Ideal high quality simple fast setup Telescope for visual Astronomy as well as high power daytime terrestrial observations with fully corrected views The compact but powerful SKYMAX-102 Maksutov is ideal for the observation of double-stars, and the surface detail of the Moon and bright planets. Its high-resolution, long focal length optical system is multi-coated to maximise contrast and image sharpness.
The supplied erect image diagonal provides an upright, fully corrected image allowing the telescope to be also used for terrestrial observing showing objects in the correct orientation. The well engineered and easy to use AZ PRONTO Alt-Azimuth mount and tripod provides excellent stability and precise control, via its slow motion cables, on both the horizontal (azimuth) and vertical (altitude) axes. Fully extended the height without the optic is 1.5m and can go down to 78.5cm allowing for viewing seated or standing.
Magnifications (with eyepieces supplied): x52 & x130
Highest Practical Power (Potential): x204
Diameter of Primary Mirror: 102mm
28% more Light Gathering than 90mm
Telescope Focal Length: 1300mm (f/12.74)
Eyepieces Supplied: 10mm & 25mm
90º Erect Image Diagonal 1.25"
AZ PRONTO Alt-Azimuth Mount & Aluminium Tripod with Accessory Tray
Mount Rotation Angle: 360° (Azimuth), -70° to + 90° (Altitude)
Height Range of Tripod/Mount (excl. OTA): 78.5cm - 150cm
Total Overall Weight: 5.85kg
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