Sky-Watcher Dobsonians feature a unique patented Tensioner/Carrying handle. By lifting the handles together, you can easily carry the whole unit in an upright position with the help of a friend. A superb value larger aperture telescope that offers the best and simplest solution to observe deep sky objects with, the 10 inch parabolic mirror will provide excellent views with minimal setup time. Smooth motions in both axis from the solidly constructed rocker box allow the use of higher magnifications for planetary observing, taking full advantage of the high resolution this instrument is capable of.
All Sky-Watcher Dobsonian models feature 0.5mm Ultra-Thin Secondary Mirror Supports to reduce diffraction spikes & light loss, and high quality Paraboloidal primary mirrors to eliminate spherical aberration.
The SKYLINER 250PX models feature Paraboloidal primary mirrors made of Low Thermal Expansion Pyrex Glass resulting in substantially shorter cooling times.
Magnifications (with Eyepieces supplied): x48 & x120
Eyepieces Supplied (1.25"): 10mm & 25mm
Highest Practical Power (Potential): x508
Diameter of Primary Mirror: 254mm
Telescope Focal Length: 1200mm (f/5)
Dual-Fit 1.25"/2" Focuser
Parabolic Primary Mirror (Pyrex Glass)
0.5mm Ultra-Thin Secondary Mirror Supports
Direct SLR Camera Connection
Wooden Alt-Azimuth Mount with Accessory Tray
56% more Light Gathering than 200mm
Skywatcher I pwned the 6in version of this for 8yrs so I am now the proud owner of the 10in now, I am real happy with this scope and I hope to use my cannon dslr with it. In all I would recommend this to anyone, even the beginner as its so easy to use. John (28/06/2019) John - Falkirk
Great service Really nice product Speedy delivery and great looking kit. Easily assembled with clear instructions.Also happy with customer service over a couple of queries.The reason for 4* is the use of just three very small Teflon pads on the turn table requiring more than a nudge to turn the scope.Rollers or PTFE would be better. (08/03/2019) S Batten - Kent
Excellent service and fabulous value for money my new telescope is fabulous, so easy to assemble within the hour and was immediately able to start observing. The detail, compared to my existing 4" scope is incredible. Quality is first class, delivery within 24 hours, excellent all round service and a pleasure to have done business with yoU (07/04/2018) David - Carsley-Black
Excellent service and excellent value for money As I have come to expect, delivery was speedy and efficient with a good flow of emails to keep me updated on the status of the order. Assembly was straightforward and trouble free and I was observing within 24 hours of delivery. I am highly satisfied with this purchase. (09/10/2017) Neil R - Cambs
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