Konus is one of the most promising spotting scope manufacturers in current time. Konus 7122 20x-60x100mm Spotting Scope offers you the rare feature of working both as a spotting scope and a camera lens that you have been dreaming the whole time. I’m a professional hunter and a photography is my hobby. I usually travel a lot of exotic places for hunting purposes and I take photos whenever I get a chance. As a result, I had to carry both the hunting equipment and photographic tools before. So, I was looking for a permanent solution and finally, I’ve found this Konus 7122 20x-60x100mm model spotting scope that solved my problem. This is the best spotting scope in my entire career.
Now let me tell you deeply about this thing.
- Weight:3 lbs.
- Shipping weight: 2 lbs.
- Dimensions: 20 x 6 x 5 inches.
- Zooming: 20x – 60x.
- Object diameter: 100mm
- Exit pupil: 5 – 1.67mm
- Eyepiece type:
- Length: 480mm/18.8 inches.
- Camera Adaptor:
Features and Benefits
- Good Quality Lens and Prism
Fully coated lens increase the transmission of light and prevents the sunlight reflections. Thus, you get the crystal-clear image of the object easily. In Konus 7122 20x-60x100mm model, they have used plastic glass lens. So, that scratches and other harm cannot be done to it easily. On the other hand, using of BK-7 prism has made it exceptional. This kind of prism is the best for angled eyepiece.
- Wide Angle View
With the 100mm diameter of the objective lens, you get the widest view angle through it. Thus, you can minimize the movement of the scope in stealth mode hunting. Again, its exit pupil is 5 – 1.67mm diameter and the eyepiece is removable. Thus, you can clean the eyepiece properly for better treatment. Furthermore, the synchronization between lens and prism is very good.
- Export Quality construction material
The construction materials of Konus 7122 20x-60x100mm model are all export quality. The body is fully covered with thin rubber coating for safety purpose. Besides, polycarbonic made body has made the safety issue under control. Again, the high-quality adjustment gears of the focusing panel will make the job much easier for you to focus an object.
- Many Uses
This amazing piece of work has many uses than only as a spotting scope. You can use it as a camera lens as it can adopt cameras too. Besides, you can use it as a telescope to see the stars at the night.
- Durability and Stylish
Durability and stylish appearance is the most useful combination that everyone wants to have it in their spotting scope. Konus 7122 20x-60x100mm spotting scope has also this combination in its possession. It is durable and at the same time, it is stylish. Besides, it’s classy green color helps it to blend with the surroundings.
Can adopt cameras.
You can use it as a telescope.
Long range zooming.
A bit heavy.
It is not waterproof.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q1. Is the lens fully coated?
Answer: Yes, it is fully coated and thus, you get the crystal-clear image of the object.
Q2. Is it mountable on a camera tripod?
Answer: Yes, you can mount it on any kind of photographic tripod or stand.
As jumping to a conclusion, I must say it is a rare piece of work. Camera adaptability has made it completely different than others. Though Konus 7122 20x-60x100mm model doesn’t really follow the price-quality ratio, but it would value your money. All the professionals, including me, highly admire of it. On the other hand, few of the amazon customers have found it less satisfying from their point of view. But considering everything, I would gladly like to recommend this to the professionals.