SkyWatcher 114/500 AZ-EQ Avant Reflector Telescope
Retail Price $499
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 114/500 AZ-EQ Avant 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 Newtonian reflector design that employs a parabolic primary mirror to collect and focus the light, and a flat secondary mirror to reflect it to the eyepiece. The primary mirror has a diameter of 114mm and a 500mm focal length. The package also comes with a Red Dot finder and 2 eyepieces (10mm, 25mm).
In the box:
|Product Weight (KG)||7.8|
|User Level||For Beginners|
|Highest Practical Magnification||228x|
|Mount Type||AZ-EQ Mount|