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Explore Scientific 127 mm Triplet ED APO Carbon Fiber Refractor - EDT-127075-CF-01

SKU: EXS-EDT-127075-CF-01

Explore Scientific has discontinued the EDT version of the 127mm Carbon Fiber Refractor and we are out of stock. Here is a link to the Explore 127mm FCD-100 Carbon Fiber Triplet with a 2.5" HEX Focuser, hopefully you can find a proper replacement with this selection. If we can be of further assistance, please don't hesitate to call us at 1-800-266-9590 or send an email, and we will be happy to help you. Thank you!

Explore Scientific 127 mm Carbon Fiber Triplet APO ED Refractor

The Explore Scientific 127 mm Carbon Fiber APO ED Triplet Refractor is built to the same specs as the original Explore Scientific 127 Triplet with the exception of the optical tube material. This scope is lighter because the traditional aluminum optical tube has been replaced with a carbon fiber version. This package comes equipped with a 99% dielectric-coated 2" diagonal.

  • The Explore Scientific 127 EDT is an air spaced triplet refractor that virtually eliminates all false color typically found in doublet refractors

  • At f/7.5 the Explore Scientific 127 mm triplet refractor has wide field characteristics which make it a great scope for visual observing as well as astrophotography

  • Built with Hoya Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass, the Explore Scientific 127 EDT will deliver great views of the night sky

  • A 2" dual speed focuser will ensure that you have the ability to finely tune the focus on any celestial object you set your scope on

  • Aperture - 127 mm

  • Focal Length - 952 mm

  • Focal Ratio - f/7.5

  • Resolving Power - 0.9 arcsecond

  • Coatings - EMD (Enhanced Multilayer Deposition)

  • Limiting Stellar Magnitude - 13

  • Maximum practical power - 500x

  • Lowest useful power - 14.5x

  • Genuine ED Hoya FCD1 Glass from Japan

  • Matte black tube baffles enhance contrast

  • Focuser - Ten-to-One 2-Speed Crayford-Style, with Adjustable Tension and Lock

  • Explore Scientific 2" Dielectric Diagonal

  • Cradle Rings with Latching Locks and Vixen Style Dovetail - Fits Explore Scientific mounts; Vixen mounts; Meade LXD55/75 mounts

  • Tube Construction - Carbon Fiber for lower weight

If you are considering a refractor, the Explore Scientific 127 Triplet Apo EDT is worth a look. At this price, this scope will deliver great value for years to come.