With the 8x50 straight through viewfinder, objects are easily found, and the telescope is supported by dual cradle rings bridged by a camera platform rail with also doubles as a carry handle. The telescope comes with an excellent 2" diagonal and a 26mm Super Plossl eyepiece giving a magnification of 48x. Also featured is a well-machined 2" eyepiece holder with step-down ring and integrated T2 thread for easy attachment of a DSLR with a suitable T-ring.
With ball-raced axes (RA / DEC) and worm gears for smooth and precise tracking and adjustable polar finder scope (polar illuminator available as additional extra) the Exos 2 German Mount is a great modular platform for both visual and photographic astronomy and although unmotorised in this configuration, can be upgraded to full dual axis control or computerised Goto control. Its stainless steel tripod features a braced accessory tray and integrated bubble level for precise setup.
Optical Design Achromatic refractor
Objective lens diam. 127 mm/5''
Focal Length, Focal Ratio 1200 mm, f/9.4
Recommended Maximum Visual Power 250x
Length of tube 1220 mm
diameter of tube 133 mm
Weight of tube 7.9 kg
Telescope Mounting EXOS 2 German Equatorial Mount (unmotorised)
Mounting Base Net Weight 5.3 kg
Tripod Net Weight 5.9 kg
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