Sky-Watcher StarGate 18" Dobsonian Reflector Telescope - 31070

Sky-Watcher   ——   SKU: SKY-31070
$7,865.00 CAD
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About the Sky-Watcher StarGate 18" Dobsonian Reflector Telescope...

The Skywatcher StarGate-450P 18" f/4.1 Truss Tube Dobsonian is an ultraportable Deep Sky and Planetary SkyWatcher Dobsonian Telescope. If you want the best of both worlds - aperture and portability - this Sky-Watcher Telescope delivers on both counts.


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!



Sky-Watcher StarGate 18" Dobsonian Reflector Telescope Features...


  • The new Sky-Watcher StarGate 450p Dobsonian with its huge 18" aperture provides the ultimate WOW! factor for visual astronomy enthusiasts.



  • Features a newly developed mirror with with glass ribs fused together in an oven, not glued.



  • The elegant and rigid all metal truss-tube design is easily transportable when unassembled and can be assembled ready for use in less than 20 minutes.



  • The mount provides smooth manual operation in both Alt and Azimuth axes.



  • Delivers outstanding performance on Planetary and Deep-Sky targets.



  • Includes a cloth light shroud with supporting ribs.



  • News just in! Skywatcher have confirmed a GOTO upgrade kit for the Stargate 450p is in the pipeline (easy to fit too, it replaces only one side bearing).



Sky-Watcher StarGate 18" Dobsonian Reflector Telescope Specifications...

Magnifications (with Eyepieces supplied): x68 & x190

Highest Practical Power (Potential): x916

Diameter of Primary Mirror: 458mm

Telescope Focal Length: 1900mm (f/4.1)

Eyepieces Supplied: 10mm (1.25") & 28mm (2)

Collimating Eyepiece (1.25")

Dual-Speed 2" Crayford Focuser with 1.25" adaptor

Parabolic Primary Mirror (Patented weight saving design)

120mm Secondary Mirror

9x50 Finderscope

Direct SLR Camera Connection

Alt-Azimuth mount (Metal construction)

31% more Light Gathering than 400mm

Overall Weight 50kg

Sky-Watcher Product Number: 31070