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JMI Telescopes NGT-12.5" Reflector Telescope

B&H # JMNGT125 Mfr # NGT12.5
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This is a special order item and is non-cancelable and non-returnable. Est. arrival at B&H is 6-10 weeks (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at time of shipment.

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You Pay: $4,899.00
Product Highlights
  • 12.5" f/4.5 Open Truss Newtonian
  • Split-Ring Equatorial Mount
  • Rotating Nose Assembly
  • Built-In Azimuth Adjusting Plate
  • Removable Ring Assembly
  • Dual Control Drive Corrector
  • CCD Autoguider Compatible
  • Adjustable Focal Point
  • NGC-microMAX Computer
  • Battery and AC Power

This JMI NGT-12.5" f/4.5 Reflector Telescope is an open truss Newtonian design that gathers lots of light in a package that is supremely portable. The NGT-12.5 weighs only 120 pounds with the heaviest single component being 40 pounds, so you can easily pack the entire system into the trunk of a small car and drive to where skies and sightlines are the darkest & longest.

The JMI NGT-12.5" features a Split-Ring Equatorial Mount, with a rotating nose assembly, built-in Azimuth adjusting plate, and a removable ring assembly. The telescope also has dual control drive correctors, adjustable focal point, and is CCD autoguider compatible. The included NGC-microMAX computer has digital setting circles with a 245-object database, that is upgradeable. You will enjoy watching the heavens with the included EV-2n focuser, and there are many focusers you can upgrade to. The system can be powered with AC or DC power with the included wall transformer or the car cigarette lighter adapter.

12.5" f/4.5 Open Truss Newtonian design
Split-ring equatorial mount
Rotating nose assembly
Built-in azimuth adjusting plate for easier polar alignment
Compact size
Fast one-man assembly
Removable ring assembly allows greater disassembly with the largest component weighing 40 lbs.
Sidereal, Lunar, Solar and King tracking rates with both Northern and Southern hemisphere operation
Dual control drive corrector with 0.3x, 0.5x, 2x, 4x, 8x, and 16x correction
NGC-microMAX Computer digital setting circles
CCD autoguider compatible
Adjustable focal point
Snap-fit Serrurier truss rods
Battery and AC power
Optical Design Newtonian reflector
Optical Lens Diameter 12.5" (317.5mm)
Focal Length 56.25" (1428.75mm)
Focal Ratio f/4.5
Maximum Useful Magnification 500x under best conditions
Resolving Power Not Specified by Manufacturer
Optical Tube Dimensions Not Specified by Manufacturer
Mount Type Equatorial split-ring
Eyepiece Barrel Diameter 2" (includes adapter accepting 1.25" eyepieces)
Finderscope 8 x 50 Finderscope
Tripod None
Motor RA and deck motor
GO-TO Capability No
PC Compatible Yes
Power Source 110vAC/ 60Hz or 220vAC/ 50Hz (specify) wall transformer
12vDC cigarette lighter adapter
Weight 120 lbs (54.43kg)
Heaviest single component is 40 lbs (18kg)
JMI Telescopes NGT-12.5" Reflector Telescope
  • Equatorial Split-Ring Mount
  • EV-2n Focuser
  • 8 x 50 Finderscope
  • Piggy-Back Camera Mount
  • Off-Axis Counterweight
  • Sliding Counterweights
  • Integrated Optical Encoders
  • NGC-microMAX Computer
  • Primary Mirror Dust Cover
  • 110vAC/ 60Hz or 220vAC/ 50Hz (specify) Wall Transformer
  • 12vDC Cigarette Lighter Adapter
  • 1-Year Warranty Against Manufacturer Defects
  • Eyepieces, Lenses & Diagonals

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    Eyepieces widely enhance your stargazing experience. (2")

    Tele Vue -  Ethos-SX 3.7mm Eyepiece (1.25"/2.0")
    • You Pay: $599.95
     

    Barlow Lenses

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    Increase the effective focal length of your eyepieces by 2 to 5 times.

    Bushnell -  2x Barlow Lens (1.25")
    • You Pay: $32.42
     

    Cleaning and Anti Fog

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    Help keep your optics clean & fog free with these tools.

    Pearstone -  Microfiber Cleaning Cloth, 18% Gray (7 x 7.9")
    • You Pay: $4.99
     

    Navigation & Alignment

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    Upgrade Next Generation Computer.

    JMI Telescopes -  NGC-superMAX Computer
    • You Pay: $574.95
    Usually ships in 2-4 weeks i This is a special order item. Est. arrival at B&H is 2-4 weeks (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at the time of shipment.
     

    Astrophotography

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    Take stunning portraits of constellations, nebulas, star clusters, and our home galaxy.

    Celestron -  NexImage Solar System Eyepiece CCTV Imager
    • Price: $99.95
    • Instant Savings: -$10.00
    • Offer ends AUG 31 '14
    • You Pay: $89.95
     

    Focusers & Accessories

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    Upgrade the EV Focuser

    JMI Telescopes -  EV-1NM Focuser for Newtonian Telescope with Motor
    • You Pay: $508.50
    Usually ships in 7-14 business days i This is a special order item. Est. arrival at B&H is 7-14 business days (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at the time of shipment.
     

    Telescopes - Mount Enhancements

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    Support your scope with the support and stability you need.

    JMI Telescopes -  Handlebar and Wheels
    • You Pay: $145.95
    Usually ships in 7-14 business days i This is a special order item. Est. arrival at B&H is 7-14 business days (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at the time of shipment.
     

    For easily moving the fully-assembled telescope over most surfaces.

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