Takatiho 15×80 Monocular
This Rare Japanese WWII 15×80 Takatiho Binocular, manufactured in 1940, is supported by a custom designed 360Â° swivel center mount. This mount has a full 360Â° range and is an exclusive feature to each pair of our binoculars. The turn radius is easily controlled by an up and down lever. Not found on any other binocular pair, this custom-designed mount will set your binoculars apart from the rest. To ensure perfection, each mount is hand crafted and assembled one by master craftsman.
Each of our binoculars takes several months to a year to complete a full restoration.Â Our restoration processÂ includes calibration of optics, hand-polishing of hundreds of intricate parts, and extensive testing that ensures perfect performance for decades. Â When considering an investment in optics, itâ€™s important to purchase from an expert in this field that understands the intricacy of these instruments. Â Please note that no two binoculars are the same and have characteristics that make them unique.
Our binoculars have been exhibited at numerous Concours deâ€™ Elegance events, Yacht Shows, Antique Shows, and Art & Design Fairs around the world. Â We also beenÂ featured in magazines including Architectural Digest, South Florida Design, Dupont Registry, Luxe, Hamptons, and Robb Report.
World War II naval observation binoculars tell the story of the radical changes that took place during this landmark era. Their intricate parts, precision hardware and powerful visual range illustrate the height of optical technology. Imagine the view of the seascape, the city lights, the mountains or any other landscape from where you call home. binocular is professionally restored polished and sits upon a bespoke, adjustable wood and stainless steel tripod.
This Historical Artifact is beauty and function in one.Â These hand crafted works of art bring their own character and feel to your home.