Sky-Watcher Skymax-127 (EQ3-2) Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope

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Sky-Watcher Skymax-127 (EQ3-2) 127mm (5") f/1500 Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope. Skymax Black Diamond Series Maksutov-Cassegrains. Available in apertures of 127mm, 150mm and 180mm. Excel for high-power, high-resolution and Planetary applications. They employ super-high contrast optical systems, utilising high-transmission multi-coatings on all optical services, for optimum optical performance. The quality of each telescope is monitored by means of a Ronchi test and an artificial star test. No effort is spared to reach optimal optical quality.
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Sky-Watcher Skymax-127 Features:

  • Magnifications (with eyepieces supplied): x60 & x150
  • Highest Practical Power (Potential): x254
  • Diameter of Primary Mirror: 127mm
  • Telescope Focal Length: 1500mm (f/11.81)
  • Eyepieces Supplied (1.25"): 10mm & 25mm
  • Red Dot Finder
  • 1.25"/31.7mm Star Diagonal
  • EQ3-2 Deluxe Equatorial Mount
  • Focusing by Moving Primary Mirror
  • Built-in Polar Alignment Scope Holder
  • Aluminium Tripod with Accessory Tray
  • 55% more Light gathering than 102mm

EQ3-2 Deluxe Equatorial Mount:

The superb EQ3-2 mount receives high marks from experienced observers. This sturdy mount offers precision and stability along with a host of other features for the serious astronomer. The mount rests firmly on a large, adjustable aluminium tripod with accessory tray. A bubble level allows for quick and accurate levelling. Slow-motion control knobs allow for continuous manual tracking of celestial objects. The precision mount features full 360º worm-gear tracking controls on both R.A. and DEC. axes. Dual metal setting circle dials allow quick location of target using celestial coordinates. An optional polarscope is available for aiding in polar alignment. Optional single-axis and dual-axis D.C. motor drives can be installed for auto-tracking purposes.

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Product Specification

Diagonal 45 degree
Eyepiece 1 10 mm
Focal Length (mm) 1500
Included Accessories 10 & 25mm eyepieces, Red Dot Finder, Star Diagonal, EQ3-2 Deluxe Equatorial Mount
Magnification with Supplied Eyepiece (x) 60, 150
Mount Type Equatorial
Optical Design Maksutov-Cassegrain
Type Maksutov-Cassegrain
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