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Orion Mini Giant 8x56 E-Series Astronomy Binoculars
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  • A great astronomy binocular for observing comets, star clusters and more
  • Moderate 8-power magnification for easy handheld use
  • 6.2° field-of-view and 17mm eye relief
  • Huge 7mm exit pupil perfect for low light level observing
  • Multi-coated optics yield high contrast views


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Item #  10152

These big, but not too big Orion Mini Giant 8x56 E-Series Astronomy Binoculars are based on a classic high-resolution long-barrel optical design. They offer an image that is sharp with minimal distortion to give star fields a pleasing, natural appearance. The big, 56mm objective lenses and moderate 8-power magnification yield a huge 7mm exit pupil which is perfect for low light level observing and star field scanning. In fact, these 8x56 binoculars gather 25% more light than a standard 50mm binocular. Affordable Mini Giant E-Series Astronomy Binoculars are great for sweeping through the cloudy band of the Milky Way to tease out views of nebulas and star clusters, and they're perfect for comet watching too!

Thanks to their relatively low 8-power magnification, Mini Giant 8x56 E-Series binoculars do not require a tripod for stargazing use. What's more, the moderate magnification gives this Mini Giant a wide, 6.2 field-of-view and 17mm eye relief for comfortable viewing. The binocular optics are multi-coated for high contrast performance. A threaded tripod adapter socket is built-in in case you prefer to attach the 2.6 lb. binoculars to a tripod (adapter and tripod sold separately). A soft carry case and neck strap are included.

Orion Mini Giant 8x56 E-Series Astronomy Binoculars will give you a lifetime of observing fun, day or night! 

Warranty

Limited Warranty against defects in materials or workmanship for one year from date of purchase. This warranty is for the benefit of the original retail purchaser only. For complete warranty details contact us at 800-676-1343.

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  • Best for viewing
    Brighter deep sky
  • Magnification
    8x
  • Optical diameter
    56mm
  • Field of view - angular
    6.2°
  • Field of view - linear
    325.5 ft./1000 yd
  • Apparent field of view
    49.6°
  • Eye relief
    17.0mm
  • Exit pupil
    7.0mm
  • Near focus
    16 ft.
  • Coatings
    Multi-coated
  • Focus style
    Center focus
  • Waterproof
    No
  • Tripod adaptable
    Yes
  • Diopter adjustment
    Yes
  • Weight
    2.6 lbs.
  • Height
    10.3 in.
  • Additional included accessories
    Soft carry case with strap, Neck strap, Lens caps and Dust cloth
  • Warranty
    One year

Orion Mini Giant 8x56 E-Series Astronomy Binoculars
Soft carry case
Strap for binoculars and case
Lens caps
Dust wipe
Silica gel desiccant packet

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