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Explore Scientific ED APO 102mm f/7 Carbon Fibre v2.0 Triplet Refractor OTA

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Model:  0112105
Brand:  Explore Scientific

Explore Scientific ED APO 102mm f/7 Carbon Fibre v2.0 Triplet Refractor OTA
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The Triplet Explore Scientific ED-apochromat refractors provide everything an astronomer wants - super-portable, very high optical quality systems - at a reasonable price. Lens design features a superb FCD001 ED glass element and provides a level of correction superior to doublets, which are common in this price range - you'll see the difference immediately. The excellent optical performance, coupled with high precision mechanics and ergonomic design (including a dual speed, low profile rack and pinion focuser, superior to many competing friction-based Crayford-type designs) - result in a telescope that sets a new standard in this price range. Astrophotographers will love this refractor: a dedicated field flattener is available as a standard accessory and make this the perfect astrophotographic telescope, even for cameras with a large format chip.

Explore Scientific ED APO 102mm f/7 Carbon Version 2.0 Tecnical Specifications:

Visual Limiting Magnitude: 12.5
Focal Length: 714mm
Focal Ratio: f/7
Resolution: 1.14 arc seconds
Aperture: 102mm / 4"
Weight: 3.175kg / 7 lbs.
Telescope Type: Triplet Refractor
Mounting rings including Vixen profile dovetail and handle

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