Vixen SG 2.1x42 Widefield Binoculars

Vixen SG 2.1x42 Widefield Binoculars
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Model:  vixen_sg2.1x42
Part Number:  79172
Brand:  Vixen

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INCLUDED IN THE BOX

  • Vixen SG2.1x42 Binoculars
  • Soft Carry Case
  • Neck Strap

These quirky new binoculars from Vixen have been developed for widefield observation of, for example, the Milky Way. They use a Galilean optic with 2.1x magnification which promises a more "walk in" view than 6x or 8x binoculars. 

Supplied in a soft carry case, these binoculars have been jointly developed with Miyauchi and are made in Saitama, Japan. 

Read Professor Ian Morison's Vixen SG 21.x42 review at the Astronomy Digest. 

Read Matthew Hodgson's Vixen SG 2.1x42 review at Alpha Lyrae. 

Note: due to the type of optic employed, these may not provide a full field of view for glasses wearers. 

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Product Specifications

Magnification2.1x
Diameter42mm
CoatingsFully multi-coated
Eye Relief8.4mm*
Aprox. Real FOV12.2°*
Aprox. Apparent FOV25.2°*
Close focus2 metres
IPD55 to 74mm
Size4.6 12.8 5.4cm
Weight410g

* As these are a Galilean optic, there is not a fixed exit pupil, apparent field of view or real field of view. The eye relief figure quoted is to give glasses wearers an idea of whether these will suit their visual set up.

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