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Athlon Ares 8x42 ED Binoculars

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The Athlon Ares 8x42 ED Binoculars are designed to withstand all that the great  outdoors can throw at them, whilst offering first-class optical performance.

Whether you’re bird watching or hunting, these awesome binoculars will continue to perform in adverse conditions year on year.

Built with Athlon’s extra low dispersion (ED) glass, and fully multicoated lenses, your exceptional Ares binoculars produce images that are clear and sharp, with little or no chromatic aberration. In addition, Bak-4 glass, phase corrected prisms reflect more light to your eyes, giving you a brighter and sharper view of your surroundings, and ESP Dielectric multi layer prism coatings reflect over 99% of the light to your eyes bringing you a clear, bright image that displays accurate colour reproduction.

Ergonomically built with ease of use and comfort in mind, your Athlon Ares 8x42’s have a light weight yet rugged magnesium chassis that won’t weigh you down, but will be able to withstand the scrapes and bumps of constant use in the field. They’re waterproof and argon purged meaning you’ll never have to worry in damp conditions or if you accidentally drop them in a puddle. In addition, Athlon have applied their XPL lens protection coating to protect the lenses of your binoculars from dirt, oil and scratches. A durable rubber armour allows for slip free handling and protects them in the great outdoors.

Your durable, high quality Ares binoculars from Athlon have an eye relief of over 16mm, and twist up eyecups, making them comfortable for use even if you’re wearing glasses.

If you’re looking for binoculars that offer the perfect combination of lightweight construction, optical quality and rugged durability at an affordable price, then look no further than the 42’s from Athlon’s Ares range.


Athlon Ares 8x42 ED Binoculars

Features:

  • ED glass gives you an image with little or no chromatic fringe so the final result brings a clearer and sharper image to your eyes
  • ESP Dielectric Coating is a multi layer prism coating that reflects over 99% of the light to your eyes bringing you a clear, bright image that displays accurate colour reproduction.
  • Magnesium chassis give you the strength of a metal chassis while reducing the weight as much as 35%
  • XPL Coating gives you an extra protection on the exterior lenses from dirt, oil and scratches
  • Phase corrected prisms produce images that have better contrast, a higher resolution and better colour reproduction
  • Bak-4 glass prisms reflect more light to your eyes which will give you brighter and sharper image.
  • Advanced Fully Multi-Coated lenses gives you better light transmission to bring optimum brightness and true colour across the entire light spectrum.
  • Long eye relief can be particularly important for eyeglass wearers because longer eye relief allows them to still see the entire field of view.
  • Close focus is important for those who are nature observers and especially important if you are going to watch butterflies or insects
  • Twist up eyecups with intermediate stops allow you to set the eyecups to the ideal eye relief for you eyes
  • Waterproof to protects the binocular in the harshest weather conditions or if accidentally submerged underwater
  • Argon purging gives you better waterproofing and thermal stability

Specifications:
  • Magnification - 8x
  • Objective lens diameter - 42mm
  • Eye relief - 16.5mm
  • Field of view - 426ft @ 1000 Yards / 115m @ 1000 Meters
  • Angular field of view - 6.5°
  • Close focus - 2.5m /8.2ft
  • Interpupillary distance - 56mm - 73mm
  • Weight - 844g / 29.8oz
Sku: AT112002

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