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Sky-Watcher SKYLINER-250PX FlexTube Telescope

Sky-Watcher SKYLINER-250PX FlexTube Telescope
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Model:  SW10225
Brand:  Sky-Watcher
Telescope Type:  Dobsonian Telescope

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SKYLINER-250PX FLEXTUBE

Dobsonian telescopes offer an incredible aperture-to-price ratio. The Dobsonian mount, popularized by John Dobson in the 1970.s, is a simple and efficient method of mounting a Newtonian reflector, based on the Alt-Azimuth principal. Fast and easy to set up, the Dobsonian mount consists of a box-type mounting which allows the telescope to pivot in altitude, while the box itself is rotated on a base in azimuth. The secret of the design is to correctly balance the optical tube and use frictional materials which allow it to be moved easily when nudged but to stay in position when not. The mount is designed to be driven by hand as opposed to slow motion controls. Sky-Watcher Dobsonians provide excellent all round performance for the observation the Moon and Planets and Deep Sky Objects such as Galaxies and Nebulae.

SKYLINER-250PX FLEXTUBE SYNSCAN GO-TO 

THE NEW ULTIMATE DOBSONIAN IS BORN!!

Combining the power of a large optical tube, the extreme portability of the patented collapsible FlexTube design and SynScan computerised Go-To technology, the new Skyliner FlexTube Synscan Dobsonians bring over 42,900 celestial objects right in front of your eyes, and automatically track them as they move across the night 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. 

Skyliner-250PX FlexTube

  • Magnifications (with Eyepieces supplied): x48 & x120
  • Highest Practical Power (Potential): x500
  • Diameter of Primary Mirror: 254mm
  • Telescope Focal Length: 1200mm (f/5)
  • Eyepieces Supplied (1.25"): 10mm & 25mm
  • Dual-Fit 1.25"/2" Crayford Focuser
  • Parabolic Primary Mirror
  • 0.5mm Ultra-Thin Secondary Mirror Supports
  • 9x50 Finderscope
  • Direct SLR Camera Connection
  • 3-Point tube locking system
  • Wooden Alt-Azimuth Mount with Accessory Tray 
  • 56% more Light Gathering than 200mm

SKYLINER-250PX FLEXTUBE SYNSCAN GO-TO 

  • Magnifications (with Eyepieces supplied): x48 & x120
  • Highest Practical Power (Potential): x500
  • Diameter of Primary Mirror: 254mm
  • Telescope Focal Length: 1200mm (f/4.7)
  • Eyepieces Supplied (1.25"): SP10mm & 25mm
  • Dual-Fit 1.25"/2" Crayford Focuser
  • Parabolic Primary Mirror
  • 0.5mm Ultra-Thin Secondary Mirror Supports
  • 9x50 Finderscope
  • Direct SLR Camera Connection
  • 3-Point tube locking system, fully retractable
  • Alt-Azimuth Mount with Accessory Tray and Built-in Heavy-Duty Servo Motors
  • SynScan AZ Computerised Handset
  • 42,900+ Object Database containinf full Messier, NGC and IC catalogues
  • Quiet operation
  • Power Requirement: 12v DC Power Supply (Tip Positive). Sky-Watcher 17Ah Power Tank Recommended
  • 56% more Light Gathering than 200mm

 




Manual for Collapsable Dobsonians




Manual for SynScan Collapsable Dobsonians

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