Orion StarMax 127mm EQ Mak-Cass
SKU ID #381652
The Orion StarMax 127mm EQ Mak-Cass Schmidt-Cassegrain w/UHTC by Orion is a great intermediate telescope .While the Orion StarMax 127mm EQ Mak-Cass Schmidt-Cassegrain may take a bit longer to learn and need some set-up or adjustments, its excellent optics and robust features will allow an enthusiast to grow into the hobby. This Orion StarMax 127mm EQ Mak-Cass Schmidt-Cassegrain is a great all-purpose telescope that employs a combination of lenses and mirrors to produce images with superior optics good for lunar, planetary, and terrestrial observation. Compact and portable, easy to use, durable, and practically maintenance free, they are a great choice as they also come at a reasonable price.Features & Benefits:
With its performance and quality optics along with ease of setup and portability, the StarMax 127mm is ideal for the intermediate astronomer. Add the optional EQ-3M single and dual-axis electronic drives for hands-free tracking.For the discriminating observer who wants performance and quality optics as well as portability and easy set-up, the StarMax 127 EQ is the telescope of choice. Its Maksutov-Cassegrain optical design and big 127mm (5") aperture deliver bright, high-resolution images in a tube only 14.5" long! The StarMax 127 EQ's light-gathering power gives faint deep-sky objects distinctly more "presence" in the field of view, and for vivid planetary and lunar study, its long 1540mm focal length (f/12.1) permits magnifications upwards of 250x with optional eyepieces. Internal tube baffling and multi-coatings on the meniscus lens maximize image contrast and brightness. The StarMax 127 package includes our beefy AstroView equatorial mount with adjustable aluminum tripod, a 25mm Sirius Plossl eyepiece (1.25"), mirror star diagonal, 6x26 correct-image finder scope, and padded case. One-year limited warranty.
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