Explore Scientific 102mm f/6.5 Doublet Refractor w/ EXOS-2 GoTo EQ Mount
- Aperture: 102mm (4")
- Focal Ratio: f/6.5
- Focal Length: 663mm
- Mount: Equatorial GoTo Mount
Explore Scientific 102mm f/6.5 Doublet Refractor w/ EXOS-2 GoTo EQ MountThe classic air-spaced, crown-and-flint, doublet achromatic refractor has been resurrected with the goal of producing top-of-the-line optics in a short focal length design with Explore Scientific's Doublet AR series. Whichever AR model you choose, you will be thoroughly impressed by the image quality it yields at only a fraction of the cost of a similarly sized apochromatic refractor telescope.
Created to hold up under the burden of public star parties and educational outreach, the Explore Scientific AR102 features heavy-duty, superior quality accessories, including a 2" dual-speed Crayford focuser, 2" diagonal with 99% dielectric coatings, 8x50 straight finderscope and bracket, and tube rings with Vixen-style dovetail. All you need are a few eyepieces and you'll be ready to explore the heavens!
The Bresser EXOS-2 GoTo EQ mount has a load capacity of up to 28 lbs. and has a database holding over 30,000 potential astronomical targets. Both axes on the EXOS-2 contain precise ball bearings to guarantee minimal backlash at all nine tracking speeds. Includes a sturdy steel tripod with adjustable legs, polar scope, hand controller, and 9.9 lb. counterweight.
OPT Product Number: ES-AR102-E2GT
- ES AR102mm Doublet Refractor OTA
- EXOS-2 GoTo EQ Mount
- 2" dual-speed Crayford focuser
- 2" Diagonal with 99% dielectric coatings
- 8x50 straight finderscope and bracket
- Tube Rings
- Vixen Style Dovetail
- Adjustable steel tripod
- Polar Scope
- Hand Controller
- 9.9lbs Counterweight
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does the mount have a a/c adapter ?
The EXOS-2 mount does not currently ship with an AC adapter, and it does not appear that the manufacturer makes one at the moment. At least one third party AC adapter works, though. Please contact us if you have any more questions.
can the exos 2 go to mount be connected to a outside power supply such as a power pack?
Yes it can. The mount will run off any 12v power supply.