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Vixen - AX103S apochromat with SXD2 GoTo mountadd this item to shopping cartThis product is highly recommended
Code: 25104
Vixen 103mm f8 triplet apochromat refractor with SXD2 goto equatorial mount


SXD2-AX103S-S-PFL

The SXD2-AX103S features a 2 group 3-element ED optical design with special Ohara FPL 53 ED glass which dramatically reduces secondary spectrum and produces incredibly good views of high contrast for both visual work and astrophotography. It is the ultimate fast refractor for serious observing and photography with plenty of aperture and the thermal benefits of sealed optics. This is a new generation of highly corrected ED optics not like those found in budget models.

SPECS:

D=103mm F=825mm (f/8) triplet primary with dual element corrector.
Practical Max Power: 217x
Resolving Power:1.13 arc second
Limiting Magnitude: 11.8
7x50mm Illuminated Finderscope (field 7 deg)
Photo / Visual Back 60mm, 42mm for T-Ring / 50.8mm, 31.7mm with Flip Mirror.
Eyepieces: LV5 and LV20 lanthanum glass
Counterweights 1.9kg and 3.7kgs
OTA fitted with a metal carry handle
Total weight 28.5kg

Mount: Super rigid new SXD2 Equatorial with Starbook 10 on HAL130 aluminium tripod with Half Pillar. Tripod is adjustable from 81cm to 130cm. Star book 10 hand-controller has 272,342 object database including Moon maps

This is a superb instrument for the serious refractor lover and astrophographer. The system can also be fitted with an optional Vixen AX focal reducer to yield a focal ratio of f/5.6 for wider field views and photography of deepsky wonders.

**Depending on stock availability, delivery is typically 2- 4 weeks**.




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