We are thrilled to announce the arrival of Kowa products to our online store! Best known and admired for their top of the range, extremely high quality optics, we’re delighted to offer you binoculars from such a highly regarded manufacturer. Can’t wait to check out the new range? You can find it here. And if you want to find out more about Kowa and the optical delights that they have on offer… read on!
Who are Kowa?
The Kowa Company Ltd is a multinational Japanese company that was founded in Nagoya, Japan in 1894 as the Hattori Kanesaburo Wholesale Store who's main business was related to textiles. Since then, the Kowa Company Ltd has evolved and grown dramatically, undergoing various different name changes and expanding to have multiple product ranges and core activities. Today, the Kowa Company Ltd has seven business divisions including industry, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, clothing and more. It is under their Kowa-Prominar range that Kowa bring us their world renowned optical offerings including binoculars, spotting scopes and industrial lenses.
The Kowa product range
A selection of Kowa binoculars, spotting scopes and accessories are available to buy online from ScopeUout.
Kowa BinocularsKowa binoculars have a very prestigious reputation for quality amongst serious bird watchers. Their range includes binoculars in both a roof and porro prism design in a range of budgets, from the top end Kowa Prominar BD XD range, through to the more affordable SV and YF ranges.
Kowa binoculars have won a number of awards at the Best Binocular Reviews Annual Binocular Awards, with older models scooping the ‘Binocular of the year’ award, ‘Best safari and travel binocular’ award, and most recently, the Kowa YF-30 8x30 binoculars winning in the category of ‘Best low cost binocular’.
Browse the different ranges of binoculars available from Kowa:
What’s so great about Kowa binoculars?
Kowa BD XD Binoculars
The Kowa Prominar BD XD range of binoculars are one of Kowa’s flagship binoculars, known for their extremely high quality technologies, design, materials and construction. The Prominar BD XD series have it all; Bak4 fluorite crystal glass, fully multicoated optics, waterproofing and nitrogen purging, lightweight yet durable materials, compact design, highly reflective C3 coating and dirt repelling KR coating, Prominar XD lenses to attain the highest of performance, ultra close focus and an ergonomic design for the ultimate viewing comfort.
BD XD binoculars offer exceptional optical performance and produce bright, clear images that have a high resolution and contrast. These binoculars are easy to use whether you’re a novice or an experienced user and, thanks to the two different lens sizes available in the range (42mm and 56mm lenses) are great for all outdoor activities including bird watching, hunting, tramping and more, in a variety of different light conditions. They are available in 8x and 10x magnifications.
Kowa SV Binoculars
Kowa SV Binoculars are available at a more cost effective price than some of Kowa’s higher end ranges, whilst still maintaining the superior optical performance that Kowa is known for, and without sacrificing the critical features such as fully multi-coated lenses, waterproofing and nitrogen purging.
These fantastic mid priced binoculars from Kowa utilise their special KR water and dirt repelling coating (expect the SV-25 models), and are robust and rugged in design to withstand all that the great outdoors has to throw at them. Namely, they are covered in a strong rubber armour and have been designed to offer additional lens protection.
Ideal for all outdoor activities, these binoculars are especially appreciated whilst on the move, thanks to their incredibly lightweight design. They are available in giant, full sized, mid sized and compact models with a variety of lens sizes including 25mm, 32mm, 42mm and 50mm, and 8x and 10x magnifications.
Kowa YF Binoculars
The Kowa YF range of mid sized, binoculars provide a modern day take on the classic poro prism design. Incased in a new modern body and including various modern features, these pro prism binoculars from Kowa provide an incredibly wide field of view making them ideal for spectating at a sports match. A brand new ergonomic design make them comfortable to use and allows for hours for enjoyable viewing. Similar to other more expensive Kowa models, these binoculars utilise the KR coating for added protection against dirt, and there’s no need to worry about a spot of rain or damp thanks to their waterproof and nitrogen filled body. The YF range has 30mm lenses and comes in an 8x magnification.
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Now you’ve got to know Kowa and their products a little better, we’re sure you’ll be just as happy as we are that we are now able to provide you with such a high quality range of products.
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