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Takahashi Mewlon 300CRS Corrected Dall Kirkham Telescope OTA - TLK30310

SKU: TAK-TLK30310

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Takahashi Mewlon 300CRS Corrected Dall Kirkham Telescope OTA




  • The largest in the corrected Dall-Kirkhams made by Takahashi is the Mewlon-300CRS

  • Transforming the M-300 into a corrected flat-field instrument is made possible with an internal 3-element ED corrector in the Melwon-300CRS

  • The Mewlon-300CRS has an advanced computer controllable focusing system called Active Focus and can be controlled by ASCOM compliant programs such as Focusmax and Maxim DL

  • The Mewlon-300CRS by Takahashi includes the pulse-motor-controlled secondary focuser

  • A free ASCOM driver can be available for download. It enables the focus control and control of cooling system. Also included is backlash control to ensure precision focusing for image and visual applications




The Mewlon-300CRS is the largest in the corrected Dall-Kirkham's made by Takahashi. Transforming the M-300 into a corrected flat-field instrument is made possible with an internal 3-element ED corrector that is featured in the Mewlon-300CRS. Replacing the integral stepping motor control secondary focusing is the advanced computer controlled focusing system called Active Focus. Active Focus can be computer controlled by ASCOM compliant systems such as Focusmax and Maxim DL on the Mewlon-300CRS.




The ASCOM compliant, Active Focus System allows the secondary focusing to be computer controlled by programs such as Maxim DL and Focusmax. This system also includes Backlash control and the hand control can focus manually or with USB connector to a PC.




Standard equipment on the Mewlon-300CRS includes a low vibration three fan system that also aids cooling. There are three sensors used on this system. They include one on the mirror, one inside the tube and another outside the tube to accurately measure ambient temperature, which allows the cooling system to operate either manually with the hand control or by PC. For easy computer connection, there is a USB connector conveniently located on the hand controller. For manual operation, the fan button is pressed to turn on the cooling system. The power behind the focusing is done by a 12v AC power supply for computer focusing or four AA batteries for manual focusing. Allowing computer controlled focusing is accomplished via a free driver.




The M-300CRS is a flat field corrected telescope. The M-300CRS produces a flat field, high contrast images, and pinpoint stars across the entire field. This is possible due to the three element ED permanent corrector in the M-300CRS, a perfect match for the new Takahashi UW flat field 90° eyepieces.



Specifications




  • Optical system: Corrected Dall-Kirkham

  • Effective aperture: 300 mm (11.8")

  • Focal length: 2960 mm (116.5")

  • Effective focal ratio: f/9.9

  • Image circle: 40 mm

  • Tube diameter: 324 mm

  • Tube length: 1045 mm

  • Weight: 27 kg-59.4 lb



With Reducer CRO 0.73x




  • Focal length: 2160 mm

  • Focal ratio: f/7.2

  • Image circle: 35 mm



With Extender CRI 1.5x




  • Focal length: 4475 mm

  • Focal ratio: f/14.9

  • Image circle: 44 mm

Description
Description

Takahashi Mewlon 300CRS Corrected Dall Kirkham Telescope OTA

  • The largest in the corrected Dall-Kirkhams made by Takahashi is the Mewlon-300CRS
  • Transforming the M-300 into a corrected flat-field instrument is made possible with an internal 3-element ED corrector in the Melwon-300CRS
  • The Mewlon-300CRS has an advanced computer controllable focusing system called Active Focus and can be controlled by ASCOM compliant programs such as Focusmax and Maxim DL
  • The Mewlon-300CRS by Takahashi includes the pulse-motor-controlled secondary focuser
  • A free ASCOM driver can be available for download. It enables the focus control and control of cooling system. Also included is backlash control to ensure precision focusing for image and visual applications

The Mewlon-300CRS is the largest in the corrected Dall-Kirkham's made by Takahashi. Transforming the M-300 into a corrected flat-field instrument is made possible with an internal 3-element ED corrector that is featured in the Mewlon-300CRS. Replacing the integral stepping motor control secondary focusing is the advanced computer controlled focusing system called Active Focus. Active Focus can be computer controlled by ASCOM compliant systems such as Focusmax and Maxim DL on the Mewlon-300CRS.

The ASCOM compliant, Active Focus System allows the secondary focusing to be computer controlled by programs such as Maxim DL and Focusmax. This system also includes Backlash control and the hand control can focus manually or with USB connector to a PC.

Standard equipment on the Mewlon-300CRS includes a low vibration three fan system that also aids cooling. There are three sensors used on this system. They include one on the mirror, one inside the tube and another outside the tube to accurately measure ambient temperature, which allows the cooling system to operate either manually with the hand control or by PC. For easy computer connection, there is a USB connector conveniently located on the hand controller. For manual operation, the fan button is pressed to turn on the cooling system. The power behind the focusing is done by a 12v AC power supply for computer focusing or four AA batteries for manual focusing. Allowing computer controlled focusing is accomplished via a free driver.

The M-300CRS is a flat field corrected telescope. The M-300CRS produces a flat field, high contrast images, and pinpoint stars across the entire field. This is possible due to the three element ED permanent corrector in the M-300CRS, a perfect match for the new Takahashi UW flat field 90° eyepieces.

Specifications

  • Optical system: Corrected Dall-Kirkham
  • Effective aperture: 300 mm (11.8")
  • Focal length: 2960 mm (116.5")
  • Effective focal ratio: f/9.9
  • Image circle: 40 mm
  • Tube diameter: 324 mm
  • Tube length: 1045 mm
  • Weight: 27 kg-59.4 lb

With Reducer CRO 0.73x

  • Focal length: 2160 mm
  • Focal ratio: f/7.2
  • Image circle: 35 mm

With Extender CRI 1.5x

  • Focal length: 4475 mm
  • Focal ratio: f/14.9
  • Image circle: 44 mm
Specifications
Specifications
Model Number TLK30310
Telescope Series Takahashi Mewlon
Focal Ratio f/9.9
Optical Design Corrected Dall-Kirkham
Telescope Aperture 300mm (11.81")
Telescope Mount Type No Mount - OTA Only
Type of Electronics OTA Only - No Electronics
Focal Length (mm) 2960
Optical Coatings Aluminum with Overcoating and Fully Multi-Coated lenses
Image Circle 40 mm
Focuser Style Internal Moving Secondary
Focuser Size Internal Focuser with 2" Rear Cell Adapter
Focuser Speed Single Speed
Telescope OTA Outside Diameter (in.) 12.8 (324 mm)
Telescope OTA Length (in.) 41.14 (1045 mm)
Telescope OTA Weight (lb.) 59.4 (27 kg)
Warranty Five (5) Years
What's in the Box?
What's in the Box?
  • Takahashi Mewlon 300CRS Corrected Dall Kirkham Telescope OTA
  • Hand Control for Manual Focusing
  • 12V AC Power Supply
  • Takahashi Mewlon 300CRS on Optional Mount
  • Takahashi Mewlon 300CRS on Optional Mount
  • Takahashi Mewlon 300CRS Focus/Fan Control
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