Orion 2x Shorty Barlow Lens - 1.25"

Orion 2x Shorty Barlow Lens - 1.25"
$39.99
Item # OR-8711
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  • The Orion Shorty Barlow Lens doubles the power of any telescope eyepiece.
  • This barlow lens is compact - just 3 inches long (about half the length of a standard barlow lens)
  • The Orion Shorty Barlow Lens 2x amplifier lens doublet is multi-coated for excellent light transmission.
  • Housing is internally baffled to eliminate unwanted reflections and increase contrast.
  • The Orion Shorty Barlow Lens has a one-year limited warranty.
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Orion 1.25" 2x Shorty Barlow Lens

Give your telescope a power boost! The Orion 1.25" Shorty Barlow Lens doubles the power of any telescope eyepiece it's used with. For about the price of a single eyepiece or less, this practical accessory effectively doubles the number of eyepieces at your disposal.

It gets its name from its compact size. The Shorty Barlow Lens is just 3" long end to end—about half the length of a standard barlow lens. It's short 1.25"-diameter barrel is just 1.6" long, fitting easily in any 1.25" star diagonal, so it's great to use with refracting telescopes and Schmidt-Cassegrains. In fact, it works with any type of telescope. Takes up less space in your accessory case than a standard barlow, to boot.

The Shorty's 2x amplifier lens is an achromatic glass doublet that's now multi-coated to ensure excellent light transmission. The machined and anodized aluminum housing is internally baffled to eliminate unwanted reflections and increase contrast.

Enjoy higher-power, sharper images without eye strain, and get more mileage from your telescope eyepieces with the short barlow that's long on versatility. Try a Shorty on for size today!

Orion Product Number: 08711
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU OR-8711
Barrel Size 1.25"
Magnification 2X
Manufacturer Orion
Warranty 1 Year Warranty
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Included Items

  • Orion 1.25" 2x Shorty Barlow Lens
  • Thumbscrews
  • Dust Caps
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Will this help fix the focusing problem I have with an Orion XT8G telescope and an Orion SLR camera adapter? We bought the adjustable Orion camera adapter and ring for a Nikon SLR and can not get anything in focus..
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