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SkyWatcher Stargate 450p Dobsonians with their huge light gathering capabilities provide the ultimate WOW factor experience for aficionados of visual astronomy, delivering outstanding performance on both Planetary and Deep-Sky objects. The elegant and rigid all metal truss tube design is easily transportable when unassembled, and can be assembled and ready for use in about 20 minutes. This latest version has an improved primary mirrors fused at high temperature for strength and accurate figure.The mount provides motorised operation in both Alt and Azimuth axes, and can slew the telescope automatically to, and track over 42,900 night sky objects from the Synscan handset's extensive computerised database. Features Freedom-Find Dual-Encoder technology, which also allows the telescope to be moved manually in either axis without losing it's alignment or positional information, giving the user enormous convenience and flexibility during observing sessions. Simply push the telescope close to the object and let the computer do the rest of the work!Please note these are a pallet delivery normally taking around three days from orderingMagnifications (with Eyepieces supplied): x68 & x190Highest Practical Power (Potential): x916Diameter of Primary Mirror: 458mmTelescope Focal Length: 1900mm (f/4.1)Eyepieces Supplied: 10mm (1.25") & 28mm (2)Collimating Eyepiece (1.25")Dual-Speed 2" Crayford Focuser with 1.25 adaptorParabolic Primary Mirror (Patented weight saving design)120mm Secondary Mirror9x50 FinderscopeDirect SLR Camera ConnectionFabric Light ShroudAlt-Azimuth Go-To mount (Metal construction)Transmission: Worm + Timing Belt + 64 Micro-step/0.9º Stepper Motor DrivePatented 'Freedom-Find' Dual-Encoder design allows manual movement without losing positional informationPointing Accuracy: Up to 5 arc-minutes (RMS)Gear Ratio: Azimuth 400, Altitude 1523.796Synscan Computerised Handset with 42,900+ Object DatabasePower requirement: DC11V/5A ~ 15V/3A31% more Light Gathering than 400mmMax Height: 2100mm, Base Diameter: 590mm, Max Horizontal Radius: 1900mmOverall Weight 80kg
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