Takahashi Extender QE - 1.6X 2" Extender & Field Flattener for New FSQ-106

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Takahashi Extender QE - 1.6X 2" Extender & Field Flattener for New FSQ-106
Item # TK-TSQ0106QE
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  • The Takahashi Extender QE is designed specifically for use with the new Takahashi FSQ-106ED New Q" refractor only.
  • Acts as a 1.6x visual Barlow and a field-flattening photographic 2" tele-extender.
  • Provides a longer telescope focal length for added eye relief at magnification.
  • The Takahashi Extender QE produces a flat, color free, extremely high contrast images.
  • Corrects the image in the ultraviolet portion of the spectrum for superior realism in CCD imaging.


Takahashi Extender QE - 1.6X 2" Extender and Field Flattener

Created specifically for use with the new Takahashi FSQ-106ED “New Q" refractor , the Takahashi Extender - TSQ0106QE acts as both a 1.6X magnification visual barlow and a photographic tele-extender that flattens the field. Unlike a traditional barlow lens, the Takahashi Extender QE is a well-designed optical amplification device consisting of five separate elements. The unique construction allows for flat, color free, extremely high contrast images! This means the Takahashi Extender QE excels at high magnification lunar and planetary visual observation or photography and CCD imaging.

Because the Takahashi Extender QE also acts as a 1.6X magnification barlow, it provides the FSQ-106ED refractor with a longer focal length. No more squinting through short eye relief eyepieces for a more magnified view! The Takahashi Extender-NQ includes a safety groove to prevent it from slipping out of the focuser and two thumbscrews mean added securing for your eyepieces, camera adapters or diagonals. For the astrophotographer, the Takahashi Extender-VQ is an added bonus. By correcting the ultra-violet spectrum, CCD images no longer have a "bloated" appearance... You'll get more realistic, true-to-vision images than ever before!

Takahashi Extender QE Features

  • Takahashi optical quality in a five-element design.
  • Measures 3.75" in length and weighs 12 ounces.
  • Two thumbscrews and etched safety groove for added equipment security.
  • Five year Takahashi warranty.
Takahashi Product Number: TSQ0106QE

Please note that this extender will not work on the original Takahashi FSQ-106 and image depicts original Extender Q.
Additional Information

Additional Information

Manufacturer Takahashi
Barrel Size 2"
Warranty 5 Year Warranty
Included Items

Included Items

  • 2" - 1.6X Extender QE - TSQ0106NQE
  • Protective Dust Caps
Questions & Answers

Product Questions

Is this the extender to use with the Tak FC100 DLF9 ??
Dear all,
I would know if this extender 1,6x is only for the new FSQ 106 ED or I can use the same for the old model FSQ 106N fluorite?
In case of not, it is possible to buy from you the old one?
Thanks for helping me,
Also Bassi
Florence, Italy
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