RRP £229 Sky-Watcher Explorer-130M (EQ2) Motorised Newtonian Reflector Telescope
Product Code: 1524210

Sky-Watcher Explorer-130M (EQ2) Motorised Newtonian Reflector Telescope

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Sky-Watcher Explorer-130M (EQ2) 130mm (5.1") f/900 Motorised Newtonian Reflector Telescope. The Sky-Watcher EXPLORER range are standard Newtonian reflectors of excellent quality and versatility, ranging in aperture from a respectable 130mm to an incredible light-gulping 300mm aperture, catering for astronomers of all levels. Whether your interest is Deep-, the Moon and Planets, or a combination of both, the EXPLORER range offers excellent all round Diffraction-Limited performance. Tube material : Aluminium.

Sky-Watcher Explorer-130M Features:

  • Magnifications (with optics supplied): x36, x72, x90, x180
  • Highest Practical Power (Potential): x260
  • Diameter of Primary Mirror: 130mm
  • Telescope Focal Length: 900mm (f/6.92)
  • Eyepieces Supplied (1.25"): 10mm & 25mm
  • x2 Barlow Lens
  • Red Dot Finder
  • EQ2 Equatorial Mount
  • R.A. Motor Drive (D.C.) with Multi-Speed Handset
  • Aluminium Tripod with Accessory Tray
  • 30% more Light Gathering than 114mm

EQ2 Equatorial Mount:

The EQ2 Equatorial Mount is suited to both beginners and experienced astronomers. It offers very good stability and the tall, fully adjustable aluminium tripod with large accessory tray is a real plus. This mount features 360º slow-motion tracking gears on both the right ascension and declination axes with flexible controls. Dual metal setting circles allow location of objects by their R.A. and DEC. coordinates. A separate latitude adjustment aids in polar alignment. An optional D.C. Motor Drive can be installed to the R.A. axis for auto-tracking purposes.

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Product Specification

Diagonal None Supplied
diameter 130
Eyepiece 1 25 mm
Eyepiece 2 10 mm
Finderscope Red-Dot Finder
Focal Length 900
Focal Ratio (f/) 6.92
Highest practical magnification 260
Included Accessories 10 & 25 mm eyepieces, x2 Barlow Lens, Red-Dot Finder, EQ2 Mount and Tripod, R.A. Motor Drive (D.C.) with Multi-Speed Handset
Magnification with eyepieces supplied (x) 36, 72, 90, 180
Mount type Motorised
Optical design Newtonian
Manufacturer Link Sky-Watcher
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Product Code: 1524210-wex Manufacturers Part Number: 10713