2,536 Brands 453 Categories All Departments

Product No Longer Available

Unfortunately William Optics Fluoro Star-APO FLT 132 APO OTA f/7 Triplet Air-Spaced Telescope + Rings FLT132 is no longer carried by OpticsPlanet. You can also explore other items in the Telescopes category yourself to try and find the perfect replacement for you!

William Optics Fluoro Star-APO FLT 132 APO OTA f/7 Triplet Air-Spaced Telescope + Rings FLT132 Product Info

William Optics Fluoro Star-APO FLT-132 APO OTA f/7 Triplet Air-Spaced Telescope + Rings FLT132 on sale and available from our online store. OpticsPlanet, Inc imageis an Authorized US Distributor for William Optics Telescopes.

FLT-132mm F/7, 925mm (OTA only) with pair of mounting rings and Custom Aluminum Case. Triplet Air spaced lens, with two speed crayford focuser.

Specifications of William Optics Fluoro Star-APO FLT 132mm APO OTA f/7 Triplet Air-Spaced Telescope + Rings FLT132:

Aperture 132mm
Focal Ratio F/7
Focal Length 925mm
Objective Type 3 elements, Air-spaced, FPL-53
Resolving Power 0.86"
Limiting Magnitude 14.5
Lens Shade Retractable (O.D. 168mm)
Focuser 4" R&P heavy duty focuser

360° rotatable graduated camera adjuster

1.25" Adapter included

1.25" Adapter Brass Compression Rings
Tube Diameter 141mm
Tube Length 104cm (Fully Extended)

78cm   (Fully Retracted)

Tube Weight 9kg
Case High-quality Aluminum Case
Case Dimensions

(WxHxD)

99cm x 34cm x 30cm
Case Weight 13.5kg
· Chromatic Aberration Graph
· With TMB Field Flattener

Features of William Optics Fluoro Star-APO FLT 132mm APO OTA f/7 Triplet Air-Spaced Telescope + Rings FLT132:

Another step forward..

Simply put: a joy to use. You will be blown away by the small details you can observe through this APO 132mm; fine details of DSOs, stunning resolution both visually or during astrophotography. Until yesterday this was only a dream at this price!

Stunning Optics

• Features a top-quality triplet air-spaced objective.

• This scope is extremely sharp and has a great color correction. It is ideal for astrophotography.

• Precision optics with STM coatings.

• Designed by leading designer with FPL-53 glass.

Large Focuser

• Extra-smooth 4" focuser with dual speed reduction: a treat to use.

• 360 deg. rotatable.

• Extra-heavy duty.

• Large aluminum knobs.

Ideal for Astrophotos

• Have you always dreamed of taking those beautiful pictures of the heavens? Now it is the time!! Few other refractor in this size have a DEDICATED Field Flattener for FLT series designed by TMB Optical.

• Graduated scale for precise camera alignment.

Do-all Telescope

• The 132mm objective is a great size for both wide-field and planetary observations.

• The apochromatic performance makes it ideal for imaging.

• This size will require a suitable mount in order to do astro imaging. Alt-Az mounts can handle this scope too if properly counter-balanced.

Simply Beautiful Finish

• No plastic part used: CNC machined out of solid high-grade aluminum.

• Pure William Optics quality fit and finish: powder-painted white CNC-machined aluminum tube, golden finish, retractable dewshield, anodized 360 deg. rotatatable focuser, engraved dewshield cap.

Attention to Details

• Highly precise CNC machined lens cell.

• Solid CNC-machined mounting rings included in the price.

Total Quality Package

• 2" & 1.25" adapters included.

• All with brass anti-marring compression rings.

Package Contents:

  • Fluoro Star-APO FLT 132mm APO OTA f/7 Triplet Air-Spaced Telescope + Rings

William Optics Fluoro Star-APO FLT 132 APO OTA f/7 Triplet Air-Spaced Telescope + Rings FLT132 Related Products

William Optics Fluoro Star-APO FLT 132 APO OTA f/7 Triplet Air-Spaced Telescope + Rings FLT132 Unorderable Models

William Optics Fluoro Star-APO FLT 132 APO OTA f/7 Triplet Air-Spaced Telescope + Rings FLT132, MPN: FLT132, Code: WO-TS-FLT132

William Optics Fluoro Star-APO FLT 132 APO OTA f/7 Triplet Air-Spaced Telescope + Rings FLT132 Comments

Customer Reviews
Helpful Positive Review FLT 132 - Great value! by Legacy Reviewer, November 17, 2008
Telescope is a "GEM" for the price you cannot beat it. Optics are excellent and mechanically a very nice tube and focuser. Pros: Beautiful look, feel, and finish. Excellent Optics! Cons: none at this time
2/10 found this helpful
Helpful Negative Review Poor focuser on FLT 132/ Not for imaging by Legacy Reviewer, October 30, 2008
I have had an FLT 110 for years and it is a great telescope. The FLT 132 has a terrible focuser. The crayford style slips under load, but camn be adjusted somewhat until the screws strip. The worst problem is the wobble the focuser has as you extend ...
Read More...
Read All 2 Reviews