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Vixen R150SS Telescope 150mm with Vixen Sphinx Mount 2741 Product Info

Vixen R150SS Telescope 150mm with Vixen Sphinx Mount 2741 yields the ideal surface for its f/5 primary mirror. imageThe 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 telescope optical tube.This little brother of the Vixen R200SS Telescope, is a big Telescope and features a sliding focuser. The SPHINX equatorial mount and Vixen STARBOOK controller have been intelligently engineered for high-speed automatic location of celestial objects. It is now possible to explore the beauty of the night sky with greater ease and stability Vixen Telescope. The Vixen Sphinx SXW Mount 2502 comes standard with built in motors and the world's first star chart go-to controller, STARBOOK both by Vixen, with a large full color LCD display. The Sphinx mount 's design is exceptional and the exterior styling is equally attractive. The STAR BOOK features a display on the large color screen and are navigated with simple buttons on the controller. The telescope controller is easy to use and makes the Sphinx 2502 available to a wide range of ages and experience levels. The Star book incorporates a large astronomical database with 22,725 celestial objects. A LAN Port within the controller allows for computer control and network connectivity. The Star Book is also compatible with an auto guider (including SBIG ST). The auto-guider port comes standard on all controllers.

Specifications for Vixen R150SS Telescope:

Objective Lens:   150mm paraolic mirror, multi-coated
Focal Length (Focal Ratio):   750mm (f5)
Resolving Power:   0.77 arc sec.,m 12.7
Light Gathering Power:   459x
Tube Size:   176mm x 715mm
Tube Weight:   4,8kg/10.6 lbs
Finder Scope:   Red dot finder
Adapter Thread, Visual Back:   36.4mm/31.7mm push fit with flip mirror

Features of Vixen SPHINX Equatorial Mount:

  • 180-tooth worm gears for fine full circle motion
  • 22lbs recommended loading capacity for a wide range of optical tubes
  • Built in DC motors allow for improved motion of the polar axis rotation
  • No need for heavy counterweights.

Package Contents:

  • Vixen R150S 150mm Telescope
  • Vixen SPHINX 2502 equatorial mount
  • STARBOOK Controller

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