Equipment

PAS-ISB has a variety of equipment including Zhumell 10” Dobsonion, Meade ETX 125, Orion EON80, Newtonian Reflectors, Refractors and cameras for astro-photography. PAS-Islamabad believes in the promotion of astronomy through collaboration with local amateur astronomers and providing full support to national level activities.

Zhumell 10” Dobsonian

Submitted by Admin on Fri, 09/30/2016 - 00:01
Saqib Sajjad (Late) with his Zhumell 10” Dobsonian Telescope
Saqib Sajjad (Late) with his Zhumell 10” Dobsonian Telescope

Specs:

  • 10” Parabolic primary mirror
  • Focal length 1250mm
  • f/5
  • 8X50 right angled viewfinder
  • 2 speed Rack and Pinion focuser
  • 30mm 2” eyepiece
  • 9mm 1.25” eyepiece

Meade ETX 125 PE

Submitted by Admin on Wed, 09/07/2016 - 01:43
The Meade ETX 125
The Meade ETX 125
  • Maksutov Cassegrain
  • 127mm Spherical primary mirror
  • Focal length 1200mm
  • f/15
  • Integrated Flip mirror
  • Added motorized focus control
  • Red-dot view-finder

 

Orion EON80 ED

Submitted by Admin on Wed, 09/07/2016 - 01:31
The Orion EON80
The Orion EON80
  • 80mm ED Apochromatic Refractor
  • Doublet with the rear element made of extra low dispersion flourite glass
  • Focal length 500mm
  • f/6.25
  • 2” Crayford dual speed focuser
    Fine focus 11:1 ratio
  • Suitable for wide field astrophotography