Sky-Watcher SW127/1500 Star Discovery Maksutov-Cassegrain
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Sky-Watcher SW127/1500 Star Discovery Maksutov-Cassegrain

Great new Sky-Watcher product, compact, simple to use and with Star Discovery GOTO functionality so finding objects is a breeze!
NZ $1,489.00
incl GST

Telescope Description

The Sky-Watcher Star Discovery 127/1500 Maksutov SD Telescope is a sleek and intuitive computerised telescope that offers great planetary visuals whilst being wonderfully compact and easy to use. Part of the Star Discovery range you can be assured that it has a quality parabolic optical system ensuring that you will be treated to beautiful bright visuals and with a tube length of only 33cm you can't find much better for portability and travel. Take this beauty out to a dark site and be amazed by what this little gem can achieve.

Offering a focal ratio of f/12 this Sky-Watcher telescope is fast and smooth, suitable for anyone looking to start their astronomical journey through the solar system planets. Jupiter and Saturn will be bright and clear and looking at the lunar surface will show bright and crisp visuals of the finer details of our nearest neighbour. 
The Sky-Watcher Star Discovery 127/1500 Maksutov SD Telescope is the ultimate compact telescope that will allow you to delve into the fascinating world of astronomy without the complexities that you run into with larger telescopes.

Let the computerised system take you on a tour of the night sky and be amazed by the clear and sharp visuals that the Star Discovery range has to offer. With a 127mm aperture and a long focal length of 1500mm this scope will perform well for objects near to us such as solar system planets, with deep-sky observations within reach as well. The lenses are multi-coated achromatic in design and with the SynScan database you can be assured that you will never look up at the sky and feel lost again. 

  • 127mm Maksutov Style OTA
  • Skywatcher Star Discovery Mount
  • Hand Controller and Holder
  • 6x30 Finderscope
  • Height adjustable Steel Tripod
  • SynScan Database with 42,000+ objects
  • Accessory Tray
Recommended Usage – Astronomy

Download Star Discovery Manual
*5 Years SkyWatcher Limited Warranty*


OPTICAL DESIGN Maksutov-Cassegrain
Diameter 127mm
Focal Length 1500mm
F/Ratio f/12
EyePieces 1.25” Plossel 10mm, 25mm
Barlow Lens 1.25” 2x Barlow Lens
Focuser Diameter 1.25" opening with 2" adapter
Diagonal 90 Deg Mirror Diagonal
Finderscope 6x30
Tripod & Mount Star Discovery
HandController V4 SynScan Hand Controller
Database Objects 42,000 + Objects
Optical Coatings Fully multi-coated
Tube Weight 5kg


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