Sky-Watcher 10" Collapsible Dobsonian
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Sky-Watcher 10" Collapsible Dobsonian

A collapsible 10" (254mm) Dobsonian that requires no reassembly the ultimate convenience!
NZ $1,399.00

Telescope Description

A Collapsible Truss-Tube Dobsonian design that requires no reassembly – the ultimate convenience!
Sky-Watcher does it again. An old favorite gets a complete facelift with new features and upgraded components!
The venerable Dobsonian reflector design has recently undergone some important upgrades and improvements: SkyWatcher is pleased to introduce the all-new Collapsible Dobsonian complete with Crayford focuser – the ultimate in large aperture portability and performance.
This elegant truss tube design was carefully engineered to combine ease of use, extreme portability and consistent performance in an affordable package. Unlike other truss tube designs, the SkyWatcher Collapsible Dobsonian does not need to be disassembled between uses. It transports as two compact pieces that can be assembled and ready to use in just seconds! It is easy to collimate once set up, and it holds its collimation throughout the evening!
The bearing system has been redesigned as well. The new SkyWatcher Collapsible Dobsonians feature buttery smooth azimuth bearings. Like the traditional Dobsonians, the new Collapsible Dobsonians feature SkyWatcher’s patented tension adjustment control on the altitude bearings. This eliminates the need and added cost of clumsy counterweight systems to balance the telescope.

To top it off, all of the new Collapsible Dobsonians are shipping with ultra smooth Crayford focusers. 90 degree finderscope is also available
Recommended Usage - Viewing Galaxies/Stars, Viewing Nebulae, Viewing the Moon and other planets 
*5 Years Skywatcher limited warranty*

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Optical Design Newtonian (Parabolic) 
Optical Diameter 254mm 
Focal Length 1200mm 
F/Ratio F/4.7 
Secondary Mirror Diameter 58mm 
Highest Practical Power 508x 
Faintest Steller Magnitude 14.7 
Finder Scope 8X50* 
Focuser Diameter 2" crayford 
Eyepieces 1.25" Super  Plossl 10mm &  26mm 
Tube Weight 15kg 
Tube Dimensions 380(800-1120) 
Shipping Weight 15+18 kg 
Shipping Dimensions 77x67x12 cm3; 97x41x50 cm3


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