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Leupold SX-5 Santiam HD 27-55x80mm Angled Spotting Scope

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SKU 100-175911
Original price $2,164.18 - Original price $2,164.18
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Leupold Optics SX-5 Santiam HD 27-55x80mm Angled  Spotting Scope - 175911

The Leupold SX-5 Santiam HD 27-55x80mm Straight Spotting Scope is more than just an optic; it's an essential tool for any outdoor enthusiast.

Engineered for rugged performance, it excels in diverse environments, providing clear, vivid images.

With a versatile 27-55x magnification range, it strikes a perfect balance between power and weight, making it ideal for backcountry adventures and range shooting.

The straight eyepiece design aligns naturally with your line of sight, simplifying target acquisition and tracking.

At its core, Leupold's Professional-Grade Optical System ensures unparalleled light transmission, designed to outperform in challenging lighting conditions.

Leading glare reduction technology guarantees a crisp image in direct sunlight, while exceptional resolution and clarity meet the standards of professional guides and shooters. 

Leupold SX-5 Santiam HD 27-55x80mm Angled Spotting Scope Outdoors Lifestyle Shot

The SX-5 Santiam HD embodies relentless performance.

Crafted and assembled in the USA, this spotting scope is a testament to American quality.

Like all Leupold optics, it boasts fogproof and waterproof capabilities, and it's backed by a lifetime guarantee, ensuring unwavering performance in any scenario. 

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  • 27-55x Magnification: This versatile zoom range allows for seamless transitions between detailed close-ups and broader overviews, catering to a wide array of observational needs. It empowers users with the flexibility to observe targets at varying distances, making it an indispensable tool for wildlife enthusiasts and professional guides.
  • 80mm Objective Lens: With an 80mm objective lens diameter, this scope ensures exceptional light gathering capabilities, resulting in clear and vivid imagery even in low-light scenarios. This attribute significantly enhances visibility and image quality, appealing to discerning users who prioritize sharp, high-resolution visuals.
  • Angled Spotting Scope Design: The angled eyepiece not only enhances versatility and usability but also provides ergonomic advantages. This design allows for comfortable viewing at various angles, reducing strain on the neck and back during extended observation sessions. Additionally, it offers improved stability and adaptability for different shooting positions, ensuring you can maintain a clear line of sight in any situation.
  • Professional Grade Optical System: Leupold’s Professional-Grade Optical System offers unmatched light transmission designed to outperform in the most challenging lighting conditions. It also incorporates industry-leading glare reduction technology, ensuring a clear image even under harsh, direct light. The system provides the resolution and clarity demanded by professional guides and shooters in the field.
  • Extreme Climate Exposure: Engineered to endure the harshest conditions, this spotting scope is tested to perform reliably in temperatures ranging from -40 degrees Fahrenheit up to 160 degrees Fahrenheit. It excels in extreme weather environments, ensuring consistent operation, even in the most unforgiving climates.
  • Waterproof and Fogproof: Leupold employs advanced internal gasses and sealing techniques to render this spotting scope fully waterproof and fogproof. It can withstand extreme temperatures and elevation changes, ensuring that the internal optics remain moisture-free and crystal clear for the life of the scope. This feature guarantees uninterrupted performance, even in environments with significant temperature fluctuations or high humidity.
  • Guaranteed for Life: Built with a commitment to enduring performance, Leupold provides a lifetime warranty. Whether you're the original owner or not, if the spotting scope ever fails to perform, Leupold will repair or replace it free of charge. This unwavering guarantee reflects Leupold's confidence in the scope's durability and reliability, providing users with peace of mind and assurance in their investment.
  • Diamond Coat 2: The exterior lens surfaces are treated with Diamond Coat 2, an ion-assist lens coating. This offers higher light transmission and the highest level of abrasion resistance ever offered by Leupold. It also aids in enhancing brightness, clarity, and contrast. This advanced coating technology ensures that the lens surfaces remain clear and protected, even in challenging field conditions, extending the longevity and performance of the scope.
  • Fully Multi-Coated Lens System: The fully multi-coated lenses maximize brightness, ensuring exceptional clarity, contrast, and color fidelity in various lighting conditions. This comprehensive lens treatment significantly enhances image quality, allowing users to enjoy vivid and true-to-life visuals, regardless of the lighting environment, ensuring every detail is vividly captured.
  • Phase Coated: Phase coated roof prisms represent a pinnacle of optical engineering, enhancing image quality by ensuring that every detail is rendered with utmost clarity and precision. This technology eradicates phase shifts, guaranteeing a consistently sharp and distortion-free sight picture across the entire visual field.

  • Tripod Ready: A built-in 1/4-20 rotatable tripod adapter port makes it easy to mount to a tripod. This feature proves particularly valuable for users engaged in prolonged periods of observation, as it minimizes fatigue and allows for steady and precise focusing, ensuring optimal viewing experiences.
  • Armor Coated: The durable housing is shrouded in an easy-grip rubber armor coating that provides a positive grasp in all conditions. This ensures that the spotting scope can withstand rough handling and offers additional protection in demanding field conditions.
  • Oversized Eyepiece: All-day glassing comfort is provided with an increased contact area and a flexible ergonomic design. This feature accommodates users who wear eyeglasses, ensuring a comfortable viewing experience for everyone.
  • Smooth Focusing: The spotting scope features an extremely smooth focusing system for fine adjustments, allowing you to capture every detail with exceptional clarity. Whether you're tracking wildlife or assessing targets, the fine-tuning capability of the focusing mechanism guarantees optimal image sharpness.
  • Twist Up Eyecups: Designed for extended viewing comfort, the twist-up eyecups provide a customizable experience, allowing users to find the perfect eye relief. This feature is particularly valuable for those who wear glasses, ensuring they can enjoy a full field of view without any discomfort.

                                                                                        Leupold SX-5 Santiam HD Series Spotting Scope Features Video:

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                                                                                            What's Included:

                                                                                             ✓ Leupold SX-5 Santiam HD 27-55x80mm Angled Spotting Scope

                                                                                            ✓ Scope Sleeve

                                                                                            ✓ Objective Lens Cover

                                                                                            ✓ Eyepiece Lens Cover

                                                                                            ✓ Lens Cloth

                                                                                             ✓ Lifetime warranty



                                                                                            Item Number 175911
                                                                                            Eyepiece Style Angled
                                                                                            Tripod Included No
                                                                                            Length (in) 15
                                                                                            Weight (oz.) 68.7
                                                                                            Magnification Max 55
                                                                                            Magnification Min 27
                                                                                            Objective Diameter (mm) 80
                                                                                            Linear FOV Low Mag (ft@1000yds) 105
                                                                                            Linear FOV High Mag (ft@1000yds) 73
                                                                                            Angular FOV Low Mag (Degrees) 2
                                                                                            Angular FOV High Mag (Degrees) 1.4
                                                                                            Eye Relief Low Mag (mm) 16.6
                                                                                            Eye Relief High Mag (mm) 19.2
                                                                                            Exit Pupil Low Mag 2.9
                                                                                            Exit Pupil High Mag 1.5
                                                                                            Close Focus Distance (ft.) 11

                                                                                            Leupold SX-5 Santiam HD 27-55x80mm Angled Spotting Scope Product Manual:

                                                                                            Customer Reviews

                                                                                            Based on 1 review

                                                                                            This old dog has owned and tried many scopes in his day. The family pitched in and got me this scope for my 75th. The edge to edge clarity is spot on. Focus is fast and smooth. Can't ask for much more.