Explore Scientific FPL-53 Series 140mm f/6.5 Triplet Refractor w/ 3" FeatherTouch

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ES-FPL53-140CF-T3
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  • Explore Scientific FPL-53 Series 140mm f/6.5 Triplet Refractor w/ 3" FeatherTouch

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    • Regular price $5,874.99
    • ITEM #
      ES-FPL53-140CF-T3

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    • Aperture: 140 mm (5.5-inch)
    • Focal Ratio: f/6.7
    • Focal Length: 938 mm
    • High performance astrograph using excellent FPL-53 optics

    Explore Scientific FPL-53 Series 140mm f/6.5 Triplet Refractor w/ 3" FeatherTouch

    The ED140 FPL-53 from Explore Scientific is a superb astrograph level apochromatic refractor, designed for astrophotography from the ground up. It operates at a fast f/6.7 focal ratio while at a 140 mm aperture, and utilizes Ohara FPL-53 optical glass to ensure the utmost in optical quality and clarity. The apochromatic design ensures the total absence of all chromatic aberration, further clarifying the image for your enjoyment. Look up into space and capture clear, high resolution images of the farthest reaches with the ED140 FPL-53! 

    This superb telescope has been packaged with: 3 Inch Starlight 'True' Focuser; Cradle Ring with Handle and Vixen-Style Dovetail Plate; Deluxe Carrying Case; 99-percent Reflective 2-inch Diagonal; Explore Finder Scope Base installed on scope.

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    Aperture140 mm (5.51")
    Camera/Eyepiece Connection2"
    Dawes Limit0.83 arcseconds
    Focal Length910 mm
    Focal Ratiof/6.5
    Free ShippingYes
    Glass Type53
    Hightest Magnification280x
    Light Gathering Power400x
    Limiting Magnitude14.5
    ManufacturerExplore Scientific
    Optical DesignTriplet
    Tube Diameter140mm
    Tube Length844mm
    Tube Weight21 lbs
    WarrantyLifetime Warranty
    • ED140mm FPL-53 OTA
    • 3 Inch Starlight 'True' Focuser
    • Cradle Ring with Handle and Vixen-Style Dovetail Plate
    • Deluxe Carrying Case
    • 99-percent Reflective 2-inch Diagonal
    • Explore Finder Scope Base (No Finder Scope Included

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