Axiom LX 31mm Eyepiece - General Features• 82 degree Field - Wide FOV for high and low magnifications.
• Retractible eyecups - Ultra-low profile for eyeglass wearers
• Parfocal eyepiece - Little or no focusing is needed when changing from low to high power.
• Threaded barrels - Accept 2" thread-in filters.
• Polished and hard anodized aluminum barrel - Scratch resistant and high end appearance.
• Rubber gripping ring - For secure handling and smooth control of eyecup.
Jan 6, 2011
It's pretty much the only choice.Pros:
Strong Construction,CompactCons: Comments:
This is pretty much the only choice for reticle eyepieces and for finder scopes. And it is only available here. I did purchase another brand a while back that had a flashing feature but it was big, bulky, and broke after first use.
It would be nice for these things to turn off automatically after a few hours of non use. I just can't seem to remember to turn them off and I'm always replacing batteries.
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|Apparent Field of View||82°|
|Barrel Size||2" (50.8mm)|
|Eye Relief by Design||21mm (0.83")|
|Field Stop Diameter||44mm (1.73")|
|Filter Threads||Standard 2" Filter Thread (M48 x 0.75)|
|Rubber Eye Guard||Yes (Retractible Eyecup)|
|Eyepiece Focal Length||30.1mm - 40mm|
|Eyepiece Field of View||Over 80 degrees|
|Eyepiece Series||Celestron Axiom|
|Barrel Type||With safety undercut|
|Eyepiece Weight||48oz (1,360.78g)|