Vortex 8x42 Diamondback Binoculars

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  • NEW! The best selling Diamondback is completely redesigned for 2016!
  • Open bridge design leaves more room for a secure, comfortable grip.
  • Fully multi-coated optics & phase corrected prisms for amazing clarity.
  • 8x magnification with a field of view of 393 feet at 1000 yards.
  • Smooth center focusing wheel with a close focus of just 5 feet.
  • Nitrogen purged for optimal water and fog proofing.
  • Includes Vortex's VIP Lifetime Warranty.
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  • Description

    Completely redesigned for 2016, the new Vortex 8x42 Diamondback Binoculars once again redefines the price vs performance ratio in the world of optics. Functionally, as well as aesthetically, the short hinge and upscale sleek new look not only grabs the eye, but leaves more room for your hands—making them physically easier to hold.  An all new optical system with enhanced, dielectric fully multi-coated lenses serves up stunning, views and impressive low-light performance—critical attributes when working to glass up and evaluate game. And with their ultra-wide, best-in-class, field of view, you can efficiently cover ground and acquire subjects with ease.  Customers, as well as the staff have consistently given the original Vortex Diamondback Series top reviews.



    • Fully Multi-Coated - Anti-reflective coatings increase light transmission
    • Dielectric Coatings - Multi-layer prism coatings provide color-accurate images
    • Argon Gas - Gas-purging provides optimal water/fog proof performance
    • Phase Correction - Coating on roof prism models enhances resolution
    • Waterproof - O-ring seals prevent moisture, dust and debris from penetrating
    • Fog-proof - Gas purging prevents fogging over wide range of temperatures
    • Rubber Armor - Provides a secure, non-slip grip, and external protection
    • Adjustable Eyecups - Twist for comfortable viewing with or without eyeglasses
    • Tripod Adaptable - Allowing use on a tripod or car window mount

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      What's Included

      Diamondback 8x42 Binoculars, Rainguard/Eyepiece Cover, Tethered Objective Lens Covers, Comfort Neck Strap, Deluxe Custom-Molded Carry Case

    • Dimensions & Specifications



      Objective Lens Diameter:

      42 mm

      Eye Relief:

      17 mm

      Exit Pupil:

      5.3 mm

      Field of View:

      393 ft @1000 yards

      Angular Field of View:

      7.5 degrees

      Close Focus:

      5 feet

      Interpupillary Distance:

      55-75 mm


      5.8" x 5.1"


      21.8 oz


      Vortex VIP Lifetime

    • Product Guarantee

      We stand behind all the products we sell, and your satisfaction is our top priority. If you're not satisfied with the quality of your purchase, simply send the item back to us in its original packaging within 30 days of its delivery.

      Manufacturer Warranty

      Vortex's VIP Lifetime Warranty will repair or replace your Vortex product in the event it becomes damaged or defective—at no charge to you. If Vortex cannot repair your product, they will replace it with a product in perfect working order of equal or better physical condition. Contact Vortex at 800-426-0048 if you would like to send your binoculars in for warranty repair

      Return & Exchange Policy

      At our site, returns are easy! You may return new, unused, and resalable items for a refund or exchange. Simply ensure that the item is returned in its original product packaging within 30 days of delivery.

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