M1580rc 15x80 Binocular with Reticle and Compass

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  • M1580rc 15x80 Binocular with Reticle and Compass
  • M1580rc 15x80 Binocular with Reticle and Compass
  • Mil Ranging Reticle with Compass
  • Steiner M1580 15x80 Binocular in use

For visual efficiency, extended-viewing comfort and object detail, traditional spotting scopes can’t compare to these high power military binoculars. Originally developed for perimeter and border patrol applications, they now serve military and law enforcement agencies around the world. The massive 80mm objective lenses and unmatched Steiner quality deliver far superior low-light performance and image acuity for artillery teams, SEAL missions, surveillance missions, air traffic controllers, forest fighters and naval patrols.

Integrates a reticle and large HD stabilized compass for accurate bearings, fluid damped to eliminate degree variance while underway in a vehicle or ship.

See the full M1580rc specifications below, or click here.

  • Magnification 15x
  • Weight 1.96 kg (69.3 oz)
  • Width 22.5 cm (8.9 in.)
  • Height 29.5 (11.6 in.)
  • Global Item no. 6562
  • U.S. Item no. 2693

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Product Features: 

Floating Prism System

uses flexible silicon lens mount to absorb severe shock, impact and abuse without damage


Multi-Coated Optics

are state-of-art for brighter picture, higher contrast and sharply contoured images with natural color definition.


Sports-Auto Focus™ System

lets you focus each eyepiece to your vision once, then keeps images razor sharp from 20 meters to infinity. No more chasing focus on moving objects.


N2 Injection™ system

seals 14-psi pressurized dry nitrogen into the optic, for fogproof clarity in any condition - from artic cold to desert heat.


Makrolon® housing

is durable polycarbonate with NBR Long Life rubber armoring, creating a lightweight, rugged chassis that withstands 11 Gs of impact. Impervious to harsh conditions for generations of trusted use.



to 4.5 meters (16 feet) pressurized nitrogen filled tubes resist water intrusion even when submerged.


Tripod Mount

is included for perfect image stability for long term observation.



Global Item #ProductUS Item #MagnificationObjective LensField of ViewSpecial Feature
6562M1580rc656215x80 mm (3.1 in.)65 m (195 ft.) Reticle, HD Stabilized Compass, Mil Ranging Reticle, Military Specifications
US Item #6562
Objective Lens80 mm (3.1 in.)
Field of View65 m (195 ft.)
Focus SystemIndividual Eyepiece Focussing
Optics SystemsFully Multi Coated
Close Focus60 m (197 ft)
Exit Pupil5.3 mm (0.21in.)
Twilight Factor34.6
Rubber ArmoringNBR Long Life
Nitrogen FilledYes
WaterproofSubmersion to 5m (16 ft.)
Weight1.93 kg (68.1 oz)
Dimensions (HxWxL)29.5 x 22.5 x 9.5 cm (11.6 x 8.9 x 3.8 in.)
Neck StrapStandard
Neck Strap AttachmentYes
Objective CoverYes
Rain Protection CapYes
Carry CaseOptional
Special FeaturesMilitary Specifications