The Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f/7.5 Essential sports the new Hex-Focuser Rack and Pinion Focusers from Explore, featuring a hexagonal cross section to support a larger loads without the potential for "focuser sag" - and a 10:1 dual speed focus control as standard. In addition to this the optical tube assembly comes with Vixen-profile mounting bar and rings, featuring a handle with camera mounting rail.
Focal length: 952mm
Net weight 9.5kg w/o tube rings
Optical tube assembly with rings
Handle with camera mounting feature
Hex-Focuser with 10:1 reduction
The Explore ED127 Essential Edition telescope comes with a white aluminum tube with black accents.
Explore Scientific Air-Spaced Apochromatic Triplets have true APO optic and are diffraction limited at .25PV or better
Genuine ED (FCD-01) glass from Hoya Japan is used on all ED APO Triplets at Explore, for superb quality and light throughput
Enhanced Multi-Layer Coatings (EMD) are deposited on optical elements to boost contrast and eliminate light scatter; and contrast is further enhanced with the installation of matte black knife-edge baffles in the optical tube assembly.
While refractors seldom require additional collimation after initial factory adjustment, the lens cell design allows for consumer collimation. Sending your ED127 Triplet off to the factory is always an option, but is not required.
127mm models come with a heavy-duty 2.5" Hex-Focus focuser
Dedicated Field Flattener available as an optional extra in both 2 and 3-inch options.
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