Carson RP-200SP RedPlanet 80mm f/6.25 Refractor AZ Telescope

Carson RP-200SP RedPlanet 80mm f/6.25 Refractor AZ Telescope

Carson RP-200SP RedPlanet 80mm f/6.25 Refractor AZ Telescope

B&H # CARP2556X80T MFR # RP-200SP
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Product Highlights

  • 80mm Refractor OTA
  • 500mm Focal Length, f/6 Focal Ratio
  • Manual Alt-Azimuth Mount
  • 9mm and 20mm Eyepieces
  • 45° Erect-Image Prism
  • Universal Smartphone Adapter
  • 8x21 Erect-Image Finderscope
  • Adjustable-Height Aluminum Tripod
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Carson RP-200SP RedPlanet overview

  • 1Description

Designed as a versatile and capable starter-scope, the Carson Optic RP-200SP RedPlanet 80mm f/6.25 Refractor AZ Telescope gives users the ability to observation the Moon and planets, or to use it as a powerful spotting scope for general nature watching or other activities. It is outfitted with an easy-to-use manual alt-azimuth mount that has an altitude lock to hold it in position with slow motion cables for precise movement and tracking. Carson includes two eyepieces, a 45° diagonal, finderscope, and an adjustable aluminum tripod so you are ready to start observing right out of the box. To increase its usability, the diagonal and finderscope feature integrated erecting prisms that correct the views through them to allow the scope's use on land. Also included is a universal smartphone adapter that allows you to capture pictures and video of your observation sessions and share, stream, or post to social media quickly and easily.

Optical Tube
  • 80mm aperture
  • f/6.25 focal ratio
  • 500mm focal length
  • Refractor-style optical path
  • Anti-reflection fully coated optics improves light transmission, color rendition, clarity, and contrast
  • Resolution: 1.45 arcsec, Dawes
  • Rack-and-pinion focuser with 1.25" drawtube
Mount and Tripod
    Mount:
  • Manual alt-azimuth
  • Dual axis slow motion adjustment cables enable precision movement and tracking with reduced vibrations
  • Altitude lock to fix position of scope
  • Wide altitude adjustment range to view celestial and terrestrial objects
    Tripod:
  • Aluminum alloy legs
  • Adjustable-height with independent leg locks
  • Center leg brace with 1.25" eyepiece holders
  • Center shaft hook to hold packs or weights for greater stability and vibration reduction
Included Accessories
    Smartphone adapter:
  • Universal fit accepts most smartphone models
  • Cap fits over eyepiece to capture photos and videos through scope
  • Easily share and stream astronomical observation sessions
    Eyepieces:
  • 1.25" barrel diameter
  • Accepts most 1.25" astronomical filters
  • 9mm focal length eyepiece yields 55.5x power
  • 20mm focal length eyepiece produces 25x magnification
    Diagonal:
  • Integrated erect-image prism to correct view for terrestrial use
  • 45° angle puts head in comfortable position when viewing sitting or standing
    Finderscope:
  • Integrated erecting prism to more easily find subjects during terrestrial use
  • Low 8x magnification ensures a wide field of view to easily find bright alignment stars, planets, and objects
  • Includes mounting bracket
UPC: 750668012562
In the Box
Carson RP-200SP RedPlanet 80mm f/6.25 Refractor AZ Telescope
  • Universal Smartphone Adapter
  • 8x21 Erect-Image Finderscope
  • 2 x Slow Motion Control Handles
  • 45° Erect-Image Diagonal
  • 20mm Eyepiece
  • 9mm Eyepiece
  • Aluminum Tripod
  • Alt-Az Mount Head
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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    • 1Description

    Carson RP-200SP RedPlanet specs

    Optical Design Refractor
    Aperture 80 mm
    Focal Length 500mm
    Focal Ratio f/6.25
    Eyepiece Barrel Diameter 1.25"
    Diagonal 45° erect-image
    Finderscope 8x21, erect-image
    Mount Type Manual alt-azimuth with altitude lock
    Tripod Adjustable height, aluminum
    GoTo System None
    Power Source None
    Optical Tube Dimensions 18.5 x 4.5 x 4.5" / 47.0 x 11.4 x 11.4 cm
    Weight 7.8 lb / 3.5 kg, fully assembled
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 12.2 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 29.5 x 10.0 x 7.1"

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