Here is one of the best multiple purpose grab and go telescopes that is as perfectly suited for looking at the stars as it is the bird in the tree half a mile away. With more light gathering capability than anything else in this price range and a extremely light weight at 4.6 lbs, this package will travel to all your adventures.
Don t let its diminutive size and weight fool you, many telescopes like this design are used for research around the globe and even outside our atmosphere! You are sure to be blown away by its snap focus and razor like images.The Vixen VMC110L, is a 110 mm (4.33 inch) aperture modified Cassegrain f/9.4 optical tube assembly . The VMC110L includes a built in flip mirror and comes with one eyepiece and a red dot finder. Install 2 different eyepieces and change views easily. Or, attach your camera to one and the eyepiece to the other and capture images with ease.With no corrector plate, the VMC110L features a small corrector lens ahead of the secondary mirror. This compact optical tube, with features found on our higher end telescopes, is a great pick up and go scope.
The PORTA II Alt Az Mount gives great performance when viewing objects at high magnification, the damping and vibration being significantly reduced as compared to other lesser quality telescope mounts.
Precision Spherical Mirror Reflector
1.05 arc sec
Light Gathering Power
Red Dot Finder
42mm/ For T-Ring
Prime Focus, Eyepiece Projection & Afocal Imaging
31.7mm Push Fit
Optical Tube Length
Optical Tube Diameter
Optical Tube Weight
Port II Altazimuth Mount
Aluminum 2 section adjustable; 90cm to 13cm
15 lb including tripod
Vertical and Horizontal Slow Motion
120Tooth Wheel Gears whole circle movement; Friction control system
Dove Tail Plate
Flexible Slow Motion Handles (2),Dove Tail Plate; Red Dot Finder; Internal Slide Mirror; PLossl Eyepiece