Vixen Starbook Ten operating the SXP Mount
SXD2 Mounts have a greater loading capacity, than previous Sphinx Mounts, and iare more rigid enabling a steady platform for astrophotography!
The quiet Stepping motors ensure you of smooth, quiet slewing with quick response to commands. The new Star Book Ten, available previously on the SXP Mount, features an intuitive Star Chart Go-To System on a high definition LCD Screen.
Night vision screen, hibernate mode, VPEC and PPEC, and optional built in auto guider. The RA and DEC Axes are made of sturdy steel with brass wheel gears. The mount can carry loads of up to 50 lbs. (including counterweights) for astrophotography. The inside of the new SXD2 is very different from the previous SX Mounts. Bearings have been added to the shafts of the RA and DEC axes and the screw gear shafts. The worm screw gears are inspected for strict concentricity and are lapped in the whole-circle for smooth movement.
Includes HAL130SXG Tripod The high definition SD lens in Vixen’s ED103S Refractor Telescope gives excellent optical performance in a short optical tube for easy handling. The new SD lenses feature brighter images from the shorter f/7.7 focal ratio and capture crisp, pinpoint star images for your eye’s enjoyment. Vixen’s ED glass produces clear and high contrast viewing, virtually free of false color.
Vixen’s lenses focus the full visible spectrum of visible light to a critical point much more accurately than past ED products. The ED103S Refractor’s lenses are almost free of chromatic aberration in all colors and are critically sharp edge to edge. The astro-photographer will be especially pleased with the high contrast images through this telescope. The ED103S Refractor comes complete with 90mm tube rings, compression ring, and Vixen Dual Speed Focuser. Manufactured in Japan; Dimensions: 115mm x 800mm/ 4.5 x 31.5 in; Weight: 3.6kg.