This package features the AX103S optical tube having high photo and visual performance and the robust SXP2 equatorial mount having smooth movements with use of the effectively arranged bearings. The AX103S optical tube has an original 3-element objective lens designed by Vixen, incorporating an SD apochromatic lens, which reduces optical aberrations to the utmost limit. It delivers surprisingly sharp and clear images with little distortion. The included SXG-HAL130 tripod is best for anyone who considers a star-gazing trip.
The advanced optical design produces crystal-clear, sharp and high contrast images with no trace of false color. The star images are as small as 20 microns at the edge of the imaging field. A premium AS coatings applied to each surface to the lenses enhances visible light transmission to 99.5% on any single surface (400nm - 700nm) and assure extremely high light transmission.
Adopting pulse motors and belt drive system, a generus use of bearings, P-PEC function, a function of crossing the meridian and disable the reverse motion, and many more. The accuracy and performance of the equatorial mount have been enhanced to the limit.
With observatory quality controls and versatile functions, your target object appears on the high definition screen of the STAR BOOK TEN and in your telescope's field of view instantaneously. The revolutionary advanced star chart Go-To navigation controller STAR BOOK TEN is the best companion for your observing sessions.
A highly portable SXG-HAL130 tripod with retractable aluminum legs is suitable to a star gazer who goes out for a remote site.