Mistral WP6 8x42 Waterproof Roof Prism Binoculars
The new, highly specified Helios MISTRAL WP6 roof prism range comprises ten models over 32mm, 42mm and 50mm objective lens apertures. They are extremely competent instruments for both birdwatching & general observing, and represent truly amazing value. They feature a very stylish, ergonomic, modern top hinge design covered in sleek green rubber armouring. The body is constructed from lightweight but robust polycarbonate. All models feature high-index, silver-coated BaK-4 prisms and fully multi-coated optics which provide excellent optical performance. Images delivered are crisp and sharp, with very good resolution, brightness and depth of field, whilst maintaining colours to a natural level. Near focus capability of all models is 2.5m or less. Waterproof and nitrogen filled for clear, fog-free operation. Twist-up, 3–position eyecups with metal sub-structure. Suitable for spectacle wearers. Knurled metal, easy-grip 2-turn focusing knob. Integral tripod bush. Supplied with neck strap, eyepiece rainguard, objective lens caps and soft case.
NOTE: The premium 8x42ED, 10x42ED & 10x50ED models incorporate exotic Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass in their construction for enhanced colour fidelity and also have the additional benefit of phase-coated prisms for enhanced light transmission and image contrast.
|Object Lens Diameter
|Field of view
|Actual Field of View
||129m @ 1000m
|Nearest Focus Distance