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Orion 30mm Ultra-Mini Guide Scope


Shed some weight from your astrophotography setup and still enjoy the benefits
of autoguiding accuracy with the new pint-sized Orion 30mm Ultra-Mini Guide
Scope!Thanks to the availability of smaller, more sensitive autoguiding
cameras, an excessively large guide scope is no longer necessary for many
astrophotographers. Why not take advantage of these smaller autoguiding
cameras and reduce the total weight of your imaging setup? It's easy with the
extremely compact Orion 30mm Ultra-Mini Guide Scope.This pint-size performer
is a perfect match for short focal-length, optically fast imaging telescopes.
The 30mm Ultra-Mini Guide Scope's multi-coated, f/4.3 optics provides a very
wide field of view for plenty of options when selecting guide stars.Designed
specifically for use with the Orion StarShoot AutoGuider Pro Mono
Astrophotography Camera, Orion StarShoot All-In-One Astrophotography Camera,
and similar eyepiece-sized autoguider cameras, the Orion 30mm Ultra-Mini Guide
Scope features C/CS-mount threads for secure, flexure-free camera attachment.
The front housing doubles as a precise helical focuser with etched hash-mark
scale for easy and repeatable focusing. After an initial helical focus
adjustment to match your autoguider device, a handy thumbscrew allows the
focus position to be locked so you'll never have to fuss with focus in the
field.A sturdy two-ring bracket with a dovetail foot is included which is
designed to fit the dovetail base found on Orion telescopes and many other
brands. At just 4.7" long, the Orion 30mm Ultra-Mini Guide Scope won't take up
a lot of space. For convenient storage and transport, a die-cut foam lined tin
case is included.A featherweight contender with a big performance punch, the
Ultra-Mini Guide Scope weighs just 7.6 oz. Start enjoying the benefits of a
lighter-weight imaging setup today! Guide scope and bracket only. Autoguider
cameras sold separately.


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  • Compact, 4.7" long guide scope with 30mm aperture optics matches perfectly with today's sensitive autoguiding cameras for easy guide star acquisition
  • Features precise helical focus adjustment with convenient thumbscrew lock
  • Designed for use with the Orion StarShoot AutoGuider Pro Mono, Orion StarShoot All-In-One Camera, and similar eyepiece-sized autoguiders
  • C/CS-mount equipped for secure threaded attachment of autoguider devices
  • Weighs just 7.6 ounces

Product Details

  • Product Dimensions: 4.8 x 2 x 3 inches
  • Item Weight: 7.7 ounces
  • Shipping Weight: 15.7 ounces
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  • Item model number: 52053

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All returns accepted within 14 days after receiving the item, refund given as money back (no exchanges permitted), return shipping to be paid by buyer. 15% restock fee will be charged for all returns. Buyer is responsible for return shipping on any item that is not damaged.

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