Antares 114 mm Newtonian Reflector on Equatorial Mount - 511EQ

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Regular price $425.00 CAD

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  • SKU ANT-511EQ

Introducing the Antares 4.5" Newtonian Telescope: Precision Engineering for Serious Stargazers

The Antares 4.5" Newtonian Telescope, equipped with a manual Equatorial Mount, represents a significant leap in astronomical observation for the amateur astronomer. This instrument is not merely an entry-level telescope; it is a gateway to the cosmos, designed with precision and durability in mind.

Key Features of the Antares 511EQ

  • Superior Optics: The 4.5" aperture of the Newtonian Telescope offers remarkable clarity and light-gathering capacity, enabling detailed observation of celestial objects. 
  • Equatorial Mount: The manual Equatorial Mount is engineered for precise tracking of celestial objects as they move across the sky, a feature that any seasoned astronomer will appreciate.
  • High-Quality Eyepiece: The included 14 mm Antares eyepiece, with its long eye relief, and 90 degree apparent field  is a testament to quality, offering comfortable and immersive viewing experiences.
  • Enhanced Viewing with 3x Barlow Lens: The fully multicoated 3x Barlow lens triples the magnification of any 1.25" eyepiece, revealing finer details in celestial objects.
  • Practical Accessories: The red dot finder simplifies the process of locating objects, while the Moon filter allows for detailed lunar observation without excessive brightness.
  • Robust and Adjustable Tripod: The aluminum tripod is both sturdy and adjustable, suitable for a variety of observation positions and locations.

    • Planetary Observation: Witness the majestic rings of Saturn, the prominent bands and moons of Jupiter, and the distinct phases of Venus and Mars. The resolving power of this telescope brings the details of these planets into sharp relief.
    • Deep Sky Exploration: The telescope excels in unveiling the mysteries of deep space. Nebulae, galaxies, and star clusters are within reach, revealing their intricate structures and colors. The Orion Nebula, Andromeda Galaxy, and the clusters in the Hercules and Perseus constellations are just a few of the deep-sky objects that can be observed.

The Antares 511EQ: A Cut Above

Designed in Canada, the Antares 511EQ stands apart from many beginner telescopes. Its components are predominantly glass and metal, ensuring durability and a superior observational experience. This is a true newtonian reflector, not a 
bird jones style of instrument. 


  • Manufacturer: Antares
  • Model: 511EQ
  • Type: Newtonian Reflector Telescope 
  • Aperture: 4.5" (114 mm)
  • Focal Length: 500 mm
  • Mount: Manual Equatorial Mount
  • Included Accessories: Red-Dot Finder, 14 mm eyepiece 1.25" (90 degree apparent field) , 3x Multicoated Barlow lens 1.25" , Moon Filter.
  • 1 year manufacture warranty