Orion SkyQuest XT4.5 Dobsonian Moon Kit

Orion SkyQuest XT4.5 Dobsonian Moon Kit
  • Compact and lightweight – a perfect Dobsonian reflector telescope for traveling or easy trips to the backyard at home
  • 4.5″ aperture and 900mm focal length provide clear views of lunar craters and plains on the Moon, planets, bright nebulas and galaxies
  • Collects a whopping 260% more light than a typical beginner-level 60mm refractor telescope – which means hundreds more objects will be visible through the Orion SkyQuest XT4.5 Classic Dobsonian
  • Includes two eyepieces (25mm and 10mm focal length Sirius Plossl), 6×26 correct-image finder scope, 1.25″ rack and pinion focuser, collimation cap, eyepiece rack and more!
  • Value-packed kit includes the complete telescope, an Orion 13% Transmission Moon Filter, and an Orion MoonMap 260

With an Orion SkyQuest XT4.5 Classic Dobsonian reflector telescope stargazing is easy and fun for the whole family. Its portable size, innovative design, and point-and-view simplicity make it an extremely user-friendly telescope for beginners and intermediate stargazers alike. The Orion SkyQuest XT4.5 Classic Dobsonian’s Newtonian reflector tube assembly features a big 4.5″ (114mm) diameter light-gathering mirror housed in an enameled steel tube. The 4.5″ Classic Dobsonian is a great telescope for surveying the Moon’s many craters, valleys, and mountains. It’s relatively long focal length and f/8 focal ratio provides well-defined views of Jupiter’s cloud band “stripes” and nearby Galilean moons, not to mention Saturn and its awe-inspiring rings. This telescope is not limited to only view objects in our solar system. The SkyQuest XT4.5 Classic Dobsonian is a great telescope to use while star-hopping among the Milky Way’s diverse star clusters and nebulas. This special Moon Kit includes the complete Orion SkyQuest XT4.5 Classic Dobsonian Telescope, a useful 1.25″ Orion 13% Transmission Moon Filter, and a detailed Orion MoonMap 260. The versatile Moon Filter helps reduce the Moon’s bright glare which can significantly improve contrast of lunar features. The included Orion MoonMap 260 identifies over 260 of the most popular lunar surface features including craters, mountain ranges, valleys, rilles, “seas” and more.

Lowest Price: £236.96
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Orion SkyQuest XT6 Dobsonian Moon Kit

Orion SkyQuest XT6 Dobsonian Moon Kit
  • Perhaps the best beginner Dobsonian reflector telescope you can buy – big 6″ aperture at an amazing price
  • Simple navigation and no need to polar align makes this Dobsonian reflector telescope extremely ease to use for the whole family
  • The 6″ diameter f/8 parabolic mirror is fantastic for Moon and planetary views, and also has enough light grasp for deep-sky viewing of nebulas, galaxies, and star clusters
  • The stable Dobsonian base provides a vibration free image even when viewing at a high powers, and features smooth enough motions to make tracking of celestial objects a breeze
  • Value-packed kit includes the complete telescope, an Orion 13% Transmission Moon Filter, and an Orion MoonMap 260

The SkyQuest XT6 Classic Dobsonian telescope isn’t just good bang for the buck, it’s a supernova of telescope value! It features an expertly figured parabolic mirror housed in an enameled steel optical tube. The tube rides on a stable Dobsonian base that allows easy point-and-view navigation and has a convenient carrying handle. A 1.25 inch Rack-and-pinion focuser, EZ Finder II aiming device, 25mm Sirius Plossl eyepiece (1.25″), and quick-collimation cap are all standard equipment. Setup takes only a minute, leaving the rest of the evening to marvel at the planets, the Moon, and a myriad of deep-sky treasures This special Moon Kit includes the complete Orion SkyQuest XT6 Classic Dobsonian Reflector Telescope, a useful 1.25″ Orion 13% Transmission Moon Filter, and a detailed Orion MoonMap 260. The versatile Moon Filter helps reduce the Moon’s bright glare which can significantly improve contrast of lunar features. The included Orion MoonMap 260 identifies over 260 of the most popular lunar surface features including craters, mountain ranges, valleys, rilles, “seas” and more.

Lowest Price: £249.99
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Seben Moon Filter for telescopes MF1 31.7mm 1.25″

Seben Moon Filter for telescopes MF1 31.7mm 1.25
  • Pure glass
  • Metal frame
  • 1.25″ / 31.7mm

Seben Moon Filter for telescopes MF1 31.7mm 1.25″

Time proven moon filter of very high quality. Its metal frame ensures long durability and its pure glass grants maximum image quality.

Due to its light decreasing effect remarkably bright or light-emitting objects in the sky can be observed with enhanced contrast.

Subtle details which wouldn’t be visible without the moon filter become observable and let you experience the fascination of astronomy.

Contents of delivery:
1 x Moon filter

Lowest Price: £11.99
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