Vortex 12x50 Diamondback HD Binoculars

SKU: 875874009967
R 6,999.00
By Vortex


Description

Featuring powerful magnification and a generous objective lens for a bright view even in lower light conditions, the 12x50 Diamondback HD Binoculars from Vortex are a versatile optic suited to a wide range of uses. 

  • High Definition Optical System
  • Phase-Corrected Roof Prisms
  • Fully Multi-Coated Optics
  • Wide 62° Apparent Angle of View
  • Argon-Filled Water and Fogproof
  • Large Center Focusing Knob
  • GlassPak Binoculars Harness
  • Rubber-Armoured Magnesium Housing
  • Tripod-Mountable with Optional Adapter
  • Twist-Up Rubber Eyecups/Diopter

Featuring powerful magnification and a generous objective lens for a bright view even in lower light conditions, the 12x50 Diamondback HD Binoculars from Vortex are a versatile optic suited to a wide range of uses. They can be mounted on a tripod with a separately sold adapter and comes with a Vortex GlassPak harness for comfortable use during hours of observation.

The Diamondback HD renders views with minimal chromatic aberration, exceptional colour fidelity, edge-to-edge sharpness, and optimal light transmission through the use of ultra high definition glass, an index-matched lens configuration, XR Plus lens coatings, and dielectric-coated, phase-correcting roof prisms. The lenses are protected from scratches, oil, and dust by ArmorTek exterior lens coating.

The housing is argon filled and sealed with O-rings to ensure reliable and durable protection against dust, debris, fog, and water. The binoculars are rubber armoured for non-slip and durable protection and are equipped with a large focusing knob that is easy to use even while wearing gloves. Twist-down eyecups accommodate users who wear glasses. Naturally contoured to perfectly fit your hands, promoting comfort and eliminating user fatigue, the Diamondback HD includes a winning combination of features.

Optical Performance

  • Roof prism design
  • 12x magnification
  • 50mm objective lenses
  • Fully multi-coated lenses increase transmission, clarity, and brightness
  • Dielectric-coated, phase-correcting roof prisms improve true colour, contrast, and transmission
  • 5.2° angle of view
  • 271' linear field of view at 1000 yards
  • Birding-friendly 6' close focus distance
  • Exit pupil: 4.2mm
  • Eye Relief: 14mm

Use and Handling

  • The short-hinge bridge cuts weight and exposes more surface for handling
  • Adjustable interpupillary distance: 60-75mm
  • Oversized knurled centre focusing wheel
  • Textured diopter ring on the right eyepiece
  • Twist-up soft tapered rubber eyecups

Construction Details

  • GlassPak binoculars harness with zippered accessory pocket
  • Protective rubber armour provides a slip-resistant grip
  • O-ring sealed and argon filled to be waterproof and resistant to internal fogging when moving through extreme temperature and environmental conditions
  • Scratch-resistant ArmorTek exterior lens coatings repel oils and corrosive materials from lenses