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FINE PAIR GERMAN 2ND WW U-BOAT BINOCULARS
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FINE PAIR GERMAN 2ND WW U-BOAT BINOCULARS

A stunning pair of these very Iconic 2nd WW. German U-Boat Binoculars by Carl Zeiss with a magnification of 7 X 50.
There were 3 models made in total, with the 3rd model, as this example is, identified by the rubber
armoring on the shoulder area and larger diameter eyepieces.
The lenses are blue /violet coated and blemish free.
To a standard olive green paint work which has been finely and expertly restored in the past to a superb and smooth finish.
Beneath the rubber armor, and stamped to the RHS shoulder, is “blc 62139” , which is the 2nd WW German code for
the firm of Carl Zeiss, plus it’s serial number.
It has the standard fixed focus and is complete with its rain guard shield, “Benutzerkappe”, made in Bakelite, clearly
stamped and retained by a rubber cord.
There is a complete and original leather neck strap.
The optics are fantastic with a clear and bright image.
Please note that there is beneath the rubber armor an adjustment screw to each eyepiece which
can re-focus this instrument if necessary.
The o/a height is 8 inches [ 20 cm]

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We are located in Heemskerk, The Netherlands where you can visit our showroom.

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