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Sabine Wren in her armor slides a rangefinder over her helmet's viewplate.

Macrobinocular viewplates were the T-shaped visors on traditional Mandalorian helmets. A rangefinder could be pulled over the viewplate to enhance imagery.[1]

Behind the scenes[]

Macrobinocular viewplates made their debut in the 1980 original trilogy film, Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back.[2] They were first identified in the 2015 reference book Ultimate Star Wars, penned by Ryder Windham, Tricia Barr, Adam Bray, and Daniel Wallace.[1]


Non-canon appearances[]


Notes and references[]

Mandalorian armor
Known Materials
Beskar · Durasteel
Known components & gear
Cuirass · Pauldron · Macrobinocular viewplate · Mandalorian vambrace · Crushgaunt · Z-6 jetpack · Whistling bird
Known sets of personal armor
Boba Fett · Bo-Katan Kryze · Sabine Wren · Din Djarin · Mandalorian rally master
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