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Telescope AC 80/400 OTA

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Product description

The 80/400 OTA - for the heavens and the Earth

Whether for astronomy or terrestrial observing - the Omegon 80/400 OTA allows both. This kind of telescope has become known as a 'rich-field' telescope or 'comet finder'. The field of view is so large that it allows you to observe a huge swathe of the night sky. Comet discoverers value telescopes with a short focal length. You can go on your own 'spacewalk' - naturally the telescope also provides a great view of the famous Andromeda galaxy and many open clusters.

Are you an avid nature-watcher too? Then you can use the telescope for observing deer at the edge of a forest, chamois on steep rocky slopes in the mountains or distant ships at sea. And, when it gets dark again, you can once again immerse yourself in the universe.

The advantages in a nutshell

  • compact - 80mm f5 refractor
  • rack-and-pinion focuser - for all 1.25" eyepieces
  • clear viewing - multi-coated to prevent reflections
  • holder for Vixen, Celestron, Skywatcher and Omegon finder scopes
  • for many years of enjoyment - robust aluminium OTA

Our expert comment:

This 80/400 telescope comes without tube clamps and mounting rail. The appropriate items are Skywatcher Tube clamps 90mm and Skywatcher Mounting plate for EQ-4/5/6 mounts - short. For the tripod, please select Skywatcher Multi-function Mount Plate.

If the telescope is to be used as a guide scope, then please select the following Orion Guide Scope Rings, 105mm ID.

A significant improvement in imaging quality is provided by Baader Filters 1.2“ semi APO filter (plane-optical polished).

(Stefan Taube)

Specifications

Optics


Type
Refractor
Type of build
Achromat
Aperture (mm)
80
Focal length (mm)
400
Aperture ratio (f/)
5
Resolving capacity
1,44
Limit value (mag)
11,3
Light gathering capacity
130
Max. useful magnification
160
Tube construction
Full tube

Focuser


Type of build
Gear rack
Connection ( to eyepiece)
1,25"

Mount


Mounting type
no mount
Type of build
OTA

General


Total weight (kg)
1,3
Series
Basic
Special recommendation
yes

Area of application


Moon & Planets
yes
Nebulae & galaxies
not recommended
Nature Observation
yes
Astrophotography
not recommended
Sun
not recommended (Only with appropriate Sun filter)

Recommended for


Beginners
no
Advanced
no
Observatories
no

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*All prices include VAT plus shipping costs.

Omegon Telescope AC 80/400 OTA
Rack-and-Pinion focuser for all 1.25" eyepieces

Omegon Telescope AC 80/400 OTA
Standard holder for finder scopes

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