Sky-Watcher Explorer-130M (EQ2) Motorised Newtonian Reflector
Sky-Watcher Explorer-130M (EQ2) 130mm (5.1") f/900 Motorised Newtonian
The Sky-Watcher EXPLORER range are standard Newtonian reflectors of
excellent quality and versatility, ranging in aperture from a
respectable 130mm to an incredible light-gulping 300mm aperture,
catering for astronomers of all levels.
Whether your interest is Deep-Sky, the Moon and Planets, or a
combination of both, the EXPLORER range offers excellent all round
Tube material : Aluminium.
Sky-Watcher Explorer-130M Features:
Magnifications (with optics supplied): x36, x72, x90, x180
Highest Practical Power (Potential): x260
Diameter of Primary Mirror: 130mm
Telescope Focal Length: 900mm (f/6.92)
Eyepieces Supplied (1.25"): 10mm & 25mm
x2 Barlow Lens
Red Dot Finder
EQ2 Equatorial Mount
R.A. Motor Drive (D.C.) with Multi-Speed Handset
Aluminium Tripod with Accessory Tray
30% more Light Gathering than 114mm
EQ2 Equatorial Mount:
The EQ2 Equatorial Mount is suited to both beginners and experienced
It offers very good stability and the tall, fully adjustable aluminium
tripod with large accessory tray is a real plus.
This mount features 360º slow-motion tracking gears on both the right
ascension and declination axes with flexible controls.
Dual metal setting circles allow location of objects by their R.A. and
A separate latitude adjustment aids in polar alignment.
An optional D.C. Motor Drive can be installed to the R.A. axis for