Skywatcher Mak 180 Pro

 

 

Sky-Watcher Skymax 180 PRO Superb 180mm optics with one quality 2" eyepiece, 9x50 finder and 2" diagonal provide excellent results for discerning observers, compact large aperture optical tube ready to attach to standard mounts such as the EQ5 and EQ6. Enjoy exceptional views with this large aperture Mak, ideal for high resolution planetary observers who want Apo type performance in a compact tube. Unlike SCT designs the Maksutov rarely if ever requires collimation and due to the small central obstructions excells at high contrast planetary, lunar and double star observation. Magnifications with eyepieces supplied: x96 Highest Practical Power (Potential): x540 Diameter of Primary Mirror: 180mm Telescope Focal Length: 2700mm (f/15) Eyepieces Supplied (2”): 28mm 9x50 Finderscope & Bracket 2”/50.8mm Star Diagonal Dovetail Mounting Bar

Plato

The crater Plato and the northern regions. Image taken with a Skywatcher Mak 180 Pro and ZWO ASI224MC camera. Captured in Sharpcap Alignment in AS3 Processing in Photoshop CS6......Imaged by the author



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Sky-Watcher Skymax 180 PRO

 

Superb 180mm optics with one quality 2″ eyepiece, 9×50 finder and 2″ diagonal provide excellent results for discerning observers, compact large aperture optical tube ready to attach to standard mounts such as the EQ5 and EQ6. Enjoy exceptional views with this large aperture Mak, ideal for high resolution planetary observers who want Apo type performance in a compact tube. Unlike SCT designs the Maksutov rarely if ever requires collimation and due to the small central obstructions excells at high contrast planetary, lunar and double star observation.

Magnifications with eyepieces supplied: x96

Highest Practical Power (Potential): x540
Diameter of Primary Mirror: 180mm
Telescope Focal Length: 2700mm (f/15)
Eyepieces Supplied (2”): 28mm9x50 Finderscope & Bracket
2”/50.8mm Star Diagonal
Dovetail Mounting Bar                 

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