Massive NASA tele lens up on eBay

Popeyes Olive

Popeyes Olive

2015-07-06 14:33:36

A massive NASA 2540mm f/8 mirror tele lens has appeared on eBay and is being touted as “one of the biggest lenses ever,” by the seller.

The auction’s description states that NASA used this lens to keep its eye on rockets such as the Saturn V, and that a similar lens was used to track and capture images of the Space Shuttle Challenger on the day it exploded during launch.

The lens wieghs in at 180 pounds and is listed with a buy it now price of $33,500.

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