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Leupold BX-5 Santiam HD 12x50mm Binoculars

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SKU 100-175856
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Leupold Optics BX-5 Santiam HD 12x50mm Binoculars - 175856

Introducing the Leupold BX-5 Santiam HD 12x50mm Binoculars, a powerful optical tool designed to meet the demands of enthusiasts who require higher magnification without sacrificing portability.

The 12x magnification is tailored for expansive, open terrains, while the binoculars' lightweight and robust construction ensures comfortable, extended use.

Crafted for epic journeys in challenging environments, the BX®-5 Santiam® HD 12x50mm binocular stands at the forefront of its class.

Engineered to deliver professional-grade performance, it boasts a spacious eye box for fatigue-free, prolonged observation sessions, and features an open-bridge design for easy handling and portability.

The binoculars are anchored by Leupold's cutting-edge Professional-Grade Optical System, setting a new standard for light transmission in the most demanding lighting conditions.

With industry-leading glare reduction, it ensures a crystal-clear image even in harsh, direct light, meeting the rigorous demands of professional guides and shooters in the field. 

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Included in the package are Pro Gear® accessories, featuring a GO Afield™ shoulder strap, a custom binocular case, protective lens covers, and a lens cloth.

Like all Leupold® binoculars, they're engineered to be fogproof, waterproof, and backed by a lifetime performance guarantee, ensuring they'll stand the test of time in any outdoor pursuit.

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  • 12x Magnification: These binoculars offer a versatile 12x magnification, delivering detailed and vibrant views of distant subjects, making them perfect for birdwatching, hunting, or stargazing. This ensures an adaptable viewing experience tailored to your needs.
  • 50mm Objective Lens: Fitted with a 50mm objective lens diameter, these binoculars allow a substantial influx of light, resulting in exceptionally bright imagery even under challenging low light conditions. This proves invaluable during dawn and dusk, enabling you to capture intricate details with outstanding clarity, enhancing your overall viewing experience.
  • Professional-Grade Optical System: Leupold’s Precision Professional-Grade Optical System is meticulously engineered to excel in even the most demanding lighting scenarios. It leads the industry in reducing glare, ensuring a clear image even in intense, direct light. Moreover, it provides the level of resolution and clarity sought after by professional guides and shooters in the field.
  • Rugged Endurance in Extreme Climates: These optics undergo rigorous testing to perform at the highest level in the most challenging conditions. Engineered to endure temperatures ranging from a bone-chilling -40 degrees Fahrenheit to a scorching 160 degrees Fahrenheit, they ensure unwavering performance regardless of the climate.
  • Waterproof and Fogproof: Leupold binoculars never compromise, whether facing torrential downpours or river crossings. The proprietary gas blend and seals are rigorously tested to remain watertight even at depths of up to 33 feet and through numerous pressure changes, ensuring clarity in any weather.
  • Lifetime Performance Assurance: Crafted for a lifetime of outstanding performance, Leupold stands firmly behind their product. If at any point your binoculars fail to perform, they will be repaired or replaced at no cost, regardless of whether you are the original owner. This lifetime guarantee reflects the confidence Leupold has in the durability and reliability of their products.
  • Sleek Open Bridge Design: The open bridge, roof prism design not only reduces weight but also offers an ergonomically optimized grip for comfortable, prolonged use, making them an ideal choice for extended outdoor observations.
  • Diamond Coat 2: By treating exterior lens surfaces with Diamond Guard, an ion-assist lens coating, these binoculars achieve higher light transmission and superior resistance to abrasion. This specialized coating not only enhances brightness but also ensures remarkable clarity and contrast in diverse viewing conditions.
  • Fully Multi-Coated Lens System: The advanced fully multi-coated lens system goes beyond standard coatings, guaranteeing maximum brightness for impeccable clarity, heightened contrast, and true-to-life color fidelity in every observation.
  • Guard-ion: Equipped with Hydro Shield, a hydrophobic lens coating, these binoculars effectively repel dirt and water, ensuring a clear, low-maintenance image even in challenging weather conditions.
  • High-Definition Optics: Boasting high-definition calcium-fluoride lenses, these binoculars offer unmatched clarity at all magnification levels, enabling users to discern fine details with exceptional precision.
  • Phase Roof Prisms: With phase-coated roof prisms, these binoculars significantly enhance resolution, providing a sharp, well-defined sight picture that extends seamlessly across the entire visual field.
  • Tripod Adaptability: The integrated 1/4-20 rotatable tripod adapter port simplifies mounting on a tripod, providing stability for extended observations, particularly useful for capturing intricate details or studying distant subjects.
  • Durable Armor Coating: The robust housing is wrapped in an easy-grip rubber armor coating, ensuring a secure hold in various conditions. This protective layer not only provides added comfort but also safeguards the binoculars from impacts and scratches.
  • Ergonomic Design: Leupold's ergonomic design philosophy ensures that their products are not only slim and lightweight but also ergonomically contoured to fit comfortably in your hands, regardless of their size, enabling extended periods of use without strain.
  • Oversized Eyepiece: Designed for all-day glassing comfort, the oversized eyepiece increases contact area for a comfortable viewing experience. Its flexible, ergonomic design accommodates various eye shapes and sizes, enhancing user comfort during prolonged observations.
  • Smooth Central Focusing Dial: The large, tactile central focusing dial is thoughtfully designed for easy location and operation, even with gloved hands. This precision-focused mechanism enables users to effortlessly adjust for maximum clarity and detail, whether picking out distant wildlife or surveying scenic vistas.
  • Twist Up Eyecups: Featuring twist-up eyecups with generous eye relief, these binoculars ensure comfortable extended viewing sessions. This feature is particularly beneficial for users who wear eyeglasses, allowing for a customized and comfortable viewing experience tailored to individual preferences.
  • User-Friendly Eyecup Replacement: The removable twist-up eyecups provide a convenient in-field replacement option if they ever become damaged, ensuring uninterrupted use and peace of mind during your outdoor adventures.

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                                                                                                What's Included:

                                                                                                 ✓ Leupold Optics BX-5 Santiam HD 12x50mm Binoculars

                                                                                                ✓ GO Afield™ shoulder strap

                                                                                                ✓ Carry case

                                                                                                ✓ Lens cover

                                                                                                ✓ Lens cloth

                                                                                                 ✓ Lifetime warranty



                                                                                                    Item Number 175856
                                                                                                    Length (in) 6.8
                                                                                                    Weight (oz.) 32.1
                                                                                                    Magnification 12
                                                                                                    Objective Lens Diameter (mm) 50
                                                                                                    Linear FOV (ft@1000 yd.) 272
                                                                                                    Angular FOV (Degrees) 5.2
                                                                                                    Eye Relief (mm) 16.6
                                                                                                    Exit Pupil (mm) 5.2
                                                                                                    Close Focus Distance (ft.) 11.4
                                                                                                    Interpupillary Distance Max (mm) 74
                                                                                                    Interpupillary Distance Min (mm) 58

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