Nikon Introduces New Laser Rangefinder COOLSHOT

March 29, 2012

Nikon Vision Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Nikon Corporation, is pleased to announce the release of its Laser Rangefinder COOLSHOT—the new golfing rangefinder brand and a successor to acclaimed Nikon Laser 350G—with a high-speed ranging system out to 550 m/600 yd. with 0.5-m/yd. distance display step.

Laser Rangefinder COOLSHOT offers easy and immediate subject acquisition with the 6x multicoated lenses, large ocular lens and wider field of view. The cool, ergonomic design and compact, lightweight body make it easy to hold, allowing golfers instant measurement during critical situations on the course. A single press of the POWER button activates First Target Priority Mode, which enables accurate and quick measurement of distance to flagstick with 8-second continuous measurement. The newly featured LED illumination provides a bright display in dark conditions.

Key Features

  • Compact, lightweight and ergonomic design
  • Measurement range: 10 – 550 m (11 – 600 yd.)
  • First Target Priority Mode enables easy measurement of the distance to a flagstick on the golf course
  • A single press of the POWER button provides 8-second continuous measurement, which enables measurement even with slight hand movement
  • Distance display step is 0.5 m/yd.
  • High-quality 6x monocular with multilayer coating for bright, clear images
  • Light transmittance is greatly improved for a brighter field of view
  • Larger ocular for easy viewing (18 mm)
  • Wider field of view (7.5°)
  • Longer eye relief design affords eyeglass wearers easy viewing
  • Diopter adjustment function
  • LED illumination for easy viewing of the display in dark conditions
  • Waterproof (up to 1 m for 10 minutes), but not for underwater usage; the battery chamber is water-resistant
  • Wide temperature tolerance: −10 °C to +50 °C


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Measurement range 10 – 550 m/11 – 600 yd.
Distance display (increment) Every 0.5 m/yd.
Finder Magnification 6x
Effective objective diameter 21 mm
Actual field of view 7.5°
Exit pupil 3.5 mm
Eye relief 18.3 mm
Dimensions (L × H × W) 111 × 70 × 40 mm
Weight (excluding battery) 165 g
Power source CR2 lithium battery × 1 (DC3V)
Auto power shutoff function (activated after 8 sec.)
Safety Class 1M Laser Product (EN/IEC60825-1:2007), Class I Laser Product (FDA/21 CFR Part 1040.10:1985)
EMC FCC Part 15 Subpart B Class B, EU:EMC directive, AS/NZS, VCCI Class B
Environment RoHS, WEEE
  • The specifications of the product may not be achieved depending on the target object's shape, surface texture and nature, and/or weather conditions.

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