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Burris Optics is a hunting company based out of Greeley, Colorado. They specialize in manufacturing hunting optics for the seasoned huntsman, with their main focus being on rifle scopes. The high reputation of Burris lies on their ability to act quickly to customers’ demands by producing many specialty scopes. With over 200 configurations of scopes available, Burris is committed to help their customers find the right one for them.
Although Burris is not a household name outside of hunting circles, they do produce some fine high quality optical products. Burris uses a greater diameter of lens than the competition on all there scopes, resulting in a much brighter image. They grind some of the world's finest glass for their lenses and multi-coated lenses are index-matched to every individual lens, so each surface will transmit 99.5 percent of the light.
The Burris range of binoculars isn't extensive, but they are all designed to the exacting standards you will find on their scopes. From high-end to performance to value models, Burris has covered everything a hunter could need from a binocular. If you not a hunter and are looking for a high quality binocular for a great price, then check out Burris. They offer some products that can easily rival some of the big names in binoculars.
Burris offers a number of differently configured binoculars of various sizes across five different ranges. Their high-end models fall under the Euro Diamond range, which offer the unparalleled performance for great value when compared to some of the big name manufacturers. The Signature Series is another of Burris's performance models that meets Burris' very high tolerances. They also have a performance compact range in the Fullfield II models, and two value ranges in the Landmark and Landmark II binoculars. To top off the Burris binocular complement, they also feature a laser range-finding binocular.
Across the line of Burris binoculars you will find models with 7X, 8X, 10X and 12X magnification with 8X and 10X models common across all ranges.
The high quality glass in Burris lenses is ground and polished to exacting tolerances. They offer binoculars with objective lenses ranging in diameter from 32mm to 56mm.
Field Of View (F.O.V.):
Burris binoculars field of view ranges from 220 ft. at 1000 yd. on the Signature Select 12X50mm model at the narrowest, and 393 ft. at 1000 yd. on the Euro Diamond 8X42mm model at its widest.
With 17 different binoculars to choose from, Burris does not have an extensive line up. However, Burris's core market is hunters, and what they do offer is more than sufficient for that market. All Burris binoculars are built to the same precision and quality you will find in their rifle scopes and they offer great value for a high quality product.
Burris is a well-respected name for rifle scopes. They also produce a full line of sights, spotting scopes, mounting rings, and numerous accessories. They also manufacture a line of tactical law enforcement products.
The binoculars manufactured by Burris are listed between $117 and $1,356. The higher priced models fall under their high performance Euro Diamond range.
There are two levels of warranty available with Burris binoculars. All models in the Euro Diamond and Signature Select ranges are covered by Burris's Forever Warranty. If any of these products are found to have defects in workmanship and materials, Burris will replace or repair these at no cost, even if you’re not the original owner. All other models are covered by the Burris Lifetime Warranty. This warrants that you binoculars will be free from defects in materials and workmanship for the life of the original owner. It is your responsibility to pay the shipping and insurance charges when returning your products to Burris for warranty inspection.
Popular Burris Binoculars:
A popular model of Burris binoculars is the 10x50mm Signature Select. This product is great value for a high performance binocular. These binoculars offer premium glass for exceptionally crisp images. The lenses feature a broad-band multi coating to reduce reflections, and feature BAK-4 prisms to maximize light transmission. This tough model is built to the exacting standards of Burris and is waterproof, fog proof, and resistant to high impact shocks. With a list price of $796.00, you could expect to pay double that for a binocular of that quality from a big name manufacturer.