>>> Sold, Thanks Brian <<<
Complete premium binocular rig for sale. The binoculars and mount are in excellent condition, the tripod (a few years old) has some scratches on the legs, which in no way affect its operation.
B-body porro prism (BaK4) with individual eyepiece focus.
Objective size: 70mm
Field of View: 4.00 degrees
Exit Pupil: 4.36mm
Interpupillary Distance: 56-74mm
Weight: 76 oz or 4¾ lbs
Rugged die-cast light alloy body with pebble-grain leatherette coating. All optical surfaces (including the BaK4 prisms) are fully multicoated using Fujinon’s patented EBC process. The actual total light transmission through the binocular is over 95%, the highest available in a binocular.
Includes a 1/4”-20 thread mounting socket.
Dry nitrogen filled and O-ring sealed to be fogproof in all temperature extremes (very desirable for astronomical observing) and fully waterproof.
Soft roll-down rubber eyecups for eyeglass use.
Supplied accessories: Hard case, wide foam neck strap, lens covers.
A finely machined piece of equipment, the NOVA/mount, from Virgo Astronomics, features 4 "degrees" of motion - 2 azimuth and 2 altitude - giving the observer TOTAL freedom of movement at any angle. This mount is the heavy-duty 'big brother' of the SKY/mount sold by Virgo and Orion.
The tripod is Bogen Manfrotto model #3040. It features: adjustable tubular aluminum legs, a geared center column, and a bubble level.
This heavy-duty tripod is very stable. Also included is a Stellarvue Red-Dot Finder.
The new prices on this package total to over $1200, plus shipping.
I am selling the entire package for only $850 (plus shipping). Payment by PayPal, BidPay, or money order. I would prefer to sell all components as a package. Please, no trades!
I am only selling to finance another astro purchase.
Thanks for looking,