Focus Scientific

Sky-Watcher Black Diamond 114mm (4.5\") Reflector Telescope

We receive a lot of requests for telescopes that are small enough to take camping, that don't take up a lot of storage room. How do you avoid compromising performance, or affordability?

This best-selling highly portable telescope offers good performance at a reasonable price.

Features

  • Parabolic primary mirror to focus all light rays to a common focal point
  • Easy-to-use red-dot finderscope
  • Sturdy variable height Aluminum tripod
  • Equatorial mount keeps objects in the eyepiece by adjusting a single control
  • Motor upgradeable
  • Includes "The Beginners Guide to Using Telescopes" written by our knowledgeable staff.

Specifications

  • Aperture: 114mm (4.5")
  • Focal Length: 500mm
  • Focal Ratio: f/4.4
  • Mirror Type: Parabolic
  • Focuser: 1.25" rack and pinion
  • Eyepieces: 25mm (20x) and 10mm (50x) Modified Achromat
  • Barlow lens: 2x
  • Finderscope: Red dot, powered by CR2032 battery (included)
  • Mount Type: EQ1 Equatorial with flexible slow-motion controls
  • Tracking Motor: Available (sold separately)
  • Polar Finder: Not available
  • Camera Capable:
    • USB imagers
    • All-in-one cameras via universal digital camera adapter
    • DSLR/SLR (requires Barlow with T-thread and T2 ring)
    • Above cameras and adapters sold separately
    • Piggyback adapter built-in
  • Total Weight: 8.1kg (18lbs)
  • Color: Black with Metal flake tube
  • One year warranty