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Sky-Watcher Explorer-300PDS (EQ6 PRO) 305mm (12") f/1500 Parabolic Dual-Speed GO-TO Newtonian Reflector Telescope. The new Sky-Watcher EXPLORER-300PDS Newtonian Reflector incorporates the same superb mirror-set as the Explorer-300P 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 ... More
Sky-Watcher Explorer-300PDS (EQ6 PRO) Parabolic Dual-Speed GO-TO Newtonian Reflector Telescope
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Sky-Watcher Explorer-300PDS (EQ6 PRO) 305mm (12") f/1500 Parabolic Dual-Speed GO-TO Newtonian Reflector Telescope. The new Sky-Watcher EXPLORER-300PDS Newtonian Reflector incorporates the same superb mirror-set as the Explorer-300P 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.Even better performance for astro-photography and visual use can be achieved when used in combination with Sky-Watcher's Newtonian coma corrector (Product Code 20233).
Sky-Watcher Explorer-300PDS Features:
Magnifications (with eyepieces supplied) x53.5
Highest Practical Power (Potential) x610
Diameter of Primary Mirror 305mm
Telescope Focal Length 1500mm (f/4.9)
Eyepieces Supplied 28mm LET (2"/50.8mm)
Parabolic Primary Mirror
2" (50.8mm) Dual-Speed 10:1 Crayford Focuser
0.5mm Ultra-Thin Secondary Mirror Supports
EQ6 PRO Go-To Equatorial Mount with 2" Stainless Steel Tripod
42,900+ Object SynScan Computer Database
56% more Light-Gathering than 200mm
EQ6 PRO SynScan Go-TO Equatorial Mount:
For amateur astronomers seeking superior equatorial control and the ease of a precision computerized GOTO system, the EQ6 PRO SynScan is your answer. The Sky-Watcher EQ6 PRO SynScan is designed with the novice user in mind. With the user-friendly pushbutton hand control, locating and viewing the treasures of the night sky becomes as easy as a walk in the park. The hand control allows you to point the telescope at a specific object or even tour the skies at the touch of a button. The user-friendly menu system allows automatic slewing to over 42,000 + objects. Even an inexperienced astronomer can master its variety of features in a few observing sessions. The EQ6 SynScan also comes with features that advanced astronomers can appreciate:
Positioning Accuracy up to 1 arc minute.
Accuracy enhanced by software collimation error (mount mechanical error) compensation.
Stepper motors with 1.8° step angle and 64 micro steps driven.
Slewing speed up to 3.4°/sec (800X).
Auto Guider Interface for astro-photography.
Guiding speed selectable from 0.25X, 0.50X, 0.75X, or 1X.
Object database containing complete M, NGC, and IC catalogues.
Minimal vibration for steady long-exposure photography.
Power Supply Required: 12 VDC 2Amp Tip positive (not supplied)