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
- 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.
|Name||Explore Scientific - David H. Levy Comet Hunter 152mm f/4.8 Carbon Fiber Maksutov-Newtonian Optical Tube Assembly|
|Manufacturer Part No||MN06048CF-04|
|Telescope Aperture||5.1" - 6"|
|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|