If you need high performance for faster discovery, especially of birds on the move, take a close look at the new light weight alloy bodied Steiner 10x42 Merlin Binoculars 458. Steiner Merlin Binoculars 10 x 42 mm precise, yet amazingly rugged and also Fully Waterproofed for even the rainiest days.
Steiner 10x42 Merlin Waterproof Binoculars optics are made with premium optical glass and are coated with our own natural color transmission multi-coating which boosts light transmission much higher than similar binoculars in this price range and yields extraordinary clarity, resolution and color fidelity.
Focusing is unique Steiner Fast-Focus System which turns from close focus to infinite distance in two full turns of the focus wheel, for razor sharp fine tuning. The focusing is smooth and precise, and it's waterproof.
Since birds are skittish by the presence of bright or light colors, Steiner tried the opposite approach with the exterior finish of Steiner Merlin Binoculars: the almost transparent neutral color on Steiner Merlin Waterproof Binocular is a unique earth tone brown; chosen by Steiner 's development staff and birders as a color least noticeable to birds.
Steiner 10x42 Merlin Waterproof Binocular - Power, with exceptional brightness. Merlin 10 x 42mm Steiner Waterproof Binoculars are recommended mostly for distance glassing such as shorebirds, hawks, falcons, eagles. 10x42mm Steiner Merlin Binoculars are also good for getting extraordinary close-up views at feeders and nesting, while maintaining good distance so not to spook birds.
- Close focus distance: 7.9 feet
- Exit pupil: 4.2 mm
- Eye relief: 18 mm
- Field of view: 274 feet at 1,000 yards
- Waterproof: Yes
- Optics Coating: Transmission multi-coating
- Weight: 24 oz.
- Length: 6.38 inches
- Height: 2.25 inches
- Width: 5.15 inches