Category Archives: GIANT BINOCULARS

Overview: Giant binoculars

By consensus “giant binoculars” are those binoculars with objective lenses in excess of 56 mm. They actually start at 63 mm. and these are regarded as the “mini giants”, so this gives you a clear picture of the size of … Continue reading

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Mini giant binoculars vs normal size binoculars

“Mini giant binoculars” are the 9×63 binoculars – the next step above the 8×56 ones. In “Best giant binoculars 1: “Mini giants” ” the following questions are addressed: 1.  Why do you want a giant binocular in any case? 2.  … Continue reading

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The most popular giant binocular: Celestron Skymaster 15×70

The Celestron Skymaster 15×70 is a budget binocular, with a listed price of $100. As a matter of fact, on top of this, it is currently (Jan. 2011) trading at a huge discount of 40% at Amazon!! Promoting a particular … Continue reading

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Giant binoculars vs telescopes

Many people buy giant binoculars to do some star gazing so the relevant question is indeed: Why buy a giant binocular in stead of a telescope? This question is the topic of “Best giant binoculars 2”,  covering the pros and … Continue reading

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