Now introducing the NEW William Optics FLT98 R&P
The FLT98 is a portable, high quality, versatile APO telescope designed for individuals who want a very high quality instrument in a relatively compact package. Reviewed on Sky at Night (December 2008) astronomy magazine with great success!
Features a top-quality triplet f/6.3 air-spaced objective, one of the best WO ever made!
This scope is extremely sharp and has a great color correction. It is ideal for astrophotography.
Precision optics with STM coatings.
Designed by a leading Russian designer with FPL-53 glass.
New R&P Focuser
William Optics new rotatable Rack & Pinion focuser, smooth and precise, ideal during astrophotography; can be fully locked and will not flex or slip even with a very heavy camera combination.
Adjustable focuser tension.
360 deg. rotatable.
Large aluminum knobs.
Graduated scale for precise camera alignment.
Aluminum fine knob protection cover is included.
Simply Beautiful Finish
Solid CNC-machined mounting rings included in the price.
Pure William Optics quality fit and finish: powder-painted white CNC-machined aluminum tube, golden finish, retractable dewshield, anodized 360 deg. rotatable crayford focuser, dewshield cap.
Total Quality Package
Dedicated field flattener available.
2" & 1.25" adapters included.
All with brass anti-marring compression rings.
Stow away your telescope in the practical and safe high quality soft case.
Though you will never need it, you have a 2-year warranty from WO, and the certainty that we will be there to assist you even beyond that, if you need!