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Vortex 8 x 42 Diamondback Binoculars

Item #: 87355

Our Price: $219.99

The 8 x 42 Diamondback offers great value, wide-field viewing, and easy handling in any situation with steady 8 x magnification. Whether your adventure takes you across rocky, sand carved terrain or into the high timber, you can trust the rock solid performance of the Diamondback.
  • BaK-4 prism lenses provide sharp images from one edge of the broad viewing field to the other.
  • Fully multi-coated optics increase light transmission for higher quality in all lighting conditions.
  • Diamondback eyecups with tapered style for a natural fit to the eye.
  • Complete waterproofing with tight O-ring, sealing out dust or driving rain.
  • Complete fog proofing allows for clear viewing as the temperature suddenly changes.
  • Secure grip from a rugged finely textured armor.
  • Rainguard.
  • Tethered objective lens covers.
  • Comfort neck strap.
  • High impact custom-molded carry case.
  • Vortex VIP Lifetime Warranty.
  • Magnification: 8 x.
  • Objective lens diameter: 42 mm.
  • Exit pupil: 5.25mm.
  • Eye relief: 18 mm.
  • Linear FOV at 1000 yards: 420 ft.
  • Angular field of view: 8.0 degrees.
  • Close focus: 4.5 ft.
  • Interpupillary distance: 57-73 mm.
  • Height: 5.9 in.
  • Width: 5.6 in.
  • Weight: 25.2 oz.

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  • Q:

    Does Campmor have any plans to stock the 10x42 Diamondbacks?
    Asked on 5/31/2012 by Anonymous

    1 answer

    • Staff Reviewer


      Not at this time, no.

      Answered on 6/1/2012 by Betty
  • Q:

    Since this is last year's model, are the barrels still purged with argon, or are they nitrogen purged like the Crossfires?
    Asked on 4/11/2012 by Anonymous

    1 answer

    • Staff Reviewer


      Yes, the 8 x 42 Diamondback Binoculars are purged with argon.

      Answered on 4/11/2012 by Bob from Campmor
  • Q:

    What comes in the box with the Vortex Diamondback 8X42?
    Asked on 9/22/2011 by Anonymous

    1 answer

    • Staff Reviewer


      A neck lanyard, eye piece and lens covers and a cleaning cloth

      Answered on 9/23/2011 by Steve from Campmor
  • Q:

    Why does the picture not look like the Vortex Diamondback 8x42?
    Asked on 8/8/2010 by Anonymous

    1 answer

    • Staff Reviewer


      This is last years model and so may be different than the current picture displayed on the manufacturers website.

      Answered on 8/10/2010 by Betty
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Binocular Size Midsize
Magnification 8x
Lens Coating Multicoated
Housing Rubber Coated
Weather Resistant Yes
Water Proof Yes
Fog Proof Yes
Field Of View 420 feet
Minimum Focus 4.5 feet
Eye Relief 18 mm
Dimensions 5.9 x 5.6 inches
Weight 1.57 lbs

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