The Vireo is an excellent travel companion. This pocket sized instrument is extremely light-weight and nitrogen-gas filled waterproof. All models feature multi-coatings and phase correction coating, resulting in a very sharp and clear image. The Vireo offers 2 stage twist-up eyecups, designed for maximum comfort. The 8x24 is the smallest roof prism in Kite's range, folding down to a width of merely 67mm. KITE Optics is Belgium's brand in binoculars and scopes. The in Bruges based company stands for top quality, durability, and is known far beyond our borders for its excellent after-sales and repair service.