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Saxon 15018EQ3 Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope

SKU: SAX-243115

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The Saxon 150mm Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope is perfect for the intermediate astronomer with an interest in taking your scope out to the dark skies or on a camping trip. This robust, portable scope sits on a stable EQ mount and features a 150mm aperture and a generous 1800mm focal length. 


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Regular Price: $1,499.00

Special Price $1,399.95

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The Saxon 150mm Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope offers a colossal aperture and focal length, and is an intelligent scope that will satisfy your appetite for power! As an astronomy enthursiast, you'll appreciate that this telescope set the standard for high-power performance and compact design. 

The Saxon 150mm Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope is the ultimate portable telescope that is built with uncompromsing optics. The glass on this scope is multi-coated to maximize contrast and image clarity. At the same time, the aperture at 150mm means this scope can produce stunning, bright images with strong resolution and little diffraction.

The telescope comes with two Plossl eyepieces (10mm and 25mm), a 1.25" 90° star diagonal, and a red-dot type finderscope to help your target quickly and easily.

The telescope comes on an EQ3 German equatorial mountIt provides the precision and stability needed for serious observing. It includes a built-in holder for polar scope, a latitude adjuster with micrometer scale, an azimuth polar-alignment adjuster, aluminium setting circles, large manual slow-motion tracking controls, bubble level and steel tubular tripod legs.

Covered by a 5-Year Manufacturer's Warranty. 

What's In the Box

  • saxon 150mm/1800mm Maksutov Cassegrain Telescope Tube
  • saxon EQ3 Mount with Tripod
  • Two Eyepieces: Plossl 10mm / Plossl 25mm Eyepieces
  • saxon Red Dot Finder with bracket
  • saxon 1.25" Star Diagonal (90 Degrees)
  • Star / Moon Chart

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-243115

Additional Information

Additional Information

Optical Design Maksutov Cassegrain
Mount Type Equatorial
Aperture 150mm
Focal Ratio 12
Eyepiece 1 10mm
Eyepiece 2 25mm
Eyepiece 3 -
Finderscope Make 9x50 Finder
Electronic Hand Control No
Motor Drive No
Go-To Functionality No
Focal Length 1800mm
Tripod Stainless Steel
Tube Length No
Highest Magnification 300x
Warranty Information 5 Years
Additional Specifications of Product No
Shipping Dimensions Tube: 64 x 27 x 25cm3, Base: 87 x 44 x 25cm3
Shipping Weight Tube: 7kg, Base: 23kg

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