Takahashi Extender-Q 1.6x Extender FSQ-106
If you're a Takahashi owner, you'll be interested in the Takahashi Extender-Q. It's touted as the #1 accessory for removing any remaining false color from brighter objects - without degrading the image. The Extender-Q is a five element amplifier, one that delivers the performance level of 1.6X magnification when used as a visual barlow.and doubles as a tele-extender made for photographic/CCD use.
With the Takahashi Extender-Q - TEQ0001, Takahashi model FSQ-106 refractor will change from a f/5 to an f/8 system and the Takahashi Sky 90 will have a focal ratio of f/8.9 instead of f/5.56. The Extender-Q screws into the focuser drawtube, and the 1.25" adapter moves onto the end of the Extender-Q. Internally threaded to accept filters, the Takahashi Extender-Q is made to accept all standard 1.25" accessories, such as eyepieces, diagonals, etc. but can be upgraded to 2" by using the Takahashi 2" Adapter (TEQ0002), adapter sold under our Accessories tab. The Takahashi Extender-Q - 1.6X Extender For Takahashi FSQ-106 does not work with the New Q.
- Five optical element construction.
- Genuine Takahashi quality!
- Internally threaded to accept 1.25" filters.
- Adaptable to 2" accessories.
- One year Takahashi warranty.