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New TMB 130F/6 LW Info

Started by apmtelescopes, 02/10/2004 11:25AM
Posted 02/10/2004 11:25AM Opening Post
New TMB 130 f/6 LWTriplet Apo

After great success with the new TMB 105 and TMB 115 Lightweight Apo
Modells, we started in december with the 130 mm Modells using the 2" focuser
( the TMB 130 LW with 3.5" foc user follows in March). The new TMB 130 LW
with 22 focuser looks same as his smaller brothers, after this mail I will
upload some pictures on the photosection

Technical Datas and delivery :

diameter of Maintube : 145 mm ( 5.71 inch )
diameter of Dewcap : 176 mm ( 6.93 inch)
Tubelenght when focuser and dew cap is retracted: 575 mm ( 22.64 inch )
Tubelenght when dew cap is extented : 735 mm ( 28.82 inch)
Tubeweight with Optics: 7 kg = 15.4 lbs
3 knife edge baffles inside the main tube for fully illuminated 35 mm SLR
camera field
Baader 50 mm quick exchange finderbracket
front cover from metall
GSO Tuberings, 1 with Piggy Back Cameramount on top
Vixen sliding rail attached to the tuberings
2" Starlight Instruments Feather Touch Focuser with attached 4" sliding
minimum backfocuse when focuser is fully extendet : 85 mm ( 3.35 inch)
maximum backfocuse when focuser is fully in out and extension is slided in
245 mm ( 9.65 inch)

The Telescope with such lighweight tube can be used on Losmandy GM 8 Mount,
Vixen GP-DX Mount, new Vixen Spinx Mount, Skywatcher H-EQ5 Mount, Tele-Optic
GR2 DX azimuth Mount and other similar glas mounts

a bit later the same modell follos by using the 3.5" Starlight focuser

For customers
Retailprice in Germany incl. 16% VAT
TMB 130F/6 LW Optical Tube 2" Modell Euro 4.990

Exportprice EX APM US $ 4,990

best wishes
Markus Ludes

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apmtelescopes's attachment for post 13075

clear skies

Markus Ludes