Sky-Watcher Explorer 150P EQ3 Pro SynScan
  • Sky-Watcher Explorer 150P EQ3 Pro SynScan

Sky-Watcher Explorer 150P EQ3 Pro SynScan

The Sky-Watcher EXPLORER-150P is a fantastic choice for intermediate astronomers and also the serious beginner. With a large 150mm of light gathering aperture combined with superb parabolic optics, this telescope is a highly capable all-rounder with excellent performance for the observation of the Moon, bright planets, nebulae, galaxies and star clusters.
£708.00
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  • Magnification (with eyepieces supplied): x30, x60, x75, x150
  • Highest Practical Power (Potential): x300
  • Diameter of Primary Mirror: 150mm
  • Telescope Focal Length: 750mm (f/5)
  • Eyepiece Supplied (1.25"): 10mm & 25mm
  • x2 Deluxe Barlow Lens 1.25"(with camera adaptor)
  • Parabolic Primary Mirror
  • 0.5mm Ultra-Thin Secondary Mirror Supports
  • 6x30 Finderscope
  • Direct SLR Camera Connection
  • EQ3 PRO SynScan Computerised GOTO Equatorial Mount (Requires 12 volt DC Power Supply)
  • 42,900+ Object database containing complete Messier, NGC, and IC catalogues.
  • Built-in Dual-Axis Stepper Motors
  • Built-in Polar Alignment Scope Holder
  • Aluminium Tripod with Accessory Tray
  • 33% more Light Gathering than 130mm
  • PLEASE NOTE: The Motor Control box supplied (situated left of handset in above picture) is designed to clamp onto 1.75” Diameter Stainless Steel Pipe tripod legs. In this instance the Motor Control Box should be attached with either cord or Velcro (Not Supplied)

Our view

The traditional 6" f/8 Newtonian on a German equatorial. A good lunar and planetary scope. A long focal ratio parabolic primary and small secondary ensure this type of telescope can deliver high contrast planetary views.

Requirements

You will need a 12v DC Powertank or a regulated 230v AC to 12vDC tip positive adapter power supply.

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Data sheet

Optical Design
Newtonian
Aperture
6 inch
Mount Type
EQ-3 Pro SynScan Go-To
Focal Length
1200 mm
Focal Ratio
F8
What is more important?
Brightness over image resolution
Telescope to navigate for you?
Yes, I would like a scope to guide me.

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