Orion ShortTube 80-T Refractor Telescope
Item #09946e
4.7 / 5.0
€ 209.83
The ShortTube 80-T is ideal for beginning stargazing or terrestrial viewing. This scope offers a wide field of view with sharper images and better definition and contrast. Attaches...
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The ShortTube 80-T is ideal for beginning stargazing or terrestrial viewing. This scope offers a wide field of view with sharper images and better definition and contrast. Attaches to Orion equatorial mounts or photo tripods.
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  • More Info
    • Our popular ShortTube 80 refractor telescope, configured for daytime terrestrial viewing of wildlife, birds, and scenery
    • Fully multi-coated 80mm refractor objective lens and short 400mm focal length give you bright and crisp wide-field views
    • Correct-image 6x26 finder scope makes it easy to aim the ShortTube 80-T accurately during the day
    • Features a cast-aluminum 1.25" rack and pinion focuser, and includes 45-deg correct-image diagonal, two Sirius Plossl 1.25" telescope eyepieces (25mm, 10mm), and more
    • Built-in short dovetail mounting bar with threaded 1/4"-20 holes allows quick and easy attachment options for equatorial mounts or field tripods
  • Specs
    • Best for viewing:
      Nature & scenic
    • Best for imaging:
      Terrestrial
    • User level:
      Beginner
    • Optical design:
      Refractor
    • Optical diameter:
      80 mm
    • Focal length:
      400 mm
    • Focal ratio:
      f/5,0
    • Coatings:
      Fully multi-coated
    • Optics type:
      Air-spaced doublet
    • Glass material:
      Crown/Flint
    • Eyepieces:
      Sirius Plossl 25,0 mm,10,0 mm (1,25")
    • Magnification with included eyepieces:
      16 x, 40 x
    • Resolving power:
      1,45 arc*sec
    • Lowest useful magnification:
      12 x
    • Highest useful magnification:
      160 x
    • Highest theoretical magnification:
      160 x
    • Limiting stellar magnitude:
      12,2
    • Optical quality:
      Diffraction limited
    • Finder scope:
      6x26 Correct-image
    • Focuser:
      1,25" Rack-and-pinion
    • Diagonal degrees:
      1,25" 45° Prism Correct-image
    • Mount type:
      Optical Tube without Mount
    • Astro-imaging capability:
      Lunar, planetary & long exposure
    • Tube material:
      Aluminum
    • Length of optical tube:
      38,1 cm
    • Weight, optical tube:
      1,7 kg
    • Additional included accessories:
      Soft carry case
    • Other features:
      Dovetail mounting bar w/ 1/4"-20 threaded holes, Fully multi-coated
    • Warranty:
      One year
  • Shipping Info

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