A customer recently came to the Northern Optics retail outlet looking for a good quality pair of binoculars. Key requirements were to be compact and lightweight.
Despite looking at smaller 8×25 binoculars, they opted for the Hawke Optics Premier 8×42. From the customers point of view they ticked all the required boxes. Lightweight, compact, great handling, superb optics and could easily fit in a jacket pocket.
The fact they cost only £65 was a surpise and added bonus