SkyWatcher 200/1000 EQ5 Reflector Telescope w/ Steel Tripod
Retail Price $899
The Reflector Advantage
Reflector telescopes use a combination of mirrors to focus and magnify images for viewing. These mirrors are generally easier to produce than precision lenses of the same size, giving it an edge in the price department for consumers. Almost all high powered astronomical telescopes of note use a variation of the reflector concept.
Premium Imaging Performance
The paraboloidal primary mirror works in conjunction with the secondary mirror that is designed to reduce diffraction spikes and enhance light transmission. The 200mm aperture provides a huge amount of light gathering power that is perfect for deep space observation.
Durability & Portability
Reflector are designed to attach easily to a variety of different compatible mounts. Choose your favorite EQ mount or upgrade to a GoTo, the Skywatcher Black Diamond BD2001P EQ5 Reflector Telescope can be set up quickly on any of them. It is also made to be durable and portable, easy to bring along with you to your chosen viewing spot.
Skywatcher 200/1000 EQ5 Reflector Telescope features:
|Product Weight (KG)||8.75 (tube)|
|User Level||For Intermediate|
|Highest Practical Magnification||400x|
|Eyepieces||Super 10 & 25mm|
|Mount Type||Equatorial Mount|
|Warranty||5 Years Limited Warranty|
- A lot of telescope for your money!
Staff from Ozscopes were a pleasure to deal with and delivery was on time and I was able to track the shipment online all the way to my house. Recommend! (Posted on 6/10/2017)