Red Raven Petrel 8x42 Roof Prism Binocular
The Red Raven Petrel 8x42 Roof Prism Binocular is a moderately-priced model from Kite Optics. An easy to use all-round pair of binoculars, well built and designed for every-day and all-condition use. This model has a magnification of 8x and an objective aperture of 42 mm. This fine binocular is made by Kite Optics (Belgium). A proprietary Kite coating system allows the optics to provide excellent color balance in its bright and sharp image.
As always, this Red Raven Petrel 8x42 Roof Prism Binocular meets Kite Optics's strictest quality standards. The high performing optical system, offering a brilliant image, is protected within an aluminium chassis. Also the smallest internal components of the Petrel are made from light-weight metals. In this way, Kite can live up to the extensive 30 year warranty period the Petrel is covered by, and they can also repair every smallest part of these binos if this would ever be necessary. So the Petrel is a very robust and exceptionally durable instrument for its price class.
Kite Optics brings you these Petrel 8x42 Binoculars with high quality optics and mechanical construction for great performance, but at a moderate price point. NOTE: Kite Petrel binos are supplied in five (5) different magnifications and also objective aperture sizes. These are:
- Petrel 8x32
- Petrel 8x42
- Petrel 10x42
- Petrel 8.5x50
- Petrel 10x50
See these other models on this site, if you want more information.
Bringing nature closer to you in its true colors and contrasts is the essence of the company's design and engineering at Kite Optics. Kite Optics headquarters are located in Jabbeke, Belgium near the historical city of Bruges. Production of the instruments takes place mostly at Kite's manufacturing facility in Japan. Manufactured in Japan with the expertise of Kite Optics, the Petrel provides excellent characteristics and a 30 year warranty period.
NOTE: The photos show the 42 mm Petrel bino. Your product may look slightly different but will have the same functionality.
Kite Petrel 8x42 Binocular Specifications:
|Objective Diameter:||42 mm|
|Exit pupil:||5.25 mm|
|Minimum Focus:||1.8 meter|
|Field of View:||114 m at 1000 m|
|Eye Relief:||19.5 mm|
|Interpupillary Distance:||74 mm-59 mm|
|Max. Width:||124 mm|
|Min. Width:||108 mm|