E. Popp - Unitron - Polarex Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope 140 mm f16, 1970
Hand made Eugene Popp Maksutov telescope.
This is Swiss quality made telescope.
This mak is often refered to as a Unitron mak because some of them have the Unitron fucuser.
The telescope for sale has the original Popp focuser (for 0.965" eyepieces) who is very precise.
The scope has the original Unitron - Polarex mount attachment for the 75mm equatorial Unitron mount.
The finderscope is the original 10x 40mm Polarex.
I've tested several times this Maksutov and it works like an apo.
Excellent for Moon and planetary observations
Optics are in good condition. Not so often seen.
The telescope has been tested several times
The optics are excellent and clean
Focuser is smooth
The tube has very minor traces of use
The mount adapter has traces of use
The photos are part of the condition report
Included in the sale
Eugne Popp 14cm f:16 Maksutov telescope
Original focuser for 0.965" eyepieces
Unitron - Polarex finder scope with crosss hair eyepiece
original Unitron - Polarex mount adapter for the 75mm equatorial mount
Weight : 6.5kg
length of the tube: 53cm
Diameter of the tube : 19cm
We have been selling vintage astronomical instruments for over more than 10 years.
I'm a amateur astronomer myself and all instruments I sell are in good working condition.
I test all the telescopes under the stars and know the possibilities of each instrument
All the instruments are controlled and cleaned before shipping.
The necessary reparations are done.
If possible missing parts are replaced.
If not, read the item description carefully for possible defects.
Take a close look at the photos.
The advantage is you know exactly what you're buying.
We put a lot of effort in the wrapping of the items.
We use professional shippers for the world wide shipping.
We have experience in shipping large instruments up to the unique and complete 6" Unitron - Polarex
Each shipping has a tracking number.
If wanted the shipping can be ensured door2door
The buyer needs to know how to use the instrument in the right way.
We ship worldwide
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Filed under: High-End Telescope Auctions (USA)