Steiner Observer 8x42
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Steiner Observer 8x42

The perfect all-round binoculars for anyone who demands versatile capability in their optics
NZ $689.00
incl GST


The new Observer series are designed for a versatile use to match any situation under all conditions. Two full sized models in a lightweight design provide comfortable ergonomics for long-term observation, bright images, crisp resolution and a wide field of view. Hardly any other binocular gets you so close with such clear, sharp detail, for so little budget.

A versatile all-round binocular. Lightweight with bright images until twilight.

The perfect all-round companion For anyone who demand versatile capability in their optics.

Product Features: 

STEINER High-Contrast-Optics

  • STEINER High-Contrast-Optics provide bright, brillant views, accurate colour and clear images with high contour sharpness for exceptional performance up to close range of 2 m.

STEINER Fast-Close-Focus

  • Fast-Close-Focus central focusing wheel requires minimal, stepless rotation for quick absolute sharpness from close-up to infinity. Comfortable, easy to use.

Outstanding Ruggedness

  • Outstanding Ruggedness with durable polycarbonate Makrolon housing, temperature range between -15°C to +55°C. Non-slip NBR-Longlife rubber armour protection resists oil, acid or adverse weather.

Ergonomic Design

  • Ergonomic Design with rubber armoured protruding controls providing comfortable and silent observations with effective sound absorption.

Cylindric Rotation Eyecups

  • Cylindric rotation eyecups made of soft, skin-friendly and non-aging silicone.

Lightweight roof-prism design

  • Lightweight roof-prism design has less bulk to stay out of the way while observing.

** 10 Year Warranty**



Item 2313
Objective Diameter 42 mm
Magnification 8 x
Weight 696 g
Width 128 mm
Height 148 mm
Depth 65 mm
Exit Pupil 5.3 mm
Luminosity 27.6
Twilight Factor 18.3
Field of View at 1000 m 116 m
Focusing System Fast - Close Focus
Close Focus Range 2 m
High-Performance-Optics High-Contrast-Optics
Waterproof Yes 
Temperature Range -15°C to +55°C
Eyecups Cylindrical Rotation Eyecups
Rubber Armouring NBR-Longlife
Carrying Strap: Standard
Strap Attachment: Standard
Objective Cover Yes
Rain Protection Cap Yes
Bag Yes
Warranty 10 years


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