Vixen 15mm NPL Plossl Eyepiece - 1.25"

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Vixen 15mm NPL Plossl Eyepiece - 1.25"
Item # VX-39205
  • This Vixen NPL Plossl is a 15mm focal length and has a 1.25" (31.7mm) barrel size.
  • Four element, two group design yields an impressive 50 field of view.
  • This Vixen NPL Plossl offers 11mm of eye relief and weighs 100 grams (3.53 ounces).
  • Highly regarded for producing flat images and exceptional color correction.


Vixen NPL Plossl - 15mm

Like lures in a celestial tacklebox, eyepieces serve many purposes and one of the best all-around eyepiece designs for general purpose observations is the four element, two-group plossl. Inside each Vixen NPL is a matching set of doublet lenses - each convex and concave element of the finest glass obtainable for the price sandwiched together with optical perfection.

From there, the Vixen Plossl is multi-coated to enhance contrast and reduce reflections and sealed into a brushed aluminum and chrome eronomic work of art. From clearly marked focals lengths right down to the added safety edge on the barrel, these plossls are a well thought out design. The large apparent field of view from the symmetrical design gives you an eyepiece that produces an edge-to-edge flat field of view with excellent color correction. Vixen uses only well matched convex and concave lenses to prevent internal reflections, and the quality of the NPL stands head and shoulders above other competing plossl designs offered at a similiar price. You'll soon come to value your Vixen Plossls as one of the most used eyepieces in your collection!

Vixen NPL Plossl Features

  • Exceptional quality and value for general purpose use.
  • Above average field of view yields crystal clear images.
  • Shorter focal lengths are perfect for lunar and planetary work.
  • Longer focal lengths provide outstanding deep sky views.
  • Captive edge on barrel to prevent slipping from focuser.
  • Quality manufacturing meant to withstand years of use.
Vixen Product Number: VX-3925
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU VX-39205
Manufacturer Vixen
Optical Design Plossl
Barrel Size 1.25"
Eyepiece Field of View - Apparent 50ยบ
Eyepiece Focal Length 15mm
Eyepiece Eye Relief 11mm
Eyepiece Manufacturer Series Vixen New Plossl (NPL)
Eyepiece Weight 3.5 oz.
Field Stop Not supplied by manufacturer
Number of Lens Elements & Groups 4 elements
Special Feature None
Comes with Dust Caps? Yes
Comes with Eye Guard? Yes

Customer Reviews 1 item(s)

Vixen 15mm Plossi
Hey guys for a 15mm - in my opinion its the eyepiece to have - I looked at one star for 15 minutes straight - nothing but sky!!!! - very sharp - just as good as televue plossl. very nice color.

orion looks nice - even could see the clouds
1= Houston, We Have a Problem & 5= It's Out of This World
Review by Derrick / (Posted on 1/21/2008)
Included Items

Included Items

  • Vixen NPL Plossl - 15mm 1.25"
  • Dust Caps
  • Box
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