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Kite Optics Compact CF Binoculars

SKU: K281069
Sale price$349.00
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Size: 8x23


The Kite Compact has a long-standing legacy, cherished by numerous nature reserve visitor centers throughout Europe. It serves as your personal gateway to a closer world during outdoor adventures like hiking, safaris, and more. While it caters to a wide range of users and purposes, it particularly appeals to those who prefer compact binoculars or have smaller hands.

In a market flooded with cheaper alternatives of similar size, the Kite Compact stands out for its unmatched quality. Optical excellence is paramount, especially for binoculars used by children with developing eyes. Cheaper optics not only deliver subpar and unbalanced images but can also pose risks to children's vision in the long run.

Mechanically, the Kite Compact mirrors the robust construction of full-sized Kite binoculars. In today's disposable culture, it's reassuring to know that this instrument can be your trusted companion for years to come, with the option for repairs and servicing when needed. Expect well-defined, high-contrast images, and the precise focus wheel ensures a razor-sharp view.

Very small sized and light
Durable aluminum construction
Metal twist up eyecups
Large diameter ocular lenses
Exceptionally high viewing comfort for pocket class
Including lens covers, strap, pouch



8X23 8X25
Magnification 8 8
Objective lens diameter (mm) 23 25
Exit pupil (mm) 2.88 3.1
Min. close focus (m) 2.2 2
Field of view (m/1000m) 124 105
Field of view (degrees) 7.1 6
Eye relief (mm) 11 16
Interpupillary distance (mm) 73-58 70-55
Height (mm) 95 101
Max width (mm) 103 94
Min width folded (mm) 88 108
Weight (g) 240 280
Twilight factor 13.5 14.1
Dioptric compensation (+/-) 3 3
Waterproof No No
Gas filled No No
Functional temperature -20°C / 55°C -20°C / 55°C
Light transmission (%) 78 82
Warranty (years) 30 30