Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS

Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS
Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS
Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS
Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS
Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS
Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS
Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS
Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS
Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS
Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS
Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS
Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS

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Suggested retail price: Contact local dealer

A great combination of the stylish optical tube and versatile alt-azimuth mount.

Vixen Telescope APZ-A62SS Description

  • Highly compact and lightweight A62SS optical tube.

    A short tube achromatic refractor with retractable dew shield. The overall size can be changed as short as about 30cm in length. The weight of the optical tube is only 1.8kg although it is durably made of metal. Its compact and lightweight optical tube matches well with the AP mount. The telescope comes with two eyepieces of long eye relief that yield magnification of 35x and 130x. The moon, planets and bright Messier objects are enjoyable with this model.

  • APZ Mount

    With smooth friction control mechanism of the APZ mount, the telescope can be moved quickly by hand to your trget object. Lightweight grab-and-go telescope to take it to anywhere.

  • Expandable AP modules and units.

    The AP mount is composed of sectional modules and units. It can be easily rearranged or upgraded for your specific need. For example, this product can be modified to an AP Photo Guider by adding the R.A motor modue and STAR BOOK ONE set plus the PG mount head set. An addition of the AP mounting base post will change it to an APZ alt-azimuth mount. An optional Polar alignment scope allows for acurate tracking in long exposure astrophotography.

  • A wide variety of optional accessories.

    A wide selection of optional accessories are available for the AP mount to meet your observation needs.

Specifications

Optical Tubes

  • Objective lens, effective aperture
    62mm achromatic, multicoated
  • Focal length (Focal ratio)
    520mm (F8.4)
  • Resolving power / Limiting magnitude
    1.87 arc seconds / 10.7
  • Light gathering power
    78x unaided eye
  • Dimensions / Weight
    75mm dia. and 370mm long (305mm long for storage) / 1.8kg (Net 1.5kg)
  • Finder scope
    XY Red dot finder (1x aiming device)

Eyepiece section

  • Focuser
    Crayford type (with lock knob), rotatable
  • Adapter threads / Visual back
    42mm for T-ring, 37mm for filter / 31.7mm push fit
  • Eyepieces
    SLV15mm (35x, 86' field of view), SLV4mm (130x, 23' field of view)

Mount

  • Mount type
    APZ Mount
  • Size / Weight
    178mm x 258mm x 104mm / 3.8kg (incl. AZ counterweight)

Tripod

  • Leg type, material
    3-section aluminum legs with quick-release leg clamps
  • Size / Weight
    Adjustable from 570mm to 1296mm in length, from 526mm to 1159mm in height, setup radius from 350mm to 710mm / 3.0 kg

Others

  • Accessories
    Built-in dovetail mounting plate, Soft carry case for OTA
  • Photography
    Usable with Prime focus, Eypiece projection and Afocal imaging
  • Solar observation
    Not available
  • Total weight
    8.6kg (without eyepieces)
For availability of products, please contact our local dealers. The specifications are subject to change without notice.

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