Explore Scientific AR102 f/6.5 Achromatic Refractor Telescope #DAR102065-01 For Sale
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Explore Scientific AR102 f/6.5 Achromatic Refractor Telescope #DAR102065-01:
Explore Scientific AR102, 102mm f/6.5 Air-Spaced Doublet Achromatic Refractor TelescopeSKU: ESAR102Mfr. Part: DAR102065-01
Item IncludesExplore Scientific AR102 f/6.5 Achromatic Refractor Telescope - 8x50 Finderscope and Bracket - Mounting Cradle Ring - 90deg Star Diagonal - Objective Lens Cap - Focus Tube Cap - Explore Scientific 1 Year Limited Warranty - Explore Scientific Lifetime Limited Warranty (with Registration)
DescriptionThe Classic air-spaced, crown-and-flint, doublet achromatic refractor is reborn with the aim to produce superior-class optical figure in a short (f/6.5) focal length design with Explore Scientific Air-Spaced Doublet AR Series. These optics are an extreme value, produce stunning images of deep sky objects, double stars, planets and the moon that are a small fraction of comparable aperture apochromat refractors.Designed to handle the rigors of public star parties and educational outreach, the Explore Scientific AR Series has standard hardware which includes a precision 10:1 two-speed focuser, a 2-inch diagonal and 8x50 finder scope. You can be confident that the quality and construction of these telescopes will allow heavy use.FeaturesThe optics in the collimatable lens cell are fully multi-coated to eliminate light scatter and maintain image contrast. Explore Scientific precision collimate every Explore Scientific telescope at factory to give optimum performanceContrast is further enhanced with multiple baffles that mask and deflect unwanted stray lightDeluxe 10:1 Two-Speed Focuser: The Explore Scientific Air-Spaced Doublet AR Series telescopes include a precision 2-inch ten-to-one, two-speed as standard equipment. The eyepiece holder uses a compression ring to prevent the eyepiece or camera barrel from scoringUniversal Mounting Plate: The Universal Adjustable Mounting Plate of the AR 102 fits on many popular equatorial and Altaz mounts, including mounts supplied by Explore Scientific, Vixen and Meade LXD55/752" Diagonal Mirror: The Two Inch Mirror Diagonal includes a 1.25" eyepiece holder adapter. The purpose of a diagonal is to securely hold your eyepiece and to give you a comfortable viewing angle8x50 Finder Scope: The Explore Scientific 8x50 Finder Scope provides a true field of view of 6deg.. Its coated optics provide a bright high-resolution image so that many faint stars and nebulosity can be detected for precise aimingSpecificationsFocal Length660mmFinderscope8x50 WHO WE ARE
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