The Binocular Site
OverviewLeupold & Stevens has been in the business of making binoculars and other optical equipment for over 100 years. They are a family owned (5th generation) company based out of the United States of America. Founded in 1907, Leupold & Stevens strive to achieve complete customer satisfaction for all who purchase a set of their binoculars.
When you see a pair of binoculars that has been waterproofed, or a camera that can withstand the elements, these technologies were birthed by the Leupold & Stevens company during the Second World War, where they worked closely with the military to enhance rifle scope technology.
Leupold & Stevens is committed to building the finest optics for sporting needs, shooting equipment, wildlife observation, and military/law enforcement duties. No matter what type of activity you are participating in, if there is a need for enhanced vision through optical equipment, Leupold & Stevense binoculars will serve you well.
Leupold binoculars come in a variety of ranges including: The Golden Ring series (with and without switch/power technology), Pinnacles series, Katmai series, Mojave series, Olympic series, Cascades series, and the Cascades series with Internal Focus. Additional lines include the Mesa series, Mesa compact, Acadia series, and the Yosemite series.
There are quite a few models of binocular available from Leupold that offer varied ranges of magnification. You will have the option of choosing 6X, 8X, 10X, or 12X, with the highest level of single magnification available on the Leupold Olympic Series 12X50mm. There is also a line of dual magnification binoculars known as the Golden Ring Series, with switch/power, which offer combinations of 7X/12X, and 10X/17X.
Leupold binoculars are available with objective lenses ranging in size between 23mm and 50mm. The largest objective lens can be found on the Olympic Series 12X50 model and the Mesa Series 10X50 model of binocular.
Field Of View (F.O.V.):
The Leupold binocular lineup features a range of F.O.V from 215 ft. to 425 ft., with the largest viewing angle associated with the Leupold Katmai Series 6X32 model of binocular.
Leupold offers a wide range of binoculars for every need. With 28 models available to choose from, which are all made to exacting standards, you will have no problem finding one to suit your individual needs.
In addition to binoculars, Leupold also manufactures spotting scopes and all manner of accessories for both the spotting scopes and binoculars.
The binoculars manufactured by Leupold offer quite a variety as far as price range is concerned. They manufacturer lines which are geared towards the professional and consumers, with price points appropriate to each. The company offers a quality product and prices range between $89.00 and $999.99, with the most expensive model being the Leupold 10X42 Golden Ring HD combined with the Boone/Crockett Kit.
Leupold & Stevens is entirely confident in their product and back up their claims of superiority with a number of warranty offers and Guarantees.
The Leupold Golden Ring series of binocular carries a full lifetime guarantee which offers full repair or replacement for free. You do not have to be the original owner, and no warranty card is required. This is an ongoing offer and no time limit applies.
The Leupold Green Ring Limited Lifetime Warranty guarantees replacement or repair of damaged materials for the original owner only, and has some limitations attached with regards to misuse and unauthorized repair.
There are also two more warranty offers available which refer to tactical equipment and electronic components.
Popular Leupold Binoculars:
One of the more popular models of Leupold binocular is the Leupold 10X42 Cascade Binocular in Camo. This center focus, roof prism style binocular provides crisp, well-lit images and works well in low light settings. The Cascade 10X42 model is a big hit with bird watchers around the world.