Explore Scientific 102 mm f/7 Essential Apochromatic Triplet Refractor Telescope with EXOS2GT Mount
PACKAGE: ED102 Classic White "Essential Series" f/7 Air Spaced Triplet and FL-EXOS-2GT GoTo Computerized German Equatorial Mount.
|Focal Length:||714 mm|
|Tube Length w/ Dew Shield:||30.5"; 774 mm|
|Tube Length w/out Dew Shield:||23.75"; 603 mm|
|Weight:||9.6 lb; 4.4 kg|
|Description:||FirstLight EXOS-2 GoTo EQ Mount|
|Power Supply:||Included 12V battery pack. Requires 8 D size batteries|
|Construction:||Stainless Steel Tripod with 2" stainless steel legs|
|Controls:||Motorized controls with computerized Go To features|
This German Equatorial mount is equipped with motors on both axes, allowing the mount to track astronomical objects accurately. The precision gears allow operation with a minimum of backlash on all nine slewing speeds.
A simple 1, 2 or 3 star alignment is necessary to orient the scope for tracking and finding objects. The convenient hand controller has GoTo function controls with 272,994 object database making this affordable mount accurate and reliable.
The mount has a solid 2" stainless steel tube tripod with excellent stability and can be loaded with lots of equipment.
The included 12V battery pack can be conveniently attached to the eyepiece tray and requires 8 "D" size batteries.