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102mm Apochromatic Refractor - FCD-1 ED Triplet Carbon Fiber Series


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Description

From our Moon’s chiseled craters to Jupiter’s orderly cloud belts to the blue-white stars of the Orion Nebula popping against the complex misty cloud they call home, Explore Scientific’s Carbon Fiber 102mm Apochromatic Refractor can open up a treasure trove of night sky treats.

A nice compromise between portability and aperture, this versatile high-end telescope offers true diffraction-limited optics and has an objective lens size that performs well in lunar, planetary and deep sky viewing situations.

Featuring an air-spaced triplet optical design that virtually eliminates chromatic aberrations, this telescope generates brilliant high-contrast images by combining genuine HOYA extra-low dispersion (ED) glass and proprietary EMD enhanced multi-layer coatings on all optical surfaces.

Its carbon fiber optical tube assembly encourages use by reducing weight and eliminates focus change attributed to shrinking or expansion caused by temperature fluctuations.

Specifications

Description ED102mm Carbon Fiber Air-Spaced Triplet Refractor
Item Number EDT-10207-CF
Focal Length 714mm
Focal Ratio f/7
Limiting
Magnitude
12.5
Resolution 1.14 arcsec
Tube Length
w/ Dew Shield
26"; 660mm
Tube Length
w/out Dew Shield
23.75"; 603mm
Diameter 120mm
Weight 7 lb; 3.2kg
Dovetail Vixen

 

Limited Warranty is one year, which converts to the Explore STAR Transferrable Extended Life of the Product Warranty when product is registered within 60 days of purchase. For more information Click Here.


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