Why no mirror telephotos for DSLR Canon?

Started Jan 25, 2010 | Discussions thread
Franz Kerschbaum
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In reply to neilgc, Jan 29, 2010

Not that expansive, the whole system including computerized mount is only $700 and is in total about 14 kg. If you remove the telescope from the mount it weights about 8kg. There is also the smaller (4") Nextstar 4 SE with 5 kg. If you compare thiese values to lenses of comaprable dimensions thats not so bad. You can mount any DSLR with a T2 adapter.

Franz

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