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Skywatcher 100/900 Star Discovery ED Refractor Telescope

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The Sky-Watcher 100/900 Star Discovery ED Refractor Telescope is a modestly wide-field telescope that offering bright & wide sky in a single view. Without diffraction pattern interference as caused with Newtonian Telescope, this Sky-Watcher 100/900 Star Discovery ED Refractor is able to deliver dramatic coal-black skies, high contrast planetary view and deep sky phenomenon.

  • Modestly Wide-Field Telescope
  • Suitable for Deep Sky Astrophotography
  • ED Schott BK-7 and FPL-53 ED Glass
  • Light Baffled Optical System
  • Metallic High-Transmission Lens Coating
  • A Simple yet Efficient Mount For Telescopes or Cameras
  • Suitable for Time Lapse, Wide View and Panoramas Photography
  • Sky-Watcher 5 Years Limited Warranty

The Sky-Watcher 100/900 Star Discovery ED Refractor Telescope is a modestly wide-field telescope that offers bright & wide sky in a single view. Without diffraction pattern interference as caused with Newtonian Telescope, this Sky-Watcher 100/900 Star Discovery ED Refractor is able to deliver dramatic coal-black skies, high contrast planetary view and deep sky phenomenon.

By using the premium Schott Glass, an FPL-53 ED Glass element and the state of the art multi-coating, Sky-Watcher ED Doublet APO are free from the unfocused violet light (Chromatic Aberration), so the view of bright stars and solar system will come with lesser refractors. Light Baffled Optical System Contrast-enhancing internal light baffles in the tube and focuser drawtube and a specially darkened tube interior to provide dark sky backgrounds and high terrestrial contrast.

A Simple and yet Multi-Purpose Mount
Sky-Watcher Star Discovery Mount is designed to be a simple mount, aims to help beginners to discover the dark sky efficiently and eventually become a tool that able to fulfil your passion toward Astronomy. To be a multi-purpose Mount,

Star Discovery Mount
is not only designed to drive a telescope, it is also a platform for cameras and video recorders. Perfect for lightweight astrophotography, time lapse photography, wide view and panorama photography, video panning and many more activities. Come with more on both axes, the Sky-Watcher Star Discovery Mount can be driven point to point accurately in no time and able to pinpoint any celestial object. Any night sky object will be in the centre of the field of view in no time or frame the specific scene exactly as you like with your camera.

This Star Discovery Mount is upgradeable by the latest SynScan Ver. 4 GOTO Handset. This handset allows you to drive the your mount to any celestial object selected from its huge 42,000+ database, including Messier, IC, NGC and Caldwell Catalogues, Planets, Named Stars, Double Stars, Variable Star and even Astronomer Defined objects like new comets.

In the Box:

  • Sky-Watcher 100 ED OTA
  • Star Discovery Mount Head
  • Star Discovery Tripod
  • V4 SynScan Hand Controller
  • Hand Controller Cord
  • PC Connection Cord
  • Finder scope Mount
  • Finder scope 6x30mm
  • Compass
  • Hand Controller Bracket
  • 90 Degree Mirror Diagonal
  • 1.25″ 2x Barlow Lens
  • 1.25″ 10mm Plossl Eyepiece
  • 1.25″ 25mm Plossl Eyepiece
  • Instruction Manual
  • Screwdriver (Phillips head)
Optical Design ED Apochromatic Refractor
Diameter 100mm
Focal Length 900mm
F/Ratio F/9.0
Highest Practical Power 160x
Finder Scope 8x50mm
Focuser Diameter 2″ dual speed, crayford
Diagonal 2″ 90 deg. Dielectric Diagonal with 1.25″ adapter
 

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