Pentax

Pentax SP 16x50 Binocular

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  • $ 157.00
  • Regular price $ 204.00
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Designed for both astronomical and terrestrial use, Pentax's 16x50 S-Series SP Binocular features large oversized fully multicoated 50mm objectives to reduce reflection and maximize light transmission through the entire optical path. Utilizing the traditional porro prism configuration gives scenes a rich depth of view for an immersive observation experience and provides a comfortable feel in the hand with a lot of surface area to maintain a sure grip. The large objectives and coatings maximize the amount of light getting to the user's eyes for exceptional low-light capabilities, and its high 16x magnification provides an immersive observation experience whether users are bird watching or comet hunting.

The binocular sports a generous 13mm eye relief and the fold-down eyecups seal against the ocular cavity to block stray peripheral light which can dim images. Its over-sized objectives add weight and bias the center of gravity forward making user fatigue a concern and hand-shake a possibility, so to aid long observation sessions the binocular can be mounted on a tripod using an optional adapter.

Optical Performance
  • 16x magnification
  • 50mm objective lenses
  • BAK4 porro prism optical path
  • Anti-reflection fully multicoated optics
  • 183.8'' field of view at 1000 yards
  • 56° angle of view
Use and Handling
  • Closed bridge configuration
  • Large knurled center focus wheel
  • Right-eye diopter adjustment
  • 13mm eye relief, 3.1mm exit pupil
  • Fold-down rubber eyecups seal against ocular cavity and block stray peripheral light
Construction Details
  • Rubberized armoring protects against impacts and provides slip-resistant grip
  • Tripod mountable with optional adapter