Meade Glacier 8x42 Binocular

Meade Glacier 8x42 Binocular

Meade Glacier 8x42 Binocular

B&H # MEGP8X42K MFR # B170100
No Longer Available

Product Highlights

  • BAK4 Roof Prisms
  • Fully Multicoated Lenses
  • Waterproof
  • Fogproof
  • Close-Focus: 6.0' / 1.8 m
  • Twist-Up Eye Cups / Long Eye Relief
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Meade B170100 overview

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The Glacier 8x42 from Meade is a reasonably priced binocular that compares favorably to many higher-priced offerings. Sporting a rubber-coated body that's fully protected against the elements, fully multicoated lenses, and BAK4 roof prisms for a clear view - this binocular is a serious companion for every outdoor adventure.

Eyeglass wearers will appreciate the lengthy eye relief, and naturalists will admire this fine optic's close-focusing capability. A wider field of view, steady hand-held viewing, and excellent twilight performance are all benefits of its moderate yet favorable 8x magnification.

Close focusing capability - 6.0' / 1.8 m
Fully multi-coated lenses reduce flare and glare
42mm Objective provides enhanced light transmission
Phase coated BAK4 prisms for increased light throughput
Rubber armored body for a sure grip and added protection.
8x magnification offers steady hand-held viewing and a wide FOV
Nitrogen purged and o-ring sealed for water and fogproof performance
Twist-up eye cups and long eye relief provide added comfort and ease of use

Meade B170100 specs

Prism Type Roof
Magnification 8x
Objective Lens Diameter 42mm
Angle of View 6.5°
Field-of-View 340.99' @ 1000 yd / 113.21 m @ 1000 m
Minimum Focus Distance 6.0' / 1.83 m
Exit Pupil Diameter 5.25  mm
Eye Relief 19.5  mm
Interpupillary Adjustment Not specified by manufacturer
Dioptric Correction Not specified by manufacturer
Focus Type Center
Tripod Mount Not specified by manufacturer
Dimensions Not specified by manufacturer
Weight 23.3 oz / 660.6 g
Packaging Info
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.2 x 6.9 x 3.6"

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