ESPRIT-150ED PROFESSIONAL

F/7 SUPER APO TRIPLET REFRACTOR

ESPRIT-150ED PROFESSIONAL
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SRP: £4,699.00

Product Code:  10234, 20190
Brand:  Sky-Watcher



Sky-Watcher



  • Sir Patrick Moore CBE FRS"I have used a great number of telescopes; some are good, some mediocre and some bad. To me the Sky-Watcher range of instruments are very good indeed, and suited to amateurs of all kinds – and they are not priced out of the market! Excellent value.
    Use them and enjoy them."
    Sir Patrick Moore CBE FRS (1923 to 2012)
We are proud to introduce the new Sky-Watcher Professional ESPRIT 3-Element ED apochromatic refractors. These are instruments of the highest quality with optical performance rivalling or exceeding similar telescopes of even the most famous high-end telescope brands.
The ESPRIT Super Apo Triplets are designed for the most demanding astro-imagers but are also fine telescopes for visual observations. The premium, superbly-corrected optical systems deliver high-contrast images full of detail and zero detectable colour fringing, even on the brightest of objects.
 

MAIN FEATURES:

  • 3-Element Objective Lens, Focal Length 1050mm (one Ohara FPL-53 and 2 x Schott lenses)
  • 3” CNC Machined 11:1 Rotatable Dual-Speed Linear Power Focuser
  • Full-frame Corrected Focal Plane
  • Zero detectable Colour Fringing even on Bright Objects
  • Metallic High-Transmission Lens Coatings
  • Knife-edge Baffled Optical System
  • High-precision Mechanical Components
  • Aluminium OTA material (superior to plain carbon-fibre for this application)
  • Retractable Dew Shield
  • OTA Weight 14.52kg (without accessories), 17.04kg (with accessories)

3” DUAL-SPEED LINEAR POWER FOCUSER

  • 3” LPF with 2” and 1.25” eyepiece adaptors and indexed scale
  • Zero focus-shift during focusing
  • High Load Capacity - holds up to 5kg of accessories whilst focusing and up to 10kg when locked.
  • New drawtube with steel sheet held by four large bearings makes focusing smoother than ever
  • The smooth focus motion and 11:1 fine focus wheel allows precision adjustment and critical focusing of eyepieces & cameras
  • Patent-pending design

ACCESSORIES SUPPLIED:

2” Dielectric Star Diagonal, 28mm 2” LET Eyepiece, 9x50 Right-Angled Erect Image Finderscope, Tube Rings and Dovetail Mounting Bar

 

Model Prod. Code Price
ESPRIT-150ED PROFESSIONAL 10234 £4699
M48 FIELD FLATTENER for ESPRIT-150 20190 £265

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Review of Esprit-150ED by Astronomy Now Magazine PDF 517,036KB
Review of Esprit Series by ATT (www.astronomytechnologytoday.com)    

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