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Nikon - Prostaff 5 16-48x60mm Zoom Spotting Scope - Straight

Model#: 6976

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Nikon Prostaff 5 16-48x60mm Spotting Scope is an entry-level scope with advanced levels of optical quality and durability! As heir of the legendary RA IIIimage series scopes, the Nikon Fieldscope Prostaff 5 60mm Zoom Scope is approximately 20% lighter than the previous models, and delivers sharp, crisp images at any magnification. The Nikon ProStaff 5 16-48x60 Spotting Scope features a carefully designed zoom eyepiece to minimize color aberration at the edges of the field of view; an extended length eye relief makes for hours of comfortable viewing.

Three newly developed eyepiece lenses are compatible with the Nikon ProStaff5 82mm Spotting Scope, featuring digiscoping compatibility - they can connect to a wide variety of COOLPIX-series compact digital cameras, by using the FSB-series Digital Camera Bracket (sold separately).

  • Weight of main body reduced 20% over previous models
  • Zoom lens eyepiece
  • Minimizes color aberration at the edge of the field of view
  • Long eye relief - greater distance between the eye and the eyepiece.
  • Large objective lens provides a brighter field of view.
  • All lenses and prisms in the main body and the eyepiece have multilayer coatings.
  • Waterproof (up to 1 m for 10 minutes)
  • Fog-proof - O-rings and nitrogen gas in the main body.
  • Ocular lenses water resistant.
  • Digiscoping mount can be connected to a wide range of compact digital cameras including the COOLPIX series compact digital cameras using an FSB-series Digital Camera Bracket is available for the three newly developed models of eyepiece lenses.
  • Integrated sliding sunshade.
  • Eco-glass - free from lead and arsenic.
  • Includes stay-on case.
  • Two threaded holes in the main body enable stable mounting on a tripod; adjustable for use with or without Digiscoping system.
  • Stylish and compact design.
  • Ocular lenses for the older RA III series are compatible with the main body



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Additional Information

Name Nikon - Prostaff 5 16-48x60mm Zoom Spotting Scope - Straight
Manufacturer Nikon
Model 6976
Diameter 60 mm
Focuser 4.0 m
Height 115 x 85 mm
Length 290 mm
Mount Bayonet
Objective 60 mm
Optical Coatings Total multilayer coating, phase correction coating
Tripod 2 screw holes to balance the body with or without DSRL camera zoom FSA-L2 + D-SLR digiscoping systems.
Water Resistance Nitrogen gas filled; waterproof up to 1m underwater for 10 min.