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Overview: The Cometron Series 12x70 binocular by Celestron
is a powerful binocular with a wide field of view, and large 70mm objective
lenses, designed for astronomers and stargazers who enjoy viewing objects in the
night sky. The 12x70 model comes with a
neck strap, rainguard, objective lens caps, a tripod adapter, and a vinyl carrying case.
BaK-4 Prisms: The 12x70 binocular includes high quality BaK-4 prisms
and fully multi-coated optics for great image detail, and brighter images, even in low
light. The large 70mm objective lenses and multi-coated optics dramatically
increase light transmission for brighter images with increased contrast and
Central Focusing Knob: This Cometron Series 12x70 binocular
has a large central focusing knob. In addition, the right eyepiece has a diopter
for focusing the binocular to your eyesight.
Folding Eyecups: The binocular features folding rubber
eyecups to accommodate eyeglass and non-eyeglass wearers. The eyecup can be left
in the up position for non-eyeglass wearers, or folded down completely for
eyeglass wearers. There is a middle fold-down position, which may be more
comfortable for some users.
Water-resistant: The 12x70 model has a rubberized aluminum
housing that is durable and water-resistant, so you can use it in damp viewing
Tripod Adaptable: The 12x70 binocular has built-in threads
that allows the unit to be mounted to a tripod, using the included tripod
- Model: Cometron Series 12x70
- Objective Diameter: 70mm
- Magnification: 12x
- Close Focusing Distance: 59'
- Angular Field of View: 4.6°
- Exit Pupil: 5.8mm
- Eye Relief: 19.6mm
- Interpupillary Distance: 56-72mm
- Relative Brightness: 33.64
- Prism Glass: BaK-4
- Weight: 49.3 ounces