About the Vixen VMC95L w/ Mini-Porta Mount...
The Vixen VMC 95L Reflector Telescope is a small Vixen Telescope with big ambitions. With a curved vane Secondary Mirror Spider to reduce diffraction effects, this small reflector telescope performs like its larger cousins the VMC110L, and VMC200L. With excelllent light gathering, you will tour the surface of the moon or view planets with ease. Take this lightweight Vixen Telescope everywhere.
The sharp optics of the Vixen VMC95L Modified Cassegrain Telescope meets Vixen'''s high standard. The lightweight Vixen VMC95L Reflector, is a 95 mm (3.7 inch) aperture modified Cassegrain f/11 optical tube assembly. The built-in focuser slides the primary mirror. The Vixen Telescope VMC95L also features a built-in 1.25" diagonal and straight-through camera port. Photography is easy. Attach your camera to the Vixen Telescope and view through the eyepiece then slide the diagonal and take a picture of your target. Includes one Vixen Eyepiece and a red dot finder and 5 Year Warranty.
The Vixen Mini-Porta Altazimuth Mount comes equipped with two fine adjustment handles for whole circle slow motion in both directions, very useful in searching and tracking celestial objects. In addition, these are great Vixen Telescope Mounts for terrestrial viewing.
Gear drives make it a simple matter to precisely track a planet or a ship on the horizon by simply turning the elevation and or azimuth control handles. This sturdy Vixen Telescope Mount weighs just 6 lbs but will hold scopes up to 10 lbs. The "World-Standard" dovetail attachment system on the Mini PORTA was developed by Vixen. Paired with the new Vixen Mini-Porta Mount with slow motion controls, this is the ultimate grab and go Vixen Telescope package.
Vixen VMC95L w/ Mini-Porta Mount Features...
- Curved vane Secondary Mirror Spider to reduce diffraction effects
- 95 mm (3.7 inch) aperture modified Cassegrain f/11 optical tube assembly
- Features a built-in 1.25" diagonal and straight-through camera port
- Attach your camera to the telescope and view through the eyepiece then slide the diagonal and take a picture of your target
- The Mini Porta Mount is an easy to use, light weight, stable mount
- Smooth friction bearing up-down / right-left hand controls
- Includes one eyepiece and a red dot finder. 5 Year Warranty
Vixen VMC95L w/ Mini-Porta Mount Specifications...
Optical Design: Precision Spherical Mirror Reflector
Focal Length: 1050mm
Focal Ratio: f/11.1
Coating: Multi Coating
Resolving Power: 1.22 arc sec
Limiting Magnitude: 11.7
Light Gathering Power: 184x
Finder Scope: Red Dot Finder
Flip Mirror: Internal
Adapter Thread: 42mm/ For T-Ring
Astrophotography: Prime Focus, Eyepiece Projection & Afocal Imaging
Visual Back: 31.7mm Push Fit
Optical Tube Length: 14" (360mm)
Optical Tube Diameter: 4.2" (107mm)
Optical Tube Weight: 4 lb
Mount: Mini Porta Altazimuth Mount
Tripod: Aluminum 2 section adjustable; 70cm to 128cm
Mount Weight: 10 lb including tripod
Load Capacity: 18 lbs (Optical Tube diameter less than 119mm)
Vertical and Horizontal Slow Motion: 1 Wheel Gears whole circle movement; Friction control system with tools for te
Accessories: Dove Tail Plate; Red Dot Finder; Internal Slide Mirror; PLossl EyepieceVixen Product Number: 33923