Takahashi FS-60CB f/5.9 Doublet Fluorite APO Refractor

Takahashi FS-60CB f/5.9 Doublet Fluorite APO Refractor
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Model:  tak_tsk06210
Part Number:  TSK06210
Brand:  Takahashi

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INCLUDED IN THE BOX

OTA Only Includes:

  • FS-60CB OTA

OTA Package Includes:

  • FS-60CB OTA
  • TKA00551 6x30 Finder
  • TKA00562 Finder bracket
  • TKA20420 Tube holder

Takahashi FS-60CB f/5.9 Doublet Fluorite Apochromat Refractor

The best things come in small packages!

The Takahashi FS-60CB is a remarkably compact refractor with exceptional optics and superb mechanical design.

Image sharpness and contrast is excellent for visual observations as well as astro and terrestrial photography.

The versatile design makes it equally at home as a wide field astrograph or an ultra-light portable guidescope.

Takahashi offer an optional field flattener and flattener/reducer suitable for use with most DSLR or imaging cameras.

The package version features the FS-60CB OTA plus Takahashi Clamshell and 6x30 Finderscope with Bracket

Apochromatic objective with Fluorite doublet

The 60mm f5.9 doublet objective with a fluorite element performs as well as some other refractors with a larger diameter. High optical quality combined with short focal length (355mm) makes the FS60CB an excellent choice for portable astrophotography. 

Rack & Pinion Focuser

The Rack & Pinion focuser has been designed with imaging in mind. Sturdy and precise with a focus-lock that maintains focus wherever the telescope is pointing.

Versatility

A wide range of accessories are available that enable the FS-60CB to be used as a compact visual travel scope, a wide field imaging telescope or as an auxiliary instrument for guiding.

 

The spot-diagrams of the FS-60CB show excellent chromatic correction at prime focus, including up to 14mm off-axis. A dedicated flattener is available for wide-field astrophotography that can be used with most DSLR or dedicated imaging cameras. 

Telescope Field of View Simulator

Mechanical Drawing

  • Tube Length: 440mm
  • Tube diameter / with dew shield: 80mm / 80mm
  • Tube Weight: 1.3kg

System Charts

Product Specifications

Spec. FS-60CB
Optical design Fluorite Doublet
Optical mounting Air spaced (Fluorite in front)
Optical coatings Fully Multi-Coated
Aperture 60mm
Standard
Focal length 355mm
Focal ratio F/5.9
Resolution 1.9"
Limiting magnitude 10.7
Light grasp 73x
Image circle NA
Photo field NA
Backfocus length 162.0mm
With flattener
Focal length 374mm
Focal ratio F/6.2
Image circle NA
Photo field NA
Backfocus length 56mm
With focal reducer
Focal length 264mm
Focal ratio F/4.4
Image circle NA
Photo field NA
Backfocus length 56mm
With C2X Extender
Focal length 710mm
Focal ratio F/11.8
Image circle NA
Photo field NA

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