About the Sky-Watcher BK MAK102 - 102mm Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope w/ EQ2 Mount...
Are you looking for a great Sky-Watcher Telescope that''s just right for the advanced beginner? Do you want a telescope which is suitable for both terrestrial and celestial applications? Do you want a portable telescope for "grab and go" moments? How about a Sky-Watcher Telescope that can act as a powerful telephoto lens? If so, then the Sky-Watcher BK MAK102 - 102mm Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope w/ EQ2 Mount might be just right for you!
The Sky-Watcher Maksutov-Cassegrains are the ultimate take-anywhere telescopes. They are also ideal if working space is limited. Despite their small dimensions these Sky-Watcher Telescopes pack a powerful punch. The High-Resolution, diffraction limited optical systems - part of the Sky-Watcher BK MAK102 - 102mm Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope w/ EQ2 Mount - are multi-coated to maximize contrast and image sharpness. This Sky-Watcher Maksutov comes in apertures of 102mm, and is available either complete with equatorial Sky-Watcher Mounts and tripods, or as tube assemblies only, which can be mounted onto a standard photographic tripod. Whether your requirement is for terrestrial or astronomical use, these compact Sky-Watcher Telescopes are the perfect companion.
What''s more, the Sky-Watcher BK MAK102 - 102mm Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope w/ EQ2 Mount comes complete. You get a lightweight German equatorial Sky-Watcher Mount with adjustable height tripod. The optical train includes a quality 1.25" rack and pinion focuser and a star diagonal for viewing comfort at any angle. There''s a red-dot reflex finderscope for easy target acquisition and even two high-quality Sky-Watcher Telescope Eyepieces - a 10mm and 25mm - for a variety of magnification choices. This great little Sky-Watcher Telescope is ready to go... right out of the box!
Don'''t forget, we carry plenty of Sky-Watcher Accessories, too! Look for Sky-Watcher Telescope Eyepieces and Sky-Watcher Telescope Filters for visual observers! Astrophotography buffs will appreciate Sky-Watcher Photo Adapters and the Sky-Watcher SynGuider!
Sky-Watcher BK MAK102 - 102mm Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope w/ EQ2 Mount Features...
- High-Resolution, diffraction limited optical systems
- Multi-coated to maximize contrast and image sharpness
- Ideal if working space is limited
- Includes everything you need, such as eyepieces, finderscope and star diagonal
- Smooth operating 1.25" rack and pinion focuser accepts all standard accessories
- Lightweight German equatorial mount
- Adjustable height aluminum tripod with accessory tray
- Perfect for both celestial and terrestrial applications
- Great "Grab and Go" telescope and well-suited to the advanced beginner
Sky-Watcher BK MAK102 - 102mm Maksutov-Cassegrain Telescope w/ EQ2 Mount Specifications...
Optical Design: Maksutov-Cassegrains
Focal Length: 1300mm
Highest Practical Power: 204x
Finder Scope: Red Dot Finder*
Focuser Diameter: 1.25"
Diagonal: 1.25" 90 deg. diagonal*
Eye Piece: 1.25" Super 25 and 10*
Tube Weight: 1.93Kgs
Tube Dimensions: 12cm x 28cm
Tube Material: Aluminum
Mount: EQ2 German equatorial
Drive: Manual slow motion cables
Tripod: Adjustable height aluminum
Shipping Weight: 19 Kg
Shipping Dimensions: 103x47x31 cm3SkyWatcher Product Number: 40120