The Minox MD 50 16-30x50 Straight spotting scope offers travel friendly dimensions, a variable power top-of-the-range optical system, plus highest precision mechanic. With its fully adjustable eyepiece from 16x to 30x magnification, its compact dimensions and weighing in at just 21.69 oz. the new Minox MD 50 16-30x50 truly is a spotting scope that can at times be hand-held, although for optimum use a tripod is always recommended. The Minox MD 50 Straight spotting scopes can, under certain conditions, be an excellent supplement to binoculars, in particular if a stronger magnification than available binoculars is required.
Even with a 50 mm entrance pupil the MD 50 is very powerful and provides good bright images. For high light transmission as well as brilliance, high contrast and natural color rendition the high resolution objective lens system features the multi-layer M* coating which is a Minox development. This helps to ensure the high quality required for detailed observation and reliable identification of a species. The engineers at Minox have also provided an extremely close focus range of 16.4 ft. making using the MD 50 a real pleasure. With a swivel tripod connection the telescope can be pivoted when on a tripod. The Minox MD 50 is supplied with a nylon ever-ready case.