Star Wars “ inspired” binoculars

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Kwc271

Member
Hello everyone!
I was looking through eBay recently and saw a lot of vintage inexpensive cameras and thought that some of them might make good Star Wars universe type binoculars. Has anyone here tried doing this? Not the cannon versions, but versions that look like they would belong in that “Galaxy far far away”. If so,I would sure like to see them as I’m thinking of doing it myself. Btw, if this has been discussed in another thread I apologize.

Kevin
 

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Shingouki28

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Here's mine. :) I still want to add a small shielding visor above the eyepieces
 

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Kwc271

Member
I’m planning on it definitely! I see some good candidates on eBay and I can get an assortment of greeblies at work. ( I work as a maintenance tech );)
 

emeluis

New Member
Hi! I've made a pair of custom macrobinoculars using old cameras. You can see them here:
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I hope you like them and inspire you. Greetings!!
 

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Collektor

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When I set out to do my Luke macros, I wound up picking up a few other cameras as backups in case I couldn't find the right parts. a long story short in the process of building one set of macros I wound up with one set of screen accurate and two 'in universes ones. Which I don't really mind. One of the Eumigs wound up with a really well aged leather wrist strap screwed to the side which I think really added to the look.
 
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