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Explore Scientific - David H. Levy Comet Hunter 152mm f/4.8 Carbon Fiber Maksutov-Newtonian Optical Tube Assembly

Model#: MN06048CF-04

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Explore Scientific David H. Levy Comet Hunter 152mm f/4.8 Carbon Fiber Maksutov-Newtonian

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Explore Scientific David H. Levy Comet Hunter 152mm f/4.8 Carbon Fiber Maksutov-Newtonian Telescope

 

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

     Features:                                                                                                  

  • 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.

  FULLY TRANSFERRABLE, UNLIMITED FOREVER WARRANTY!

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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Additional Information

Name Explore Scientific - David H. Levy Comet Hunter 152mm f/4.8 Carbon Fiber Maksutov-Newtonian Optical Tube Assembly
Manufacturer Explore Scientific
Model MN06048CF-04
Aperture 152mm
Focal Length 731mm
Focal Ratio f/4.8
Focuser Two-Speed 2" Focuser
Limiting Stellar Magnitude 13.4
Optical tube diameter 180mm
Optical Tube Length 696mm
Primary Mirror 152mm diameter
Resolving Power .77 arc seconds
Secondary Mirror 64mm diameter
Secondary Mirror Obstruction 49mm; 32% Obstruction
Warranty Explore STAR Transferrable Unlimited Lifetime Product Warranty