OOUK CT12L Ultra Newtonian Optical Tube AssemblyOOUK, as always, delivers nothing short of the utmost in quality Telescope technology with their 300mm CT12L Elongated Ultra-Newtonian OTA. Enjoy space age construction and hyper-tested optics in conjunction, working together to ensure the finest possible astronomy experience for you, the discerning astronomer. Not only does this scope utilize the utmost in technological innovation in regards to high tier space-age carbon fiber construction, but the design is constantly being improved and computer optimized by the highly skilled technicians back at Orion Optics UK. After they have fully prepared themselves to give you the best scope possible, they then proceed to hand-craft your scope with CNC machining assistance. Every step is manually attended to by a technician, each step checked over endlessly as it is performed, and each process being constantly refined. This results in a carbon fiber sandwich that ensures absolutely zero flexure and thermal expansion, the highly thermally stable and durable construction yielding for you a telescope that provides the same consistent view the entire night of viewing through!
This beautiful Ultra-Newtonian also makes use of a precision 2" focuser, as well as a rear-mounted fan cooling system that can be left in continuous operation if you so desire, aiding even further in minimizing any thermal threats towards your image stability. An adjustable 50mm achromatic finder is also included, to assist you in finding the faintest, least visible of night sky objects to train your majestic scope towards. This CT telescope, like all CT telescopes, is supplied with a Zygo report showing all relevant details of the mirrors performance during the exhaustive testing performed at OOUK's optical laboratories.
Manufacturer Product Number: CT12L
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What due this OTA weigh? OOUK CT12L Ultra Newtonian Optical Tube Assembly
According to the manufacturer, the optical tube weighs approximately 57 lbs.