Minox 8x11 - binocular attachments - (52 clamp ring)

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The first binocular adapter appeared in 1952 and is not often seen. It has a circular clamp that attaches the camera to the ocular.  This was originally packaged with a small cable release clamp (sample wanted).

The screw thread is 3/8" and it has no Minox logo. At least two version of this binocular where made. See Minox Variations in 8x11 by Hubert E. Heckmann page 119, which shows a larger ring an has a cross bar on it above the lens.


Purchased 03/04/16
Date of Manufacture  
Cost 76EUR
Current Value  
Auction Price Ebay
02/06/19 30.50EUR
* 03/04/16 76EUR

Last Updated on 3rd June 2002