Meade 8.8mm Ultra Wide Angle (1.25”/2”) Series 4000-Made in Japan
*Made in Japan, * 84mm field of View*Dual Barrel: 1.25”/2”*Fold down rubber eyeguard.* Original Plastic Bolt barrel case included*Original box included.
*very minor scratch on the 1.25” barrel from Setscrew holder. Rest of eyepiece would be in like excellent like new condition.
Note: Setscrew on the side of the eyepiece is missing. This is not crucial, since your 1.25” diagonal holder already has a Setscrew to holdThe eyepiece in place.
unlike the newer Meade seried 5000 Ultra Wide Angle eyepieces which are made in China and don’t even come close in terms of comparison.
The Meade 4000 8.8mm UWA has a flat 84 degree apparent field of view.
The Meade 4000 UWAs , made in Japan are certainly the best eyepieces that Meade ever produced., and are highly recommend them by amateur astronomers.They easily compare or even surpass to some of the TeleVue eyepieces .
This eyepiece is in excellent condition and comes with the original box and bolt case.
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