Vixen LV 8-24 - 1.25" Zoom Eyepiece
The Vixen LV 8-24 Zoom Eyepiece is a premium zoom eyepiece for medium to low power applications. This eyepiece from Vixen Optics offers an apparent field ranging from 40° at 24 mm to 60° at 8 mm. The zoom ring is aluminum and grooved for a secure grip. The 1.25" diameter standard barrel is chrome plated and incorporates a wide undercut safety groove to keep the eyepiece from accidently falling out of your EP barrel.
All air to glass lens surfaces are fully multi-coated and lens edges are blackened to achieve maximum contrast. The inside of the eyepiece is painted matte black to minimize internal reflections and the mounting barrel is threaded to accept standard 1.25" eyepiece filters. Eyepiece weighs 7.9 oz. And, this Vixen LV8-24-1.25" Zoom Eyepiece is made in Japan.
Note: Zoom eyepieces often produce a slight ratting sound if they are shaken. This results from the clearances required for moving parts of the zoom mechanism. This normal sound does not indicate a defective or loose lens.
|Eyepiece Type:||Vixen Zoom eyepiece|
|Focal Length:||8 mm - 24 mm|
|Barrel Size:||1.25" (31.7 mm)|
|Apparent Field of View:||40° (at 24 mm) - 60° (at 8 mm)|
|Eye Relief:||19.0 mm|
|Filter Threads:||Standard 1.25" Filter Thread (M28.5 x 0.6)|
|Coatings:||Fully multi-coated optics|
|Blackened Lens Edges:||Yes|
|Barrel Safety Recess:||Yes, Undercut|
|Rubber Eye Guard:||Yes|