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Explore Scientific Apo Refractors

Explore Scientific Apo Refractors - FCD-1 and FCD-100 ED Triplet Refractors from 80mm to 165mm aperture.

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  1. Explore Scientific ED APO 102mm f/7 Essential

    Explore Scientific ED APO 102mm f/7 Essential

    Building on the success of the original Explore Scientific 102 Triplet Apo, Explore Scientific now release their best ever value 4-inch telescope: the Explore Scientific ED APO 102mm f/7 Essential.

    The Essential series are "bare bones" versions of the Explore Scientific Apos - they still have the exquisite optics of the original triplets, including Japanese Hoya FCD1 Dense Fluorocrown and Explore's Special EMD™ enhanced multi-layer coatings on every optical surface for the utmost in colour-free performance and still have the high strength aluminium tubes, internal baffling systems and hyper-blackened edges for the ultimate in contrast. 2x extension tubes and a 2" Explore Scientific 99% Deflectivity Diagonal are supplied as standard, however, the Essential Series Triplets leave it up to you to provide Finders and other accessories - passing on the savings to you as a result.

    The Explore Scientific ED APO 102mm f/7 Essential sports the hybrid Rack and Pinion/Crayford Focusers from Explore featuring a dual focus locking system and a 10:1 dual speed focus control.

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    £847.00
  2. Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f/7.5  Essential

    Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f/7.5 Essential

    Building on the success of the original Explore Scientific 127 Triplet Apo and the Carbon Fibre versions, Explore Scientific now release their best ever value 5-inch telescope: the Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f/7.5 Essential. It is a fantastic optical and photographic telescope. The Essential series are "bare bones" versions of the Explore Scientific Apos - they still have the exquisite optics of the original triplets, including Japanese Hoya FCD1 Dense Fluorcrown and Explore's Special EMD™ enhanced multi-layer coatings on every optical surface for the utmost in colour-free performance and still have the high strength aluminium tubes, internal baffling systems and hyper-blackened edges for the ultimate in contrast. 2x extension tubes and a 2" Explore Scientific 99% Deflectivity Diagonal are supplied as standard, however, the Essential Series Triplets leave it up to you to provide Finders and other accessories - passing on the savings to you as a result. The Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f/7.5 Essential sports a hybrid Rack and Pinion/Crayford Focusers from Explore featuring a dual focus locking system and a 10:1 dual speed focus control. Learn More
    £1,330.00
  3. Explore Scientific ED APO 102mm f/7 Deluxe FCD-100 Hex-Focus

    Explore Scientific ED APO 102mm f/7 Deluxe FCD-100 Hex-Focus

    Received a high 4 1/2 Star rating from BBC Sky at Night Magazine.

    Explore Scientific ED APO 102mm f/7 Deluxe FCD-100 Hex-Focus a highly corrected 102mm air-spaced apochromat with three lenses, aluminium tube and 2" diagonal.

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    £1,330.00
  4. EXPLORE SCIENTIFIC ED APO 102MM F/7 FCD-100 CF HEX

    EXPLORE SCIENTIFIC ED APO 102MM F/7 FCD-100 CF HEX

    EXPLORE SCIENTIFIC ED APO 102MM F/7 FCD-100 CF HEX

    • Three lens apochromat with two air spaces
    • Aperture 102mm; focal length 714mm; f/7
    • HOYA FCD-100 glass for maximal color fidelity
    • Weight: 3,3kg, lightweight due to carbon fiber tube
    • High end 2,5" Hexafoc 10:1 DeLuxe Focuser
    • 2" Star Diagonal 99% and 2x extension tubes included/li>
    • Extension tubes for focusser (2pcs)
    • Handle features mounting place for cameras and smartphones
    • 44mm universal dovetail with stainless steel protection included (Fits Super/Great Polaris, EQ5, LXD75, EXOS-II)
    • Dewshield slides onto tube for easy transport

    Read an excellent in-depth review of this telescope on the Astrobackyard blog here 

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    £1,594.99
  5. Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f/7.5 Deluxe FCD-100 Hex-Foc

    Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f/7.5 Deluxe FCD-100 Hex-Foc

    Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f/7.5 Deluxe FCD-100 Hexfoc Triplet lens apochromat with two air spaces Aperture 127mm; focal length 952mm; f/7.5 High end 2.5" Hexafoc 10:1 Deluxe Focuser 2" 99% Diagonal included Handle features mounting place for cameras 44mm universal dovetail with stainless steel protection plate included (Fits Skywatcher/Super/Great Polaris, EQ5, LXD75, EXOS-II) Uses newly designed HOYA FCD-100 glass for maximum color fidelity and correction Retractable dewshield slides back onto tube for easy transport Learn More
    £1,955.00
  6. Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f/7.5 Carbon FCD-100 Hex-Foc

    Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f/7.5 Carbon FCD-100 Hex-Foc

    Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f/7.5 Carbon FCD-100 Hex-Foc High quality triplet lens apochromat with two air spaces Aperture 127mm; focal length - 920mm; focal ratio - f/7.5 High end 2.5" Hexafoc 10:1 DeLuxe Dual Speed Focuser Handle features mounting place for cameras Lightweight due to carbon fibre tube - 6.9 kg with accessories 44mm universal dovetail with stainless steel protection included (Fits Skywatcher/Vixen, EQ5, LXD75, EXOS2) Uses newly designed Hoya FCD-100 glass for maximum colour fidelity and correction Dewshield slides onto tube for easy transport Learn More
    £2,287.00
  7. Explore Scientific ED APO 165mm Carbon fibre

    Explore Scientific ED APO 165mm Carbon fibre

    Explore Scientific ED APO 165mm Carbon fibre 165mm Reference class apochromat with carbon fibre tube and 3" Feathertouch focuser True color three-lens air spaced apochromat, featuring FPL-53 extra low dispersion glass Aperture: 165mm; Focal length: 1155mm Feather Touch® True 3.0" Dia Dual Speed Focuser High end flight case with wheels Delivery: Optics with accessories and case Tube rings with handle included - handle features mounting place for cameras Excellent illuminated 8x50 finderscope with 90° view and erect image 3" Losmandy style dovetail plate Learn More
    £8,920.00

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