Orion SkyQuest XX12i Dobsonian Telescope, Shroud and Case Se
Item #24443e
4.9 / 5.0
€ 2,199.99
This value-packed bundle includes the 12" XX12i Truss Tube IntelliScope Dobsonian, a specially designed Light Shroud to block stray light and a 3-piece Case Set to protect the opti...
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This value-packed bundle includes the 12" XX12i Truss Tube IntelliScope Dobsonian, a specially designed Light Shroud to block stray light and a 3-piece Case Set to protect the optical tube sections during transport and storage.
This item is on backorder and expected by 15/12/2020.
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    • A complete portable big-aperture telescope set - includes our innovative XX12i Truss Tube Dobsonian, view optimizing Light Shroud, and custom Case Set to hold and transport the optical tube components safely
    • Traditional 8-truss reflector optical tube design offers superior optical tube rigidity compared to other designs in this category
    • IntelliScope computerized object locating technology pinpoints any of 14,000 objects in seconds
    • Included custom-designed light shroud for the SkyQuest XX12i telescope to block stray light to improve image contrast
    • Included three case set designed to protect the optical tube sections of the SkyQuest XX12i Truss Tube Dobsonian reflector during transport
  • Specs
    • Best for viewing:
      Fainter deep sky
    • Best for imaging:
      Lunar & planetary
    • User level:
    • Optical design:
    • Optical diameter:
      305 mm
    • Focal length:
      1500 mm
    • Focal ratio:
    • Optics type:
    • Glass material:
      Low thermal expansion borosilicate glass
    • Eyepieces:
      DeepView 35,0 mm (2"),10,0 mm (1,25")
    • Magnification with included eyepieces:
      42 x, 150 x
    • Resolving power:
      0,38 arc*sec
    • Lowest useful magnification:
      42 x
    • Highest useful magnification:
      300 x
    • Highest theoretical magnification:
      610 x
    • Limiting stellar magnitude:
    • Optical quality:
      Diffraction limited
    • Finder scope:
    • Focuser:
      2" Crayford
    • Secondary mirror obstruction:
      70 mm
    • Secondary mirror obstruction by diameter:
      23 %
    • Secondary mirror obstruction by area:
      5 %
    • Mirror coatings/over-coatings:
      Aluminum & Silicon Dioxide
    • Mount type:
    • Astro-imaging capability:
      Simple moon shots
    • Computerized compatibility:
      Intelliscope included
    • Number of objects in database:
    • Bearing material:
      AZ: Ebony Star/PTFE, ALT: UHMW/ABS
    • Power requirement:
      9-volt battery
    • Setting circles:
      Electronic, via the hand controller
    • Tube material:
    • Tripod material:
    • Length of optical tube:
      148,1 cm
    • Weight, optical tube:
      22,5 kg
    • Weight, mount/tripod:
      15,4 kg
    • Weight, fully assembled:
      39,3 kg
    • Additional included accessories:
      Collimation cap, Eyepiece rack
    • Other features:
      CorrecTension system, Navigation knob, Integral carry handle
    • Warranty:
      One year
  • In The Box

    Orion 12" f/4.9 Truss-Tube Dobsonian reflector telescope w/ parabolic Pyrex primary optics
    9-point flotation primary mirror cell with spring loaded thumbscrew collimation adjustments
    70mm minor-axis secondary mirror on 4-vaned (0.7mm thick vanes) secondary holder
    4 groups of two-pole rotatable truss assemblies with captive assembly knobs
    Dual-Speed (11:1) 2" Crayford focuser w/ 1.25" telescope eyepiece adapter and adjustable focusing tension
    Unique new base design with side braces for increased stability
    Base outfitted with EbonyStar on non-stick PTFE azimuth bearings for optimized motion
    Large 8" diameter ABS plastic altitude bearings with adjustable CorrecTension knobs 
    Navigation knob
    Dobsonian IntelliScope Computerized Object Locator system
    9-volt battery (for IntelliScope Object Locator)
    Base handle
    Eyepiece rack (holds one 2" eyepiece and three 1.25" eyepieces)
    9x50 finder scope
    35mm DeepView 2" telescope eyepiece
    10mm Orion Sirius Plossl telescope eyepiece
    Cooling Accelerator Fan
    12V battery pack for Cooling Fan (requires 8 D cell batteries: not included) 
    Dust covers for top and bottom tube sections
    Collimation Cap
    Base assembly hardware 
    Orion Starry Night Special Edition software
    Instruction manual
    Case for top tube section
    Case for bottom tube section
    Case for truss pole assemblies
    Soft cover for secondary mirror

  • Shipping Info

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    A per-item shipping charge (in addition to the standard shipping and handling charge) applies to this product due to its size and weight. This charge varies based on the shipping method.

    Economy Delivery (3-5 business days): €0,00
    Expedited Delivery (1-2 business days): €84,70

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