Product Code: 1524199

Sky-Watcher Explorer-300PDS Parabolic Dual-Speed Newtonian Reflector OTA

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Sky-Watcher Explorer-300PDS 305mm (12") f1500 Parabolic Dual-Speed Newtonian Reflector Optical Tube Assembly. The new Sky-Watcher EXPLORER-300PDS Newtonian Reflector incorporates the same superb mirror-set as the Explorer-300P but with two significant advantages. A Dual-Speed 10:1 ratio focuser is now included for excellent focusing precision. Also the tube length has been slightly shortened to optimise performance for prime-focus photography.Even better performance for astro-photography and visual use can be achieved when used in combination with Sky-Watcher's Newtonian coma corrector (Product Code 20233). Please note this is an Optical Tube Assembly only, mount and tripod are available separately.

Sky-Watcher Explorer-300PDS Features:

  • Magnifications (with eyepieces supplied) x53.5
  • Highest Practical Power (Potential) x610
  • Diameter of Primary Mirror 305mm
  • Telescope Focal Length 1500mm (f/4.9)
  • Eyepieces Supplied 28mm LET (2"/50.8mm)
  • 9x50 Finderscope
  • Parabolic Primary Mirror
  • 2" (50.8mm) Dual-Speed 10:1 Crayford Focuser
  • 0.5mm Ultra-Thin Secondary Mirror Supports
  • Supplied with Tube Rings and Losmandy type dovetail bar
  • 44% more Light-Gathering than 250mm

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Product Specification

Eyepiece 1 28 mm LET(Long Eye Relief)
Focal Length [mm] 1500
Highest Practical Magnification [x] 600
Included Accessories 28 mm LET eyepiece, 9x50 Finderscope, Tube Rings, Mounting Bar
Magnification With Eyepieces Supplied [x] 53.5
Mount Type Optical Tube Assembly Only
Optical Design Parabolic Newtonian
Tripod Weight [kg] 18.0
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This option comprises term loan with a choice of repayment plans over:

  • 12 months
  • 24 months
  • 36 months

No deposit is required. However you can pay an optional deposit of not less than 10% of the total amount if you choose.

The balance of the finance agreement is payable directly to Barclays Partner Finance in equal monthly instalments by monthly direct debit. The direct debit payments will commence at the end of the first month following receipt of your goods. The interest rate charged is 14.9% APR. Late payment and early repayment penalties apply; full details of these will be provided in the loan agreement pack.

  12 Months 24 Months  36 Months 
Cash price  £899.00  £899.00  £899.00
Deposit £0.00 £0.00 £0.00
Loan Amount £899.00 £899.00 £899.00
Monthly Instalment 11 x £85.51 23 x £45.72 35 x £32.54
Final Instalment £85.56 £45.76 £32.63
Total Amount Repayable £1,026.17 £1,097.32 £1,171.53
Representative 14.9% APR 14.9% APR 14.9% APR

Are you eligible for finance?

In order to apply you must fulfill the following criteria:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be in full-time work (16 hours or more a week), retired, or in receipt of disability allowance
  • Earn at least £6,000 a year
  • Have been a UK resident for three years or more
  • Have a mobile phone number
  • Have an email address
  • Have a UK bank account from which Direct Debits can be taken
  • Have no outstanding County Court Judgements (CCJs)

Note: All applicants will be subject to a credit reference check by the lender.

Credit is subject to application and status. Warehouse Express Ltd trading as Wex Photo Video act as credit broker and not the lender. Barclays Partner Finance act as the lender.

How does it work?

Where a qualifying product is added to your basket, the full value of your basket, including any accessories purchases, will be eligible for interest free credit. This is subject to the value of the additional products not exceeding the value of the qualifying product. No deposit is required and payments will be collected by direct debit in monthly instalments, the first instalment being collected 30 days after shipment of the product.

What will I receive from the finance provider (lender)?

Barclays Partner Finance will send a loan agreement pack approximately four weeks after delivery of the goods, confirming that the account has been activated and, from this point, it is possible to make repayments against the loan.

For further information on how our finance product work, see our Finance help section.

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3. Complete the Barclays Online Application form. Make sure you have your bank details at hand.

Once your application has been accepted, usually within minutes, we will immediately dispatch your equipment.

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Product Code: 1524199-wex Manufacturers Part Number: 10222