Lightweight and Compact
This product is ideal for astronomical wide-field imaging. Its fast, high-resolution wide-field pictures of the night sky made the hyperbolic ASA telescope the choice for the professional project Super Wasp II. This is a program searching for EXO-planets, which is supported by eight universities, including the Universities of Geneva, Leicester, Queens Belfast, Warwick, and the German Space Agency DLR at Berlin.
Our closed-loop direct drive systems, sensor technology, and observatory safety modules play a major role in achieving optimum results. All moving accessory components are equipped with high-resolution encoders and closed-loop feedback systems. We provide event timer modules and customer updatable firmware.
Only the best for your telescope! We believe that the most important part of producing optics is testing. So ASA decided that we invest in the best test equipment available, remove any measuring error as good as possible and use real values in our specifications.
- Optical Design: Astrograph Hyperbolic
- Focal Ratio System: f/2.4
- Focal Length: 960mm
- Focus: AAF 5 focuser
- Linear Central Obstruction: 45%
- Back focus: 109.56mm
- Max Field of view: 70mm diagonal (4.2 degrees)
This ASA H400 960mm f/2.4 Astrograph Hyperbolic OTA is a special order item and requires a 20% deposit when you place your order, and the balance will be required before the telescope leaves Austria. This deposit is fully refundable as long as you cancel your order before the telescope is imported. Please email OPT or give one of our OPT telescope experts a call at 1-800-483-6287, if you have any questions about this product.
Caution: Due to the size and weight of this telescope, it is strongly suggested that a customer have appropriate rigging gear, handling equipment, and personnel to assist, at hand when attempting to raise and attach this telescope to any mount! Use appropriate caution for personnel and equipment safety.