(SOLD!) This is a large 10" dobsonian reflector telescope complete with tube and mount/base; an incredible light bucket. Awesome deep sky and planetary performance. Easily transportable in two pieces to your backyard or dark site.
This Orion classic XT-10 is from Orion's latest batch. It features the new, balanced base. Mirrors have never been touched. Excellent condition, no dents or scratches. An extra feature is an attached adjustable-speed super-quiet fan included with a 6v wire adapter -- fits a powertank or other battery.
Will be shipped in Original Boxes and Original Packaging forms -- will arrive safe and sound at your door.
Standard specs include:
PYREX Mirror Diameter 254mm
Light Grasp 78.5 sq. in.
Focal Length/ F Ratio 1200mm, f/4.7
No included eyepieces
Four-vane secondary mirror holder
2" collimatable aluminum focuser
2" to 1 1/4" eyepiece adapter
Tube Length 47.0 in.
10" (254mm-diameter) parabolic mirror made from low-expansion Pyrex glass for superior thermal stability, and center-marked for easier collimation.
The XT10 is solidly constructed. The enameled steel tube (black) rides on a rock-sturdy base equipped with a beefy carrying handle. The motion is fluid and easy on both axes, aided by an innovative CorrecTension system, which ensures smooth manual tracking and critical tube balance. Also standard with the XT10 is big 9x50 finder scope (brand new--never used), eyepiece rack, hard dust cap, and quick collimation cap.
$500, including shipping -- CONUS only. PayPal Accepted + 3%. Will be shipped UPS Ground.