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Bushnell Discoverer 15-60x60 Spotting Scope 781700 has been discontinued by Bushnell and is no longer available. Our product experts have helped us select these available replacements below. You can also explore other items in the Spotting Scopes category yourself to try and find the perfect replacement for you!

Bushnell Discoverer 15-60x60 Spotting Scope 781700 Product Info

Bushnell Discoverer 15-60x60mm Zoom Spotting Scope 78-1700 is a great replacement for discontinued Bausch & Lomb 15-60x60mm Discoverer Spotting Scope 781600.

Bushnell Discovererimage 15-60x60mm Zoom Spotting Scope offers multi-coated optics for impressive optical performance at an impressive price. Ideal for budding nature enthusiasts, this scope is a real performer for the price. The Discoverer includes a camera adapter that can transform it into a zoom lens for 35mm cameras. If you don't own a Bushnell? spotting scope yet, you just ran out off excuses to put it off another day.

Bushnell 15-60x60mm Discoverer Spotting Scopes can be fitted with a Bausch & Lomb Discoverer / Bushnell Telephoto Camera Mount and a Camera Body Adapter and convert this spotting scope into 1000mm to 4000mm Zoom telephoto camera lens with our photo adapters!

Detailed instructions on installing camera adapters on Bushnell Discoverer and NatureView Spotting Scopes for 35mm Film Cameras with interchangeable lens / SLR or Digital SRL cameras can be found here.

Specifications for Bushnell Discoverer 15-60x60mm Zoom Spotting Scope:

Model:   78-1700 (former B&L 78-1600)
Magnification:   15-60x
Objective:   60mm
Rainguard:   No
Lens Coating:   Multi
Field of View (ft@1000yds / m@1000m):   150/50@15x; 38/13@60x
Exit Pupil:   4@15x / 1@60x
Close Focus:   30 ft.
Weight (oz/g):   48.5/1373
Length (in/mm):   17.5/445
Water/Fog Proof:   No
Other eyepieces available:   No

Features of Bushnell Discoverer 15-60x60mm Zoom Spotting Scope:

Package Contents:

  • Bushnell Discoverer 15-60x60mm Zoom Spotting Scope w/ Camera Adapter #781700
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty

Bushnell Discoverer 15-60x60 Spotting Scope 781700 Related Products

Bushnell Discoverer 15-60x60 Spotting Scope 781700 Unorderable Models

Bushnell Discoverer 15-60x60mm Discoverer Spotting Scope, Black 781700-DEMO, MPN: 781700-DEMO, Code: BU-SS-781700-DEMO
Bushnell / Bausch & Lomb 15-60x60mm Discoverer Straight Spotting Scope 78-1700, MPN: 78-1700, UPC: 029757781703, Code: BU-SS-781700-EE

Bushnell Discoverer 15-60x60 Spotting Scope 781700 Comments

Customer Reviews
Helpful Positive Review Bushnell Discoverer by Legacy Reviewer, March 3, 2011
I've had one of these for 2 years and recently lost it so went shopping for a new spotting scope. After examining 8-10 different scopes <$300 (Redfield, Bushnell, Tasco, Burris, etc.) I still find that this scope is the best value for what I used it...
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13/13 found this helpful
Helpful Negative Review Not very good for photography by Legacy Reviewer, August 15, 2007
My intent was for some stylized photography. I find this item has significant softness and chromatic aberration rendering it close to useless for getting good shots. It blows things up huge, true, but the resolution is so bad, its equivalent to tak...
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13/20 found this helpful
Most Recent Review B&L Discoverer by Legacy Reviewer, January 8, 2014
This is a terrible excuse for a spotting scope much less called a telescope. Bad optics, hard to focus, and not user friendly. Don't buy it. Pros: none Cons: not worth the money
0/3 found this helpful
Most Recent Review Easy to use... by Legacy Reviewer, July 24, 2007
I bought this scope to attach with my Canon 350D...and it works very good! Pros: Compact, easy adapter Cons: Lack a better viewfinder protection
2/2 found this helpful
Most Recent Review What you would expect by Legacy Reviewer, July 24, 2007
Higher power is great in bright conditions, but as expected usless in low light.
5/6 found this helpful
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