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2012-01-20

MINOX BN 7x50 DC: revolutionary nautical marine binoculars with innovative digital compass

Revolutionary, innovative, digital. The new MINOX BN 7x50 DC combines all the characteristics that navigators at sea and water sports enthusiasts need. A high level of functionality, perfect viewing, fast orientation as well as outstanding ergonomics. Thanks to the integrated digital compass the BN 7x50 DC is held safely and securely in your hand making it a reliable companion at sea that is extremely comfortable to use.

The MINOX BN 7x50 DC is equipped with a digital compass that is fully integrated in the binocular body. At the press of a button the digital compass is conveniently displayed in the center of the field of view -without losing focus on the essential object in view. All measurements can be saved and used for cross bearings. The highly sensitive gravity sensor provides automatic tilt compensation when the binoculars are held at an angle, ensuring maximum precision of the compass module. Using the tilt function it is possible to exactly determine the height or distance of the object in view.

The MINOX precision design optics in the new BN 7x50 DC provide maximum brilliance and clarity, brightness, contrast and resolution down to the smallest detail as well as a natural color rendition.

To prevent the binoculars from fogging up and to ensure watertightness up to 5 meters the body of the MINOX BN 7x50 DC is filled with nitrogen.
A rubber armoring provides an excellent grip and robustness, making these binoculars particularly suitable for rough conditions at sea.

Whether wearing glasses or sunglasses the quick-action eyecups are comfortable and convenient to use. Thanks to the individual eyepiece adjustment the binoculars are always in focus from 12 meters to infinity.

The new BN 7x50 DC comes with a practical float strap and is available from specialist dealers in a white or black design.

For users who like to have more detailed information MINOX also offers the enhanced top model BN 7x50 DCM. Besides the digital compass function this model features a multifunction display that gives additional information at the press of a button:

  • Barometric reading and recording
  • Altimeter display
  • Temperature display as well as display of the temperature profile
  • Stopwatch function
  • Clock