If you love bird watching and even if you are a casual or professional birder, it would be an absolute necessity to be equipped with a high quality pair of binoculars. One of the more popular names in the market of binoculars today would be Swift Instruments. From this company, come experts in designing and producing bird watching optics that are highly innovative. Here are some of their innovations.
1. Swift Audubon 8.5 x 44 BWCF: Birding Binocular
This type of binoculars was originally designed for a group of world renowned ornithologists. There are 3 Audubon binoculars available today namely the Audubon, Audubon ED and the HHS Audubon. Swift has now designed a fully waterproof version of the Audubon with extraordinary wide field of view, retractable eyecups, multicoated optics and a close focusing distance of up to 3 meters.
2. Audubon ED 8.5 x BWCF: Birding Binocular
Swift has added ED pr Extra Low Dispersion lens which can be found in an air spaced objective system to their original Audubon optics. Its body is made of magnesium which adds strength and has a lowered weight. It has pop up eye cups, rare earth prisms, and extra high eye relief. It has close focusing to under 10 feet.
3. HHS Audubon 8.5 x 44 HCF: Birding Binocular
This pair of binoculars is specifically created by birders especially for birders which commemorates the late Mr. Humphrey, President of Swift Binoculars.
4. Ultra Lite Roof Prism
This is a new type of binoculars that is the first and only of its kind which is made up of two kinds of rubber combined for improved durability, comfort and shock absorption. These features are designed in order to reduce discomfort and user fatigue.
Its features include exceptional new lens coatings, waterproof and gas filled, lightweight, dual density rubber coating, multi layer coated optics and twist up eyecups.
5. Reliant: Roof Prism Binoculars
This is a lightweight roof prism binoculars included with a BaK4phase coated prisms which allows for close focusing from 6.5 ft up to infinity, making this a perfect choice for every outdoor enthusiast. It also features fully multi coated optics, twist up rubber eyecups, easy to use focusing knobs, and a waterproof and foolproof design.
So, these are the 5 different Swift binoculars. Hopefully, these details and information would be able to help you out in making an informed decision as to which pair of binoculars to purchase for your next outdoor trip as you go bird watching.