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Sky-Watcher 254mm Newtonian GOTO telescopeadd this item to shopping cartThis product is highly recommended
Code: BD250-EQ6SYN
Excellent Black Diamond 254mm Newtonian on large sturdy GOTO mount SynScan 4


Serious about astronomy, aperture and astrophotography?

The Black Diamond 254mm Newtonian is equipped with a fully computerized EQ6 mount and is the new standard in affordable, heavy-duty GOTO, featuring fully enclosed, dual-axis DC stepper motors and self-pointing electronics that can pinpoint the location of any celestial target in its 13,436-object databank. Whisper quiet stepper motors and SynScan hand controller will guide you through the night sky. The primary mirror is made from high-grade Pyrex glass and produces superb diffraction-limited images. Includes mounting rings, polished setting circles, illuminated polar scope, SynScan V4 upgradable controller, 2" focuser, 2" eyepiece, a 2-in-1.25-in eyepiece adapter, and a 9x50 finderscope.

SPECIFICATIONS:
Aperture: 254mm - Focal Length: 1200mm - f/4.7
Highest practical power: 550X
Resolving power (arc sec 0.45)
Finderscope: Large 9x50
Focuser diameter: 2" accepts 1.25" and 2" barrels
Motor drive: Stepper built-in dual axis
Polar Scope: Built-in
Piggyback bracket for tracking photography: Yes
Accessory tray: Yes
Tripod: Solid Steel Tube legs
Counterweights: X3
Eyepiece: 28mm (2-in barrel)

EQ6 MOUNT: This extra heavy-duty mount is the largest in Sky-Watcher mount family. Specially designed to support large telescope tubes. This high-precision equatorial mount features engraved aluminum setting circles and a latitude scale, built-in polarscope for both Northern and Southern Hemisphere use, large R.A. and dec locking clamps, electric slow-motion controls on both axes, and retractable counterweight shaft and counterweight. The strong and rigid field tripod is remarkably stable with adjustable height, incorporating 2"-diameter steel tripod legs. We highly recommend this mount.

This is an excellent astronomical telescope for studying the Moon, planets and deep sky.




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