Celestron Granite ED 8x42


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$ 478

  • The Apparent Angle of View is a wide 65°
  • Twist-up eyecups provide added comfort for eyeglass and sunglass wearers
  • Centered focusing wheel is fast and accurate
  • Precision BAK4 roof prisms for enhanced clarity
  • Multicoated optics for maximum light transmission
  • Eco-Friendly; lead and arsenic free
  • Rugged magnesium housing is nitrogen filled for all-weather performance

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Celestron Granite ED Series Roof Prism Binoculars are the pinnacle of optical and mechanical design. They stand up well against the much more expensive European and higher end Japanese manufactured binoculars at a fraction of their cost - a real value!

The Granite 8x42 Binocular from Celestron features fully multicoated lenses and BAK4 roof prisms for maximum contrast and color rendition. it also features ED (Extra-Low Dispersion) glass, delivering edge-to-edge sharpness with excellent color correction and razor sharp images while virtually eliminating chromatic aberration.

State-of-the-art modern open frame style provides an excellent grip and is comfortable to handle (even single handed) with the reduced weight.

The body is made of magnesium alloy which is lighter than aluminum and more rugged and tough for handling in any environment.

With or without eye or sunglasses, a comfortable fit is made possible by substantial eye relief.

It has a wide 65° Apparent Angle of View. This Granite's open-frame construction provides a lightweight yet rugged form-factor, comfortable handling, and a contemporary look. The magnesium body is rugged and tough for handling in any environment. 

Perfect for:

  • Hunting
  • Bird Watching
  • Sporting Events
  • Wildlife and Nature Viewing
  • Travel and Outdoors
  • Astronomical Viewing
Card Code500210117
Type of buildRoof
Front lens diameter (mm)42
Exit pupil (mm)5.25
Interpupillar distance (mm) 56-73
Eye relief (mm)17
Glass materialED
Lens coating Phase coating, full multi-coating
Focusing system Central focusing
Eyepieces for spectacle wearersYes
Protection bagYes
Threaded tripod connectorYes
--Field of view---
True field of view (°)8.1
Field of view at 1,000 m (m)142
Close focus limit (m)2
Light intensity28.1
Twilight factor18.3
Surface material Rubber armouring
Weight (g)680
--Area of application---
Hiking very good
Bird watching very good
Hunting very good
Travelling very good
Sport very good

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