100-mm ED APO Large Format Binoculars

Lunt Engineering
2520 N. Coyote Dr., Suite 110, Tucson, AZ 85745

Large Format Binos by Lunt EngineeringLunt Engineering now offers big apochromatic binoculars — really big. The Lunt Engineering 100 mm ED APO Large Format Binoculars (starting at $2,950) are designed for seri- ous observing with both eyes open. These premium 4-inch binocu- lars are built around two-element, air-spaced ED glass objectives, providing superb color correction. Its multi-coated roof prisms fully illuminate the field of view. The eyepieces are seated at a comfort- able 45° viewing angle with an adjustable interpupillary distance range of 54 to 75 mm. The unit also accepts most 11⁄4-inch eyepieces seated in helical focusers, with non-marring brass compression rings in collet-style locking mechanisms. Weighing 14.52 lb (6.59 kg), the binoculars include a sturdy tripod mounting bracket, heavy- duty carry handle, and a unit-power finder to quickly and accurately aim at your chosen targets in the sky. Each purchase includes a matched pair of 20-mm eyepieces.

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One thought on “100-mm ED APO Large Format Binoculars

  1. kiwatrocky

    I am considering the Lunt Engineering 100mm binoculars as a more spontaneous and portable astronomy outreach as opposed to my 12″ Meade that I can no longer lift onto the mount. If anyone has a pair of these binoculars, I would love to know what you think about them. Are the views of Saturn, Jupiter and the moon satisfying and inspire a WOW? What about star clusters and doubles? What mount is recommended? Is iPhone photography possible?

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