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Explore Scientific 80 mm Essential ED Triplet Refractor OTA with Accessories - ES-ED0806-01

SKU: EXS-ES-ED0806-01

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Explore Scientific 80 mm Triplet ED APO Refractor w/Accessories




The Explore Scientific ED80 APO Triplet is a f/6 80mm telescope that is a great air-spaced refractor telescope for observing as well as for use in photography of celestial objects. This wide field instrument uses Hoya ED glass and has a classic white finish. It comes equipped with a 99% dielectric-coated 2" diagonal.




Features





  • Aperture - 80 mm

  • Focal Length - 480 mm

  • Focal Ratio - f/6

  • Resolving Power - 1.45 arcsecond

  • Coatings - EMD(Enhanced Multilayer Deposition)

  • Limiting Stellar Magnitude - 12

  • Maximum Practical Visual Power - 315x

  • Lowest Useful Visual Power - 12x

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

  • Dovetail Foot - Fits Explore Scientific Mounts; Vixen Mounts; Meade LXD55/75 Mounts

  • Tube Diameter - 85 mm

  • Dew Shield Diameter - 127mm

  • Tube Length - 475 mm (incl. dew shield)

  • Tube Construction - Aluminum; Stainless Steel

  • Optical Tube Assembly Weight - 7.5 lb

Description
Description

Explore Scientific 80 mm Triplet ED APO Refractor w/Accessories


The Explore Scientific ED80 APO Triplet is a f/6 80mm telescope that is a great air-spaced refractor telescope for observing as well as for use in photography of celestial objects. This wide field instrument uses Hoya ED glass and has a classic white finish. It comes equipped with a 99% dielectric-coated 2" diagonal.

Features


  • Aperture - 80 mm
  • Focal Length - 480 mm
  • Focal Ratio - f/6
  • Resolving Power - 1.45 arcsecond
  • Coatings - EMD(Enhanced Multilayer Deposition)
  • Limiting Stellar Magnitude - 12
  • Maximum Practical Visual Power - 315x
  • Lowest Useful Visual Power - 12x
  • Focuser - Ten-to-One 2-Speed Crayford-Style, with Adjustable Tension and Lock
  • Dovetail Foot - Fits Explore Scientific Mounts; Vixen Mounts; Meade LXD55/75 Mounts
  • Tube Diameter - 85 mm
  • Dew Shield Diameter - 127mm
  • Tube Length - 475 mm (incl. dew shield)
  • Tube Construction - Aluminum; Stainless Steel
  • Optical Tube Assembly Weight - 7.5 lb
Specifications
Specifications
Model Number ES-ED0806-01
Telescope Series Explore ED Air-Spaced Triplets
Telescope Mount Type No Mount - OTA Only
Optical Design Refractor
Number of Refractor Elements 3 (Triplet)
Focal Length (mm) 480
Focal Ratio f/6
Optical Coatings Explore EMD
Focuser Style Rack & Pinion
Focuser Size 2"
Focuser Speed Dual Speed
Household Battery Qty & Type, if Applicable N/A
Refractor Dew Shield Diameter (in.) 127mm
Telescope OTA Weight (lb.) 7.5
Warranty One (1) Year with Limited Lifetime Option
Aperture 80 mm
What's in the Box?
What's in the Box?
  • Explore Scientific 80 mm Essential Air-Spaced Triplet Refractor OTA
  • 2" Dual-Speed Rack & Pinion Focuser
  • 2" Dielectric Star Diagonal
  • Vixen Style Dovetail
  • Finderscope Base (Finder Sold Separately)
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