VORTEX Diamondback HD 12x50 Binocular DB-217


VORTEX Diamondback HD 12x50 Binocular (DB-217)

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  • VORTEX Diamondback HD 12x50 Binocular (DB-217)
  • VORTEX Diamondback HD 12x50 Binocular (DB-217)
  • VORTEX Diamondback HD 12x50 Binocular (DB-217)
  • VORTEX Diamondback HD 12x50 Binocular (DB-217)
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Features of VORTEX Diamondback HD 12x50 Binocular DB-217

  • HD Optical System
  • Fully Multi-Coated
  • Dielectric Coating
  • ArmorTek
  • Rubber Armor
  • Waterproof, shockproof and fogproof
  • Roof Prism
  • Adjustable Eyecups
  • Diopter - Adjusts for differences in a user's eyes. Located on right eyepiece
  • Tripod Adaptable

Product Info for VORTEX Diamondback HD 12x50 Binocular DB-217

The Vortex Diamondback HD 12×50 smashes the scale of price vs performance. Delivering a rock solid optic that optically punches high above its class. The included Glass Pak TM binocular harness keeps your glass close at hand, ready to deploy at a moments notice, all while providing protection and more comfort than a traditional neck straps. These Diamondback HD binoculars feature a rubber armor providing a secure, non slip grip, and durable external protection. As far as internal protection they are waterproof, dust proof and shockproof. Every pair is also argon purged to prevent internal fogging over a wide range of temperatures. This pair of binoculars is a great option from bird watching to the most rugged hunting environments.

Vortex Diamondback HD Features
  • HD Optical System Optimized - With glass elements to deliver exceptional resolution, cut chromatic aberration and provide outstanding color fidelity. With edge to edge sharpness and light transmission.
  • Fully Multi Coated - Increase light transmission with multiple anti reflective coatings on all air to glass surfaces.
  • Dielectric Coating - Multi layer prism coatings provide bright, clear, and color accurate images.
  • ArmorTek - Ultra hard, scratch resistant coating protects exterior lenses from scratches, oil and dirt.
  • Adjustable Eye cups - Twist up and down for comfortable viewing with or without eye glasses.
  • Center Focus Wheel - Adjusts the focus of both binocular barrels at the same time.
  • Diopter - Adjusts for differences in a user’s eyes. Located on the right eye piece.
  • Tripod Adaptable - Compatible with a tripod adapter, allowing use on a tripod or a car window mount.

Included in the Box
  • Glass Pak binocular case
  • Glass Pak case harness
  • Comfort neck strap
  • Tethered objective lens covers
  • Rain guard Eye piece Cover
  • Lens Cloth

GritrOutdoors is an authorized Vortex dealer

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Size Chart/Specs

Magnification 12x
Objective Lens Diameter 50 mm
Eye Relief 14 mm
Exit Pupil 4.2 mm
Linear Field of View 271 feet/1000 yds
Angular Field of View 5.2 degrees
Close Focus 6 feet
Interpupillary Distance 60-75 mm
Height, in 6.4"
Width, in 5.3"
Weight 28.9 oz
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2 Reviews

  • 5
    Great product!

    Posted by Aston Tyler on Nov 14th 2021

    Crisp images, nice case, adjustment knob is smooth. Very happy with this purchase.

  • 5
    Worth every penny

    Posted by Kingston Huffman on Sep 11th 2021

    Excellent binoculars with a sharp, bright image. The quality of the image can only really be appreciated when viewed for yourself. Highly recommend!

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