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21st October 2016

 

TAKAHASHI FC-100DF
Light Weight Fluorite
 
Takahashi introduces their updated version of their popular 100mm fluorite refractor. Designed to be as lightweight and portable as possible, the FC-100DF weighs just 7.9 pounds making it an excellent travel companion. Utilizing the Steinheil design with the fluorite element at the rear and an eco-glass front element, the Takahashi FC-100DF delivers superb colour and contrast.

The DF model includes a 2.7" focuser and is geared for imaging as well as visual use
 
  •  This Takahashi FC-100DF f/7.4 Fluorite Refractor OTA. is lightweight and highly portable weighing just 7.9 pounds.
  • Fluorite rear element gives excellent color correction and crystal clear images.
  • Pair with an optional reducer for a focal ration of f/4.9.
  • Includes 2.7" precision focuser.
 
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Technical Specifications
SPECIFICATIONS
Type Fluorite Apochromat
Aperture 100mm
Focal Length 740mm
Focal Ratio f/7.4
Diameter of main tube 95mm
Length of main tube 785mm (with fixed dew shield)
Weight of OTA 3.6kg
Back Focus 223mm
   
w/ FC-35 Reducer (TKA19580)
Focal Length 480mm
Focal Ratio f/4.9
Image Circle φ44mm
   
w/ Extender-Q 1.6X (TKA00595)
Focal Length 1,185mm
Focal Ratio f/11.9
   
w/ Extender C2X (TKA00594)
Focal Length 1,480mm
Focal Ratio f/14.8
 
TAKAHASHI FC-100DF Photo/Visual System Chart  PDF - CLICK HERE
TAKAHASHI FC-35 Reducer System Chart  PDF - CLICK HERE
 
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