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Meade 8x42 Glacier Binoculars Waterproof BAK-4 Roof Prism B170100 has been discontinued by Meade and is no longer available. Our product experts have helped us select these available replacements below. You can also explore other items in the Binoculars category yourself to try and find the perfect replacement for you!

Meade 8x42 Glacier Binoculars Waterproof BAK-4 Roof Prism B170100 Product Info

Meade 8x42 Glacier Binoculars Waterproof BAK-4 Roof Prism B170100 areimage professional binoculars with state-of-the-art components and engineering by Meade. These Meade 8x42 Glacier Binoculars rival the most expensive European Brand binoculars at a fraction of the cost. Meade 8 x 42 Glacier Binoculars feature an 8x magnification and 42mm lens for a high magnification that will pull objects in closer, and a large lens giving you a wide field of view. The 42 mm lens is the perfect size for those looking for sports binoculars, hunting binoculars, or birding binoculars as this size will allow more light through the binocular for greater image clarity. The lenses in Meade Glacier Binoculars contain only the finest materials and coatings. These Meade Binoculars have fully multi-coated lenses and phase-coated roof prisms that combine to give you views that are exceptionally bright, crisp, and high in contrast. The high-tech phase coatings, found in the best roof prism binoculars, increase prism reflectivity by 8%. The roof prisms are made of BAK-4 (barium crown) glass, higher quality glass that also increases brightness and sharpness in images. These Meade BAK 4 Water Proof Glacier Binoculars will give you on average an extra hour of visibility at dawn and dusk compared to standard binoculars.

In addition to the high performance of Meade Glacier Roof-Prism Binoculars are the binocular 's ruggedness and versatility. These binoculars are nitrogen purged for fogproof viewing and O-ring sealed for waterproof protection. Meade Glacier 8x 42mm Water-Proof Binoculars also have a rubber armored body for a sure grip and added protection. The body on these binoculars are lightweight, making them easy to carry on long trips. Twist-up eyecups are also included giving you a comfort fit, especially for eyeglass wearers. These features of Meade 8x42 Glacier Binoculars Waterproof BAK-4 B170100 make them high quality binoculars with an outstanding performance at an affordable price.

Specifications for Meade 8x42 Glacier Binoculars Waterproof BAK 4 Roof Prism B170100:

Magnification:   8x
Objective Diameter:   42mm
Prism System:   BAK-4 roof prism
Lens Coating:   Phase coated and fully multi-coated
Field of View:   341 ft. @ 1000 yds.
Weatherproof:   Waterproof, Fogproof
Close Focus:   6 ft.
Exit Pupil:   5.25mm
Eye Relief:   19.5mm
Weight:   23.3oz

Features of Meade 8x 42mm Glacier Binoculars Water-proof BAK4 B170100:

  • Fully multi-coated lenses and Phase coated prisms for bright and sharp images
  • BAK-4 glass for superb image quality
  • Large 42mm lens for great light transmission
  • Wide field of view of 341 ft.
  • Lightweight
  • Waterproof and Fogproof

Package Contents:

  • Meade 8x42 Glacier Binoculars Waterproof BAK-4 Roof Prism B170100
  • Strap
  • Carry Case

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Meade 8x42 Glacier Waterproof BAK-4 Roof Prism Binoculars, Black B170100, MPN: B170100, UPC: 709942770032, Code: ME-BI-B170100

Meade 8x42 Glacier Binoculars Waterproof BAK-4 Roof Prism B170100 Comments

Customer Reviews
Helpful Positive Review Excellent value by Legacy Reviewer, July 21, 2008
I got these about two months ago as I was tired of getting by with $50 perma-focus 10x50's. After reading more than a few reviews I decided on binoculars with 5mm+ exit pupils in a 7x to 9x binocular(good amount of light and easy to hand steady). Als...
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Most Recent Review Meade 8x42 Glacier Waterproof Bak-4 Roof Prism Binoculars by Legacy Reviewer, November 17, 2012
For Birding and close viewing these binoculars are excellent. Nice size and weight so your not wore out wearing them. Better lens covers would really help, but does not take away from the quality and function. Great price too! Pros: Excellent for clo...
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Most Recent Review Quality bird watching binoculars by Legacy Reviewer, March 25, 2011
Nice binoculars for the $$$, met all of the needs to have quality bird watching binoculars: Nitrogen purged, O-ring sealed to waterproof , fog proof, Bak-4 roof prisms, phase and fully multi-coated optics, close focus, 5.25mm exit pupil and comforta...
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