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Skywatcher 10″ Collapsible Dobsonian

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A COLLAPSIBLE TRUSS-TUBE DOBSONIAN DESIGN THAT REQUIRES NO REASSEMBLY –THE ULTIMATE CONVENIENCE!

SkyWatcher 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. Even the twelve-inch model can be rotated with just the push of a finger. Like our 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.

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Description

Optical DesignNewtonian (Parabolic)
Lens Material
Diameter254mm
Focal Length1200mm
Scondary Mirror Diameter58mm
F/ratioF/4.7
Highest Practical Power508x
Faintest Steller Magnitude14.7
Resoving Power0.45 arc sec
Finderscope8X50 right angle
Focuser diameter2” with 1.25” adapter
Diagonal
Eyepiece(s)1.25” Super 25 and 10*
Mount TypeDobsonian
Slow-motion Control
Counterweight(s)
Piggyback Bracket
Accessory Tray
Ground Board Diameter¢520×740
Ground Board Weight(s)12.5kg
Motor Drive
Go-to
Tube Weight15kg
Tube Dimension(dia. x length)¢380×(800-1120)
Tripod Height
Shipping WeightTube:15kg, Base:16kg
Shipping Carton Dimensions97x55x40(cm3) / 79x68x13(cm3)

Additional information

Weight33 kg

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