Bresser Messier MC-100/1400 EXOS 2
Bresser Messier MC-100/1400 EXOS 2
Bresser Messier MC-100/1400 EXOS 2
Bresser Messier MC-100/1400 EXOS 2
Bresser Messier MC-100/1400 EXOS 2
Bresser Messier MC-100/1400 EXOS 2

Bresser Messier MC-100/1400 EXOS 2

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Regular price€649,00
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(Including VAT)

The Bresser Messier MC-100 telescope is a small Maksutov telescope for both ambitious beginners and advanced observers alike. If your preference is viewing the Moon and Planets, then Maksutov designs such as this are hard to beat.

Maksutov Telescopes are more specialised designs which are really well suited for planetary viewing and imaging. Their unique design incorporates both lenses and mirrors which result in extremely long focal lengths (which is required for higher magnification) but in a small compact tube. For planetary viewing, focal length is extremely important and at 1400mm focal length, this telescope is designed for the much higher magnifications needed to view some exceptionally clear surface details on the Moon and Planets. Under the right seeing conditions, coupled with a x2 barlow lens for example, surface features on the Moon are simply spectacular. Saturns rings and much more cloud structure on Jupiter become more visible as well as the polar caps on Mars and the sturdy EXOS 2 mount offers the perfect stable platform to keep everything in check at these higher magnifications.

The Mount:
The EXOS-2 German Equatorial Mount is a long established, intermediate level mount designed to offer a sturdy platform for equipment weighing up to 13kg. While this is the non-computerised version of the mount, a conversion kit is available separately to upgrade it to provide full electronic tracking and GOTO functions also - Essential for long exposure Astrophotography

Telescope main features:
  • High-quality Maksutov-Cassegrain optics with high focal length and extremely sharp optics.
  • Exceptional views of the Moon & Planets.
  • Optical design: Maksutov-Cassegrain.
  • Maximum recommended magnification: x200
  • Aperture: 100mm
  • Focal length: 1400mm
  • Focal ratio: f/14
  • OTA Weight: 2.4kg
  • Universal 44mm Dovetail plate with stainless steel rail (fits LXD75/Great Polaris/EQ5)
Equatorial Mount Features:
  • Stable parallactic mount with fine drives on both axis.
  • Ball bearings in both axis for more precise movements
  • Stable height adjustable stainless steel tripod (Min. 69cm / Max. 109.5cm)
  • Load capacity up to 13 kg
  • Circular bubble level for easy horizontal alignment
  • Pole height scale for setting the latitude
  • Scaled graduated circular rings to facilitate finding objects using a star atlas or planetarium software
  • Tripod weight: 4.7 kg
  • Mount weight: 5.6 kg (without counterweight)
  • Total weight incl. counterweight: 14.8 kg
  • Batteries: not included
Whats included:
  1. Maksutov Optical Tube Assembly
  2. 26mm Super Plössl eyepiece (31.7mm / 1.25")
  3. SC Eyepiece adapter (31.7mm / 1.25")
  4. Star diagonal mirror
  5. Dovetail plate for GP Level
  6. Adjustable polar finder scope with optional illumination
  7. LED viewfinder
  8. Aperture solar-filter
  9. Rotatable star map
  10. Astronomy PC software Stellarium (via download )
  11. Bresser EXOS-2 mount
  12. Stainless steel tube field tripod with accessory tray
  13. 1 x 2 kg counterweight

SAFETY NOTICE: Never look directly at the Sun through your Binoculars or Telescope - immediate and permanent eye damage may result. For Solar viewing we have dedicated filters and Telescopes available for this purpose.

Please Note: Items in stock and ready for dispatch immediately are usually delivered within 24-48hrs. Some items may be 'Special Order Items' and require additional lead time before being dispatched eg. 5 - 10 Working days - This will be highlighted on the product page before purchase.

All orders are shipped using our reputable courier partners to ensure your items arrive safely and promptly. While we do offer International Delivery, we are unable to ship large Telescopes and Mounts outside of Ireland.

REPUBLIC OF IRELAND


 
  

Est. Delivery Time after Dispatch:
24 - 48 hrs

Standard Express Shipping:
Ireland Nationwide: from €9.95

Note: Larger telescopes which contain multiple boxes include an additional surcharge. Shipping is calculated automatically at the checkout.


 - CLICK & COLLECT -

You can also avail of our FREE 'Click & Collect' service at the checkout, where you can order online and collect from our head office. Depending on the items and availability, these can be ready for collection within a few hours.

"NOTE: Please wait until we let you know your order is ready before you arrive, to arrange a suitable time for collection."

 


NORTHERN IRELAND


 
  

Est. Delivery Time after Dispatch:
24 - 48 hrs

Standard Express Shipping:
Norther Ireland: from €19.50+

Additional Info:

Standard Express Shipping rate applies up to a max order weight of 30kg Nationwide. - Large heavy items from 30kg+ include an additional surcharge, depending on the overall weight.

Unfortunately due to Brexit we are currently unable to ship to Mainland UK at this time. 


EUROPE (EU)



Est. Delivery Time after Dispatch:
24 - 72 hrs

Standard Express Shipping:
European Union: from €18.95+

Shipping available for items up to a max order total weight or volumetric weight of 27kg.

Additional Info:

If your country is not listed below please contact us for more information.

Standard EU Delivery Regions:
Germany, France, Belgium, Poland, Luxumbourg, Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark, Portugal, Spain, Austria, Italy, Poland, Czech Republic, Croatia, Malta, Greece


US & CANADA



Est. Delivery Time after Dispatch:
48 - 72 hrs

Standard Express Shipping:
US & Canada: from €28.50+

Shipping service available for items up to a max order total weight or volumetric weight of 20kg.

Additional Info:

 * Customs / Import duties may apply in these regions. For more information please contact your local tax/customs office.


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Please Note: Delivery times listed above are estimated. These are calculated from when your order is Completed & Dispatched (not from when the order is placed) and times may also vary for some remote post codes. Delivery service takes place Mon-Fri (excl. Bank/Public Holidays).

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