CFF 80mm f/6.9 Oil-Spaced Triplet Apochromat

Starting Price: $2,580.00
Price as Configured: $2,580.00
Brand: CFF Telescopes / SKU: CFF-80F6.9
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CFF 80mm f/6.9 Oil-Spaced Triplet Apochromat

CFF originally manufactured only a small series of 7 pieces of the 80mm with F/6 focal ratio based on a request from a friend. The requester wanted something portable & light yet good enough optically to carry around the world for capturing images during total solar eclipses. The decision to produce the scope proved to be a very good decision since the small run of 80mm telescopes sold very quickly after the initial launch. Highly portable and with its compact size, CFF recommends the 80mm for travelling, solar eclipses or birding/wild life observing & imaging. As long as CFF has some pieces of S-FPL53 on stock they can still produce a small run of 80mm F/6.9. These units will be manufactured on request.

Main features:
  • 2" rack and pinion type focuser from Starlight Instruments;
  • dew shield with rotate & lock feature;
  • airline travel friendly, being very compact & light
  • Oil-spaced design for best possible light transmission & highest contrast.
Included items:
  • 2” Rack & Pinion Starlight Instruments w/ 50 mm travel.
  • V-type dovetail, handle, padded carrying case.