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Code: VI-TS-200SSGPD2-5869
MPN: 5869

Vixen R200SS Telescopes 200mm and GPD2 Mount w/ Optional D2M Motor Set Product Info

Vixen 200mm R200SS Newtonian Telescope and GPD2 Mount 99842M features an 8" f/4 parabolic primary mirror, providing extremely sharp images with no chromatic aberration. Theimage use of state-of-the-art coating technology yields the ideal surface for its f/4 primary mirror. The Vixen R200SS Telescope lets the visual observer enjoy wide views of deep night sky objects. Actual groups of nebula or clusters can be viewed at the same time with this telescope. The Vixen telescope's large aperture and compact body make it ideally suited f or astrophotography of nebulae, star clusters and comets. The use of the optional coma corrector allows for a sharp coma-free image from edge to edge, and the rack and pinion focusing mount, with an adapter, accepts 2 eyepieces. The GPD2 equatorial mount is the stronger and heftier of the Vixen GP mounts. With it's solid steel R. A. and Declination axes and brass worm gears this mount will hold up to years of heavy use. In order to assure accurate tracking for astro photography the worm, gears are especially machined to a very high precision that minimizes periodic error. Add the Vixen D2M motor set for accurate and smooth tracking. The Vixen R200SS Telescope is easy to use and functions well for both the visual observer and astrophotographers. Motion is controlled by included control knobs for accurate slewing. The polar altitude adjustment varies from 0° to 62° in altitude.

5869: Vixen R200SS 200mm Telescope Optical Tube Only only with Dual Speed focuser

Specifications for Vixen R200SS Telescope 200mm:

Objective lens: 7.8 in; 200mm parabolic mirror, multi-coated
Focal length (Focal ratio): 800mm (F4.0)
Resolving power, limiting magnitude: 0.58 arc sec., 13.3
Light gathering power: 816x
Tube size & weight: OD) 9.1 in (232mm x (L) 27.5 in (700mm) 11.7 lb(5.3 kg )
Finder scope: 7x50mm nder, eld of view 7 degrees
Adapter thread / visual back: 60mm, 42mm for T-ring / 31.7mm push- t
Photography: Prime focus, Eyepiece projection and Afocal imaging

Specifications for Vixen GPD2 Telescope Mount:

R.A. Slow Motion Axis: 144-tooth wheel gears whole circle movement
DEC Slow Motion Axis: 144-tooth wheel gears whole circle movement
R.A. Graduations: 10 min increments
DEC Graduation: 2 degree increments
Polar Axis Scope: 6x20mm, wide 8 degree field of view
Altitude Adjustment: 0 to 62 degrees (2 degree increments)
Aximuth Adjustment: Double screw fine adjustment
Motor Drive: Optional, with STARBOOK-S or D2M motor drive set
Maximum Loading Weight: 35 lbs.
Counterweight: 1.9 kg (4.2 lb) and 3.7 kg (8.15 lbs)
Weight: 8.5 kg/ 18.7 lbs (without counterweight)

Features of D2M Motor Set:

  • Used for accurate tracking
  • Dual-axis Motor Drive
  • Excellent upgrade for GP2 and GPD2 Mounts

Package Contents:

  • Vixen R200SS Telescope 200mm and GPD2 Mount w/ Optional D2M Motor Set 99842M

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