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- 6” (152 mm) Dobsonian-style Newtonian
- 1200 mm focal length (f/8)
- 2” single-speed rack-and-pinion focuser with 1.25” adaptor
- Super 25 & 10mm 1.25” eyepieces
- 6×30 finderscope
- Solid rocker-mount with Teflon bearings and tension clutch for altitude
- Teflon bearing for azimuth
The Sky-Watcher Traditional Dobsonian Telescope 153mm/1200mm (6″) has a “paraboloidal” primary mirror to eliminate spherical aberration and a four-arm, secondary- mirror bracket with fine supports (0.5mm thick), to reduce diffraction spikes and light loss. In addition, this models include a 2″ focuser with a 1.25″ adapter, allowing the use of either eyepiece size. This models also include the new feature-tension control handle.
|Mirror Coatings||94% Aluminum|
|Primary Aperture (mm)||152|
|Focal Length (mm)||1200|
|Secondary Obstruction (by diameter)||16%|
|Secondary Obstruction by Area||3%|
|Light Gathering (compared to next size down)||40%|
|OTA Length (Retract/Ext.)||44.5"|
|OTA Outer Diameter||7.125"|
|OTA Weight (with accessories)||15|
|Dob Base Weight||25|
|Dob Base Measurements||29"x20.5"|
|Zenith Eyepiece Height||45"|
|Included Finder||6x30 Finder|
|Included Eyepieces||25/10 Super (modified Kellner)|
|Magnification w/ Included Eyepieces||48x/120x|