About the MallinCam VRC 8" Ritchey-Chretien Telescope...
Do you want to get the best out of your astrophotography hobby? Then check out the MallinCam VRC 8" Metal Tube RC Telescope. It comes complete with Electronic Finder, Full size 2" Focuser and 1.25" adapter. Also included are 3 Spacer rings that goes between focuser and Mallincam Telescope optical tube to dial in the prefect focal range for any cameras. What'''s more, you get two Vixen style Dove tail top and bottom. 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 8" Metal Tube RC Telescope is fully light baffled, has Quartz primary mirror and secondary mirror - the secondary and primary can be collimated. Optics are Dielectric coated with 99% reflectivity! The Mallincam Telescope package includes a Deluxe Electronic Finder with 4 various pattern settings and variable dimmer. Battery included. To keep you in line, Mallincam has included a large deluxe 2" focuser with 1.25" adapter. High precision dual speed focuser makes it easy to focus the Mallincam Telescope and lock the focuser in place. Variable friction adjustment and appropriate spacers is included to reach focus with any CCD Camera or Mallincam Cameras.
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MallinCam VRC 8" Ritchey-Chretien Telescope Features...
- Fully light baffled, has Quartz primary mirror and secondary mirror.
- High precision dual speed focuser makes it easy to focus and lock the focuser in place.
- Variable friction adjustment and appropriate spacers is included to reach focus with any CCD cameras.
MallinCam VRC 8" Ritchey-Chretien Telescope Specifications...
Aperture: 203mm (8")
Focal Length: 1625mm
Focal Ratio: f/8
Optical Type: dual hyperbolic mirror true Ritchey-Chretien reflector
Mirrors: low thermal expansion quartz, 99% reflectivity dielectric multicoatings
Secondary Mirror Holder Obstruction: 95mm
(47% by diameter, 22% by area)
Field Stops: ten internal knife-edge baffles
Tube Diameter: 9.02" (229mm) o. d.
Tube Length (without focuser): 18.5" (470mm)
Tube Length (with focuser): 22" (560mm)
Tube Weight (without focuser): 14.8 lbs. (6.73 kg)
Tube Weight (with focuser): 16.4 lbs. (7.45 kg)
Mounting System: Two 15.5" Vixen-style dovetail,
Focuser: removable dual-speed linear Crayford
with 10:1 reduction ratio fine focus; 2" and 1.25" compression ring accessory holders; 360 degree rotating camera angle/observing angle adjuster
Focuser Mounting Thread: 90mm x 1mm metric
Focuser Travel: 1.97" (50mm)
Focuser Extension Rings: two 25mm, one 50mm
Finder: IncludedMallinCam Product Number: VRC-8