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Explore Scientific - 127mm Triplet HOYA FCD100 Refractor Telescope

Woodland Hills Camera & Telescopes
5348 Topanga Canyon Boulevard
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
United States
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The Explore Scientific 127mm f/7.5 FCD100 APO Refractor features the Explore Scientific HEX 2.5" focuser capable of carrying up to 10 pounds, premium Hoya FCD100 optical glass and EMD coatings on all optical surfaces housed in an aluminum optical tube. Includes rings, and Vixen style dovetail.

The David H. Levy Comet Hunter is a rich field telescope (RFT), capable of showing faint objects over a wide field of view. Explore Scientific has co-designed a Maksutov-Newtonian telescope with comet hunter and author David Levy that can help support the Sharing the Sky Foundation through the sale of this telescope. Each Comet Hunter special edition telescope will come with a certificate signed by David Levy.

Includes 99% Reflective Secondary Mirror; Two-Speed 2-inch Focuser; Right Angle Erect Image Illuminated Finder Scope; 1.25-inch Adapter and Extension Tube; Cradle Rings with Handle and Vixen-Style Dovetail. Mount and tripod, case and eyepieces sold separately.

NOTE: Case and Eyepiece NOT Included


Primary Mirror Diameter: 152mm
Secondary Mirror Diameter: 46mm
Coatings: EMD™
Limiting Stellar Magnitude: 13.4
Focuser: 2-Speed 2" Focuser
Tube Diameter: 180mm
Tube Length: 696mm
Maximum Visual Power 360x
Maximum Practical Visual Power - 360x
carbon Fiber Tube Construction
Optical Tube Assembly Weight 15.4 lbs.


EXPLORE SCIENTIFIC branded products are under warranty forever, and this warranty is transferrable from owner-to-owner as long as the product is registered with EXPLORE SCIENTIFIC.

This Transferrable Unlimited Lifetime Warranty covers any problem no matter what the cause. In addition, this new warranty supersedes and is retroactive for EXPLORE SCIENTIFIC branded products that are already serving in the field, provided they are registered with us.

That means that no matter what the cause of the problem, no matter if you are the second or the 20th owner, we will take care of your EXPLORE SCIENTIFIC branded product without any repair or replacement fees. For more info watch the following video by Mr.Scott Roberts, Founder of Explore Scientific.
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