|Brand and Model:||Novosibirsk/Sovietski Tal-150k|
|| Go-To PEC|
|Electric Power:||12VDC RA Drive|
|Mount:||Equatorial w/ Stepper motor|
|Weight (lbs):||66 lbs.|
|Description:||The advanced optical design of the TAL-150K provides the high resolution and light gathering power that astronomers need in a portable observing system. |
The TAL-150K provides an aperture of 150mm (6”) and focal length of 1500mm in a compact tube length of only 430mm (17 inches). The TAL-150K delivers wide, flat fields, with excellent correction of coma, spherical aberration, and astigmatism. It's small 14 micron spot size surpasses SCT designs while the fixed mirror sytem and robust construction eliminates mirror shift and collimation adjustments.
The rigid pier mounted german equatorial design comes standard with motor RA drive, hand controller, slo-motions, locks, and engraved setting circles on both axis. The pier is the ideal height for viewing in a sitting position.
Standard accessories are 2 plossl EP's, (25mm, 10mm) 2X barlow, lunar filter, crystal clear 6X30mm finder (8*FOV), high precision mirror star diagonal and an adapter for converting to standard T2 camera rings.