups and rubber armor for secure grip of binoculars. For heavier models that are making less steady images, Viper HD offers solution with a mountable screw for a tripod. Included features consist of a tethered objective lens covers, padded curved strap for carrying around the neck and nylon case perfect for storage and protection.
|Binoculars series||Vortex Viper HD|
|Prism type||Roof - Schmidt/Pechan|
|Lens diameter||42 mm|
|Exit pupil||5.3 mm|
|Eye relief||20.0 mm|
|Field of view||136 m/1000m|
|Field of view (deg.)||6.6°|
|Apparent field of view (deg.)|
|Close focus||1.5 m|
|Lens coating||Fully Multicoated|
|Interpupillary distance||59 - 75 mm|
|In production since|
(Posted on 25/09/2011)