Explore Scientific - 115mm f/5.5 FPL-53 Triplet ED APO Refractor

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The Explore Scientific 115mm FPL-53 triplet is a apochromatic air-spaced triplet refractor designed for a premium observing and imaging experience. Fast f/5.5 optics and exceptional color and contrast with a carbon fiber body, the Explore Scientific FPL-53 refractor series also includes the 3" HEX precision focuser capable of carrying up to 10 pounds of equipment. This telescope includes a TSA approved hard carry case and weighs just 15 pounds making it a great grab and go refractor and travel telescope.
SKU: EXP-FPL53-115CF-01
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Explore Scientific
 

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Explore Scientific 115mm f/5.5 FPL-53 Triplet ED APO Refractor

Explore Scientific's FPL 53 refractor telescopes offer the best in optical quality for exceptional observing and imaging thanks to extreme clarity and contrast.  The 115mm APO Ohara FPL-53 refractor features a fast focal ratio of f/5.5 for reduced exposure times, incredible .9 arc second resolution and smart features like a carbon fiber body for reduced weight and increased stability, and a precision focuser.  The included tube rings have a V series dovetail and convenient carry handle.  

Featuring an air-spaced triplet optical design that virtually eliminates chromatic aberrations, this 115mm refractor telescope generates brilliant high-contrast images by combining genuine Ohara FPL-53 extra-low dispersion (ED) glass and proprietary EMD enhanced multi-layer coatings on all optical surfaces.

Also included is a 3" Hexagonal focuser with very rigid design and strong support built to handle up to 10 pounds of equipment, so whether you're using a premium ultra-wide eyepiece or want to use your camera with filter wheel and additional adaptive optics or other accessories this focuser has you covered.  

ED115mm f/5.5 Air Spaced Triplet with Ohara FPL-53 optics and Integrated Dew Shield; 632mm focal length; 3" HEX Focuser; Cradle Ring with Handle and Vixen Style Dovetail Plate; Explore Finder Scope Base installed on scope; 99% Reflective 2" Diagonal; and a hard TSA approved carrying case. Weighs 15lbs. (Finder Scope NOT Included)

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Name Explore Scientific - 115mm f/5.5 FPL-53 Triplet ED APO Refractor
Manufacturer Explore Scientific
Model EXP-FPL53-115CF-01
Manufacturer Part # FPL53-115CF-01
In The Box Explore Scientific ED115mm f/5.5 Air Spaced Triplet with Ohara FPL-53 optics Integrated Dew Shield 3" HEX Focuser Cradle Ring with Handle Vixen Style Dovetail Plate Explore Finder Scope Base 99% Reflective 2" Diagonal TSA Approved Hard Carry Case

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Explore Scientific ED115mm f/5.5 Air Spaced Triplet with Ohara FPL-53 optics
Integrated Dew Shield
3" HEX Focuser
Cradle Ring with Handle
Vixen Style Dovetail Plate
Explore Finder Scope Base
99% Reflective 2" Diagonal
TSA Approved Hard Carry Case

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