Explore Scientific Carbon Fiber ED140 f/6.5 APO Triplet Telescope with Ohara FPL53 optics with Starlight True 3" focuser
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Explore Scientific Carbon Fiber ED140 f/6.5 APO Triplet Telescope with Ohara FPL53 optics with Starlight True 3" focuser

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  • Vendor:Explore Scientific
$5,874.99

This is an all new design from Explore Scientific and offers greater quality optics provided by Ohara. We use Ohara FPL-53 glass in these optics which is very similar in characteristics as Hoya FCD-100.

Featuring an air-spaced triplet optical design that virtually eliminates chromatic aberrations, this telescope generates brilliant high-contrast images by combining genuine Ohara FPL-53 extra-low dispersion (ED) glass and proprietary EMD enhanced multi-layer coatings on all optical surfaces.

Explore Scientific ED140 5.5" Carbon Fiber Edition f/6.7 Air Spaced Triplet with Ohara FPL53 optics and Integrated Dew Shield; 910mm focal length; Starlight FeatherTouch True 3" Focuser; Cradle Rings w/ Handle and Vixen-Style Dovetail; Deluxe Carrying Case; 99% Reflective 2-inch Diagonal; Weighs 21lbs. (Finder Scope and Explore Finder Scope Base NOT Included.)

Description ED140mm FPL-53 Series Carbon Fiber Air-Spaced Triplet Refractor with Starlight FeatherTouch Focuser
Item Number FPL53-140CF-T3
Focal Length 910mm
Focal Ratio f/6.5
Limiting
Magnitude
13
Resolution .9 arcsec
Tube Length
w/ Dew Shield
39"; 991mm
Tube Length
w/out Dew Shield
33.25"; 844mm
Diameter 140mm
Weight 21lb; 9.45kg
Dovetail Vixen

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