New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - Brunton 50mm Eterna
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

Check GunBroker.com for SWFA's No Reserve and No Minimum bid firearm auctions.

Brunton 50mm Eterna

 Post Reply Post Reply   Topic Search Topic Search  Topic Options Topic Options
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: April/13/2007 at 11:19
Chris in NorCal View Drop Down
Optics Apprentice
Optics Apprentice


Joined: November/16/2005
Location: United States
Status: Offline
Points: 56

Any opinions or experience?

I've read elsewhere the optics and eyepiece on this unit are as good as the Nikon 50mm fieldscope. The difference being it's a non-interchangeabe, straight eyepiece model only.

 

http://www.brunton.com/product.php?id=311



Edited by Chris in NorCal
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: April/13/2007 at 14:39
lucznik View Drop Down
Optics Master
Optics Master


Joined: November/27/2004
Location: United States
Status: Offline
Points: 1436

Where did you read that?

 

My experience with Brunton optics has been that they make good products but, tend to overprice them. 

 

It certainly is a fairly ugly, boxy looking scope but, if its optics really are comparable to the 50mm ED Fieldscope and assuming you could find a good deal on the price, it would be worth at least considering.

 

The 18-38x zoom range is pretty comparable to Leupold's flagship 12-40x60 Gold Ring spotting scope that costs around $800 (for the non-ED version.)  I wonder if the ED glass on the Brunton would serve to effectively compensate for the 10 mm decrease in objective lens size?

 

 

 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Similar Threads: "Brunton 50mm Eterna"
Subject Author Forum Replies Last Post
Steiner Merlin, Brunton Eterna? Wild In AK Binoculars 5 1/5/2006 5:53:22 PM
Brunton Eterna Stud Duck Binoculars 1 8/1/2005 1:53:37 PM
brunton eterna 50mm ed review Chris in NorCal Spotting Scopes 7
Outdoor Life & the Brunton Eterna JGRaider Spotting Scopes 1
Talon HD or Eterna's? zrider2 Binoculars 3
Steiner Merlin/Bush. Discv./BruntonEterna pintail03 Binoculars 7 9/23/2005 5:35:47 PM
Brunton/Leica? BowhuntinZR2 Binoculars 6 5/29/2005 10:58:43 AM
Brunton? samuel Rifle Scopes 3 6/5/2006 8:13:02 PM
open letter to SWFA about SS 5-20x 50mm JRT Rimfire / Airgun 27
Brunton Eterna Eyepiece? Markethunter Spotting Scopes 0


This page was generated in 0.188 seconds.