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Binoculars Lens Caps

 

Michael PorterDiane PorterBirders often prefer to carry their binoculars around loose, rather than in a never-ready case. Fortunately, the new, waterproof, well-sealed, soft-armored binoculars are quite rugged.

However, expensive optical surfaces still need protection from scratches, so lens caps have become more important than ever before.

But sometimes lens caps get lost almost before they're out of the box.

Therefore we applaudthose manufacturers who now ingeniously attaching the lens caps to their binoculars.

Some of the new binoculars with attachable lens covers:

Celestron Noble 8x32
Eagle Optics Ranger
Nikon Premier
Pentax DCF SP
Swarovski EL

 

 


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