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Saxon 150DS Astrophotography Newtonian Telescope - OTA Only

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The Saxon 150DS Astrophotography Newtonian Reflector Telescope - OTA is great beginner astrophotography telescope, ideal for prime-focus photography.   The saxon 150DS Astrophotography Newtonian Reflector Telescope features a 150mm (6") aperture with 750mm focal length (f/5) which is great for prime focus photography. If you're interested in planetary imaging, a 2" barlow lens is highly recommended to add extra magnification!  For the keen astronomer, the dual-speed focuser ensures that you can achieve optimal focus by being able to adjust both a coarse and fine focus 10:1. Compared to standard rack & pinion and crayford focusers, this delivers sharper views and images as you can achieve a better focal point. If you want to go a step further, add in the saxon F5 Newtonian Coma Corrector to capture pin-point stars while reducing coma inherent to newtonian reflectors.  Features The saxon 150DS Astrophotography Newtonian Telescope features the following: 150mm aperture 750mm focal length (F/5.0) Parabolic mirror 2" Dual Speed 10:1 focuser Weighs 6.00kg (OTA only) Tube dimensions are 182mm x 690mm   Comes with the following accessories:  6x30 finderscope 2" LET 28mm eyepiece 2" to 1.25" adapter Tube rings Dovetail bar This listing is for the OTA only, thus you have the option to customise this telescope with your own telescope mount and accessories to best suit your needs. As the OTA weighs 6kg, a saxon EQ5 GOTO Mount and above is ideal.    Recommended Accessories saxon 2X ED Barlow Lens 2-inch with 1.25-inch Adapter  Doubles the magnification of your telescope. Great for planetary viewing.  saxon F5 Coma Corrector for Newtonian Telescopes The saxon Coma Corrector F5 reduces coma inherent to newtonian telescopes. This improves field correction and produces flat pin-point stars for visual and DSLR astrophotography.  saxon EQ5 GOTO Mount with Steel Tripod The saxon EQ5 GOTO Mount with Steel Tripod is a compatible computerised telescope mount to carry this OTA.   saxon HEQ5 Pro Mount with Steel Tripod  The saxon HEQ5 Pro Mount with Steel Tripod is a compatible computerised telescope mount to carry this OTA.   saxon 110cm Telescope Padded Carry Bag A convenient carry bag for your new telescope and accessories! Perfect for travel or storing your telescope when not in use.    About saxon - High Quality Optics The Saxon brand commits to quality and research. The company develops a range of binoculars, telescopes, microscopes and accessories with the understanding of its user’s priorities and needs. Saxon has built each product around the knowledge that everyone’s viewing requirements are different, proven through each precise and well though out product line. Browse a range of Saxon optical products and you'll find that every glass has been designed to help every viewer see only the best in every situation. Product Code: SAX-220015
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RRP $769.95 RRP OUR PRICE $749.95
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    The Saxon 150DS Astrophotography Newtonian Reflector Telescope - OTA is great beginner astrophotography telescope, ideal for prime-focus photography.  

    The saxon 150DS Astrophotography Newtonian Reflector Telescope features a 150mm (6") aperture with 750mm focal length (f/5) which is great for prime focus photography. If you're interested in planetary imaging, a 2" barlow lens is highly recommended to add extra magnification!  For the keen astronomer, the dual-speed focuser ensures that you can achieve optimal focus by being able to adjust both a coarse and fine focus 10:1. Compared to standard rack & pinion and crayford focusers, this delivers sharper views and images as you can achieve a better focal point. If you want to go a step further, add in the saxon F5 Newtonian Coma Corrector to capture pin-point stars while reducing coma inherent to newtonian reflectors. 

    Features

    The saxon 150DS Astrophotography Newtonian Telescope features the following:

    • 150mm aperture
    • 750mm focal length (F/5.0)
    • Parabolic mirror
    • 2" Dual Speed 10:1 focuser
    • Weighs 6.00kg (OTA only)
    • Tube dimensions are 182mm x 690mm

     

    Comes with the following accessories: 

    • 6x30 finderscope
    • 2" LET 28mm eyepiece
    • 2" to 1.25" adapter
    • Tube rings
    • Dovetail bar

    This listing is for the OTA only, thus you have the option to customise this telescope with your own telescope mount and accessories to best suit your needs. As the OTA weighs 6kg, a saxon EQ5 GOTO Mount and above is ideal. 

     

    Recommended Accessories

    saxon 2X ED Barlow Lens 2-inch with 1.25-inch Adapter saxon 2X ED Barlow Lens 2-inch with 1.25-inch Adapter  Doubles the magnification of your telescope. Great for planetary viewing.  Add to Cart Button
    Saxon Coma Corrector F5 saxon F5 Coma Corrector for Newtonian Telescopes The saxon Coma Corrector F5 reduces coma inherent to newtonian telescopes. This improves field correction and produces flat pin-point stars for visual and DSLR astrophotography.  Add to Cart Button
    Saxon GOTO EQ5 Mount with Steel Tripod saxon EQ5 GOTO Mount with Steel Tripod The saxon EQ5 GOTO Mount with Steel Tripod is a compatible computerised telescope mount to carry this OTA.   Add to Cart Button
    saxon HEQ5 Pro Mount with Steel Tripod saxon HEQ5 Pro Mount with Steel Tripod  The saxon HEQ5 Pro Mount with Steel Tripod is a compatible computerised telescope mount to carry this OTA.   Add to Cart Button
    saxon 110cm Telescope Padded Carry Bag saxon 110cm Telescope Padded Carry Bag A convenient carry bag for your new telescope and accessories! Perfect for travel or storing your telescope when not in use.  Add to Cart Button

     

    About saxon - High Quality Optics

    The Saxon brand commits to quality and research. The company develops a range of binoculars, telescopes, microscopes and accessories with the understanding of its user’s priorities and needs. Saxon has built each product around the knowledge that everyone’s viewing requirements are different, proven through each precise and well though out product line. Browse a range of Saxon optical products and you'll find that every glass has been designed to help every viewer see only the best in every situation.

    Product Code: SAX-220015

    More Information
    Optical DesignNewtonian Reflector
    Aperture150mm
    Focal Length750mm
    Focal Ratio5.0
    Highest Magnification300x
    Mount TypeN/A
    Dovetail TypeVixen
    Finderscope Make6x30
    Tube Length690mm
    Electronic Hand ControlNo
    Motor DriveNo
    Warranty Information5 Years
    Additional Specifications of ProductRequired Backfocus: 86mm
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