Whats so great about the Adler Avia?
The Avia 10x26WP is a superb compact roof-prism bino with a level build quality that is much higher than its modest price point would suggest – this is a great value binocular with fully anti-reflection coated BaK4 optics. And it’s the engineering that really makes this bino stand out in its class. It’s not just waterproof or shower-proof; it’s waterproof to a standard that can withstand immersion to a depth of 3m for a period of two minutes! But hold on, you say, so what? We don’t want to use our binos underwater, thanks! Well actually, that’s not really why they are waterproofed. True you might lose them over the side of a boat, and it’s good that you can fish them out again. But no, it’s the more general value of full waterproofing that is most worthwhile and a more general indicator of build quality. Waterproofing that is this good is guaranteeing that the binos will stand hard rain, and being dragged through a snow covered bush when you stumble in winter! Waterproofing to this sta