TS Optics StarScope - 114/900mm Beginner Telescope with EQ3 mount and tripod - a powerful telescope with all the accessories you need for a wonderful start in Astronomy. The classic beginner's telescope in its latest generation offering a particularly sturdy mounting and tripod. In many other telescopes of this class an undersized mount is used to "simulate" a cheap price, but the performance of an undersized mount will seriously limit the usefulness of the telescope as a whole!. Ideal for beginners who want to have a telescope that offers years of fun of observing but still on a budget.
These are but some of the many advantages of the StarScope. This telescope is a hot recommendation for beginners. The value for money is superb!
With this telescope you can see:
An often overlooked detail of particular importance. The focuser's job is to hold the eyepiece ("magnifying lens") in place and move it into focus for a sharp image. The eyepiece defines the magnification you get. The Starscope has a standard 1.25" focuser, as a result you can choose from hundreds of optional accessories available for 1.25" .
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|Type of build||Newton|
|Focal length (mm)||900|
|Aperture ratio (f/)||7,9|
|Limit value (mag)||12,1|
|Light gathering capacity||270|
|Max. useful magnification||230|
|Tube weight (kg)||3|
|Tube construction||Full tube|
|Type of build||Gear rack|
|Connection ( to eyepiece)||1,25"|
|Type of build||EQ-3|
|Max. tripod height (cm)||120|
|1.25'' eyepieces||K 25mm, K 10mm|
|Total weight (kg)||10|
Area of application
|Moon & Planets||yes|
|Nebulae & galaxies||yes|