SkyWatcher 102/1300 AZ-EQ Avant Mak-Cassegrain Telescope
Retail Price $649
The new SkyWatcher AZ-EQ Avant now comes with Alt-Azimuth/Equatorial mount configurations. Not only compact and lightweight, but it also provides great stability and precise control via its smooth slow motion controls located on both axes. The slow-motion control knobs can be conveniently positioned at either end of both the R.A. or DEC axis shafts. The tripod has a payload capacity of 3kg.
The SkyWatcher 102/1300 AZ-EQ Avant Maksutov Telescope is a compact and light package that was designed for beginner users. The assembly and operation are simple and user-friendly. The optical tube assembly comes with a Maksutov-Cassegrain design that is ideal for the observation of double-stars, and the surface detail of the Moon and bright planets. The OTA has a diameter of 102mm and a large 1300mm focal length. The package also comes with a Red Dot finder and 2 eyepieces (10mm, 25mm).
In the box:
|Product Weight (KG)||8.25|
|User Level||For Beginners|
|Highest Practical Magnification||204x|
|Mount Type||AZ-EQ Mount|