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    Binoculars for kids

    Although we are now well outside the scope of the OP's budget or any child-appropriate binocular, since you mentioned the FL.... I was very surprised to discover that the 32mm Nikon EDG has a very narrow minimum IPD that easily beats Nikon's 54mm spec and appears to be ~52mm. I've attached a...
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    Binoculars for kids

    This is interesting, I was googling a bit and noticed the Opticron 6.5x32 Adventurer T WP for $99. Their spec shows a whopping 9 degree FOV (483' at 1000 yards), which is significantly larger than that of the Kowa YF and Leupold Yosemite which have an 8 deg FOV which feels narrow for a 6x...
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    Binoculars for kids

    I’m a big fan of the 6x30 compact porros like Kowa YF or Leupold Yosemite for kids. They are small, can go very narrow with IPD (good for small faces), and have very bright clear optics (much better than a budget 7x26 or 8x28 roof). The lower magnification and wide field is also good for kids...