Pentax XCF binoculars
Pentax have announced the introduction of the new XCF series of porro-prism binoculars
featuring four models:
8x40 XCF with 40mm objective lenses,
XCF, the 12x50 XCF and the 16x50 XCF with 50mm objective lenses.
XCF-series models offer outstanding optical performance with multi-coated optical
elements, excellent viewing comfort and a fashionable black-finish body encased
in a full-body rubber housing. With four different magnifications to choose from,
the versatile Pentax XCF series is ideal for almost any application - from casual
viewing to serious observation.
Major Features of Pentax XCF Series
1. Outstanding optical performance
Thanks to the time-proven porro-prism
optical design, high-refraction BaK4 glass prisms and multi-coated optical elements,
all XCF-series models offer sharp, high-contrast images with minimal aberrations.
2. Multi-coated optical elements
All models incorporate multi-coated
optical elements to produce clear, bright images without flare.
centre-focus system with large focus ring
The centre-focus system allows accurate
and speedy focusing on the subject with light fingertip control. Conveniently
positioned at the center for easy access, the extra-large focus ring allows the
viewer to adjust the focus without taking the eyes from the eyepiece rings.
4. Fold-back-type eyepiece rings
Made of soft but durable rubber material,
the eyepiece rings can be easily folded back to make image viewing easier for
5. Diopter adjustment
Incorporated in the right
eyepiece ring, the diopter adjuster allows near-and far-sighted viewers to easily
and quickly adjust the image to match their eyesight.
body design with full-body rubber housing
The body is designed for more than
just its superior handling comfort and flawless operations. Its full-body rubber
housing effectively protects the internal mechanisms and optical elements from
shock and damage, while its black finish adds a distinctive, attractive appearance.
7. Built-in tripod socket
In combination with a tripod and the optional
Tripod Adapter-N, the built-in tripod socket is used to stabilize the binoculars
and prevent unwanted shake, making extended observations easy and comfortable.