New Silver 6" iOptron Reflector Telescope w Computer
150mm (6 inches) concave objective mirror
Focal Length: 1400mm (55 inches)
Plossl 25mm Eyepiece
Plossl 10mm Eyepiece
2x Barlow lens
Dust Free Eyepiece Cleaning Cloth
iOptron SmartStar-E Computer Controlled Telescope Mount (a.k.a. ''The Cube'')
GoToNova Computer Controller with 5,000 Object Database
Heavy Duty Stainless Steel Tripod
AC adapter included. 8 AA cell batteries required for field use. (Batteries not included)
Model Number: 611503-E
Objective Mirror: Concave mirror, hard coated
Lens Clear Aperture: 150mm (6 inches)
Focal Length: 1400mm
Resolving Power: 0.93 arcseconds
Faintest Discernable Object: 12M
Primary Tube Length: 19 inches
Focusing: Rack and pinion focusing
Collimation: Mirror is collimated before shipment. Primary tube has collimation adjustment screws. Collimation aides and instructions are not included.
Plossl 25mm Eyepiece:
- Diameter: 1.25 inches.
- Magnification: 20x - 2x more with the Barlow lens!
- Exit Pupil Aperture: 5mm
- Visual Field: Apparent 40°
Plossl 10mm Eyepiece:
- Diameter: 1.25 inches.
- Magnification: 140x - 2x more with the Barlow lens!
- Exit Pupil Aperture: 1.5mm
- Visual Field: Apparent 43°
Mount: iOptron SmartStar-E
Computer Controller: iOptron GoToNova
Database: 5,000 Celestial Objects
Tripod: Heavy Duty Stainless Steel with Accessory Tray
Power Supply: AC adapter included. 8 AA cell batteries required for field use. (Batteries not included)
Great for Beginners: If you're looking to go on an amazing journey to the stars but don't know where to begin, then this telescope is for you. Beginners love this 6" Computer Controlled Reflector Telescope because it does all the hard work of finding objects in the night sky for you. This telescope package combines the award winning iOptron Cube computerized telescope mount with the premium TwinStar 6" Reflector Optical Tube. You won't find this outstanding combination anywhere else on the market. The iOptron Cube features a built-in computer system with a database of over 5,000 celestial objects. Simply choose the object you want to see using the handheld remote control and the mount will automatically point the telescope right at that object. Similar products featuring this mount come with low quality optical tubes that limit your ability to see certain objects. With the TwinStar 6" Reflector Telescope tube you'll get views so amazing, you might just feel like your standing on the Moon.
A Fantastic Computer Controlled Reflector Telescope: This telescope is ideal for backyard astronomy enthusiasts or beginners with space on the brain. Simply align the telescope with the North Star, choose the object you want to see on the handheld controller and the computerized mount does the rest. With an incredible 150mm (6 inch) primary mirror and a huge 1400mm focal length, this powerful telescope is the perfect high magnification scope for planetary observations. This telescope is ideal for backyard astronomy and is a great introductory telescope if you are serious about learning all about astronomy but want to avoid the hassle of combing the night sky for something cool to see. With it's "short tube" design, this 6 inch scope packs a built-in corrector lens, that provides a longer focal length -- and that means huge magnifications. So, from your own backyard, you'll see tremendous heart pounding detail when viewing even the moon. With planets you can see the rings of Saturn, the polar caps on Mars and the Moons of Jupiter. In dark skies you can see distant nebulae and galaxies as well. Did we mention that all you have to do to see a new object is push a button?
Advanced Motorized Mount: The patented design of the iOptron SmartStar-E Alt-Azimuth Mount, a.k.a. The Cube, is probably the most functional and flexible unit on the market. Both axis motors are built into a small single unit. In addition, there are no "dead spots" -- so you can point your telescope anywhere above the horizon, whereas, other mounts block the telescope tube at certain points of rotation. This mount also comes standard with AC connection. An optional DC adapter is available so you can plug your telescope motor into your car if you're camping or at any remote location. The mount also accepts 8 AA cell batteries for use at home or in the field. (Batteries sold separately.)
Automatic Computer Controlled Star Finding: The revolutionary GoToNova computerized control system is by far the most technologically advanced automated tracking system available on the market today. With a database of 5,000 celestial objects, including all of the most famous galaxies, nebulae, star clusters, not to mention the planets, you'll be able to enjoy star gazing with the simple push of a button. The GoToNova Controller is much easier to use than other similar products. The hand controller is more intuitive with menu categories better organized. It also has a larger LCD screen with more lines of content compared with the competition. Using the easy-to-use hand controller and its large LCD screen, you can easily set up your telescope and select where you want to go.
Great Eyepieces & Tripod: This telescope comes with 2 medium power Plossl eyepieces with storage containers, and a Barlow 2x lens. These eyepieces are perfect for getting started on your deep-space and planetary excursions. Your telescope also comes with a dust-free cleaning cloth and a moon filter designed for reducing moon glare and making surface details more clear. The steel tripod is fully adjustable and allows even taller people to observe the stars without having to crouch down in an uncomfortable position. A handy accessory tray on the tripod makes it easy to keep track of extra eyepieces. Made of 1-inch heavy-duty stainless steel the tripod is sturdy yet elegant, and gives the user unparalleled stability during operation. Solid construction joints keep your mount locked securely.
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Other telescope sellers have a simple policy -- no warranty and "buyer beware." We don't work that way. We carry a complete line of replacement parts for these telescopes and we stock them in our own warehouse. If your telescope is defective, we will send you a new part, or repair any broken ones, or send you a new telescope. If your telescope is damaged in shipment, we will take care of any claims with the carrier, it is not your problem, it's ours. Your replacement parts will ship right away, you won't have to wade through the lengthy insurance claims process. That's our promise. Please notify us within 30 days after you receive the telescope to tell us about any damaged, defective or non-working parts and we will take care of it for you.