The Sky-Watcher Skyhawk-1145P SynScan AZ GoTo Telescope hand control allows you point your telescope at a specific object, or even tour the night sky at the touch of a button. The menu system allows automatic slewing to over 42,900 objects. It uses the Two-star or Brightest star alignment system. This telescope is so user friendly that even an inexperienced astronomer can master its variety of features in a few observing sessions.
It features the Pointing Accuracy Enhancement (PAE) feature and Unknown Object Indentification feature, with pointing accuracy up to 10 arc min. Tracking Rates: Sidereal, Lunar, Solar.
Other features are:
Slewing Speeds: 1.0x, 2.0x, 16x, 32x, 64x, 128x, 400x, 500x, 600x, 800x
Tracking Mode: Dual Axis Tracking
This telescope with its superb Parabolic optics provides excellent all-round performance for both the observation of the Moon and Planets, and Deep-Sky objects. It is now supplied as standard with x2 Barlow Lens.
Magnifications (with optics supplied): x20, x40, x50 & x100
Highest Practical Power (Potential): x228
Diameter of Primary Mirror: 114mm
Telescope Focal Length: 500mm (f/5)
Eyepieces Supplied (1.25"): 10mm & 25mm
x2 Deluxe Barlow Lens (1.25") with camera adaptor
Parabolic Primary Mirror
0.5mm Ultra-Thin Secondary Mirror Supports
1.25" Rack & Pinion Focuser
SynScan AZ GoTo Computerised Alt-Azimuth HD Go-To Mount
Power Requirement: 12v DC Power Supply (Tip Positive) or AA Batteries (not supplied)
Stainless Steel Tripod with Accessory Tray