LT 6" LT 8"
Product Number SC: 0610-04-12 ACF: 0610-04-10 SC: 0810-04-12 ACF: 0810-04-10
Clear Aperture 6" (152mm) 8" (203.2mm)

Optical Design

Schmidt-Cassegrain or Advanced Coma Free (ACF)
Focal Length 1524mm 2000mm
Focal Ratio f/10 f/10
Telescope Mounting Rigid Cast-Aluminum Single-Arm Rigid Cast-Aluminum Single-Arm
Optical Coatings Ultra-High Transmission Coatings (UHTC)
Resolving Power (Dawes Limit) 0.760 arc seconds 0.570 arc seconds
AutoStar Controller AudioStar
Object Database 30,000 objects
Viewfinder Red-Dot
Eyepiece 26mm Series 4000 Super Plossl 26mm Series 4000 Super Plossl
Diagonal 1.25" diagonal prism 1.25" diagonal prism
Pointing Precision (High-Precision Mode) 3-arc min. 3-arc min.
Go-To Pointing Precision (Approx.) 5 arc-min. 5 arc-min.
Slow Motion Controls Electronic Electronic
Slew Speeds

RA and Dec:1x, 2x, 8x, 16x, 64x, 128x sidereal and 1.5°/sec., 3°/sec., 6.5°/sec.

Tripod LS Tripod
Batteries (User-Supplied) 8 x C cells 8 x C cells
Power 12V DC, 5 amp power supply (optional)
Additional Features LT 6" LT 8"
Electronic Focuser Optional Optional
Oversized Primary Mirror Yes Yes
AutoStar Suite Planetarium Software

Included

Included

Materials LT 6" LT 8"
Primary/Secondary Mirror Low expansion borrosilicate glass Low expansion borrosilicate glass
Correcting Plate/Lens

Schott Water-white Glass

Schott Water-white Glass

Optical Tube

Aluminum

Aluminum
Weights and Dimensions LT 6" LT 8"
OTA Dimensions 7" x 14.2"L 9" x 17" L
Telescope Weight 28 lbs. 30 lbs.
Tripod Weight 9 lbs. 9 lbs.
Tripod Dimensions 25.5" to 43.5" variable 25.5" to 43.5" variable

 

 

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