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EMIL BUSH CXN U-BOAT BINOCULARS 7X50
SKU: 511



EMIL BUSH CXN U-BOAT BINOCULARS 7X50

Offered for Sale this excellent Pair of 7×50 U-Boat Binoculars, as exclusively carried in the German U-Boat fleet of the 2nd WW.
This example is made by Emile Bush [cxn], approx. 500 were made, these binoculars are very rare due to the low production numbers.
This Third model was made from 1943 – 1945, and identified by the partial rubber armor, and
the presence of tilting rubber eye caps, to a larger eye lens.
These binoculars were made with a waterproof cast aluminum housing.
In order to ensure complete waterproof capabilities, the eye lenses were fixed focus, preferably to the eye of the user.
Finished in a special rough coating in olive green, these binoculars have never been painted over and are completely original!
Stamped on the right cover plate "7×50/457235 / cxn".
The objective diameter is 1.97 inches [50 mm] the lenses are coated blue.
Complete with the original leather carrying strap.
Desiccant Cartridges are incorporated within the housing.
The optics are excellent clear, with a superb image.
The objective diameter 1.97 inches [50mm], and lenses are blue coated.
There is a Bakelite Benutzer Cap, attached by a regulation Cord.
This acts as a rain cover to the eye lenses.
This is one of the better examples of this hard to find iconic German U-Boat Binoculars,
in o/a very good condition.
Note that all of the Rubber Armor is in excellent condition, with no perishing,
original Bakelite Benutzer Cap and not repainted.
The rough coating 100% intact.

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