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A superb 150mm parabolic reflector supplied on the EQ3 PRO SynScan computerised equatorial mount complete and ready to use with over 42,000 objects in it's database. The Sky-Watcher EXPLORER range are standard Newtonian reflectors of excellent quality and versatility, ranging in aperture from a respectable 130mm to an incredible light-gulping 300mm aperture, catering for astronomers of all levels.
Whether your interest is Deep-Sky, the Moon and Planets, or a combination of both, the EXPLORER range offers excellent all round Diffraction-Limited performance. Direct SLR Camera Connection - A T thread on the focuser allows you to attach your DSLR Camera with a T-Ring, we stock a range of Canon, Nikon & Sony T-RingsSKY-WATCHER DELUXE MIRROR COATINGSSilicon dioxide produces a much more durable coat than silicon monoxide but requires specialized equipment to apply it and is therefore more expensive. Protection is needed, because in most reflectors, the mirror is open to the elements and deterioration of the reflective layer reduces the resolution of the telescope. ALL Sky-Watcher reflectors are Multi-Coated with Silicon Dioxide as standard for Optimum Durability and Long Term Performance. All Sky-Watcher f/5 ('fast') Newtonian Reflectors and Dobsonian models feature High Quality Parabolic Primary Mirrors to eliminate spherical aberrations inherent in 'fast' focal length reflectors with spherical primary mirrors. The mirrors are parabolized to bring all the light rays to the same focal point to give sharp, constrasty images, which are full of detail. PLEASE NOTE: The Motor Control box supplied (situated left of handset in above picture) is designed to clamp onto 1.75" Diameter Stainless Steel Pipe tripod legs. In this instance the Motor Control Box should be attached with either cord or Velcro (Not Supplied)Specifications:Magnification (with eyepieces supplied): x30, x60, x75, x150 Highest Practical Power (Potential): x300 Diameter of Primary Mirror: 150mm Telescope Focal Length: 750mm (f/5) Eyepiece Supplied (1.25"): 10mm & 25mm x2 Deluxe Barlow Lens 1.25"(with camera adaptor) Parabolic Primary Mirror 0.5mm Ultra-Thin Secondary Mirror Supports 6x30 Finderscope Direct SLR Camera Connection (Simply add a T-Ring) EQ3 PRO SynScan Computerised GOTO Equatorial Mount (Requires 12 volt DC Power Supply) 42,900+ Object database containing complete Messier, NGC, and IC catalogues. Built-in Dual-Axis Stepper Motors Built-in Polar Alignment Scope Holder Aluminium Tripod with Accessory Tray
So happy with my telescope I'm new to astronomy and I couldn't be happier with my choice, Learning daily about the ways to get the best from my Sky-Watcher. Harrison's service was excellent and delivered so quickly. Thanks again. (25/04/2020) John D'arcy - Liverpool
Excellent Very happy with this, easy to set up and delivered extremely quickly (24/01/2020) Jason Duncan - East Midlands
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