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Model: 10231Brand: SkywatcherDesign: ReflectorSize: 16" (406mm)Computerized: Computerized GOTOLevel: IntermediateMount Type: Dobsonian
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406mm (16") f/4.4 Parabolic GOTO Dobsonian
Combining the power of a large optical tube, the portability of the patented collapsible FlexTube design and SynScan computerised Go-To technology. The new Skyliner FlexTube Synscan Dobsonians finds over 42,900 celestial objects and automatically tracks them as they move across the sky - its as easy as a walk in the park!
The patented dual-encoder design allows you to manually move the telescope anytime and to anywhere you wish - with no need for realignment. Slewing to an object on the opposite side of the night sky no longer feels like watching a kettle boil. Simply push the tube close to the object and let the computer do the rest of the work.
Magnifications (with Eyepieces supplied): x72 & x180Highest Practical Power (Potential): x812Diameter of Primary Mirror: 406mmTelescope Focal Length: 1800mm (f/4.4)Eyepieces Supplied (1.25"): SP10mm & 25mmDual-Speed 2" Crayford FocuserParabolic Primary Mirror0.5mm Ultra-Thin Secondary Mirror Supports9x50 FinderscopeDirect SLR Camera Connection3-Point tube locking system, fully retractableTube dimensions: 540mm (diameter), 1071mm-1685mm (length)Alt-Azimuth Mount with Accessory Tray and Built-in Heavy-Duty Servo MotorsSynScan AZ Computerised Handset42,900+ Object Database containing full Messier, NGC and IC cataloguesQuiet operationPower Requirement: 12v DC Power Supply (Tip Positive). Sky-Watcher 17Ah Power Tank Recommended34.5% more Light Gathering than 350mm
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