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Compiled by Peter Abrahams FOV first 1898 -1917 last price Patent June 22, '97. Bausch & Lomb Optical Co. Patent June 22, '97. Bausch & Lomb Optical Co. $40 243yd/1000yd; 7 oz. $60 150yd/1000yd; 24 oz. $40 90yd/1000yd; 15 oz. $50. in 1917. $50 115yd/1000yd; 21 oz. $55 in 1917. $70 58yd/1000yd; 25 oz. $75 in 1917. $75 79 yd/1000yd; 31 oz.; sun shades pull out over objectives, no Zeiss name 1912. $90 in 1917. $58 143yd/1000yd; 22 oz., $53 in 1928. 8dg36' (150yd/1000yd), 17 oz. in 1930. This series: all CF, aluminum, rubber covered. $70 143yd/1000yd; 25 oz., $66 in 1928. 8dg36' (150yd/1000yd), 19 oz. in 1930. $62 114yd/1000yd; 22 oz., $60 in 1928. $75 114yd/1000yd (1922); 127yd/1000yd (=7dg15') (1928), 24 oz., $72 in 1928. 22 oz. in 1930. $90 $85 CF; 105yd/1000yd; 26 oz. 20 oz. in 1930. $95 IF; 76.5yd/1000yd; 36 oz. $105 in 1935. $95 IF; 128yd/1000yd; 42 oz. $118 in 1935 & 1940. First one piece aluminum "Bausch & Lomb body" with prisms mounted on a shelf $100 IF; 93yd/1000yd; 41 oz. $132 in 1935, 1940. Same body as 7 x 50. $16 Galilean, FOV 840 feet/1000yd, 7 oz. Pigskin Model $18. Gold Model $20 and $25. 8dg29' -1935 7dg17' -1935 8dg29' -1935 7dg17' -1935 8dg29' -1940 7dg17' -1940 8dg29' -1940 6dg19' -1940 7dg17' -1940 -1940 8dg24' 6dg25' 7dg10' 10deg 445ft/1000yd, 19 oz., $66 IF, $72 CF. One piece body. 1937, military model, reticle, moisture proofed, case with lug on bottom to prevent 381ft/1000yd, 26 oz., $81 IF, $86 CF. One piece body. 1937, mil. mod., reticle, m. prf., case. 381ft/1000yd, 26 oz., $88 IF, $93 CF. One piece body. $17 Galilean, 382ft/1000yd, 10 oz. 1940, 373ft/1000yd, $19. to replace eyecups for 6x30, 7x35, 8x40. Rubber eyeguards available for most models. $80 CF; FOV 445ft/1000yd; 16 oz. ($72, 22 oz. for std. CF 6x30.) CF & IF in 1950s. Magnesium alloy. Rotatable rubber eyeguards available $94 CF; FOV 381ft/1000yd; 18 oz. ($86, 26 oz. for std. CF 7 x 35). CF & IF in 1950s. $90 CF; FOV 445ft/1000yd; 17 oz. ($82, 22 oz.for std. CF 8x30). CF & IF in 1940s. $93 CF, IF; FOV 331ft/1000yd; 30 oz. Military model, reticle, moisture proofed, case. $101 CF; FOV 381ft/1000yd; 20 oz. ($93, 26 oz. for std. CF 9x35). CF & IF in 1950s. $19 CF; Galilean; 453ft/1000ft; 6 oz.; black plastic, lenses flattened circle outline, Obsolete by 1944. Bureau of Ordnance. Probably experimental. Mod 0, 1, 2, 3. Obsolete by 1944. "Leached optics". Current in 1944. Pressure proof. Current in 1944. Wide field. Aero. Current in 1944. Pressure proof, submarine. Current in 1944. Other WWII binoculars by B & L were similar to civilian models. setting upright (could be knocked over). 445ft/1000yd, 22 oz., $76 IF, $82 CF. One piece body. 1937, military model, reticle, moisture proofed, case. This series: all CF, made of aluminum, by 1917 covered with rubber. "Zeiss" dropped from name by 1917. $40 120yd/1000yd; 21 oz. $50. in 1917.

dash before date indicates first appearance in catalog or other uncertainty about earlier production. 8 x 20 Zeiss Stereo Field Glass 12 x 25 Zeiss Stereo Day Marine Glass 3 x 12 B & L - Z. Prism Opera Glass 13deg -1912 6 x 21 B & L - Z. Stereo Binocular 6 x 30 " 8 x 21 " 8 x 25 " 12 x 30 " 10 x 45 B & L Marine Glass 6 x 25 B & L Stereo Binocular 6 x 30 " 8 x 25 " 8 x 30 " 10 x 45 " 10 x 30 " 10 x 45 " 7 x 50 " 10 x 50 " 2 x 27 Sport Glass 6 x 30 7 x 35 8 x 30 9 x 35 4 x 38 Companion Glass 6 x 30 Zephyr Light 7 x 35 Zephyr Light 8 x 30 Zephyr Light 8 x 40 9 x 35 Zephyr Light 3 x Balar 6–10 x 33 Mark 3 5 x 30 Mark 4 8 x 56 Mark 24 7 x 50 Mark 38 7 x 50 Mark 41 6 x 50 Mark 47 6.8deg -1912 8.4deg -1912 5.1deg -1912 6.6deg -1912 3.3deg -1912 4.5deg -1912 8dg10' 1922 8dg10' 1922 6dg30' 1922 114yd 6 deg 7.3dg 5.2dg 1922 1928 1930 1930 76.5yd 1922 4dg23' 1928

References: Scientific American, 8/6/1898, vol. 79, p. 84, "An Improved Type of Zeiss Field Glass" Catalogs: B & L - Zeiss, Stereo Binoculars, 1912 Bausch & Lomb, Stereo Binoculars, 1917 Bausch & Lomb, Stereo-Prism Binoculars, 1922. Same title, 1928, 1930 'Roving Eyes', Bausch & Lomb Life Long Binoculars, 1935. Same title, 1937. Bausch & Lomb Binoculars, 1940


				
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