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VRC 12" Ritchey-Chretien OTA Telescope - Metal Tube [VRC-12]

Mallin Cam   ——   SKU: VRC-12
$3,499.00 CAD
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About the Mallincam VRC 12" Ritchey-Chretien OTA Telescope...

The Mallincam VRC 12" Ritchey-Chretien Optical Tube comes complete with a Electronics 4 pattern finder with variable intensitity control, Super Large 3" Linear Focuser with 2" and 1.25" adpater and 10:1 reduction speed focuser, lock screw, tension adjustment screw, Three fans to cool down the Mallincam Telescope''s 99% reflective dielectric coated Quartz mirror including the battery pack with DC plug (batteries not included), 3 spacers to mate between the focuser and optical tube to achieve perfect focus with any CCD Camera. Combine with a telescope mount and pair with a your choice of Mallincam Cameras for excellence in both still and video astrophotography!

 

The Mallincam VRC 12" Ritchey-Chretien Optical Tube comes complete with collimation screws and lock down screws to align the Mallincam Telescope optics perfectly. A feat not found on optical tubes of the same type. You also get collimation screws to align the 99% reflective dielectric coated secondary Quartz mirror for perfect collimation. There is also two Losmandy D type Dove tail on top and bottom of the Mallincam Telescope optical tube for solid rigid mounting.

 

The Mallincam VRC 12" Ritchey-Chretien Optical Tube comes complete with Carbon Fiber tube for zero expansion of the optical tube. Coupled with both mirrors made of Quartz, the Mallincam Telescope VRC 10 provide a temperature stable optical system that will keep its collimation and focus all night long.

 

Don''t forget... We carry many fine Mallincam Accessories, too!

 

 

Mallincam VRC 12" Ritchey-Chretien OTA Telescope Features...

 

  • Carbon fiber tube construction for a temperature stable system and zero expansion

     

     

  • Quartz mirrors for optical perfection

     

     

  • Complete with collimation screws and lock down screws to align optics perfectly

     

     

  • Features a Super Large 3" Linear Focuser

     

     

  • Includes spacers to mate between the focuser and optical tube to achieve perfect focus with any ccd camera

     

     

  • Lots of extras included!

 

 

Mallincam VRC 12" Ritchey-Chretien OTA Telescope Specifications...

Aperture: 304mm (12")

Focal Length: 2432mm

Focal Ratio: f/8

Central Obstruction: TBD mm (% of area)

Outside Diameter: TBD mm

Overall Length w/out Focuser: TBD mm

Tube Weight w/ Focuser: 22.4 kg

Focuser: 3" Crayford style 2-speed

Mounting: two Losmandy style dovetails

Type: Ritchey-Chretien optical design

Construction: White aluminum optical tube

Mirror: Zero expansion quartz main and secondary mirrors

Coatings: Dielectric mirror coatings on both Main and Secondary mirrors with 99% reflectivity!!

Optics: Manufacturer Stated 1/12 wave optics minimum

Cooling: 3 built-in 12VDC cooling fans in rear cell

Mount: Two Losmandy "D" Style mounting dove tails included

Focuser: 3" Crayford style 2 speed focuser with locking knob and tension adjustments, 1.25" to 2" adapter included

Extra: 3 focuser spacers to adapt any cameras or diagonal, 1 x 50mm + 2 x 25mm

Collimation: Main mirror and secondary mirror collimation adjustments with locking system

Finderscope: Red cross finder included with battery and mounting hardware

Mallincam Product Number: VRC-12