Opticron Discovery WP PC 42mm Binoculars

£169.00✓ 2 year warranty


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About this product

Model:  optcrn_disc_8x42_30458
Part Number:  30458

The hugely popular and highly regarded Opticron Discovery WP PC series are among the smallest waterproof roof-prism binoculars available. 

Features including a surprisingly compact body, wide field eyepieces, close focus to under 1.5m and IPDs as low as 52mm. 

An excellent choice for birding and nature observation. 

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  • Compact roof-prism design finished in natural rubber armour
  • Nitrogen-purged fog-proof and waterproof construction
  • Wide-angle fully multi-coated optical system with Phase Corrected prisms
  • Lightweight magnesium body
  • Long eyerelief for spectacle wearers
  • Twist type retractable eyecups
  • Close focus to under 1.5m
  • Tripod Adapter Socket

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What's in the box

  • Discovery WP PC Binoculars
  • Soft Case
  • Rainguard
  • Wide Lanyard
  • Objective Lens Covers
  • Cleaning Cloth
  • User Guide & Guarantee


Product Code3045830459
OG Lens Dia. (mm)4242
Weight (g)703696
Product Dimensions LxWxD (mm)133x126x52133x126x52
Box Dimensions LxWxD (mm)180x153x75180x153x75
Boxed Weight (g)864856
Field of View (°)7.516.02
Field of View (m@1000m)393315
Close Focus (m)1.51.5
Eye Relief (mm)2217
IPD (mm)53~7553~75
Prism TypeRoofRoof
UK Guarantee5 year5 year
Tripod Mount3102231022
Body MaterialAluminium Alloy, Polycarbonate, MagnesiumAluminium Alloy, Polycarbonate, Magnesium
Hinge TypeSingle Hinge, Single AxisSingle Hinge, Single Axis
Armour TypeFullFull
Nitrogen Gas FilledYesYes
Prism MaterialBAK 4BAK 4
Prism CoatingMultiMulti
PC CoatingYesYes
Lens CoatingFully multi-coatedFully multi-coated
Eyecup Type2 stage twist2 stage twist
Dioptre Adjustment SideRightRight
Dioptre Adjuster LocationRight, Click stopRight, Click stop

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Q1. How much do these binoculars weigh?

The Discovery WP PC 8x42 binoculars weigh 703g / 24.8oz and the 10x42 binoculars weight 696g / 24.6oz.