Manufactured to demanding military standards, the Military R 8x30 Binocular from Steiner is designed to stand up to the toughest conditions. It's field-tested, combat-proven, fogproof, waterproof, and shock-resistant. This model (#59122) also features a protective anti-laser lens coating to ensure the operator's safety in combat situations. The M22 range-finding reticle provides distance-ranging capability.
The Military R 8x30 features a traditional porro prism design for the utmost in clarity and viewing-precision. The entire optical system is fully multicoated to ensure maximum light transmission, and to eliminate flare/glare from off-axis light sources. The oculars focus individually for precise focusing, while a respectable 15 mm of eye relief ensures a comfortable full-frame view for most viewers - including eye and sunglass wearers. The 8x30's wide angle field of view is well-detailed with outstanding depth-of-field performance.
To ensure low-weight and high-strength, the Military R 8x30's housing has been manufactured from a low-weight fiber-reinforced polycarbonate material. The system is purged with bone-dry nitrogen to ensure all-weather performance in dynamic climates, and it is sealed for absolute waterproof performance. A protective rubber armoring ensures a secure comfortable grip, while providing a significant amount of impact protection.
The Military R 8x30 is the preferred optic in use with many law enforcement and special operations units world-wide. Its rugged construction and high-performance optical configuration make it an ideal choice for tactical applications under extreme conditions.