Replica Of Isaac Newton's Original Reflector Telescope
Vixen's Isaac Newton's Original Reflector Telescope is a sensational instrument recreated by Vixen Optics, for those who appreciate history. It is a fully operational handmade telescope that duplicates Newton's telescope on the outside, while having superior, modern optics on the inside. This is strictly a limited-edition product. This 17th century telescope replica has a 70mm aperture optical tube in a compact size design. Not only is it a beautiful conversation piece; it is also your passport to the heavens.
Vixen optics incorporates the highest quality mirror technology in conjunction with two superior eyepieces capable of producing bright and crisp images of the moon and the planets. The complete package includes an ash wood globe pedestal mount and is wrapped in waxed parchment paper, and enclosed in an antique cargo box, as if it really were from Newton's time.
The Isaac Newton's Original Reflector Telescope Replica by Vixen includes a durable aluminum alloy optical tube with a modern multi-coated primary mirror for clear, crisp images. It also includes two superior 1.25" eyepieces, a 20mm focal length and 10mm focal length for high magnification. This modern replica of Isaac Newton's Original Reflector Telescope from Vixen Optics is a true Newtonian optical system, just like Newton's original design (and more modern designs). It uses a flexible tube focus.
Optical Tube Type: Flexible -Tube Focus
Primary Mirror Diameter: 70mm
Focal Distance: 280mm
Magnification: 14x (20mm), 28x (10mm)
Optical Tube Material: Aluminum Alloy
Mount Type: Globe Pedestal; antique-color varnish coating
Pure ash globe mount; Globe Diameter: 220mm