Levenhuk Strike 100 PLUS Newtonian Telescope with Equatorial Mount
Newtonian telescope. Objective lens diameter: 102mm. Focal length: 640mm
Levenhuk Strike 100 PLUS Telescope is an ideal telescope model for countryside observations. This telescope allows you to observe Solar System planets as well as deep-sky objects such as star clusters and nebulae. With this telescope you will get all necessary accessories, which means you don’t have to waste your time and money to achieve the full potential of the instrument.
The telescope features a primary mirror of 102-mm diameter covered with high-reflective aluminum coating for bright, highly contrast images. The effect of chromatic aberrations in this telescope is reduced to a minimum. All other optical surfaces are also covered with aluminum coating, which ensures high-quality vivid views. The telescope performs exceptionally well during countryside observations.
The kit of the Levenhuk Strike 100 PLUS telescope includes the following optical accessories:
- 25mm eyepiece ideal for general astronomical observations
- 6.8-16mm Zoom eyepiece indispensable for detailed study of celestial objects
- 2x Barlow lens allowing you to increase the telescope’s power
Mount and tripod
The German equatorial mount EQ1 provides for quick navigation to desired celestial objects. The ultra-reliable steel tripod ensures a stable platform for the telescope.
Besides optical accessories, the kit also includes useful educational materials and a handy telescope case, in other words everything you might need to start your observations.
The kit includes:
- Telescope on a German equatorial mount
- Steel tripod
- Focuser 1.25"
- Eyepieces: KF 25, Zoom 6.8-16mm
- 2x Barlow lens
- Red Dot Finder scope
- "See it all!" astronomer's book
- 3 Posters
- Planisphere - rotating astronomy chart
- 3D planetarium software (on CD)
- Waterproof Levenhuk Zongo Case
User manual and lifetime warranty are also included.
Optical design: Newtonian reflector
Optics coating: aluminum
Primary mirror diameter (aperture), mm: 102
Focal length, mm: 640
Highest practical power, x: 160
Focal ratio: f/6.27
Resolution threshold, arcseconds: 1.14"
Limiting stellar magnitude: 12.1
Eyepieces : KF 25mm, Zoom 6.8-16mm
Eyepiece barrel diameter: 1.25"
Barlow lens: 2x
Finderscope: Red Dot
Focuser: rack-and-pinion, 1.25"
Telescope control: manual
Mount: German equatorial EQ1
Weight, lbs: 32.0
Dimensions, in: 34.6x19.9x9.8