This auction has been relisted due to an error in the original description. It was incorrectly stated to be a GOTO telescope but it is a VIxen telescope. Another user informed me of the correction.
As of today replaced the original 1.25" focuser with a GSO 2" linear bearing dual speed focuser, this allows maximum focus control and maximum image performance with wide field 2" eyepieces.
Vintage- extremely rare- Vixen Refractor telescope 80mm x 1200mm with a 2" GSO linear bearing focuser The mounting rings, and dovetail bar are included.
A+ Excellent condition Condition is Used. Shipped with USPS Priority Mail.
This telescope is 50 years old. It is in excellent condition, and the optics are pristine, which is extremely rare on a telescope this old. It has been well cared for.
This telescope was originally sold by RVR optical of rochester new york.
Optics are virtually perfect, and have a clean clarity rating of 98%. There is no degradation on the coating.
These Japanese telescopes have the highest strehl ratio and are regularly considered to be apochromatic .
The equatorial mount is not included, and was just used to hold the telescope up for photos.
Filed under: High-End Telescope Auctions (USA)