Here’s a video demonstrating basic setup and use of a harness strap:
A frequently asked question is how to attach the binocular rainguard when using a harness strap. I like to use a black shoestring and create a tether from the ring that connects the harness strap to the eyelet. Here’s a hybrid design using multiple rings, a piece of shoestring, and a Swarovski eyelet connector:
I cut excess shoestring from the knot with a scissors and then use a lighter to melt any frayed threads. Melting it a little also increases the hold of the knot. When making the tether, be sure to give it enough length so that the rainguard isn’t hitting your face:
Here’s a customer comment on the harness strap at binocularreviews.com.
Eagle Optics Staff