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DBK-428 Vortex Diamondback 8x42 Binoculars DBK-428 is currently on sale with fast shipping. Plus your total satisfaction is guaranteed when you purchase Vortex Diamondback 8x42 Binoculars DBK-428 and other Binoculars by Vortex.

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Average Ratings
Overall rating
4.0 / 5
Easy To Set Up 5.0 / 5
Usability 4.0 / 5
Features 5.0 / 5
Value for your money 4.0 / 5
Meets expectations 4.0 / 5

Vortex Diamondback 8x42 Binoculars DBK-428 Reviews - Reviews from 1 to 1 out of 1

Good value

Product Ratings:
Overall rating:
4 / 5
Easy To Set Up:5 / 5
Features:5 / 5
Meets expectations:4 / 5
Usability:4 / 5
Value for your money:4 / 5

Author: ejesauer (verified customer) from Topeka on Jul 24, 2007
Pros:  Features, Warranty, Cost
Cons:  Lens protectors fair at best, slight fuzziness to edge of view
Would recommend:  yes

ejesauer wrote:

I bought these a year ago when they were actually marketed as Vortex Sidewinders. When I received them, there was a large piece of carbon in one lens that obstructed the view. I called OP and they took care of it by sending me a new set, however, I think I would have had faster service by going through Vortex direct for the warranty service. If they haven't changed, the front and aft lens covers don't stay put at all, which is a minor annoyance when trudging through brush, as I do while bow-hunting. The twist up eye cups work nicely as do the focus knobs. The ergonomics are top notch in design and the rubber coating is high end. As for the most important part, the optics, they are very good to excellent, but not superb. For the money, I don't think you can beat it. They are equal to, and maybe slightly better than say Nikon Monarchs, but not as good as the big 3 (Swaro, Leica, Zeiss). They perform well in low light, the image is clear overall, and eye strain is almost ...
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