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Vixen AX103S Telescope and Sphinx SXW Mount Product Info

The Vixen AX103S 103mm Telescope and Sphinx SXW Mount 9709, f/8.0 features a three element objective lens, incorporating a central ED lens. This reduces chromatic aberration and yields high contrast images. The rear field corrector lens, helps to deliver sharp images to the edges of the field of view. The built in dual speed focuser enables coarse and fine focus adjustments. For a full line of Vixen Telescopes and other products by Vixen on sale please visit the Vixen Telescopes page on our website. For more brand name Telescopes please visit our Telescopes store section.

Specifications for Vixen Refractor Telescope AX103S and Sphinx Mount 9709:

Objective lens: 4 in (103mm) ED Apochromatic, multi-coated
Focal length (Focal ratio): 825mm (F/8.0)
Resolving power, limiting magnitude: 1.13 arc sec., 11.8
Light gathering power: 217x
Tube size & weight: OD) 4.5 in (115mm) x (L) 27 in (687mm), 10.1 lbs (4.6 kg)
Adapter thread / visual back: 60mm, 42mm for T-ring / 50.8mm ],
Photography: Prime focus, Eyepiece projection and Afocal imaging

Specifications for Vixen Sphinx SXW Equatorial Mount:

R.A. Slow Motion Axis: 180-tooth wheel gears whole circle movement
DEC Slow Motion Axis: 180-tooth wheel gears whole circle movement
R.A. Coordinates Display: On the screen of STAR BOOK, 01 min. increments
DEC Coordinates Display: On the screen of STAR BOOK, 01 arc min. increments
Polar Axis Scope: Optional
Altitude Adjustment: 0 degree to 70 degrees (Fine Adjustment with tangent screw
Azimuth Adjustment: Double screw fine adjustment
Telescope Controller: STAR BOOK
Power Source: DC 12 volts
Maximum Loading Weight: 16kg/35 lbs
Counterweight: 1.9 kg/ 4.2 lbs
Weight: 6.8 kg/ 15 kbs (without counterweight)

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Vixen AX103S 103mm and Sphinx SXW Mount 9709, MPN: 9709, UPC: 811971014220, Code: VI-TS-9709

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