For observation of nebulae and star cluster or search for comet.
A package of large aperture 126mm binocular telescope with friction-stop HF2 altazimuth fork mount on a sturdy SXG-HAL130 tripod. Newly designed achromatic lens delivers very sharp image not only in the center but also to the surrounding of field of view. 45-degree inclined drawtube assures comfortable gazing of stars even at the zenith. Moreover the eyepiece can be simply installed through push-fit while eliminating a need for fixing screws.
Since optical axis may not be on the center if extremely high magnification eyepieces are used, eyepieces with focal length of 10mm or over is suggested.
Vixen Telescope HF2-BT126SS-A Description
HF2 altazimuth fork mount
The altazimuth fork mount to mount large binoculars for astronomical observation, compatible with the sturdy aluminum tripod for SX-series equatorial mounts.
The BT-126SS-A is designed to interexchange the eyepiece to select arbitrarily a magnificaton for use. *Note there will be eyepieces whch are not compatible.
Comfortable gazing at all angles
When gazing stars with binoculars with a straight view type, it is difficult to view comfortably as of need to looking up. However, the binocular telescope permits gazing at 45-degree angle comfortably.
Eyepieces are included.
The standard high grade SLV20mm eyepieces using multi-coated lens are supplied wih this package.
Vixen Telescope HF2-BT126SS-A
D=126mm, achromatic, multi-coated
Resolution / Limiting magnitude
0.92 arc sec. / 12.3
Light gathering power
324x unaided eyes
Dimensions / Weight
Dovetail type finder bracket shoe supplied
Accessory attachment size
SLV20mm x 2 pcs (31x, 97 deg. Actual field of view). LV8-24mm eyepiece, NPL-series are not usable.
HF2 Altazimuth fork mount
Lateral and vertical motion
Friction-stop in vertical and horizontal, with friction adjustment
L:807mm⇔1,299mm, H: 730⇔1,156mm, Radius: 460⇔706mm
19.4kg without eyepieces
- Optical tube assembly
- HF2 Fork Mount
- SXG-HAL130 Tripod
- Swing bracket (Binocular cradle)