SkyWatcher Black Diamond ED100 Doublet Refractor Telescope - OTA
View the Solar System in HD style on a clear night with transparent skies. Simply turn your SkyWatcher ED100 Telescope to the Crescent Moon, the Apennine Mountains snap into razor-sharp focus revealing a cornucopia of jagged mountain ridges, canyons, and numerous small craters in ultra high definition.
Reveal the gas giant - Jupiter with SkyWatcher ED100 Doublet Refractor. Observe the Jupiter's swirling equatorial bands in high-definition with festoons, and tonality within the bands. The great spot is clearly visible, discreetly contrasted from the surrounding Jovian landscape. Prominent deep-space nebula yield improved definition in gaseous outer extensions. Stars in globular clusters resolve to pinpoints. This is just the beginning of an incredible journey of exploration possible with a SkyWatcher Black Diamond ED100.
Metallic High-Transmission Lens Coatings (MHC)
Each air-to-glass lens surface has been coated by SkyWatcher's proprietary MHC. An anti-reflection metallic coatings which ensure optimum light-transmission approaching 99.5%.
Light-Baffled Optical Systems
The objective lens cell of this SkyWatcher Black Diamond ED100 is light-baffled to reduce stray & unfocused light to insure optimum contrast. The interior of the tube is flat blackened to prevent unfocused internal light reflections from reaching the focal plane.
Precision 2” Crayford Focuser
This precision 2" Crayford Focuser is mechanically ultra-smooth and backlash-free, offers you a fine and ultra-fine focusing adjustments.
The optical tube material is rolled steel, powder-coated reflective gloss black with gold fleck accent. The front and back cells are cast-aluminum painted white & black.
Telescope Tube Attachment Hardware
The optical tube comes with attachment hardware that allows it to be securely fastened to any SkyWatcher Mount. The quick-release tube rings provided with Black Diamond ED100 are cast-aluminum, painted white.
In the Box:
1.25" Focuser Adaptor
8x50 Finderscope with Bracket
Eyepiece - 5mm, 20mm
Tube Ring Attachment to Any SkyWatcher Mount