Leica 8x42 Noctivid (Olive Green) blends first-class optical effectiveness with other plush attributes to deliver a one-of-a-kind optic. It features SCHOTT HT Glass and 12 Lens Elements, P40 Phase-Corrected Roof Prisms, Anti-Reflection Full Multi-Coating, HighLux and AquaDura Optical Coatings, Wide 6.2° Apparent Angle of View, Nitrogen Filled, Water and Fogproof, Dual-Hinge, Open-Bridge Configuration, Magnesium Alloy Chassis Large Center Focusing Knob, just to mention a few.
It has an 8x magnifying power, which is reasonable enough for a performance that will not sacrifice field of view. You will like its exit pupil, which makes viewing easier particularly in areas with poor lighting. With its 42mm objective lenses, light gathering is enhanced, and the optical tubes stay thin so that you can handle them with ease. It comes with the multi-layer high-temperature plasma anti-reflection lens coating deposition method, which guarantees balanced light transmission all-through the visible spectrum. There is the HighLux-System (HLS), which enhances contrast as well as color rendition, and and an internal baffle system reduces the effect of stray light so that contrast can be enhanced.
Our Take on the Leica 8x42 Noctivid (Olive Green):
The olive green Leica 8x42 Noctivid Binoculars boast of a Hydrophobic AquaDura coating that makes the removal of dust, dirt, as well as fngerprints a stroll in the park. The apparent angle of view of this pair of binoculars stands at 62°, hence, you can be engrossed with your observation to get the best result. Its field of view stands at 406 feet at 1000 yards, and with its P40 phase-correcting prism coatings, boosting light transmission is a piece of cake. You won’t mind the SCHOTT HT (High Transmission) glass as well as 12 lens elements that guarantees precise color rendition without much distortion.
Moreover, the olive green Leica 8x42 Noctivid comes with the open-bridge/dual-hinge configuration, which guarantees perfect weight reduction to enhance effectiveness. It is easy to use its slip-resistant center focus wheel with high accuracy in spite of putting on gloves. With its ±4 dioptric correction, you can conveniently adjust to meet up with optical prescriptions so that your views will be clearer. You can use it with or without your pair of spectacles, thanks to its twist-up click-stop 4-position rubber eyecups. Viewing for a long time is made easier with the long 19mm eye relief.
This pair of binoculars is nitrogen-filled and O-ring sealed, hence, it is waterproof with a submersible depth of up to 16.5 feet. Also, it is impervious to interior fogging caused by variation in atmospheric conditions or temperature. You won’t mind its magnesium alloy housing, which helps in boosting durability. Its broad 5.2mm exit pupil guarantees perfect coverage in areas with poor lighting. Its lightweight is a plus, hence, you won’t have issues with its manouver.
|Objective Lens Diameter:||42 mm|
|Angle of View:||7.7° (Actual)|
|Field of View:||406.6' @ 1000 yd / 135 m @ 1000 m|
|Minimum Focus Distance:||6.2' / 1.9 m|
|Exit Pupil Diameter:||5.2 mm|
|Eye Relief||19 mm|
|Interpupillary Adjustment:||56 to 74 mm / 2.2 to 2.9"|
Included in the box:
- Leica 8x42 Noctivid Binoculars (Olive Green)
- 2 x Objective Lens Caps
- One-Piece Eyepiece Cover
- Cordura Carrying Case
- Contoured Neoprene Neck Strap