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Pocket Binoculars Specs Chart 2013

by Michael and Diane Porter

Pocket binocular — reviews
Pocket binocular — pros and cons
Pocket binoculars — features to look for

Model Size Style Close focus (ft.) Field
of view
(ft. at
1000 yds.)
Eye relief (mm.) Weight (oz.) Length (in.) Width
(in.)
Water-proof Eyecup
Style
Approximate price
Alpen Wings ED 8x20 Roof 6.5 357 16 8 3.8   Y T $176
Eagle Optics Energy 8x21 Roof 16 383 8 6 3.8 4.7 N F $50
Leica Compact Ultravid 8x20 Roof 7.2 330 15 9 3.7 2.4 Y T $699
Pentax Papilio 8.5x21 Porro 1.5 315 15       N T $149
Swarovski CL Pocket 8x25 Roof 8.2 357 17 12.2 4.3 2.5 Y T $799
Zeiss Victory Compact 8x20 Roof 8.5 351 14 7.9 4.0 3.8 Y T $670

 

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