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PORTA II-R130Sf telescope Set

PORTA II-R130Sf telescope Set

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The Vixen R130Sf Porta II Telescope Kit: A Complete Setup for Aspiring and Experienced Astronomers

The Vixen R130Sf Porta II telescope kit is the perfect starting point for beginners and a versatile choice for experienced stargazers. At its core is the R130Sf Newtonian reflector telescope, known for its superb contrast and impressive light-gathering capabilities. This makes it an ideal choice for detailed observations of the moon, planets, nebulae, and galaxies.

The Porta II mount, a favorite among both novices and seasoned astronomers, supports quick and effortless device mounting. It boasts a superior design with fine adjustment capabilities for precise control over both axes. The innovative slip clutch eliminates the need for a clamp, simplifying adjustments to any celestial object and maintaining position automatically for user-friendly operation.

Key Features:

  • Aperture: 130 mm
  • Focal Length: 650 mm (f/5.0)
  • Resolution and Limiting Magnitude: 0.89 arc seconds; 12.3
  • Light-Gathering Power: 345x
  • Total Weight: 11 kg
  • Adapter and Connections: 31.7 mm receptacle with T2 connection for cameras

Kit Contents:

  • Porta II Mount
  • R130Sf Telescope
  • Two Plössl Eyepieces: 20 mm and 6.3 mm
  • 6x30 Viewfinder Telescope
  • 31.7 mm Extension Tube
  • Tripod with Accessory Storage Shelf
  • Fine Adjustment Shafts
  • Tube Clamps and Dovetail Adapter
  • Protective Cap
  • Mounting Tool

Technical Specifications:

  • Suitable for Deep Sky, Lunar, and Planetary Observation
  • Ideal for Beginners, Advanced Amateurs, and Visual Enthusiasts
  • Telescope Type: Newtonian Reflector
  • Maximum Magnification: 260x
  • Optical Design: Multi-Coated for Enhanced Image Quality
  • Finderscope: 6 x 30 mm
  • Construction: Metal OTA, White; Aluminium Tripod
  • Tripod Thread: T2 / M42x0.75
  • Excellent Transportability
  • Eyepiece Diameter: 31.7 mm
  • Mount Type: Azimuthal
  • OTA Weight (incl. accessories): 4 kg
  • Adjustable Tripod Height
  • Maximum Load Capacity: 5 kg
  • Total Net Weight (incl. accessories): 11 kg

This comprehensive kit is designed to provide an enriching viewing experience for a wide range of celestial observations, catering to users at different levels of expertise. With its quality construction and thoughtful accessories, the Vixen R130Sf Porta II telescope set is your gateway to the wonders of the universe.

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