Vortex Viper HD 8x42mm Binocular


Vortex Viper HD 8x42mm Binocular

Premium level quality without the premium level price tag has always been the name of the game with the Viper® HD binoculars. Boasting HD (High Density) extra-low dispersion glass for outstanding edge-to-edge clarity, low-light-conquering XR™ anti-reflective coatings, and a super wide field of view - this is an optical system that’s sure to please. 

From a size and weight perspective, the Viper HD binoculars are one of the lightest, most compact, full-size binos on the market. In the field, you should have no trouble reaching them at a moment’s notice with the included GlassPak™ Chest Harness providing comfortable, protected, strain-free, all-day carry. 

  • Rubber Armor provides secure, non-slip grip and durable external protection
  • ArmorTek™ ultra-hard, scratch-resistant coating protects exterior lenses from scratches, oil and dirt
  • Roof prism for greater durability and more compact size
  • HD extra-low dispersion glass delivers impressive resolution and color fidelity
  • XR fully multi-coated
  • Dielectric multi-layer prism coatings provide bright, clear, color-accurate images
  • Phase correction coating enhances resolution and contrast
  • O-ring seals prevent moisture, dust and debris from penetrating
  • Argon gas purging for superior fogproof and waterproof performance
  • Waterproof performance designed to withstand harsh weather conditions
  • Adjustable eyecups twist up and down for comfortable viewing
  • Eyeglass-friendly
  • Center focus wheel adjusts focus of both binocular barrels at same time
  • Locking diopter, on right eyepiece, adjusts for differences in user's eyes
  • Tripod adaptable
  • Manufacturer's VIP unconditional lifetime warranty
  • Objective lens diameter: 42mm
  • Eye relief: 18mm
  • Exit pupil: 5.25mm
  • Linear field of view: 409 ft. @ 1000 yds.
  • Angular field of view: 7.8 degrees
  • Close focus: 6.5 ft.
  • Interpupillary distance: 56-75mm
  • Height: 5.6"
  • Width: 4.9"
  • Weight: 1 lb. 8.5 oz.

In the box:

  • 8x42mm binoculars
  • Rainguard eyepiece cover
  • Tethered objective lens covers
  • Comfort neck strap
  • GlassPak binocular harness
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Since 1986 Vortex® Optics has been an American-owned, veteran-owned, family-owned and operated business of hard-working folks located in south central Wisconsin.
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Vortex Viper HD 8x42mm Binocular

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Body / Prism style:
Rubber armour / roof
Focus system:
Central focus
Field of view:
409 ft. @ 1000 yds.
Lens coatings:
Fully multi-coated
Objective lens diameter:
Weather resistance:
Waterproof / fogproof
1 lb. 8.5 oz.
Rubber armour / roof 8x Central focus $489.99