The 8x42 Shrike Binocular from Eagle Optics is a durable yet cost-effective optic designed for a variety of applications outdoors. Whether you are a novice bird watcher, seasoned hiker, or dedicated hunter, the 8x42 has your task covered. Multicoated glass elements and roof prisms render rich contrast and color fidelity throughout the entire focus range. The nitrogen purged and o-ring sealed housing is waterproof and fogproof, and a rubber armored exterior provides maximum weather resistance and light shock absorption. A grooved oversized center focus wheel, twist-up rubber eyecups, and optional tripod adapter make the 8x42 configuration of the Shrike a full-featured binocular for mid-range glassing in the field.
- Fully Multicoated Optics
- These coatings effectively eliminate reflections throughout the optical channel, delivering high contrast and superb clarity. Multicoated BK-4 roof prisms optimize light transmission, deliver lifelike colors, and render well-defined edges of in-focus subjects.
- Weatherproof Construction
- Nitrogen purged and o-ring sealed housing delivers waterproof and fogproof construction, ensuring that this binocular can withstand driving rain and extreme humidity. Additionally, a rubber armored exterior provides a non-slip grip that is especially useful in wet or cold conditions.
- Tripod Adaptable
- Using an adapter (sold separately), this binocular can be mounted to a standard 1/4" tripod mount.