Opticron 8.5x50 Imagic BGA SE Binocular

Opticron 8.5x50 Imagic BGA SE Binocular

Opticron 8.5x50 Imagic BGA SE Binocular

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Opticron 8.5x50 Imagic BGA SE Binocular

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  • Phase-Corrected PGK Glass Roof Prisms
  • Oasis 64-Layer Prism Coating
  • Opticron F-Type Multicoated Optics
  • Apparent Viewing Angle: 51°
  • Nitrogen-Filled, Waterproof to 10'
  • Individual Focusing
  • Close Focus to 11.5'
  • Magnesium Alloy Chassis
  • Rubber Armoring
  • Four-Stage Retractable Eyecups
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  • 1Description
Utilizing phase-corrected PGK glass roof prisms and Oasis 64-layer prism coating, the 8.5x50 Imagic BGA SE Binocular from Opticron delivers sharp, clear imagery due to the reduced interference in the light's path and an Oasis prism 64-layer coating that provides excellent transmission over a broad spectrum. The 8.5x magnification is ideal for resolving detail in heavy brush or at long distances where accurate identification is critical, and the large 50mm objectives provide enhanced low-light performance over small objective binoculars. Also, the optics feature an Opticron F-type multicoating that maximizes color contrast in low light. With a 23mm long eye relief and 51° apparent angle of view, the normal limitations associated with higher power binoculars, like limited fields of view and excessive shake, are visibly reduced.

The binocular is designed for outdoor usage with a rubber armoring around the magnesium alloy chassis. Also, the Imagic BGA SE is nitrogen-filled and waterproof down to 10'. Each eyepiece features a four-stage retractable eyecup for adjusting to each users comfort level and they are individually focusable down to 11.5'. Additionally, it comes with a soft leather case, a neoprene neck strap, a rainguard, and objective lens caps.
Optical Performance
  • 8.5x magnification
  • 50mm diameter objectives
  • Roof prism optical design
  • PGK glass prisms with PC phase-corrective coating reduces interference to bring the light paths into phase
  • Oasis prism 64-layer coating applied to the reflective surface of each roof prism for greater than 99% transmission over a broader spectrum
  • Opticron F-type multicoated optics reduces light loss at the objective lenses and maximizes color contrast
  • 6° angle of view, 51° apparent viewing angle
  • 11.5 ft close focus distance
  • 23mm eye relief
Use and Handling
  • Four-stage retractable eyecups
  • Individual eyepiece focusing
Construction Details
  • Nitrogen-filled housing for waterproofing to 10' and fogproofing
  • Magnesium alloy chassis
  • Slip-resistant rubber armored body
In the Box
Opticron 8.5x50 Imagic BGA SE Binocular
  • Rainguard
  • Objective Lens Caps
  • Neoprene Neck Strap
  • Soft Leather Case
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Prism Type Roof
    Magnification 8.5x
    Objective Lens Diameter 50mm
    Angle of View (actual)
    51° (apparent)
    Field-of-View 315' @ 1000 yd / 104.58 m @ 1000 m
    Minimum Focus Distance 11.5' / 3.51 m
    Exit Pupil Diameter 5.9  mm
    Eye Relief 23  mm
    Interpupillary Adjustment 58 - 74 mm / 2.28 - 2.91"
    Dioptric Correction Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Focus Type Individual
    Tripod Mount Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Dimensions 6.9 x 5.2" / 175.26 x 132.08  mm
    Weight 1.75 lb / 795 g

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