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Vixen Newtonian Telescope Optical Tube R130Sf w/ Porta II Mount
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Code: VI-TS-39954
MPN: 39954
UPC: 811971013827
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Vixen Newtonian Telescope Optical Tube R130Sf w/ Porta II Mount Product Info

The Vixen R130Sf Telescope Optical Tube w/ Porta II Mount is lightweight 5" reflector that is a favorite of many new astronomers. R130Sf Telescope features remarkable light gathering with sharp images. With aimage standard 20mm Plossl, more than the entire moon fills the eyepiece. You'll view innumerable star clusters and dark clouds, not to mention nebulas and galaxies. Add a 32mm and the heavens open up with a remarkable 2.5 degree field of view! All of the stars in the Pleiades can be viewed at the same time. The visual observer will enjoy wide views of deep sky objects. Actual groups of nebula or clusters can be viewed at the same time with this Vixen reflector.

The R130Sf Newtonian Telescope from Vixen comes standard with the 6 x 30 finder scope and dovetail tube plate that attaches quickly to the Porta II Mount. It's the perfect medium aperture, pick up and go package. The Vixen Porta II gives great performance when viewing objects at high magnification, the damping and vibration being significantly reduced as compared to other lesser quality telescope mounts.

Specifications for Vixen Tele Scope Optical Tube R130Sf:

Optical tube: 130mm
Focal length: 650mm
Focal Ratio: f / 5.0
Highest useful magnification: 260x
Limiting stellar magnitude: 12.3
Resolving power: 0.89"
Light gathering power: 345x
Tube diameter: 140mm (5.5")
Tube length: 650mm (25.5")

Features of Vixen Scope w/ Porta II Package:

  • Has remarkable light gathering with sharp images
  • Actual groups of nebula or clusters can be viewed at the same time
  • Is a perfect medium aperture, pick up and go package
  • Scope Mount gives great performance when viewing objects at high magnification

Package Contents:

  • Vixen R130Sf Optical Tube
  • 6x30 Finder Scope
  • Finder Bracket
  • 1.25" Eyepiece Adapter
  • PL 20mm Eyepiece
  • PL 6.3mm Eyepiece
  • Tube Rings
  • Dovetail Plate
  • Vixen Porta II Mount with locking extension legs, accessory tray, slow-motion controls, adjustment tool set and removable mount head

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Helpful Positive Review R130sf plus Porta Mount by Legacy Reviewer, May 28, 2010
R130sf The R130sf is a great little inexpensive newtonian. Its very portable and easy to use. One cool feature was the ability to shoot pictures through the telescope with just a T-ring for my camera. All other newtonians I have had won't come to...
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