Explore Scientific FirstLight 152mm f/12.5 Alt-Az Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope with Twilight 1 Mount

BH #EXFLMAK152MC • MFR #FL-MC1521900MAZ01
Explore Scientific FirstLight 152mm f/12.5 Alt-Az Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope with Twilight 1 Mount
Key Features
  • 152mm Catadioptric OTA
  • 1900mm Focal Length, f/12.5 Focal Ratio
  • Fully Multi-Coated Optics
  • Internal Focusing Mechanism
The Explore Scientific FirstLight 152mm f/12.5 Alt-Az Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope is ideal for users who want a portable yet powerful observation platform that is able to achieve high magnifications and has the ability to make detailed observations of both near- and deep-sky subjects. The Maksutov-Cassegrain optical configuration is engineered with a convex meniscus lens that not only eliminates the need for periodic collimation, but by the nature of the lens requires a smaller secondary mirror that limits obstruction and increases contrast. The Maksutov optical path results in a slower focal ratio and narrower field of view versus a similar-sized Schmidt design, but the optical benefits make this a useful scope for planetary and double-star observation.
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Does "package weight" mean total optical tube ...

Does "package weight" mean total optical tube weight with included diagonal and finder scope?
Asked by: Clayton
Optical tube weighs 17 pounds.
Answered by: Jimmie
Date published: 2023-03-14
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