Orion XT10 Eyepiece HolderSpecification:-

SkyQuest XT10 IntelliScope

  • Primary mirror: 10inches/254mm diameter, Pyrex, parabolic, centermarked
  • Focal length: 1200mm
  • Focal ratio: f/4.7
  • Focuser: Crayford, accepts 2" and 1.25" eyepieces with included adapter
  • Altitude bearing diameter: 5.75"
  • Optical tube material: Rolled steel
  • Azimuth pad material: Teflon
  • Altitude bearing material: Ultra-high molecular weight (UHMW) polyethylene
  • Eyepieces: 25mm & 10mm Sirius Plössl, multi-coated, 1.25" barrel diameter
  • Eyepiece magnifications: 48x and 120x
  • Finder scope: 9x power, 50mm aperture, right-angle correctimage, achromat, cross-hair. 5° field of view
  • Eyepiece rack: Holds three 1.25" eyepieces and one 2" eyepiece
  • Mirror coatings: Aluminum with SiO2 overcoat
  • Minor axis of secondary mirror: 63.0mm
  • Optical tube weight: 28.9 lbs.
  • Base weight: 26.3 lbs.
  • Tube length: 47.25"
  • Tube outer diameter: 12.0"
  • IntelliScope Computerized Object Locator: Optional


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Construction of the Orion XT10

That's the end of the main Orion XT10 Review, but the next section of this web site deals with the assembly of the Orion XT10 with plenty more pictures showing the process:-