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Nikon Monarch 12x42 DCF
9.5 out of 10

Nikon Monarch 12x42 DCF

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Overall 10
10

Best Optics For The Money

C.Solorzano, Adorama
17 October 2011
  • Excerpt: For the money you can't go wrong. If your looking for optics under $350.00. purchased just before my nephews elk hunt. Exceptional in lowlight and super crisp. My monarchs are 12X42 and using a tripod or not easy to handle and focus. Very Satisfied!!!
  • Pros: Compact, Lightweight, Quality Lenses, Strong Construction, Works Well With Glasses
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Overall 10
10

Great Binos!

The outdoorsman, Adorama
18 September 2011
  • Excerpt: A great pair of Binoculars, at a low price!
  • Pros: Close Focus, Quality Lenses, Waterproof
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Overall 6
6.0

Resolution test

retiree, Adorama
4 January 2008
  • Excerpt: A couple weeks ago, I bought Nikon Monarch 12*42 from WalMart for [$]. Because I have other binoculars I decided to put them all to the resolution accuracy test. So, I have four binoculars: porro prism IR Vision 8*40 which I bought 10 years ago for [$]; porro prism Praktica 10*25 UCA which I bought...
  • Pros: Strong Construction, Works Well With Glasses
  • Cons: Unstable
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Overall 10
10

The Monarchs are very light and clear.

Ray the hunter, Adorama
12 February 2007
  • Excerpt: These are excellent quality, light, and very clear.
  • Pros: Compact, Quality Lenses
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Overall 10
10

Best Binoculars i`ve ever owned..!

Richardg, Amazon
15 August 2013
  • Summary: These binoculars are excellent quality and value for money, they have optics comparable to much more expensive binoculars and should be your number 1 choice for an all round binocular that will perform perfectly in any weather come rain and shine.
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Overall 10
10

Perfect overall solution for magnification size/weight and quality.

ronald kubiak, Amazon
21 March 2013
  • Summary: Perfect for everybody looking for a handy truly portable high magnification pair of binoculars. Also great value and very good quality.
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Overall 10
10

Amazing binoculars!

Mr. Mark Culme-Seymour, Amazon
25 February 2013
  • Summary: The last model since the introduction of the new one but at half the price could not be beaten. Amazing binoculars!
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Overall 10
10

Great binos. Delighted

A M Balmforth, Amazon
27 January 2013
  • Summary: Great binos. Delighted. The tripod thread is hidden behind the 'Nikon' 'button' in the middle of the set. Joe at Carmarthen Cameras particularly helpful. Thanks Joe.
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Overall 10
10

Top Quality Product

Amazon Customer, Amazon
10 January 2013
  • Summary: Top quality optics. Smooth adjustments (unlike some of the notchy, fiddly diopter adjustments on compact versions). Solidly built. Conveniently attached lens covers. Wide, comfortable strap. Good price. What's not to like?
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Overall 4
4.0

Avoid.

Tarx, Amazon
24 November 2012
  • Summary: I have a feeling the one I received was a dud, which was what I feared given that Nikon now manufacture most of their optics in China. Quality control there is shocking. A swift, no questions asked refund, so no complaints, but the binoculars were afflicted with really quite severe chromatic...
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