The Swarovski Z8i 3.5-28×50 P L Riflescope 4W-I Reticle has excellent optics that delivers razor-sharp images even in challenging situations, only a high-luminosity rifle scope like the Swarovski Z8i 3.5-28×50 P L can deliver all the crucial details with such clarity, even in poor light conditions and at twilight.
The illuminated Swarovski Z8i Riflescope stands out for its high light transmission when hide hunting at twilight or in bad light conditions. The high magnification and detail accuracy delivers impressive precision over long distances and the 18x magnification provides those finer details required for precise long-range shooting. A large field of view shows all the details required for long-range hunting out on the open Savannahs or precision shooting at the range.
The Swarovski Z8i riflescope is ideal for walking and stalking, driven hunts, or hunting high up in the mountains or foothills, a versatile scope to have on hand in any situation. Its lightweight design and powerful performance combined with a remarkable field of view offers the hunter an overview you need for all hunting scenarios.
Big game hunting requires a powerful expert’s rifle scope like the Swarovski Z8i with its perfectly ergonomic illumination unit and large operating features, which make it quick and reliable to handle. The exceptional field of view allows you to maintain an overview of the situation, and the optical system offers excellent viewing comfort and ensures rapid target acquisition.
The Swarovski Z8i Riflescope series completely redefines performance with outstanding optics, its optimum detail recognition is truly impressive, based on high magnification, uncompromising image definition across the entire field of view, 8x zoom and exceptional viewing comfort facilitating rapid target acquisition. The slim 1.2 in / 30 mm center tube seamlessly blends with any hunting rifle or competition rifle. The Z8i family is made impressively versatile thanks to the flexible, easily attachable ballistic turret, the switchable reticle, and its powerful 8x zoom, a riflescope to suit every hunting scenario.
The Swarovski Z8i riflescope range is made impressively versatile thanks to the easily attachable ballistic turret, the switchable reticle, and its powerful 8x zoom. The controls of the illuminated reticle are simple, quick and quiet which is especially important when you need to take that critical shot. The Swarovski Z8i provides a remarkable field of view of 21 m / 63 ft with a 1x magnification, offering the best possible overview of the hunting action, to ensure the right decision is made even in rapidly changing situations, a riflescope to suit every hunting scenario.
The Swarovski Z8i with its understated elegance and enhanced practical functionality truly demonstrates its versatility on a walk and stalk hunt. The Z8i scope offers the same unequaled precision, flexibility and safety typical for all previous Swarovski Optik scopes. This slim scope overcomes many challenges on all terrains and its immense field of view and zoom support versatile use, makes it totally suitable for hunting from the bushveld, across the plains and deep into the mountains and foothills.
Swarovski Optik has taken this motto even further by introducing their Subtension and Ballistics Program, so whether you are out hunting Eland or Kudu Bulls at long range in the Eastern Cape Mountains or going after Buffalo at close range in the Bushveld, the versatility of your Swarovski Riflescope will not let you down. All Swarovski Optik products are covered by the Limited Lifetime Warranty.
The Swarovski Subtension Dimensions Program supports the shooter in identifying the individual target coverage of their reticle with respect to the adjustable magnification and varied distances.
The Ballistics Program assists the hunter to identify the individual aiming points for your long-range reticle and makes it easy for you to calculate the required correction values for your desired zero range distances for your Ballistic Turret.
Swarovski Optik products are manufactured with ultra-precise tolerances of 8 μ, less than a hair’s breadth (approximately 60 μ). It is only through a combination of maximum precision, state-of-the-art technology and adherence to the high SWAROVSKI OPTIK quality standards that we are able to consistently and permanently ensure the optical perfection for which SWAROVSKI OPTIK is renowned, including:
- Razor-sharp, high-contrast images with maximum color fidelity as a result of exclusively using high-precision lenses and prisms
- Complete reliability from -20 °C / +55 °C (-4 °F to +131 °F)
- Complete reliability from -10 °C / +50 °C (+14 °F to +122 °F)
To ensure a consistently high quality level in all their products, Swarovski subject every product and every phase of production to comprehensive, manual quality controls. Every product also undergoes a full image and material control.
The Swarovski Z8i family is impressively versatile due to the flexible, easily attachable ballistic turret, switchable reticle and a powerful 8x zoom. An expert hunters riflescope, to suit every African hunting scenario.
The SWAROVISION technology redefined the concept of optical quality. Field Flattener lenses provide unprecedented peripheral definition, fluoride-containing HD lenses minimize colour fringing, while optimized coatings ensure maximum colour fidelity. The large eye relief offers a full field of view for those wearing eye glasses.
The HD optics feature fluoride-containing lenses, which virtually eliminate colour aberrations. The scatter is considerably less with fluoride than with even the best types of optical glass. This enables maximum colour fidelity and leads to a significant improvement in resolution and contrast.
Coating for maximum colour fidelity across the whole light spectrum: SWAROVSKI OPTIK was the first manufacturer in the world to use this technology in series production.
Coatings for bright, high-contrast images: Reduces surface light reflection from 4-6% to 0.2%. Used on all the lenses and prisms found in SWAROVSKI OPTIK products.
This non-stick coating on the lenses makes it easier to clean away dirt such as water marks, insect repellents, or tree resin.
TECHNICAL DATA - SWAROVSKI Z8I 3.5-28X50 P L RIFLESCOPE 4W-I RETICLE
|Objective Lens Diameter||28.5 - 50 mm|
|Dioptric Compensation||-3 to +2|
|Main Tube Diameter||1.2 in / 30 mm|
|Brightness levels||Twilight 0 - 32 / Day 33 - 64|
|Operating time (h)||Twilight factor at medium brightness 1,400
Daylight factor at medium brightness 180
|Field of View||36.3 - 4.5 ft/100 yds / 12.1 - 1.5 metres (@ 100 metres)|
|Field of View (degrees)||6.9 - 0.39|
|Field of View Apparent (degrees)||24°|
|Exit Pupil Distance / Eye Relief||95 mm|
|Exit Pupil Diameter||8.1 – 1.8 mm|
|Twilight Factor acc. to ISO 14132-1||9.9 - 37.4|
|Click Value||0.36 in/100 yds / 10 /100m|
|Max Elevation / Windage Adjustment Range||50.4 / 25.2 in/100 yds / 1.4 / 0.7 m/100 m|
|Objective Filter Thread||M 58x0.75|
|Overall Length||15 in / 381 mm|
|Weight||23.5 oz / 665 g|
|Functional Temperature||-4 °F to +131 °F
-20 °C / +55 °C)
|Storage Temperature||-22 °F to +158 °F
-30 °C / +70 °C
|Submersion Tightness||13 ft / 4 m water depth (inert gas filling)|
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