Nikon Introduces New PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscope Series

January 31, 2012

Nikon Vision Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Nikon Corporation, is pleased to announce the release of its PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscopes 82, 82-A, 60 and 60-A—new Fieldscope models added to the existing Nikon Sport Optics PROSTAFF series.

PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscopes feature stylish designs with compact, slim and lightweight bodies. Three newly designed SEP series eyepieces are available as options. Digiscoping is also possible with an FSB series bracket, which can be attached to the eyepiece. With a long eye relief offering ease of use for spectacle wearers and newly developed optics minimizing chromatic aberration, the PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscopes have been developed for a variety of pursuits, including birdwatching and other such outdoor activities. These Fieldscopes come highly recommended to birdwatching beginners and users considering a second fieldscope.

PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscope 82 with SEP-20-60
PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscope 82-A with SEP-20-60
PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscope 60 with SEP-20-60
PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscope 60-A with SEP-20-60

PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscope Key Features

PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscope Specifications

  PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscope 82 PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscope 82-A PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscope 60 PROSTAFF 5 Fieldscope 60-A
Objective diameter (mm) 82 82 60 60
Close focusing distance (m) 6.1 6.1 4 4
Length (mm)* 377 392 290 305
Height × Width (mm)* 115 × 95 113 × 95 115 × 85 113 × 85
Weight (g)* 950 960 740 750

SEP Series Fieldscope Eyepiece Key Features

SEP Series Fieldscope Eyepiece Specifications

  SEP-25 SEP-38W SEP-20-60
Fieldscope diameter 82 60 82 60 82 60
Magnification (×) 25 20 38 30 20-60 16-48
Real field of view (degree) 2.2 2.8 1.8 2.3 2.1*2 2.6*2
Apparent field of view (degree)*1 51.3 51.3 62.1 62.1 39.9*2 39.9*2
Field of view at 1,000 m (m) 38 48 31 40 36*2 45*2
Exit pupil (mm) 3.3 3 2.2 2 4.1*2 3.8*2
Relative brightness 10.9 9 4.8 4 16.8*2 14.4*2
Eye relief (mm) 17.6 17.6 19 19 16.9*2 16.9*2
Length (mm) 50 50 63 63 80 80
Weight (g) 135 135 185 185 225 225

The information is current as of the date of publication. It is subject to change without notice.