The Skywatcher Star Discovery 127/1500 Maksutov SD Telescope is the ultimate compact telescope that will allow you to delve into the fascinating world of astronomy without the complexities that you run into with larger telescopes. Let the computerised system take you on a tour of the night sky and be amazed by the clear and sharp visuals that the Star Discovery range has to offer. With a 127mm aperture and a long focal length of 1500mm this scope will perform well for objects near to us such as solar system planets, with deep-sky observations within reach as well. The lenses are multi-coated achromatic in design and with the SynScan database you can be assured that you will never look up at the sky and feel lost again.
Offering a focal ratio of f/12 this Sky-Watcher telescope is fast and smooth, suitable for anyone looking to start their astronomical journey through the solar system planets. Jupiter and Saturn will be bright and clear and looking at the lunar surface will show bright and crisp visuals of the finer details of our nearest neighbour.
- 127mm Maksutov Style OTA
- Skywatcher Star Discovery Alt Azimuth Mount
- Height adjustable stainless steel tripod with accessory tray
- SynScan Database with 42,000+ objects
- Heaps of accessories: Super 10mm and Super 25mm eyepiece (1.25"), 2x Barlow Lens with Camera Adaptor, 90° Star Diagonal – 1.25″ barrel, 6x30 Finderscope
- SynScan Hand Controller sold separately
Contemporary telescope-making has advanced the simple optical designs early scopes to revolutionary, state of the art. The Sky-Watcher company believes Telescopes of quality make should no longer be expensive, but accessible to everyone. Sky-Watcher philosophy has always been to bring the vast wonders of the skies within reasonable reach of anyone with enough curiosity and courage to look up and imagine. Sky-Watcher scopes come in a large range of observational applications - from 10"Dobsonians to spotting scopes for land use.
Product Code: SKW-127MAKSD-R
|Electronic Hand Control||Yes|
|Mount Type||Alt-azimuth mount|
|Warranty Information||SkyWatcher 5 Years Limited Warranty|
|Additional Specifications of Product||No|
- Great value for money Review by Nick