Vixen's new HR line fills a previously unserved niche in the
market for ultra-high magnification eyepieces.
These eyepieces are the perfect accessory to hunters of
tight double stars. They are also a useful tool for planetary observers looking
to push their telescopes to the limit of what the seeing allows or to those
looking to tweak out that extra bit of detail from a small planetary nebula or
a faint galaxy or globular cluster.
These are high quality eyepieces whose performance has been
compared to that of now legendary and difficult to attain eyepieces like the
Pentax XO series.
The optics is of a 5 elements in 3 groups design. Each
eyepiece is equipped with baffle rings in the barrel in order to eliminate
Focal length: 2mm
Apparent field of view: 42°
Eye Relief: 10mm
Optical design: 5 lenses in 3 groups
Filed under: Eyepieces & Accessories