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Zeiss Terra ED 8x42 Binoculars (Black)

Invest in the best binoculars for birding in South Africa with the Zeiss Terra ED 8x42 binoculars. Zeiss is known for their superior and lightweight optics ideal for taking with on your next safari.

  • SCHOTT Extra-Low Dispersion Glass
  • Schmidt-Pechan Roof Prism Design
  • ZEISS Hydrophobic Multicoated Optics
  • 5.25' Close-Focus Distance
  • Nitrogen Filled, Fog and Waterproof

Compact, Light & Robust Zeiss Binoculars for Sale

With its fibreglass-reinforced, waterproof casing, the Terra ED fulfils the high expectations of the outdoor enthusiast. The Terra ED line is designed to be compact, light and sturdy. This means: the TERRA ED is the ideal companion that weighs little, fits easily into every pocket and is almost indestructible. Whether on long journeys, in the open countryside, at racetrack or concerts, on city tours, in the mountains or on the open seas.


  • SCHOTT extra-low-dispersion glass
  • Schmidt-pechan roof prism design
  • Zeiss hydrophobic multi-coated optics
  • Wide-angle viewing: 56°
  • Nitrogen-filled fog proof / waterproof
  • 1.5 m close focus distance
  • Closed bridge configuration
  • Center focus wheel
  • Twist-up rubber eyecups

Brilliant, razor-sharp images

Thanks to maximum optical precision and a hydrophobic multi-coating, the Zeiss Terra ED meets all demands for versatile use. This state-of-the-art coating ensures that Zeiss Terra ED will impress you even under difficult conditions such as adverse weather and challenging outdoor situations. These binoculars guarantee outstanding images, minute details and absolutely natural colours.

Easy-to-use, quick focusing

The large, smooth-running and easy-access focusing wheel of the Terra ED makes focussing especially easy and fast. Pick up a pair of Terra ED binoculars and their advantages are instantly apparent. The index finger automatically positions itself on the focus wheel. You no longer have to think about how best to hold the binoculars if an exciting scene appears right in front of you. Quick as a flash, you are focussed on the object of your interest. You can be sure never to miss out on those unforgettable moments. On the contrary, you have a razor-sharp, ringside view of them.

Close-up field observation

Active outdoor lifestyles demand compact, durable and versatile binoculars. The Zeiss Terra ED delivers razor-sharp images of far-away objects. But it can also observe nature up close with great precision. With a generous, wide field of view and a close focus distance of just 1.6 m (Terra ED 32 and 42) or 1.9 m (TERRA ED Pocket), the TERRA ED is ideal for nature observation, whether the object is far across the field or in the tree just above you.

Light, robust & modern design

The Zeiss Terra ED family is lightweight and trail-tough so it packs easily and stands up to rugged terrain. Easy-grip surfaces let you grab and lift the binoculars quickly to your eye. Smooth focus and ergonomically correct eyecups make viewing comfortable and natural. At just 310 g, the ZEISS TERRA ED Pocket is the lightest weight model in its class.


Lens Diameter
42 mm
Angular FOV
Exit pupil size
5.3 mm
Eye Relief
18 mm
Minimum Focusing distance
1.6 m
Twilight Factor
Interpupillary Adjustment
57.4-76 mm
Image Stabilisation
Gas Filling
Nitrogen filled
Not specified
720 g
R 7,995 Only 2 left in Store
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What's in the box

  • Zeiss 8x42 Terra ED Binoculars (Black)
  • 2x Objective Cover
  • Objective Cover Strap
  • 2x Eyepiece Cover
  • Lens Cloth
  • Limited 2-year warranty

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Pleased with the speed of delivery and the binoculars have met all expectations. Good value for money, easy to carry, quality viewing with clarity of magnification. Especially good for smaller faces and easy to focus. Very happy with my purchase.

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