Tasco 8×56 Binoculars


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Key Features:

  • Moderate 8x magnification
  • Large 56mm objective lenses
  • Traditional Porro prism design
  • Anti-reflection fully coated optics
  • 105m field of view at 1000 metres
  • Wide 7mm exit pupil
  • Long 20mm eye relief

Tasco 8×56 Binoculars

With a moderate magnification and large objectives, the black Tasco 8×56 Essentials Porro Binoculars are ideal for hunting, lunar observations and comet watching. They utilize anti-reflective coated optics for improved light transmission, color, and clarity. A traditional BK-7 Porro prism optical path that them to offers a rich depth of field. A wide exit pupil and long eye relief help to reduce the appearance of visible hand shake, common to high-power optics such as these. It also ensures the exiting light will completely cover the user’s pupils when they are fully dilated in low light to avoid vignetting.It also features a comfortable feel in the hand thanks to rubberized armoring.  The binocular can be mounted on a tripod with an optional adapter for hands-free use during long observation sessions.


Optical Performance

  • Moderate 8x magnification
  • Large 56mm objective lenses
  • Traditional Porro prism design provides a rich depth of field versus similar roof prism models
  • Anti-reflection fully coated optics improve light transmission, color rendition, and contrast
  • 315-foot field of view at 1000 yards
  • Wide 7mm exit pupil ensures exiting light will completely cover fully dilated pupils in low light to avoid vignetting
  • Long 20mm eye relief


Use and Handling

  • Large center focusing wheel is easy to manipulate even when wearing gloves
  • Right-eye dioptric correction
  • Fold-down rubber eyecups for comfortable use with or without eyewear
  • Tripod mountable with optional adapter


Construction Details

  • Lightweight plastic chassis
  • Protective black rubber armor provides a slip-resistant grip
  • Textured palm-pads improve grip security
  • Includes case, strap, eyepiece and objective lens covers
  • Weight: 960 grams

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Tasco ES8X56 Specs

Prism Type Porro (BK7)
Magnification 8x
Objective Lens Diameter 56 mm
Angle of View 6° (Actual)
Field of View 315′ @ 1000 yd / 104.6 m @ 1000 m
Minimum Focus Distance 12′ / 3.7 m
Exit Pupil Diameter 7 mm
Eye Relief 20 mm
Diopter Adjustment Yes
Focus Type Center
Dimensions 8 x 7.5 x 3.5″ / 20.3 x 19.1 x 8.9 cm
Weight 958.2 g