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Telescope MAK 150/1800 Black Diamond HEQ5-PRO GOTO SkyWatcher

Telescope MAK Black Diamond ED 150/1800 HEQ5-PRO GOTO SkyWatcher

Sky-Watcher has just informed us of a change in the upcoming deliveries of EQ6-R and HEQ5 mounts, they will be delivered without the Go-To hand controller. To replace this controller, Sky-Watcher will provide a WiFi adapter that will allow the mount to be controlled directly with a smartphone or tablet (control from the free SynScan app with the same functions as the handheld controller).

€1,715.70
Recíbelo en 8/10 días Laborales
Reference:
SW0105
Description

PRODUCT FEATURES

The Maksutov Signature Series is the new generation of professional quality Maksutovs from Sky-Watcher. These telescopes are manufactured to the highest levels of optical and mechanical precision, resulting in exquisite optical performance and finish. Even the most critical observer will be delighted and surprised by the performance of the Sky-Watcher Signature Series Maksutov telescopes. In many applications the sharpness and image quality of these telescopes matches and exceeds that of the classic Schmidt-Cassegrain design.

MOUNT FEATURES

Sky-Watcher SynScan mounts have been designed for use by novices and experts alike. These mounts provide extremely high precision tracking and have built in autoguider ports. This heavy-duty HEQ5 Pro mount is a smaller version of the sturdy EQ6 Pro mount. It is specially designed for observers who need the steadiness of the EQ6 Pro mount but finds the EQ6 Pro mount too physically demanding. 

For novice users the user-friendly menu allows automatic slewing to 42900+ objects. Even an inexperienced astronomer can master its variety of features in a few observing sessions. The SynScan Hand Control also has the ability to connect to a computer via an RS-232 cable. Once the connection has been established between the computer and SynScan Hand Control, many commercially available planetarium software programs can be used to control the HEQ5 PRO Mounts, They also come with features that advanced astronomers can appreciate.

Positioning Accuracy up to 1 arc minute.

Accuracy enhanced by software collimation error (mount mechanical error) compensation.

Stepper motors with 1.8° step angle and 64 micro steps driven.

Auto Guider Interface for astrophotography.

Object database containing complete Messier, NGC, and IC catalogs.

Minimal vibration for steady long-exposure photography.

Periodic Error Correction.

Motor Resolution: 0.144 arc sec (or 9.024,000 steps/rev.

Power Supply: 11 to 15 V DC 2Amp (Tip positive)

Gear Ratio: 705

8" Dovetail Bar

Total weight: 15kgs (without counterweights)

Mount Height: 35cm

Mount Weight (without counterweight): 10Kgs

Counterweight Shaft Material: Stainless Steel

Counterweight Shaft Length: 21.5cm

Counterweight Shaft Diameter: 1.8cm

Tripod: Stainless Steel Legs

Polar Scope included

Specifications TUBE

Optical Design Maksutov-Cassegrains 

Optical Diameter 150mm 

Focal Length 1800mm 

F/Ratio F/12 

Highest Practical Power 300x 

Faintest Steller Magnitude 13.2 

Finder Scope 8x50 

Focuser Diameter 1.25" opening with 2" adapter 

Diagnol 2" 90 deg. Diagonal with 1.25 inch adapter 

Eyepieces LET2"-28mm 

Tube Weight 5.6Kgs 

Tube Dimensions 18.3cm x 40 cm 

Shipping Weight 14 kg 

Shipping Dimensions 64x25x26 cm3 

SPECIFICATIONS MOUNT

Tripod Height 97-121cm 

Guiding Speed from 0.25X, 0.50X, 0.75X, or 1X 

Mount Type German Equatorial Mount 

Counter Weight 2 x 5.1Kgs 

Accessory Tray Large wall-to-wall 

Motor Drive 1.8 degree stepper motors 

GOTO System SynScan Hand Control 

Tripod Weight 5.6 kg, 1.75" steel tripod 

Shipping Weight 18+12 kg 

Shipping Dimensions 127x24x25 cm3; 44x44x19 cm3 

Payload Capacity 13.7 kg 

Slewing Speed up to 3.4°/sec (800X) 

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