Orion SkyQuest XT8 PLUS Dobsonian Reflector Telescope Kit

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Orion SkyQuest XT8 PLUS Dobsonian Reflector Telescope Kit

  • Deluxe upgrade of our popular XT8 Classic Dobsonian boasts multiple key feature enhancements and additional included accessories
  • Eye-catching metallic blue optical tube rides on a redesigned base with adjustable altitude tension knobs
  • Convenient thumbscrew-adjustable secondary mirror for easy collimation without tools
  • Features a 2" dual-speed Crayford focuser with 11:1 fine-focus provides precise focus adjustments for sharp views
  • Includes a 2" 28mm DeepView eyepiece, 1.25" 10mm Sirius Plossl eyepiece, Shorty 2x Barlow lens, eyepiece rack, EZ Finder II reflex sight, collimation cap, and more
  • SPECIFICATIONS

    AP 253mm)
    Aperture203 mm (8")
    Camera/Eyepiece Connection1.25
    Dawes Limit0.57 arcseconds
    FL 1499mm
    Focal Length1200 mm
    Focal Ratiof/5.9
    FR f/7
    Highest Magnification406x
    Light Gathering Power841x
    Limiting Magnitude15.3
    ManufacturerOrion
    Optical DesignDobsonian
    Tube Length1179mm