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The StarNavigator NG 102mm features a 102mm Aperture with 660mm (f/6.5) Focal Length. The accessories include: (2) MA eyepieces (9mm & 26mm, providing 73x and 25x magnifications respectively) for high and low magnifications, bubble/level compass, and red-dot viewfinder to help easily locate objects in the night sky. This telescope incorporates a sturdy tripod and single-arm mount featuring a vixen-style dovetail receiver. The vixen-style dovetail receiver allows for effortless removal of the OTA and provides versatility for the option to attach an array of OTAs. Also featured with this mount is Meade’s AudioStar® computer controller. With AudioStar’s 30,000 object-database and over 4 hours of audio presentations built-in the electronics, you can spend countless hours to learn about the objects you’re viewing. Approximate assembled weight: 14 lbs.
Throughout the years, the StarNavigator Series has provided space admirers and amateur astronomers computerized, GoTo telescopes at a great price. The StarNavigator NG (Next Generation) Series takes this to the next level. This Series features (6) different apertures and models, including: 90mm & 125mm Maksutov-Cassegrains, 90mm & 102mm refractors, and 114 & 130mm reflectors. Each model is powered by (8) AA batteries (user-supplied) or an external power supply.
Whether it’s a campout with friends or a family excursion to the outdoors, the StarNavigator NG is the ultimate scope making stargazing fun, effective, and straightforward. With its solid structure as well as a variety of apertures, the value and standard of the StarNavigator NG makes this a great choice for any amateur or immediate user alike.
|Experience Level||Beginner, Intermediate|
|Activity||Astroimaging, Observing, Terrestrial, Travel|
|Clear Aperture||102mm (4")|
|Optical Design||Achromatic Refractor|
|Optical Coatings||Fully Multi-Coated|
|Viewfinder||Red Dot with slip fit bracket|
|Eyepiece(s)||Two (2) MA Eyepieces (26mm & 9mm), 1.25"|
|Focuser Mechanism||1.25" Rack and Pinion|
|Diagonal||90 degree erect-prism, 1.25"|
|Object Database||30,000 objects|
|Typical Guiding Performance with StarLock||< 1 arc-second|
|Power Source||12v external power using 07584 12v AC Adapter|
|Batteries (User-Supplied)||Eight (8) AA size batteries|
|Assembled Product Dimensions||24" x 24" x 55" (61cm x 61cm x 140cm)|
|Assembled Product Weight||14 lbs (6.35 Kg)|