Barr & Stroud Skyline 8x42 Binoculars - Bird Watching Kit For Dummies

Barr & Stroud Skyline 8x42 Binoculars -  Bird Watching Kit For Dummies
Our Price:  £79.00

Brand:  Barr & Stroud



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Welcome to the Bird Watching Binocular Kit for Dummies. You can read all you want about the subject of bird watching, but the very best thing to do is to get outside and start doing just that. This kit is designed to get you started in the right direction. If you want to know the basics of bird watching, you've come to the right place - all you need to get started all in one box!

This kit contains 'Bird Watching Basics for Dummies, written by Bill Thompson and adapted brilliantly for the UK market by Chrissie Edginton. The book is designed to get you started in the right direction, cutting through the jargon and dark arts, to give you a sense of fascination and pleasure that only birds of the feathered variety can bring into your life. Couple this with the fully featured Barr & Stroud Skyline binoculars, chosen for their suitability for the hobby, and you have all that you need to get you started. You can see in the accompanying technical spec section that these are serious bird watching binoculars, but don’t take our word for it, you only have to look through them to discover that for yourself.

This kit truly is the easy way to discover the world of birds – have fun!



Power: 8x Magnification
Objective: 42mm Size of objective lens
Roof Prism: Yes
Adjustable Eyecups: Yes
Twist up eyecups : Yes
Prism Glass:  Bak-4 (Type of glass used in prism construction)
MC Lens Coating: Yes - Multi Coated optics
Exit Pupil:  5.15mm (Size of exit pupil in mm)
Guarantee: 5 Years Length of manufacture's guarantee period
Interpupillary Distance: 56mm~74mm (Width of eye adjustment in mm)
Diopter Compensation: +4~-4 (Range of diopter compensation)
Twilight Rating:  18.33 (Light gathering ability)
Weather Proof: Yes (All weather capability)
Focusing System:  Centre (Type of focusing control)
Relative Brightness:  27.04 (Light transmission factor )
Close Focus:  4m (Minimum distance that the binocular will focus down to.)
Water Proof :  Yes (Immersion tested 1.5m for 3min)
View at 1000m: 119m (Apparent view at 1000m)
Case :  Yes (Supplied with carrying case)
Straps: Yes (Supplied with carrying straps)
Weight : 670g (Weight in grams)
Nitrogen Filled :  Yes(Filled with nitrogen gas to prevent internal fogging )

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