Sky-Watcher Explorer-130P SupaTrak AUTO Parabolic Newtonian Reflector

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Sky-Watcher Explorer-130P 130mm (5.1") f/650 SupaTrak AUTO Parabolic Newtonian Reflector with 6x30 Finderscope. The Explorer-130P OTA has already been heaped with much praise and accolade by the media and astronomy press for its excellent Parabolic optics. It is highly recommended for the beginner or experienced observer wanting excellent results, from a telescope of decent aperture and of manageable proportions. Whether your interest is Deep-Sky, the Moon and Planets, or a combination of both, the Explorer-130P offers excellent all-round diffraction-limited performance. The Auto-Tracking telescope is an evolutionary alt-azimuth mount that allows automatic tracking of celestial objects without complicated add-ons. Overall this is a sizzling telescope package offering a truly phenomenal, ground-breaking combination of quality, performance and value.
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Sky-Watcher Explorer-130P Features:

  • This scope now comes with a 6x30 Finderscope instead of a Red-Dot Finder
  • Magnifications (with optics supplied): x26, x52, x65, x130
  • Highest Practical Power (Potential): x260
  • Diameter of Primary Mirror: 130mm
  • Telescope Focal Length: 650mm (f/5)
  • Eyepieces Supplied (1.25”): 10mm & 25mm
  • X2 Barlow Lens
  • 1.25”/31.7mm Star Diagonal
  • SupaTrak Heavy-Duty Motorised Multi-Speed Auto-Tracking Alt-Azimuth Mount
  • Power Requirement: 12v DC Power Supply (Tip Positive) or AA Batteries (not supplied)
  • Aluminium Tripod with Accessory Tray
  • 0.5mm Ultra-Thin Secondary Mirror Supports
  • 30% more Light Gathering than 114mm

Auto-Tracking Mount Features:

The new SupaTrak Auto-Tracking Alt-Azimuth Mount is a heavier-duty version of the standard Auto-Tracking mount, designed to carry heavier OTA’s. This mounting, with its built-in dual-axis multi-speed Servo motors is ideal for both Astronomical & Terrestrial use. In Astronomical mode, after following the simple set-up procedure, the mount is capable of tracking astronomical objects automatically. The fully motorised mount is convenient, practical, lightweight and easy to set-up and is ideal for both beginners and experienced users alike.

  • Ideal for both Astronomical & Terrestrial Use
  • Single-Arm Alt-Azimuth Mount
  • Powerful DC Servo Motor
  • Hand Control to Command the Motor
  • Choice of 1x, 4x or 8x Sidereal Rate Speeds in "Tracking on" mode
  • Choice of 32x Slow, 64x Medium or 800x High-Speed Alt-Azimuth Slewing in "Tracking off" mode, for Astronomical & Terrestrial Use
  • North & Level Start Position for Astronomical Auto-Tracking Feature
  • Clear Latitude Scale
  • Lightweight & Portable
  • Simple and Easy to Use
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Product Specification

Diagonal None
Diameter (mm) 130
Eyepiece 1 25mm
Eyepiece 2 10mm
Finderscope Red-Dot Finder
Focal Length (mm) 650
Focal Ratio (f/) 5
Highest Practical Magnification (x) 260
Included Accessories 10 & 25 mm eyepieces, x2 Barlow Lens, 6x30 Finderscope, SupaTrak Heavy-Duty Auto-Tracking Alt-Azimuth Mount, Aluminium Tripod with Accessory Tray
Magnification with Supplied Eyepiece (x) 26, 52, 65, 130
Mount Type Computerised Go To
Optical Design Parabolic Newtonian
Power Source 12v DC 1Amp Power Supply (Tip Positive) or AA Batteries
Tripod Type Aluminium Tripod with Accessory Tray
Manufacturer Link www.opticalvision.co.uk/astronomical_telescopes/sky-watcher/newtonian_reflectors/explorer-130P_auto
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