Date Taken: 05/09/2014 Photographer:
Randy Carter Location: Elkin NC 28621
Orion 120mm f/5.0 Refractor Telescope Optical Tube Assembly
Orion SkyView Pro Equatorial Telescope Mount
REBELE T5i EOS 700D Processing: Paint Shop Pro X5 Exposure: 1x300s @ iso 800 Other Equipment Used: 24781 Notes: Use the Orion 2" Zero-Profile Prime Focus Camera Adapter. A Baade Planetarium Multi-Purpose Coma Corrector 2in,no filters use on this shot. Picture was around 3:30 AM in the morning
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This compact large-aperture f/5 refractor telescope is perfect for wide-field views and deep-sky pursuits. Weighing in at just 8.6 pounds, the 120mm f/5 Refractor OTA makes a great portable telescope for astronomers on-the-go.
The Orion SkyView Pro Equatorial Telescope Mount is an affordable heavy duty mount that supports tubes up to 20lbs. With the dual slow-motion knobs you have fine manual control or add an optional clock drive or full Go-To kit for added functionality.
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