For sale TS-Optics 125mm f/7.8 FPL53 + Lanthanum APO.
This is couple days old item, special ordered and made by my requirements!
It is used only once!
I wanted to built binoscope with this scope, and ordered only one item, but realised that building binoscope with this scope would be too heavy for my taste (over 20kg tottal setup), and bit too big!
Scope show ZERO false colours on any object on any magnification!
Item is hand selected by Wolfgang Ransburg from TS, and on item is made star test to find best stock item!
Item have 3 inch strong TS rack and pinion focuser, with long 122mm travel, instead 2.5 inch focuser!
Also, scope have LONG 190mm available backfocus (finally compatibile with any binoviewers usage-binoviewers friendly, etc), instead originally 120mm!
Also, scope is equipped with two Losmandy long 196mm plates!
Perfect collimation is done by TS!
So, scope tube is cutted (shortened) by TS engineers, tube is newly repainted, added larger and stronger focuser, added Versatile Dovetail Mounting Base for Finder Scopes - Deluxe, added two Losmandy plates, and item is HAND SELECTED!!!
Focuser payload capacity is 6kg, and it costs addditionally 400 euros + shipping!
Aperture: 125 mm
Focal length: 975 mm
Focal ratio: f/7.8
Objective: Air-spaced 2-element lens - adjustable
Special glasses: FPL53 from Ohara (Japan) + lanthanum glass
Coating: Fully multi-coated
Price for such ordered new item is above 2100 EUROS shipped, and waiting time is 2-3 months!!!
My price for this special item is 1500 euros or 1839 USD only with included shipping anywhere in the world, and item is instantly available.
So, price is approx 70 percent only of new price, and item is used only once!
Kind regards and all best
Denis, binoviewers expert