Newest model with new RotoLock visual back!
Simply put: a joy to use. You will be blown away by the small details you can observe through this APO 132mm; fine details of DSOs, stunning resolution both visually or during astrophotography. Until yesterday this was only a dream at this price!
- Features a top-quality triplet air-spaced objective.
- This scope is extremely sharp and has a great color correction. It is ideal for astrophotography.
- Precision optics with STM coatings.
- TMB designed lens with FPL-53 glass.
- 3.5" William Optics R&P focuser.
- RotoLock 2" visual back securely locks and centers your diagonal or camera.
- Extra-heavy duty.
Ideal for Astrophotography
- Have you always dreamed of taking those beautiful pictures of the heavens? Now is the time!! Compatible field flatteners available separately.
- Pure William Optics quality fit and finish: powder-painted white CNC-machined aluminum tube, golden finish, retractable dewshield, dewshield cap.
- The 132mm objective is a great size for both wide-field and planetary observations.
- The apochromatic performance makes it ideal for imaging.
- This size will require a suitable mount in order to do astro imaging. Alt-Az mounts can handle this scope too if properly counter-balanced.
Simply Beautiful Finish
- No plastic part used: CNC machined out of solid high-grade aluminum.
- Pure William Optics quality fit and finish: powder-painted white CNC-machined aluminum tube, golden finish, retractable dewshield, engraved dewshield cap.
Attention to Details
- Highly precise CNC machined lens cell.
- Solid CNC-machined mounting rings and dovetail rail included in the price.
Total Quality Package
- 1.25" adapter included.
- All with brass anti-marring compression rings.
Feb 4, 2016
William Optics master piecePros:
Easy to Use,Strong Construction,Accurate,Quality LensesCons: Comments:
This APO refractor is my best toy for astrophotography, can get fair details on deep sky objects, it's heavy and well assembled, focuser works great, if you are using a D-SLR you'll probably need an extension, the rotolock feature its excellent, I don't have to worry for knobs anymore, views are amazing, I'm very happy with it, thanks to the whole AgenaAstro team for their excellent service provided.
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|Telescope Aperture||5.20" (132mm)|
|Telescope Aperture||5in - 8in|
|Telescope Series||William Optics FLT|