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The SkyWatcher Explorer 150PDS Parabolic Newtonian Reflector incorporates the same superb mirror set as the Explorer-150P Black Diamond Series, but with two significant advantages. A Dual-Speed 10:1 ratio focuser is now included for excellent focusing precision. Also the tube length has been slightly shortened to optimise performance for prime-focus photography. Combined with the EQ3-2 mount and tripod this complete telescope package excels in astro imaging and visual applications.Includes 6x30 finder, 25mm Eyepiece, Dual speed focuser and mount & tripod!
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-RingsThe superb EQ3-2 mount receives high marks from experienced observers. This sturdy mount offers precision and stability along with a host of other features for the serious astronomer. The mount rests firmly on a large, adjustable aluminium tripod with accessory tray. A bubble level allows for quick and accurate levelling. Slow-motion control knobs allow for continuous manual tracking of celestial objects. Specifications:Magnification (with eyepiece supplied) x30 Highest Practical Power (Potential) x300 Diameter of Primary Mirror 150mm Telescope Focal Length 750mm (f/5) Eyepiece Supplied 25mm (1.25"/31.7mm) 6x30 Finderscope Parabolic Primary Mirror 2" (50.8mm) Dual-Speed 10:1 Crayford Focuser 0.5mm Ultra-Thin Secondary Mirror Supports EQ3-2 Equatorial Mount with Aluminium Tripod 33% more Light-Gathering than 130mm