William Optics FLT-98 Telescope
The FLT-98 refractor is a portable, high quality, versatile APO telescope designed for individuals who want a very high quality instrument in a relatively compact package. The William Optics 98mm f/6.3 telescope features an air-spaced top-quality triplet objective that includes one FPL53 fluorite element, designed by A. Strakhov, a leading optical designer in Russia. This scope is extremely sharp and has great color correction. It is ideal for astrophotography.
William Optics FLT-98 Telescope Highlights...
- Stainless steel reinforcement inserts on both sides and on the back to allow heavy loading without problems.
- The optical tube assembly of the FLT-98 is CNC machined and powder-coated white with gold highlights. It has a retractable dew shield so that the tube length can be shortened for travel.
- Extra-smooth, dual-speed, 360° rotatable 3.5 " Linear focuser: a treat to use during astrophotography. No more image shift!
- The 3.5" linear focuser has a graduated scale for precise camera alignment.
- The focuser comes with two locking screws and the oversized aluminum knobs make it easy to adjust, even with gloves on.
- The FLT-98 optics comes in a highly precise CNC-machined lens cell.
- Solid CNC-machined mounting rings included.
- Stow away your telescope in the practical and portable soft case.
- This scope sports an air-spaced triplet lens with STM coatings. It is extremely sharp and has great color correction..
- Additional Information
SKU WO-A-F98 Manufacturer William Optics Telescope Series William Optics FLT Optical Design Refractor - Apochromatic Mount Type None - Optical Tube Only Warranty 2 Year Warranty Telescope Aperture 3.9" Telescope Focal Length 618mm Telescope Focal Ratio f/6.3 Length of Optical Tube 20.2 inches fully retracted, 23.62 inches fully extended Tube Color or Finish Gloss White Dew Shield Included? Yes Limiting Stellar Magnitude 12.4 Finder Included None Eyepiece(s) Included None Case Included? Yes Total Telescope Weight 5.18 kg (11.42 lb)
- Included Items
- WO 98mm Triplet APO OTA
- Integrated 3.5" Dual Speed Linear Focuser
- 1.25" Adapter with Brass Compression Ring Fittings
- 2" Adapter with Brass Compression Ring Fittings
- Mounting Rings
- Soft Carry Case
- Questions & Answers
Product QuestionsQuestion by: Rodrigo on Apr 7, 2015 2:50:00 PM
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