Nikon MONARCH HG 8×30 Wins Outdoor Life Editor’s Choice

Nikon MONARCH HG 8x30 Wins Outdoor Life Editor's Choice
Nikon MONARCH HG 8×30 Wins Outdoor Life Editor’s Choice

U.S.A.-( Nikon is honored to announce its MONARCH HG 8×30 midsize binoculars were recently awarded the Outdoor Life Editor’s Choice Award. Outdoor Life’s editors spent multiple days and countless hours in the field performing rigorous testing to evaluate “ergonomics, durability, versatility, ease of use, and innovation.” – Editors.

Outdoor Life editors sum up the MONARCH HG by stating “its attributes make a perfect fit for hunting, travel, or even back porch birding.” This statement embodies the true adventurous spirit that Nikon prides itself for producing optical glass for over a century. “We are extremely honored and proud to earn yet another award for our flagship MONARCH HG binoculars. Our dedication to our Optics First Principle has paved the way for this new MONARCH,” said Jeremy Bentham, Sr. Manager; SRO Sales & Operations Nikon Inc.

Nikon MONARCH HG 8×30

  • Fully Multicoated Optics provide multiple layers of anti-reflective coating on all air-to-glass surfaces maximizing light transmission, brightness and contrast
  • ED (Extra-low dispersion) Glass reduces chromatic aberration to a remarkable degree, providing clear images with superior contrast
  • Wide Field of View Binoculars have fields of view of 60% or greater
  • Field Flattener Lens System delivers sharp images all the way to the edge of the field of view
  • Long eye relief provides 15mm or more of eye relief – perfect for eyeglass wearers
  • Armor Lens Coating provides scratch-resistance coatings for eyepiece and objective lenses
  • Locking diopter control maintains your personal setting
  • Turn & Slide eyecups are perfect for use with or without eyeglasses
  • Waterproof and O-ring sealed to prevent moisture from entering body
  • Fogproof – nitrogen purged for total reliability against thermal shock
  • Magnesium Alloy Body is lightweight and incredibly durable
  • Flip-Down Objective Covers are included along with replacement rubber objective trim rings

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About Nikon IncNikon Sport Optics

Nikon Inc. is the U.S. distributor of Nikon sports and recreational optics, world-renowned Nikon 35mm cameras, digital cameras, speedlights and accessories, Nikkor lenses and electronic imaging products.

For more information on Nikon’s full line of Riflescopes, Reflex/Red Dot Sights, Binoculars, Rangefinder Binocular, Fieldscopes, and Laser Rangefinders, please contact: Nikon Sport Optics, 1300 Walt Whitman Rd., Melville, NY 11747-3064, or call 1-800-645-6687.