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Bushnell Binoculars

(206) 728-2121


Binocular Repair / Scientific Instrument Repair

Welcome to Close Scientific Instruments online!

         My name is Howard Close and I've been in business at 2316 4th Avenue since 1947. We specialize in service and sales, refurbishing and repair of binoculars, telescopes, transit levels, and drafting and surveying and equipment.
         We restore instruments for businesses, individuals and eBay traders -- ship's compasses, barometers, and antique telescopes. Our trader friends keep bringing their finds for repair, lense replacement, instrument cleaning, polishing and restoration for resale and personal use.

Sales and Service

Located just five blocks south of the Space Needle, Close Instruments is a unique resource for bird-watchers, surveyors, antique instrument lovers and eBay traders. Drop by 2316 4th Avenue, next to the fire station at 4th and Battery, to see our large selection of binoculars and microscopes! Bring in your item needing service for a free estimate.

Among the 8x42 binoculars we repair are the Zeiss Victory, Leica Ultravid, Swarovski EL, Minox HG, Pentax DCF ED, Vortex Razor, Nikon Premier LX-L, Minox HG and others. We are also skilled in repair of mid-size binoculars such as Leupold Wind River, Katmai 6x32, and Celestron Compact Waterproof binoculars and compact binoculars, Pentax Papilio 65x21, Bushnell Elite, Leica Black Ultravid, ZEISS 8x20 Victory, Nikon Premier LX L 8x20, Canon Image Stabilization Binoculars, Bushnell Legend, Eagle Optics Triumph, Nikon 7509 Travelite 25 and more.

Business Hours

Weekdays: 8:30-5:00 | Saturday: 9:00-5:00 | Cash, check or money order only

                                                                 
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Close Instruments | 2316 4th Ave | Seattle, Washington 98121, USA | Telephone 206 728-2121

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